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“(Here are) the raw material of facts and thoughts, wood, as it were, so called from the multiplicity and variety of the matter contained therein.”
From Ben Jonson’s Commonplace Book

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A cheat sheet for images on social media

A new year means it's a good time to take care of some housekeeping. After taxes and getting used to writing 2016 on everything (thankgoodness checks are largely a thing of the past), the next obvious item on everyone's list is to make sure their social media game is on point. 

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Drupal and Avectra

Over the past few years, EchoDitto has done some of our coolest work in an area widely neglected by other development firms: integrations between Drupal and Avectra. Case in point: Scouts.ca.

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Quick Tip: Convio Custom CSS Page Wrappers

Convio Luminate is one of the most popular constituent relationship management (CRM) software systems used by non-profits. This post details how you can use external custom CSS and/or JavaScript to "skin" the look of a Convio-hosted page (like a petition or survey).

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Weekly Web Round Up - Oct. 12

A couple of reality-check items came up in our reader this week. Those of us who do this work, either on the service or the client end, spend our days living within the confines of our screens.

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Leave no Google Grants on the table

Google Grants for AdWords are one of the greatest gifts given to nonprofits by the great and powerful Google. Like so many equally useful sweaters from grandma, they are all too often ignored or not used to their potential.

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First Presidential Debate Tech Roundup

Tonight, Americans tuned in to their favorite broadcasting channels to listen to President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney debate, bearing witne

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I know where you were last night, part deux

Back when I first wrote about the location tracking features in Apple's mobile operating system, iOS6 was just a glimmer in Steve Job's Tim Cook's eye.

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Introducing Camellia Network

At Echo & Co. we like to imagine a venn diagram representing our ideal project, where one circle is the criteria that the project is technically innovative and the second circle is the criteria that the project be in line with our social change values.

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Juan González's picture

Balancing Community Building with Audience Engagement

Two weeks ago, the gaming firm ArenaNet launched one of the most highly-anticipated video game titles in years, Guild Wars 2.

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Weekly Web Round Up - Aug. 31

There were lots of big things happening on the web this week. Here are a few of the items we were reading about.

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Three ways to get Drush on OS X

As I've said before, we love drush. It's hard to imagine doing Drupal work without it.

I see you like to read printed material. You should check out Nicco's book The End of Big: http://endofbig.com