#TSDIGS TWITTER CHAT W @CAUSES @TECHSOUP - TRANSCRIPT

1.25.11

7:01 pm

TechSoup:

We're excited to have Susan Gordon @susangordo from @Causes the FB application w us. #TSDigs

7:02 pm

TechSoup:

Before get going, reminder, Digital Storytelling Challenge is open thru Jan 31st! Already seeing lots great entries. #tsdigs

7:02 pm

penguinasana:

Joining in on the TweetChat w/ @causes on digital storytelling #tsdigs

7:02 pm

Akhtarbad:

RT @TechSoup: Before get going, reminder, Digital Storytelling Challenge is open thru Jan 31st! Already seeing lots great entries. #tsdigs

7:03 pm

TechSoup:

Check out #TSDigs tags on YouTube, Flickr and Delicious. More on the challenge http://tiny.cc/tsdigs#tsdigs

7:03 pm

causes:

Hi everyone - glad to be joining you all for a lively discussion on digital storytelling with @TechSoup#TSDigs

7:03 pm

buffyb:

waves to penguin :) #tsdigs #tsdigs

7:03 pm

jessicadally:

Joining in on the TweetChat w/ @causes on digital storytelling #tsdigs

7:03 pm

TechSoup:

@causes Thanks for joining us! Want to kick us off with our first question? #tsdigs

7:04 pm

suzboop:

Welcome to the final chat on #digitalStorytelling w/ @causes. hope yr all working on submissions for challenge http://tiny.cc/tsdigs #tsdigs

7:04 pm

causes:

alright folks so Q1 to kick us off: What are some of your favorite cause related videos? #TSDigs

7:04 pm

crisismappers:

RT @TechSoup: #Storytelling chat w @causes starting in 10min! Join viahttp://tweetchat.com/room/tsdigs or tag #tsdigs. Topics: http://bit.ly/tsdigschat3

7:04 pm

buffyb:

oops on the double tagging, darn forgot it's added #tsdigs

7:05 pm

kg:

joining @techsoup #TSDigs chat w @causes! http://bit.ly/tsdigschat3

7:05 pm

gmcknight:

Our own cause related video is http://tinyurl.com/5vukjv8 for Earth Day #tsdigs

7:06 pm

penguinasana:

We got 4 more story Challenge submissions already today! #tsdigs

7:06 pm

buffyb:

@suzboop yes almost ready to hit submit button for Bridges :) #tsdigs

7:07 pm

Akhtarbad:

RT @suzboop: Welcome to the final chat on #digitalStorytelling w/ @causes. hope yr all working on submissions for challenge http://tiny.cc/tsdigs #tsdigs

7:07 pm

TechSoup:

RT @causes: alright folks so Q1 to kick us off: What are some of your favorite cause related videos? #TSDigs

7:08 pm

jessicadally:

RT @suzboop: Welcome to final chat on #digitalStorytelling w/ @causes. hope yr working on submissions http://tiny.cc/tsdigs #tsdigs

7:08 pm

causes:

Great video #gmcknight. Other cause related videos you like? Funny, touching, inspiring? Here's 1 of my faves: http://bit.ly/2kUiXn #TSDigs

7:09 pm

gmcknight:

Another good cause is the Bottle Water video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKnyCdbzo60#tsdigs

7:11 pm

suzboop:

@muttville has a great #digitalstory in their video http://www.muttville.org/video it's my favorite Cause related video of all time #tsdigs

7:11 pm

buffyb:

@causes 1 of my favs is for Nonprofit Commons in Second Life does this count?http://npsl.wiki.techsoup.org/ #npsl #tsdigs

7:11 pm

jessicadally:

sarah silverman the great schlep! Funny is good if done well. #tsdigs

7:13 pm

TechSoup:

@tweetchat seems to be buggy, or is it just us? or twitter? Anyone else having issues? #Tsdigs

7:13 pm

buffyb:

Fav vid from last challenge http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VIj8BzYlE1E 30 Ways to Create Peace @causes #tsdigs

7:13 pm

causes:

Making it funny works. But what if your cause isn't funny? Anyone have examples of heart-wrenching, educational, or moving videos? #TSDigs

7:14 pm

TechSoup:

@buffyb Of course that counts! Thanks Buffy! /kg #TSDigs

7:14 pm

buffyb:

@techsoup @tweetchat yes having to hit update a lot #tsdigs

7:14 pm

suzboop:

@jessicadally ttlly agree w/u about @sarahksilverman http://www.thegreatschlep.com/ Very Effective use of humor in Cause-related vid #tsdigs

7:15 pm

realize_ink:

Tuning in a bit tardy for #tsdigs w @causes

7:16 pm

causes:

Here's another one of my favorites - from @dariusgoeswest during the Causes America's Giving Challenge: http://bit.ly/gtFsHt #TSDigs

7:16 pm

TechSoup:

@realize_ink No worries! Things little slow to start, twitter/tweetchat seem to be crashy. /kg #TSDIGS(Welcome, Rabia!)

7:17 pm

dogoodbiz:

RT @TechSoup: #Storytelling chat w @causes starting in 10min! Join viahttp://tweetchat.com/room/tsdigs or tag #tsdigs. Topics: http://bit.ly/tsdigschat3

7:17 pm

gmcknight:

Good cause related video needs to have a call to action #tsdigs

7:19 pm

causes:

Q2: What are ways/platforms people are using to spread their digital story through social media? #TSDigs

7:19 pm

buffyb:

RT @suzboop: @muttville has a great #digitalstory in their video http://www.muttville.org/video my fav Cause related vid of all time #tsdigs

7:19 pm

TechSoup:

RT @causes: Q2: What are ways/platforms people are using to spread their digital story through social media? #TSDigs

7:20 pm

broksas:

RT @causes: Here's another one of my favorites - from @dariusgoeswest during the Causes America's Giving Challenge: http://bit.ly/gtFsHt #TSDigs

7:20 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

FWIW, this is a great google group - googlefornonprofits-discuss@googlegroups.com #tsdigs #tsdigs

7:22 pm

Dynette:

RT @jessicadally ttlly agree w/u about @sarahksilverman http://www.thegreatschlep.com Very Effective use of humor #tsdigs

7:23 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

Q2: I find twitvid and twitpic very helpful - will use during our annual fundraiser luncheon... #tsdigs

7:23 pm

penguinasana:

There's always the q of whether one story can cover multiple org. priorities--how do you balance this?http://bit.ly/f9T87t #tsdigs

7:23 pm

causes:

Hey @richardcasson use the #TSDigs hashtag to be part of the chat.

7:24 pm

causes:

Social media allows videos/photos to be viewed in the context of a community of action-takers, which is important to motivate action #TSDigs

7:24 pm

buffyb:

@causes Q2= Bridges for Women use newsletter, FB and free office from #techsoup at Nonprofit Commons, we're small np #techsoup #tsdigs

7:24 pm

TechSoup:

If using TweetChat for today's #TSDigs chat, it's a bit buggy. If not seeing @causes tweets, pls follow them & rec use Twitter directly

7:24 pm

penguinasana:

I think it's esp. helpful 2 use Fbook to spread video, but blogging works well too--good 2 have spaces 4 community 2 comment & react #tsdigs

7:25 pm

WEARESTORIED:

RT @causes: Social media allows videos/photos to be viewed in the context of a community of action-takers, which is important to motivate action #TSDigs

7:25 pm

indevisual01:

RT @causes: Social media allows videos/photos to be viewed in the context of a community of action-takers, which is important to motivate action #TSDigs

7:25 pm

causes:

Here's an example of telling a story using videos/photos while in the context of a community of action-takers:www.causes.com/thecove #TSDigs

7:26 pm

TechSoup:

@NeighborhoodCtr Used Instagram at all? @Bbravo just did a great post on. http://bit.ly/fjmVUT#tsdigs

7:26 pm

causes:

Has anyone here tried designating a group of people as their "media sharers" who spread new videos/photos when you produce them? #TSDigs

7:27 pm

DaniilKarp:

Hey @penguinasana you're totally right! Social media is all about connecting with your network in multiple spaces. #tsdigs

7:27 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

@TechSoup @Bbravo Tried, but I think it's just for iPhone? :( We have blackberries here. #tsdigs

7:28 pm

causes:

RT @TechSoup: If using TweetChat for today's #TSDigs chat, it's a bit buggy. If not seeing @causestweets, pls follow them & rec use Twitter directly

7:28 pm

richardcasson:

@causes: OK. Attempt two. This vid, 'Inspiring Action', from @greenpeace is a favourite of mine -http://bit.ly/Oh4R5 #TSDigs

7:28 pm

gmcknight:

Make sure you test your content for viewing on mobile #tsdigs

7:28 pm

healthpolicygrp:

RT @NeighborhoodCtr: FWIW, this is a great google group - googlefornonprofits-discuss@googlegroups.com #tsdigs #tsdigs

7:29 pm

healthpolicygrp:

RT @TechSoup: Check out #TSDigs tags on YouTube, Flickr and Delicious. More on the challengehttp://tiny.cc/tsdigs #tsdigs

7:29 pm

buffyb:

RT @DaniilKarp: Hey @penguinasana youre totally right! Social media is all about connecting with your network in multiple spaces. #tsdigs

7:29 pm

Dynette:

Agree but if ppl follow u on Facebook, Twitter, & LinkedIn, they get inundated w/the same message over & over! How do u handle this? #tsdigs

7:29 pm

buffyb:

Good point! RT @gmcknight: Make sure you test your content for viewing on mobile #tsdigs

7:29 pm

suzboop:

@NeighborhoodCtr thanks for letting me know about @googlegroups googlefornonprofits-discuss Just joined! #tsdigs

7:30 pm

mog4:

RT @amyrsward: Join the #tsdigs conversation about digital storytelling for causes with Susan Gordon of @causes - http://bit.ly/gnDKHS

7:30 pm

jessicadally:

RT @buffyb: Good point! RT @gmcknight: Make sure you test your content for viewing on mobile #tsdigs

7:30 pm

TechSoup:

RT @causes: Here's an example of telling a story using videos/photos while in the context of a community of action-takers:www.causes.com/thecove #TSDigs

7:31 pm

causes:

I like that one @richardcasson, @Greenpeace certainly knows how to SHOW you why their work is important #TSDigs

7:31 pm

richardcasson:

RT @gmcknight: Good cause related video needs to have a call to action #tsdigs <- Agreed. Suprising how many don't even have a URL at end.

7:32 pm

ArtClassAria:

RT @causes: Here's an example of telling a story using videos/photos while in the context of a community of action-takers:www.causes.com/thecove #TSDigs

7:32 pm

suzboop:

What are mobile video apps for @droid? I know abt qik. Anyone used it for storytelling? What's diff btw streaming vid & video calls? #tsdigs

7:32 pm

causes:

YouTube lacks a community context - has anyone successfully bridged the gap from YT to your community (Causes, FB, website)? How? #TSDigs

7:32 pm

buffyb:

RT @causes: an examp of telling story using videos/photos while in the context of community of action-takers:www.causes.com/thecove #tsdigs

7:33 pm

kg:

@Dynette Great point/question. I usually try to be conscious of how much/many times ask. Sometimes just frankly ask if too much. :) #tsdigs

7:33 pm

pslutsky:

RT @causes: YouTube lacks a community context - has anyone successfully bridged the gap from YT to your community? How? #TSDigs

7:33 pm

DaniilKarp:

@pslutsky What do you think? #TSDigs

7:34 pm

penguinasana:

Reminds me of good pt made on the webinar: if you use mobile for pic/video make sure high-quality or will not scale well #tsdigs

7:34 pm

jamiebillingham:

I'm late, has Animoto been discussed yet? #tsdigs

7:34 pm

Dynette:

@kg Are you saying not to send same message to all platforms? I know I have some of same followers but also different ones on each. #tsdigs

7:35 pm

Dynette:

@jamiebillingham No, please do as I started looking at Animoto this past week. #tsdigs

7:35 pm

realize_ink:

This video's rather sad, but true + very powerful: http://bit.ly/fXvczc Took me three tries to get thru it - kept tearing up. #TSDigs

7:35 pm

gmcknight:

@jamiebillingham I use the full access Animoto account #tsdigs

7:36 pm

TechSoup:

@causes Esp since YouTube seems to have removed groups. We've sinced noticed @vimeo has groups, and will be experimenting there. #tsdigs

7:36 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

@gmcknight @jamiebillingham Ah yes, we use @animoto too! Love it! and free for NPOs #tsdigs

7:36 pm

buffyb:

@causes a great example of a cause vid for #fouryearsgo http://vimeo.com/11813622 #tsdigs

7:37 pm

jamiebillingham:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=623TBaY9AqY animoto vid from community consultation process, awesome #tsdigs

7:37 pm

buffyb:

Time I looked at this...RT @NeighborhoodCtr: @gmcknight @jamiebillingham Ah yes, we use @animoto too! Love it! and free for NPOs #tsdigs

7:37 pm

causes:

@Dynette, I hear nonprofits' fear of inundating their supporters more than I hear supporters complain that they're begin inundated. #TSDigs

7:38 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

YouTube has always been disjointed from our fb, flickr, twitter activities. Always a manual process to link to it. #tsdigs

7:38 pm

jamiebillingham:

@gmcknight yes, free pro version for non-profs, gotta like that #tsdigs

7:38 pm

dogoodbiz:

Re: media sharers @causes I targeted 2 active content sharers in blog series by thanking them. Worked well. http://ow.ly/3K4a8 #TSDigs

7:38 pm

penguinasana:

It seems the community part of YouTube seems to just come when videos are shared on other platforms #tsdigs

7:39 pm

healthpolicygrp:

RT @penguinasana: Reminds me of good pt made on the webinar: if you use mobile for pic/video make sure high-quality or will not scale well #tsdigs

7:39 pm

buffyb:

WOW @animoto! RT @jamiebillingham: @gmcknight yes, free pro version for non-profs, gotta like that #tsdigs

7:39 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

Our @animoto examples: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MBeVk_zJmEg andhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0xrH8QFpq8s #tsdigs

7:40 pm

TechSoup:

Another great entry to digital storytelling #tsdigs Challenge from Danville Historical Societyhttp://bit.ly/f856fK

7:40 pm

penguinasana:

Example of animoto video that @kg made for digital storytelling event http://bit.ly/tsdigs-v #tsdigs

7:40 pm

gmcknight:

I tried to get a free pro version last from Animoto and they did get it #tsdigs

7:40 pm

TechSoup:

@realize_ink On that note, @causes and I were talking abt use of what types of stories to highlight.. @causes, Q3? :) #tsdigs

7:40 pm

realize_ink:

@Dynette I think it's impt to chat w folks differently. Platforms vary thus msgs should vary too to be in line w platform etiquette. #tsdigs

7:40 pm

jamiebillingham:

@buffyb @animoto @gmcknight they were quick to respond to request too, no forms, a reall email, i like that personal edge #tsdigs

7:40 pm

causes:

great example @penguinasana don't just post and watch the view #s. ENGAGE viewers by replying to their comments and discuss w/them #TSDigs

7:41 pm

jamiebillingham:

Has anyone figured out how to use storified? #tsdigs

7:41 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

We get summer interns and let them create on @animoto - easy and we have tons of vids out of it now. #tsdigs

7:41 pm

gmcknight:

@NeighborhoodCtr @animoto This is not the pro but the full access, it is still branded with Animoto logo and only 380 p #tsdigs

7:41 pm

jamiebillingham:

RT @NeighborhoodCtr: We get summer interns and let them create on @animoto - easy and we have tons of vids out of it now. Cool idea! #tsdigs

7:42 pm

penguinasana:

Great example of integrating community into video is www.thatsnotcool.com ; it lets youth interact w/ video #tsdigs

7:42 pm

DaniilKarp:

RT @causes: great example don't just post and watch the view #s. ENGAGE viewers by replying to their comments and discuss w/them #TSDigs

7:42 pm

causes:

Q3:What type of content do u think spreads on social media? Many popular videos on Causes r surprisingly gruesome (eg. child abuse) #TSDigs

7:42 pm

TechSoup:

@NeighborhoodCtr @Bbravo Yes, think right. Hmm, hopefully @instagram (and similar) will become more widely ava to more devices. #tsdigs

7:43 pm

buffyb:

Great idea! RT @NeighborhoodCtr: get summer interns and let them create on @animoto - easy and we have tons of vids out of it now. #tsdigs

7:43 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

@gmcknight @NeighborhoodCtr Really? We have downloaded High Res versions when thru before. The logo does come at the end. #tsdigs

7:43 pm

penguinasana:

@jamiebillingham i bet @storified could help answer your ? on how to use it #tsdigs

7:43 pm

jessicadally:

RT @causes: great example dont just post and watch the view #s. ENGAGE viewers by replying to their comments and discuss w/them #tsdigs

7:43 pm

realize_ink:

RT @causes: Q3:What type of content do u think spreads on social media? Many popular videos on Causes r surprisingly gruesome (eg. child abuse) #TSDigs

7:43 pm

causes:

another way to frame Q3: What is more effective/best practice, highlighting positive or 'gruesome' stories? #TSDigs

7:43 pm

jamiebillingham:

I'd like to use QR codes as a way to share digital stories around the community. Anyone have advise/exp. in that? #tsdigs

7:44 pm

Dynette:

@realize_ink Can you give examples of how you would tailor a message depending on same platform? ie. to share a video abt ur cause #tsdigs

7:44 pm

jamiebillingham:

RT @jessicadally: RT @causes: great example dont just post and watch the view #s. ENGAGE viewers reply & discuss w/them #tsdigs

7:44 pm

gmcknight:

@NeighborhoodCtr, the pro version drops the Animoto logo and provides with HD or 1080p #tsdigs

7:45 pm

realize_ink:

Q3: Vid is like all comms - msgs shld be tailored & tap viewers values/resonate. Two sides to every story (or more!) - tell 'em all.#TSDigs

7:45 pm

gmcknight:

I approach my Soundslides, Animoto and Video very differently in providing a message #tsdigs

7:45 pm

jamiebillingham:

@penguinasana @jamiebillingham @storified I hope so, I keep getting lost in the process. Love the idea but clearly I need help #tsdigs

7:45 pm

penguinasana:

I think We End Violence does great job of using humor to convey importance of disturbing topichttp://bit.ly/hvsHmO #tsdigs

7:46 pm

dogoodbiz:

Imp. if you use interns for public messaging that they are clear of message and staff person oversees before it goes live #tsdigs

7:46 pm

buffyb:

@jamiebillingham @animoto that is so good to hear, my np is drowning with funding cutbacks so any free offers gladly accepted! #tsdigs

7:46 pm

mog4:

#digitalstories from community members to promote community engagement in Waleshttp://bit.ly/evSyaO all freeware based #tsdigs

7:46 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

We use slideshare.net as well - get new eyes to see photo-heavy prezs #tsdigs

7:47 pm

DaniilKarp:

@gmcknight, can you expand on how your approach differs? #TSDigs

7:47 pm

buffyb:

another grt tip! RT @gmcknight: Dont forget plain audio and send it to PRX for free distribution to radio #tsdigs

7:47 pm

causes:

#itgetsbetter is a great example of supporter-created videos -who has other examples of asking your community to tell their stories? #TSDigs

7:47 pm

gmcknight:

We need to find digital/storytellers as a defined job description for an organization #tsdigs

7:47 pm

realize_ink:

@Dynette U've gotta figure out why ppl care abt ur cause. Diff ppl will hv diff reasons. Create multiple vids 4 1 cause. Make sense? #tsdigs

7:47 pm

dogoodbiz:

RT Yes @gmcknight: Dont forget plain audio and send it to PRX for free distribution to radio. link:http://www.prx.org/ #tsdigs

7:47 pm

buffyb:

will check this out ty RT @NeighborhoodCtr: We use slideshare.net as well - get new eyes to see photo-heavy prezs #tsdigs

7:47 pm

veterus:

RT @causes: Has anyone here tried designating a group of people as their "media sharers" who spread new videos/photos when you produce them? #TSDigs

7:47 pm

healthpolicygrp:

MT @jamiebillingham: How use #QRcodes.. to share digital stories around the community? Anyone have advise/exp. in that? (+1!) #tsdigs

7:48 pm

penguinasana:

Hard to build community on YouTube when users can't post videos to a community channel; requires admin making playlist #tsdigs

7:48 pm

jamiebillingham:

@buffyb @animoto oh, i hear that. lotsof great start-ups offering free for nom-profs but still need time to create #tsdigs

7:48 pm

healthpolicygrp:

RT @dogoodbiz: RT Yes @gmcknight: Dont forget plain audio and send it to PRX for free distribution to radio. link: http://www.prx.org/ #tsdigs

7:48 pm

gmcknight:

@DaniilKarp Soundslides is SWF format good, Animoto is Video, Video is Video. All require a different strategy to produce a message #tsdigs

7:48 pm

causes:

RT @realize_ink: Uve gotta figure out why ppl care abt ur cause. Diff ppl will hv diff reasons. Create multiple vids 4 1 cause. #TSDigs

7:49 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

@buffyb @jamiebillingham May be some more free resources to help you I wrote up -http://www.scribd.com/doc/44545094/501c3-501cFREE #tsdigs

7:49 pm

TechSoup:

@causes A3: Personal stories and appeals. Impressed with #itgetsbetter campaignhttp://www.itgetsbetter.org/ #lgbt #tsdigs

7:49 pm

buffyb:

agree RT @jamiebillingham: @animoto oh, i hear that. lotsof great start-ups offering free for nps but still need time to create #tsdigs

7:50 pm

buffyb:

@NeighborhoodCtr nice! ty for sharing #tsdigs

7:50 pm

causes:

My favorite stories on Causes are often in Birthday Wishes. Here are 2 great examples:http://bit.ly/gJJk61 and http://bit.ly/e1voRS #TSDigs

7:50 pm

jamiebillingham:

@penguinasana re admin - I cheat, use gmail acc. so many com members can access, its a work around having 1 admin #tsdigs

7:51 pm

jamiebillingham:

@NeighborhoodCtr @buffyb awesome, thanks! #tsdigs

7:51 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

Great recap of a presentation somewhat on this topic I did last Nov http://bit.ly/dHF8rQ with free resources for NPOs links #tsdigs

7:51 pm

causes:

I often Tweet good stories from my personal Twitter handle too: @susangordo #TSDigs

7:51 pm

gmcknight:

How to and Comedy are the favorites in Youtube. Rather than guilt laden messaging #tsdigs

7:51 pm

healthpolicygrp:

RT @NeighborhoodCtr: We get summer interns and let them create on @animoto - easy and we have tons of vids out of it now. #tsdigs

7:52 pm

penguinasana:

@jamiebillingham good idea! i'm all about the workarounds. :) #tsdigs

7:52 pm

healthpolicygrp:

RT @causes: great example @penguinasana don't just post and watch the view #s. ENGAGE viewers by replying to their comments and discuss w/them #TSDigs

7:52 pm

DaniilKarp:

Agree w @gmcknight, each online platform is a different community. The language, voice, & approach need to change 2 reflect this. #tsdigs

7:52 pm

buffyb:

RT @NeighborhoodCtr: Great recap of a pres somewhat on this topic I did last Novhttp://bit.ly/dHF8rQ, free resources for NPOs links #tsdigs

7:52 pm

TechSoup:

RT @causes: #itgetsbetter is a great example of supporter-created videos -who has other examples of asking your community to tell their stories? #TSDigs

7:52 pm

suzboop:

@causes regarding "media Sharers" we made a "friendly tweeters" list of ppl who tweet abt us & ppl who have listed us,to DM & share #tsdigs

7:52 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

Good to know! RT @gmcknight: How to and Comedy are the favorites in Youtube. Rather than guilt laden messaging #tsdigs

7:52 pm

gmcknight:

Why don't we have simple Cause Related Wordpress templates? #tsdigs

7:52 pm

penguinasana:

RT @NeighborhoodCtr: Great recap of presentation somewhat on topic I did http://bit.ly/dHF8rQ w/ free resources for NPOs links #tsdigs

7:53 pm

GEECStweets:

RT @mog4: #digitalstories from community members to promote community engagement in Waleshttp://bit.ly/evSyaO all freeware based #tsdigs

7:54 pm

jessicadally:

RT @NeighborhoodCtr: Great recap of presentation somewhat on topic I did http://bit.ly/dHF8rQ w/ free resources for NPOs links #tsdigs

7:54 pm

causes:

Cool! RT @suzboop: we made a "friendly tweeters" list of ppl who tweet abt us & ppl who have listed us,to DM & share #TSDigs

7:54 pm

jamiebillingham:

@DaniilKarp @gmcknight >online pltfms being diff., agreed &in some cases your audience is also, in some cases not. Know thy peeps #tsdigs

7:55 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

do you know @gmcknight - Are there some wp.com video templates to do crowdsourcing video or campaign on the cheap? #tsdigs

7:55 pm

jamiebillingham:

RT @gmcknight: Why dont we have simple Cause Related Wordpress templates? I use Ning for comm engagement/cause #tsdigs

7:55 pm

realize_ink:

@gmcknight Comedy does work. Absolute favorite of 2010 = @Oxfam Collection:http://bit.ly/hNYGgm #TSDigs

7:56 pm

buffyb:

Here's a vid Bridges had made to show off our dedicated staff, a feel-goodiehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5xduzi_5Es #techsoup #tsdigs

7:56 pm

causes:

Here's a good example of storytelling leading to fundraising success:http://www.causes.com/campaigns/144545 #TSDigs

7:57 pm

healthpolicygrp:

RT @realize_ink: @gmcknight Comedy does work. Absolute favorite of 2010 = @Oxfam Collection:http://bit.ly/hNYGgm #TSDigs

7:58 pm

gmcknight:

@NeighborhoodCtr I know that some paid video templates with WP are worth considering. We are going to use one for REELFOOD #tsdigs

7:58 pm

buffyb:

RT @gmcknight: How to and Comedy are the favorites in Youtube. Rather than guilt laden messaging #tsdigs

7:58 pm

jessicadally:

RT @buffyb: Heres a vid Bridges had made to show off our dedicated staff, a feel-goodiehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5xduzi_5Es #tsdigs

7:58 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

@buffyb Very cool, I like that style! #tsdigs

7:58 pm

healthpolicygrp:

RT @suzboop: What are mobile video apps for @droid? I know abt qik. Anyone used it for storytelling? What's diff btw streaming vid & video calls? #tsdigs

7:59 pm

realize_ink:

Simple brilliance. Amen! RT @jamiebillingham: Know thy peeps #tsdigs

7:59 pm

kg:

@pwcarey personal & professional worlds overlapping. many examples, but at this *exact* second: @susangordo @realize_ink #TSDigs :)

7:59 pm

buffyb:

RT @GEECStweets: RT @mog4: #digitalstories from commmembers to promote comm engagement in Wales http://bit.ly/evSyaO freeware based #tsdigs

7:59 pm

ArabellasAngst:

RT @causes: Here's a good example of storytelling leading to fundraising success:http://www.causes.com/campaigns/144545 #TSDigs

8:00 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

@healthpolicygrp @realize_ink @gmcknight @Oxfam Any stats on comedy getting not just more views, but also more $ than emo vids? #tsdigs

8:00 pm

jamiebillingham:

@inef hey, same here, saw you had sick kidlet, same this side of ocean. am late for work, catch up later? Check out #tsdigs, way cool group!

8:00 pm

buffyb:

@NeighborhoodCtr thanks, me too! #tsdigs

8:01 pm

gmcknight:

@NeighborhoodCtr A recent Cdn. study on marketing demonstrated that comic ads produced the best results #tsdigs

8:01 pm

buffyb:

RT @causes: Here's a good example of storytelling leading to fundraising success:http://www.causes.com/campaigns/144545 #TSDigs

8:02 pm

suzboop:

RT @causes: Here's a good example of storytelling leading to fundraising success:http://www.causes.com/campaigns/144545 #TSDigs

8:02 pm

realize_ink:

@NeighborhoodCtr No stats here. But really boils down to your audience. Humor may spark action beyond $. Wld like stats, too, though #tsdigs

8:02 pm

mog4:

community engagement thru sustainable #digitalstorytelling http://bit.ly/dLdP1s participatory media from the "digitally excluded" #tsdigs

8:02 pm

buffyb:

RT @jessicadally: RT @causes: great example dont just post and watch the view #s. ENGAGE viewers by replying to their comments and discuss w/them #tsdigs

8:03 pm

His_Sonshine:

RT @causes: Here's an example of telling a story using videos/photos while in the context of a community of action-takers:www.causes.com/thecove #TSDigs

8:03 pm

buffyb:

RT @gmcknight: @NeighborhoodCtr A recent Cdn. study on marketing demonstrated that comic ads produced the best results #tsdigs

8:03 pm

NeighborhoodCtr:

Meeting time, but I'll catch up on what happened in the tweetchat later! This has been useful. #tsdigs

8:03 pm

realize_ink:

@gmcknight Got a link to that study? Cheers! #tsdigs

8:03 pm

buffyb:

RT @realize_ink: Simple brilliance. Amen! RT @jamiebillingham: Know thy peeps #tsdigs

8:04 pm

TechSoup:

We're wrapping up! RT @causes Take-away ? - How are you measuring the impact of your stories? #TSDigs #tsdigs

8:05 pm

TechSoup:

@causes Thanks again Susan for being with us today! And everyone participating in the final live twitter chat for #TSDigs!

8:05 pm

gmcknight:

Measured in views, comments, actions, phone calls etc #tsdigs

8:06 pm

gmcknight:

@realize_ink give me a minute to look it up #tsdigs

8:06 pm

kanter:

RT @kg: @kanter RT? :) Join @susangordo @causes @techsoup for #TSDigs chat on storytelling & causes today 11am PST http://bit.ly/tsdigschat3

8:06 pm

buffyb:

@techsoup @causes TakeAways: tweetchat is fun intense informative, same as last one, also informal learning a bonus! #tsdigs

8:06 pm

realize_ink:

Cheers @causes @techsoup et al for great chat! #TSDigs

8:07 pm

realize_ink:

@gmcknight Thanks #tsdigs

8:07 pm

socialbrite:

Follow the tweets at #TSDigs for nice convo w/ @susangordo, Director of Nonprofit Services for Causes.com (just ended).

8:07 pm

gmcknight:

Marketing study and humour, see Age of Persuasion , CBC Podcasthttp://ageofpersuasion.wordpress.com/ #tsdigs

8:07 pm

buffyb:

@techsoup, thanks again for all you do my np could not exist without you! hugs across the wires #npsl #tsdigs

8:07 pm

penguinasana:

Thanks everyone for great twetchat today. Looking forward to seeing your story http://tiny.cc/tsdigs-c #tsdigs

8:08 pm

jessicadally:

RT @penguinasana: Thanks everyone for great twetchat today. Looking forward to seeing your storyhttp://tiny.cc/tsdigs-c #tsdigs

8:08 pm

TechSoup:

Last day to submit your #digitalstory is 1.31! Already seeing some great entries! Enter:http://tiny.cc/tsdigs-c #tsdigs

8:09 pm

realize_ink:

RT @TechSoup: Last day to submit your #digitalstory is 1.31! Already seeing some great entries! Enter: http://tiny.cc/tsdigs-c #tsdigs

8:09 pm

gmcknight:

Thanks everyone, happy to be in side, still cold here #tsdigs

8:09 pm

buffyb:

RT @TechSoup: Last day to submit your #digitalstory is 1.31! Already seeing some great entries! Enter: http://tiny.cc/tsdigs-c #tsdigs

8:10 pm

deepgreendesign:

RT @WiserEarth: Submit a digital story to @TechSoup Digital Storytelling challenge,win big prizes,help yr org http://t.co/BrbK9ev #tsdigs

8:10 pm

buffyb:

@gmcknight thanks u r brilliant! #tsdigs

8:13 pm

ladyhello:

RT @causes: Take-away ? - How are you measuring the impact of your stories? Comments, $ donated, or # of ppl into your ongoing community? #TSDigs

8:13 pm

ladyhello:

RT @causes: Here's a good example of storytelling leading to fundraising success:http://www.causes.com/campaigns/144545 #TSDigs

8:13 pm

healthpolicygrp:

RT @socialbrite: Follow the tweets at #TSDigs for nice convo w/ @susangordo, Director of Nonprofit Services for Causes.com (just ended).

8:13 pm

buffyb:

buffyb if anyone wants a tour of #techsoup Free virtual office space pls send me private tweet, come join us :) #tsdigs #tsdigs

8:13 pm

FY_EYE:

RT @causes: #itgetsbetter is a great example of supporter-created videos -who has other examples of asking your community to tell their stories? #TSDigs

8:16 pm

jessicadally:

RT @causes: #itgetsbetter great example of supporter-created videos - other examples of asking your community to tell their stories? #tsdigs

8:16 pm

buffyb:

@causes: will be measuring all of Comments, $ donated, or # of ppl into your ongoing community looking for signs of growth #tsdigs

8:18 pm

buffyb:

RT @TechSoup: @causes Thanks again Susan for being with us today! And everyone participating in the final live twitter chat for #TSDigs!

8:19 pm

tweetingdonal:

RT @WiserEarth: Submit a digital story to @TechSoup Digital Storytelling challenge,win big prizes,help yr org http://tiny.cc/tsdigs #tsdigs

8:20 pm

buffyb:

Whew I love @techsoup tweetchats head spinning with gr8 info now off to absorb and action :) #tsdigs#npsl