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Affiliated Donors, Targeted Fundraising
By Tom Watson on November 24, 2008 | One Comment

More than a decade ago, when I first began to consider how great causes might be integrated into the wildly-expanding but still new commercial Internet, the big dream among marketers was contextualization. Surf “content” about, …

To Increase the Scope and Impact of the Citizen Sector
By Tom Watson on September 16, 2008 | One Comment

Tomorrow, I’m hosting a small working lunch at Changing Our World for Social Actions, the terrific online social venture that sometimes asks me for advice. We’ll have folks from Meetup,,, DonorsChoose, Idealist, ModestNeeds …

One Widget, 20 Platforms, Your Blog, Infinite Ways to Change the World…
By Tom Watson on August 20, 2008 | No Comment

Congrats to the Social Actions team on the launch of their new widget, which recommends ways to take action on behalf of causes related to the content of any web page. Tailor-made for blogs (and …

What's in a Name: Why 'CauseWired'?
By Tom Watson on August 6, 2008 | No Comment

The book’s title has one thing going for it – it tends to make people curious. “CauseWired, eh?” they’ll say, perhaps rubbing a chin or two. “What’s it about?” The easy answer is “the rise …

Mashing Microphilanthropy
By Tom Watson on August 3, 2008 | One Comment

Plug-ins and widgets get released every day on the social web, but I think Friday’s release of the new Social Actions DonorsChoose plug-in for Wordpress is an important milestone in peer-to-peer online social activism. For …

Wanted: Development Ideas for Online Social Activism
By Tom Watson on July 10, 2008 | 3 Comments

The industrious team over at Social Actions – that would be founder Peter Deitz and new arrival Joe Solomon – has created a wiki to collect ideas around what applications, mash-ups, and tools to build …

Live From New York…It's CauseWired!
By Tom Watson on March 9, 2008 | No Comment

We’re rolling out CauseWired in panel discussion form at the fifth annual Summit onPhilanthropy in New York on Tuesday. Joining me to discuss the topic (what else?) “CauseWired: Plugging In, Getting Involved, Changing the World” …


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