So I've volunteered to take the lead in putting together a 15 minute presentation to CBE staff in both offices (during our Statewide Staff Mtg via teleconference) and want to get some feedback from folks on what should be covered. Any materials I should distribute beforehand? I want to share some of the tools we learned about, and the great ideas around integrating technology into organizing and other organizational work.
Archived tips provide helpful pointers for grassroots organizers on using technology. These tips were written many years ago and may be outdated. All PowerBase releated tips can be found on the PowerBase Tips Page.
How do you get the emails to automatically go to a specific folder?
I'd like to get an overview of best practices -- small and large -- that have genuinely helped move organizing campaigns forward. What numbers of people were mobilized & what impact did that have on your campaign outcomes? Was the impact worth the investment in technology or would a lower tech solution been just as good?
What are the applications of Google Maps API [http://www.google.com/apis/maps/]?
Has anyone used it in their own organizations? or know of others that use it online?
Some of what I would like to know is, how have others used Google Maps:
... face-to-face (in meetings, newsletters)?
... online (website, emails)?
GIS, Google maps, Google earth, etc...