Last Chance to Enter the IdeaSpace Challenge

Civil society and development workers, technologists, and entrepreneurs! Do you drive your friends and coworkers crazy with all your wacky ideas for saving the world? Well, now’s the time to prove that your rants are more than just a lot of hot air. Enter the IdeaSpace Challenge. Conceived by The RootSpace the Lebanon host of […]

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A Short Station Identification Break

The first phase of our Social Media for Social Change project came to a close last week with the premiere of Linking Lebanon, a short video about how digital activists are using social media for advocacy and activism. You can watch it here. So bear with us for the next couple of weeks as we […]

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Get Yours Now! DigiActive’s Guide to Facebook Activism—in Arabic

The Social Media Exchange is proud to announce the publication of the first of its social media guides, an Arabic translation of DigiActive’s Introduction to Facebook Activism by Dan Schultz. (Click on the image to download the guide). A second guide, Facebook Pages for NGOs, Nonprofits, and Civil Society Organizations by SMEX’s own Moustafa Ghaddar […]

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Make Way for Arabic Twitter!

Since there are a number of Arab users on Twitter but there are a lot more that do not use the micro-blogging network due to the barrier of language, Artwitter.com is using the Twitter application to deliver an interface in Arabic that supports right to left entry of tweets. There aren’t many options available right […]

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