Googles mission Organize the worlds information and make it universally accessible and useful.
Agenda Trend 1: Social media Trend 2: Cloud computing Trend 3: Measuring results
AmeriCorps National Best Practices Conference Trend 1: Social media
Whats social media? Social media New media Social networking Web 2.0 Viral video Mashups Feeds Streams Conversation?
The implicit values of social media Favors: o Sharing and re-sharing o Openness and transparency o Participation and re-mixing o Immediacy o Directness, authenticity Disfavors: o Hierarchy o Intermediaries Snags: o Privacy o Copyright
U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill asks: What should our priorities be for the Subcommittee on Contracting Oversight? Invite meaningful participation: Google Moderator
More social tools for your blog/site: Friend Connect
Broadcast your cause: YouTube Custom YouTube channel with your branded banner and increased upload capacity Listing in non-profit category and in promoted video areas Google Checkout badge to increase donations http://www.youtube.com/nonprofits (US/UK only)
Drive traffic to your site: Google Grants Place your nonprofit ad next to Google search results Extend your message to target audiences on target issues Recruit donors and supporters Respond rapidly to developing issues http://www.google.com/grants Our online contributions have quadrupled, and our website sign-ups have increased ten-fold. - AdoptADoctor.org
Old-school but still useful: Google Groups Discussion groups o Web pages o File upload Mailing lists E-mail newsletters Subscribe to our newsletter
Collaborating like its 1999: Pain and frustration Rachel John Bob Sally Version 1.1 Version 1.2 Version 1.3 Version 1.4 Revision 1.0 John Bob Sally Version 2.1 Version 2.2 Version 2.3 Revision 2.0 ???
Google Apps Easy collaboration Everyones on the same page Maintain your own.org e-mail addresses Import and export documents in common formats Offline access Free Gmail Calendar Documents Spreadsheets Forms Presentations Sites
Google Sites for internal sites/wikis Coordinate your internal teams for important projects and events Embed documents, spreadsheets, presentations, photos, videos, etc. Invite your team members to update the site with their info