Flickr Photo Archive – Getting Started

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The Getting Started guide walks you through the processes to create your account at Flickr, install the Uploader app so it will automatically upload new photos to Flickr and use the Camera Roll to quickly organize them into Albums.

Scribd is having upload issues so while they are being resolved you can download a copy of the guide here.

Flickr Photo Archive – Getting Started is a PDF document approximately 15.4 MB in size.

Why Your Society Needs A Content Plan

In today’s society, managing public information means a lot more than press releases to local media and phone calls to your membership. In addition to the society web site, there’s social media networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus along with photo-sharing and video-sharing platforms. How are you going to deal with all of this?…

Flickr Photo Archive Series

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The Flickr Photo Archive Series continues to grow. This guide looks at Flickr’s new Camera Roll and how to use it to quickly process and organize photos uploaded to Flickr. The Search guide has also been updated and a new Getting Started guide will be added this week. These and other useful guides can be…

Society Evernote: Board Meetings

Evernote’s collaboration features make it a great tool to streamline a lot of board functions. By posting minutes, reports and proposals as notes then taking advantage of Evernote’s Work Chat function, board members can review, edit, ask questions and suggest changes well before the meeting begins. Then, during the meeting, all that’s needed is a quick…

Tumblr Adds Messaging

This week Tumblr is rolling out an interesting new text messaging feature. You’ll know you have messaging capabilities when you see the face icon in your toolbar. Mobile users need to update their apps. This is a “slow” rollout so you might not see the icon yet. Not to worry. All you need is an invitation and you’ll…

Going Mobile

I’m writing this on an iPad Air using the Logitech BLOK Keyboard Case and WordPress for iPad. I find I’m spending more time on my iPads (I still have my iPad Mini) than I do on my desktop. The Mini is not only my reader of choice, but also an amazing presentation tool. Writing on…

Society Evernote: Organizing the Board

Evernote offers a number of features that can make life easier for your society’s board and staff. From streamlining board meetings to facilitating document reviews to providing an accessible information center, Evernote can help. To get started, you will need at least one Evernote premium account ($50/year) for the board. A premium account has larger…

Organize Writing Projects In Ulysses

Ulysses [Mac – $49.99, iPad – $19.99] is an impressive writing platform yet quite easy to master. Unlike Scrivener, where every writing project is a separate file, Ulysses creates a library package that contains all your writing projects. This package is very similar to the library used in Photos. When a project package is saved in iCloud and you…