To get started in social media, you read what’s out there, what others are doing. The list is a short-cut to good information, specific to social good.
New York, NY (PRWEB) September 08, 2011
Values-driven organization, such as social enterprises and nonprofits, now have a short cut to the best information about how to use social media to bring about social change. It’s Ventureneer’s list of Top 25 Social Media for Social Good Blogs.
The list is the latest effort by Ventureneer to make social media accessible, user-friendly, and easy to implement for nonprofits and values-driven businesses. It will also lessen information overload. Rankings were based on readability, relevance to social good, and value of social media information given.
“To get started in social media, you read what’s out there, what others are doing. The list is a short-cut to good information, specific to social good,” said Geri Stengel, founder of Ventureneer.
The riches of social media as outreach, advocacy, and marketing tools are just beginning to be tapped by nonprofits and social enterprises, Stengel said. Following the blogs on Ventureneer’s Top 25 list will inspire organizations with the power of social media as well as provide practical tips on using them.
Ventureneer created a badge for those on the list so readers can immediately see that the blog’s content is among the best for organizations that want to change the world.
Ventureneer connects values-driven small business owners, social entrepreneurs, and nonprofit leaders with the knowledge they need to make the world a better place and to thrive as businesses. At Ventureneer, entrepreneurial and nonprofit training and advice are practical, accessible and affordable. With Ventureneer, people learn new skills, collaborate with peers, develop solutions to real-world problems, get one-on-one help from experts, and access the information needed to make better decisions for an organization.