Kickstarter is a for profit online fundraising mechanism. Nonprofits who engage in online fundraising could stand to learn a thing or two from the platform about keeping donors engaged.

Dawn at the Woodrow Wilson Bridge with a nice mirro on soft, calm water.

This Anacostia River water plant was built in the early 20th century as a slow sand filter plant. A sign there says it was DC’s first water station.

I often walk my dog on the paths in Dyke’s Marsh bird sanctuary. It is a serene beautiful place to see, particularly early in the morning

Image by Orin Zebest Much has been said about Pepsi’s falling market share and its social media driven Refresh cause marketing effort. Extremists have dubbed Pepsi Refresh as the iconic symbol of failure for social media as a marketing mechanism. Like many conversations about social media, this view is too simplistic. It fails to acknowledge several key issues, including product […]

Many of you know I volunteer as a weekly blog writer and social media advisor for Live Earth. But my commitment will go farther this Spring as I participate in the Live Earth Run for Water on April 18. No small commitment from me, because though I am a gym rat and partake in cardio five times a week, I […]