Top 30 charity chief executives on social media announced
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7 Nov 2014 | Kirsty Weakley

Charity chief executives are communicating more effectively through social media, according to Simon Blake, who judged the top 30 leaders.

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The Post Office has become the first UK organisation to allow Twitter users to donate to charity through a tweet, with proceeds going to BBC Children in Need.

Charities must not let the backlash against the Samaritans Radar app put them off new technologies

Kirsty Weakley thinks the backlash to the Samaritans’ web application is unfair and worries it might discourage other charities from dreaming up innovative uses for technology.

JustGiving launches free guide to raising money using social media

JustGiving and social media consultancy Social Misfits Media have launched a guide to how charities and social enterprises can use social media to reach more people and raise more money.

Samaritans takes legal advice over controversial Twitter monitoring app

Samaritans has said that it has sought further legal advice about its Samaritans Radar Twitter app and is satisfied that it complies with data protection legislation, but that it will take on board any advice from the Information Commissioner’s Office.

NGOs need to look more closely at expense claims from their staff, in particular from UK staff based overseas as expatriates, and from staff who travel from the UK to field offices and projects overseas.

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Samaritans pulls controversial Twitter Radar app

Samaritans has suspended its Twitter monitoring application a week and a half after it launched, for “further consideration” following criticism from online campaigners.

Data from controversial Samaritans app to be deleted

Samaritans has promised that all data collected by its Twitter monitoring app will be deleted and the charity will respond individually to people who expressed concern.

'Be careful what you say and don't be boring on social media'

Don’t be too serious on social media and be prepared to pay for premium services, delegates at yesterday’s Charity Technology Conference heard.

OSCR launches new website

The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator has launched a new website which includes a new search function.

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