Facebook can be used as a powerful campaigning and fundraising tool. You need to choose whether a Facebook Group or a Facebook Page is going to be best for your campaign. This blog post helps you choose, and shows you how to start a facebook page or group.
You have a large supporter base of interested people visiting your website. If you recommend them a book, they will pay attention and possibly buy it. If they do, you will get a percentage from Amazon.
Why use Twitter for activism?
Twitter is a powerful tool for reporting events as they happen. Events surrounding the Iranian election may have gone unreported to the outside world were it not for Twitter. Activists can, and should, use the web service to get the word out. But there are risks.
Turnfront has been going for a year or two, but somehow we've never found time to get some business cards made. Partly it's because we've been so busy with client work, but partly it is because I didn't want to get some boring, standard business cards with dubious ethical credentials.