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7 Tips For Online Activism

05/10/2010 10:51 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Craig Newmark is best known for founding Craigslist, but these days he's something of a guru for new age activism. In this episode of my interviews with Newmark for Congress.org he details how to be an effective online activist:
1. Power comes in numbers
2. Be useful to others
3. Etiquette still applies
4. Know each site's strength
5. Get to the point
6. Make sure you're right
7. Remember that people are lazy