Convio Links With Facebook, Updates Software

Austin-based Convio, a developer of software-as-a-service for nonprofits, has updated the firm's software, saying today that it is has added new connections into social networking site Facebook. Convio said that its software now encourages supporters to publish "stories" through Facebook Connect, from a nonprofit's website, including postings to a Facebook wall or friends' feeds. The firm also said it has added new team fundraising, fundraising milestones, and ways to send a "Letter to the Editor" through its software.