Grow Your Wiki

Buzz Marketing for Technology

21 days of wiki adoption. Community. Course Using Wiki. Enterprise Wiki. managing wiki growth. online communities. using wiki in education. wiki adoption strategies. wiki pilot. Wiki tools. Wiki Uses. Wikipedia. is underway here in Italy, and I presented “Cultivating wikis to change the enterprise and improve the bottom line&# this morning. Start together - wiki with a purpose; 6. When to wiki?

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Effective collaboration with wikis | DavePress

Buzz Marketing for Technology

‹ links for 2008-07-07 • links for 2008-07-08 › Effective collaboration with wikis. July 8, 2008 in wikis | 9 comments. own blog ) for some advice how how wikis can be used to throw some rough notes up and invite people to collaborate and share knowledge and experience to develop them into more coherent documents. Much of this stuff is standard across any kind of online community, and I don’t claim to be very original in any of this. About.

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Journalism and Wikipedia – Wanky Balls

Laurel Papworth

From TheBitterWallet : It won’t surprise you that Big Chill was never called Wanky Balls, Sweaty Nads, Greasy Schlong or anything else for that matter because you see, the bone idle newsrag decided to believe something that was written on a Wikipedia page about the event ( screengrab here ). We think you lot should now see this as a challenge to add horsepiss facts to Wikipedia pages before a prominent event is due to receive coverage, to see if you can get them published.

TruthForce! | How Wiki Software is Changing Communication

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Home » How Wiki Software is Changing Communication. How Wiki Software is Changing Communication. As discussed in the article below, self-organized and collaborative networks--especially fueled by the advent of wiki-software for instance--are changing the ways we work and communicate with some even predicting an impact on the nature and practice of democracy. How wiki software is reforming bloated bureaucracies and changing the face of communication. Articles.

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Personal knowledge management - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Buzz Marketing for Technology

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Personal wiki. Semantic Wiki. Weblogs (with RSS) and wikis are emerging as important elements of some organizational bottom-up PKM systems. Personal Toolkit: Three thousand communities of practice , article by Steve Barth in KMWorld. Hidden categories: Wikipedia articles containing buzzwords | Articles lacking sources from January 2007 | All articles lacking sources. About Wikipedia. Community portal.

PR and Wikipedia – let’s push for a better relationship

Danny WhatMough

As part of my work with the PRCA’s Digital Steering Committee, I’m part of a consultation process that is trying to create a set of guidelines for the PR industry to help it better understand and interact with Wikipedia. PR people shouldn’t touch Wikipedia. Essentially Wikipedia is a community and, as with any community, you have to abide by its rules. Cross-posted from the EML Wildfire blog.

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook by Tamar Weinberg on March 17, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Itamar Kestenbaum. Every time I tell someone I’m a Community Manager , I get a varied response. A community participates.

What Kind of Online Community Do You Have Behind Your Firewall?

Social Media Strategery

As CIOs and Chief Knowledge Officers bring tools that have been used on the Internet – blogs, wikis, microblogs, profiles – behind the firewall, they tend to expect the same results. "We'll "We'll have our own Wikipedia!" Despite the newsletter articles, blog posts, press releases, and conference presentations, many "communities" are nothing more than a new version of the same old Intranet, only with shinier tools.

SMTP Settings in MediaWiki

The Marketing Blog

29 am SMTP Settings in MediaWiki Jump to Comments Image via Wikipedia A Wiki without an email feature is like a ‘car’ without ‘fuel’ For configuring the email functions in MediaWiki you need to ensure that the SMTP settings are right. Home About In the Media Books on my Plate Barcamp Delhi 5: Spreading the Word out ! September 18, 2008.10:29

Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late. : Community Group Therapy

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I’ve done a number of workshops the past few months with clients designed to do two primary things: Land a common understanding across the teams involved around what social media, communities and influencer programs really are and more importantly why it matters to a business. The answer is NOT always social media/community - that would be another warning sign if it was. 4) None of the following are community platforms: Wikis, Blogs or Forums. online communities.

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Your Organizationopedia - Make it Stop!!

Social Media Strategery

Enter Intellipedia , the gold standard of wikis behind the firewall. Intellipedia is the Intelligence Community’s wiki that is open and editable to anyone with the appropriate clearances within any of the 16 Intelligence Agencies (keep in mind that the FBI is included in this). Intelligence Community – not the general public. You can’t just install a wiki, say this is what it’s going to do, and let people have at it – it won’t work.

JOLT - Journal of Online Learning and Teaching

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Wikis as a Tool for Collaborative Course Management. world, wikis have emerged as a tool that may. Because of a wiki?s. use a wiki as a course management tool, and shares. Keywords : Wiki, Course Management, Collaboration, Web 2.0, collaborative web application known as a wiki to. wiki allows users to create, post, edit, or delete. As such, a wiki is a useful tool for. By introducing a wiki for collaborative. Enter the Wiki.

Facebook: Iceland Constitution and Gov 2.0

Laurel Papworth

The main online community Facebook – and other social networks such as Twitter, YouTube, Flickr and Livestreaming – have been appropriated for the Icelandic Government’s communications channels to it’s own people. Compare to Australia’s Future of Melbourne wiki or New Zealand crowdsourcing their Police Act. Oddsson was removed on 26 February 2009 ( wikipedia ). iceland metagovernment online community social network

Ross Mayfield's Weblog: Elevating the Enterprise 2.0 Conversation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Its time to elevate the conversation beyond features (wiki, blog, RSS, social networking, etc.), community is uniquely prepared to solve. James Seng on Wiki Universal Edit Button. Mark on Wiki Universal Edit Button. weblivz on Wiki Universal Edit Button. Zbigniew Lukasiak on Wiki + Spreadsheet = SocialCalc. Ross Mayfield is the Chairman, President & Co-founder of Socialtext , the first wiki company and leading provider of Enterprise 2.0 wikipedia.

Australia Sharepoint Conference June 16/17 2010

Laurel Papworth

and I had a poke around on Wikipedia to read more about the actual software: Microsoft SharePoint , also known as Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies , is a content management system with integrated search functionality developed by Microsoft that allows users to work in a web-based collaborative environment. SharePoint can be used to host web sites that access shared workspaces , information stores and documents, as well as host-defined applications such as wikis and blogs.

Dear IT Guy, Can You Actually Use the Tool You're Creating.

Social Media Strategery

The developers are often the most active members of their respective communities and they’re using their own software day after day in the course of doing their jobs. IT departments are increasingly being asked to implement wikis, blogs, social bookmarking, video-sharing, and dozens of other varieties of collaboration software – software they may know how to code, but often have no idea how to actually use. web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email!

The Perfect Family Tree

Stay N' Alive

Individual pages should be wikis, ie, anyone can edit them, and they can add *anything* to the page (not a pre-defined list of fields). There could be discussion pages for each individual similar to wikipedia for any disagreements. I think with all these factors in place, a fully distributable, 100% owned by the community, system can be created to host genealogy data. I've talked before about how I think there needs to be more semantic standards adoption in Genealogy.

Gin, Television, and Social Surplus - Here Comes Everybody

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I started telling her about the Wikipedia article on Pluto. You may remember that Pluto got kicked out of the planet club a couple of years ago, so all of a sudden there was all of this activity on Wikipedia. The talk pages light up, people are editing the article like mad, and the whole community is in an ruckus--"How should we characterize this change in Plutos status?" Its a Wiki Map for crime in Brazil. Here Comes Everybody.

A Seismic Shift in Epistemology (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE CONNECT

Buzz Marketing for Technology

For example, in Wikipedia, “knowledge&# is constructed by negotiating compromises among various points of view. reflects a shift in leading-edge applications on the World Wide Web, a shift from the presentation of material by website providers to the active co-construction of resources by communities of contributors. Wikipedia) help large numbers of people build online communities for creativity, collaboration, and sharing. Even when they do so on Wikipedia.

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Learn to Walk Before You Run | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

That’s the question I was recently asked by a colleague working on a project where they had just deployed an internal wiki. They said, “that’s what we want!&# They installed a wiki. And they waited… They soon discovered that their users weren’t actually, you know, using the wiki. The problem wasn’t that the users didn’t know how to use the wiki; the problem was that the users didn’t know how to collaborate.

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Lesson #6 Master Wikis. Take for example, their WetPaint wiki for marketing students looking for career guidance. Like Marshall recently mentioned in his post Wikis Are Now Serious Business , Wikis are not just for internal use, but can be used for many things.things like teaching, for example. Daviss wiki called Integrating 21st Century Tools into Your Teaching , which shows you how to use Del.icio.us , GMail , Ning , Google Docs and more. ReadWriteWeb.

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Implementing Social Media at Large Organizations

Social Media Strategery

Five years ago, when I joined my company, the only mentions of the terms “wikis&# and “blogs&# were usually preceded by the words “What the hell is a…&# Now, as with most organizations, there is an enormous demand for social media, both internally among my colleagues, and externally with my clients. bwe08 101 bah best practices blog boozallen booz allen buy-in change management communications community conference DC DHS E20 education enterprise 2.0

Implementing Social Media at Large Organizations

Social Media Strategery

Five years ago, when I joined my company, the only mentions of the terms “wikis&# and “blogs&# were usually preceded by the words “What the hell is a…&# Now, as with most organizations, there is an enormous demand for social media, both internally among my colleagues, and externally with my clients. bwe08 101 bah best practices blog boozallen booz allen buy-in change management communications community conference DC DHS E20 education enterprise 2.0

Book Review: Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

You can’t just ‘leave your mark’ and expect success…Members of social media communities are no longer swayed by a coupon for 10% off or an invitation to try a new product. Wikis (Wikipedia, hundreds of specific topic-focused wikis). Particularly in social media, let the community decide what content has value and what is spam.

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Learning Professionals Leaders

Tony Karrer

Harold Jarche in Skills 2.0 : Today, active involvement in informal learning, particularly through web-based communities, is key to remaining professional and creative in a field. How can you apply them to your existing systematic learning system if you don't know what the heck wiki even means? Nobody cared about wikis until wikipedia came along. On this month's Big Question - Lead the Charge - we are already seeing some interesting responses.

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Grading Social Media

Social Media Strategery

I remember back when I was in college , social media wasn’t really used yet – the closest we had was AOL Instant Messenger and Wikipedia. I’m currently working on part of a final exam for my sci-fi literature class that involves critically analyzing a Wikipedia entry on one of the texts and re-writing it. bwe08 101 bah best practices blog boozallen booz allen buy-in change management communications community conference DC DHS E20 education enterprise 2.0

PLE

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Personal Learning Environments wiki hosted at the School of Computer Science at the University of Manchester. Wikipedia: History of personal learning environments. PLE and Community Learning Examples. Questler : a community learning site with a strong social network flavor. Two Brains : a community learning site. networks and communities (19). wiki (8). Sims Learning Connections.

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Mopsos - Social bookmarking as a core knowledge sharing approach for companies

Buzz Marketing for Technology

We still are in a world where corporate people do write short blackberry e-mails and client deliverables, but do not publish what they know in the form of blog posts or wiki pages. In other words, if I find an interesting content, I can decide whether its important for the company as a whole, for a given community inside the company (CoI, CoP, project team etc.) 4 community features. You can create a community, describe what it does and invite people to join. Mopsos.

Swipe Right for Hot SEO: Match the Link Building Tactic to Your Site

Kikolani

Private blog networks, PBNs, are branded in the SEO community as black hat SEO. Wikipedia Links. Wikipedia links are no-follow, but they have tremendous authority nevertheless. The hardest thing about a successful Wikipedia link campaign is making the link stick. The key with Wikipedia is to see the link in a context of sources and citations, so you have to get the relevancy absolutely spot on. Wikipedia links work well. Wikipedia link challenges.

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Social Media is Scary - How to Address Junior Employees

Social Media Strategery

Show them how they can use their organization’s internal blogs, wiki, bookmarks, etc. Once we deployed internal blogs, a wiki, and forums, that’s when my work internally with social media really took off. I went in and created dozens of wiki pages on every social media tool I found. Go create wiki pages that examine the impact of the Internet in Iran. Start a community of all others who are interested in learning more about that topic.

The Bamboo Project Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Talent Management, and Employee Engagement (a PDF file) that finds: 52% of organizations that adopt blogs, wikis, and social networking tools (among others) achieved best-in-class performance levels compared to 5% for those that didnâ??t. Facebook or LinkedIn) or other communities of practiceâ?? blogs and wikis are also used as a means for a new employee to provide content/commentary on a topic at which he/she is an expert where others within the organization are struggling.â??

Swipe Right for Hot SEO: Match the Link Building Tactic to Your Site

Kikolani

Private blog networks, PBNs, are branded in the SEO community as black hat SEO. Wikipedia Links. Wikipedia links are no-follow, but they have tremendous authority nevertheless. The hardest thing about a successful Wikipedia link campaign is making the link stick. The key with Wikipedia is to see the link in a context of sources and citations, so you have to get the relevancy absolutely spot on. Wikipedia links work well. Wikipedia link challenges.

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What is Work Literacy?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

community. (5). Wikipedia. (4). wikis. (4). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Falkayns Nest. This is my personal blog - stuff not directly connected to my businesses goes here - some of its a little spicy, so watch out for heartburn. Of course if youre lucky youll find something valuable in the mix of agile software, Ruby on Rails, ASP.NET, eLearning, technology, politics and marketing that I write about. Thursday, June 05, 2008. What is Work Literacy?

BMJ blogs " Blog Archive " Richard Smith: Get with Web 2.0 or become yesterday's person

Buzz Marketing for Technology

RSS feeds, blogs, wikis, podcasts, social networking sites, mash up technology, etcâ??but Wikipedia is undeniably an incredible ‘citizen created’ resource, yet the ongoing soap opera amongst the inner circle who control it is reminiscent of Lord of the Flies. None of that undermines your assertion that the medical community need to embrace this new technology - and I think the idea of sharing high quality knowledge into the poorer world has enormous potential.

Rethinking Public Relations Education

Social Media Strategery

How do you use tools like Wikipedia and other social media as breadcrumbs to find more credible sources? bwe08 101 bah best practices blog boozallen booz allen buy-in change management communications community conference DC DHS E20 education enterprise 2.0 web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email! web20 wiki Meta Register Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress.org © 2010 Social Media Strategery. Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

These scenarios come to fruition in spontaneous communities, on social networks, and other self-service tools – all thanks to the availability of low cost technology and access to the world wide web. Because social media is so interactive, it can constantly shift and change; therefore, a savvy marketer needs to be extremely familiar with the community and know how each social media website audience is different from the next.

Open Government Directive – Key Benefits and Challenges | Social.

Social Media Strategery

Benefits Investment in Our Democratic Infrastructure – Wikipedia defines infrastructure as “the basic physical and organizational structures needed for the operation of a society or enterprise.” bwe08 101 bah best practices blog boozallen booz allen buy-in change management communications community conference DC DHS E20 education enterprise 2.0 web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email! Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0

65 Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Blog

ProBlogger

Write truly informative and useful articles related to your niche, and publish them on WikiPedia. Build a wiki page for your blog. Make flyers with a catchy title and a description of your blog, and post them on bulletin boards in the entrance to supermarkets and other community buildings. Use Hi5 to build a page for your blog and create a community around it. Join BlogEngage to submit your blog and create a community around it.

Social Pros 18 – Ike Pigott, Alabama Power

Convince & Convert

Eric : When I did step on the nail, I did read the Wikipedia entry on tetanus and it scared the crap out of me. Eric : In fact, I still have the Wikipedia page up in a tab in Chrome. Ike : Link to the Social Pros Wiki at the end. I’m in a little tiny unit now called “Strategic Issues and Community Affairs.” This is Episode 18 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. This episode features Ike Pigott of Alabama Power.

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How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10

Viper Chill

I personally don’t care for their constant posts about Twitter, but the Twitter community does. Once you know this kind of thing, you can produce more of what works for you and your community. i mean what if people were allowed to generate that massive content, like wikipedia for example? And with Wikipedia, while it is a fantastic source, users can/could edit it, to their advantage. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"