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How to engage your already existing E-volunteers: The Wikipedians

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How to engage your already existing E-volunteers: The Wikipedians

  1. 1. Àlex Hinojo | GLAM-Wiki Ambassador | Museo Reina Sofia | Madrid | October 27, 2011 How to engage your already existing E-volunteers: The Wikipedians www.glamwiki.org | #glamwiki | @kippelboy | alexhinojo@gmail.com
  2. 2. “Our mission is to provide a free, high quality encyclopediato every single person on the planet on their own language.” @jimmy_wales
  3. 3. Some numbers● 20 million visits per hour● 20 million articles● 250 language editions● 400 million monthly users● 0 Number of advertisements
  4. 4. “We are doing the same thingfor the same reasonfor the same peoplein the same medium so... lets do it together” @wittylama
  5. 5. “Museum expertise + Reach of Wikipedia = Better user experience” @innova2
  6. 6. How to start a proactiveGLAM-Wiki relationship? Work With What YOU have : Your Existing programs +Your Existing E-volunteers
  7. 7. Some examplesFundació Miró●Chateau de Versailles●Childrens Museum of Indianapolis●US National Archives●Museu Picasso●Smithsonian●Derby Museum & Gallery●
  8. 8. 7 things that you can do tomorrow1. Contact Your local Wikipedia Community2. Tell them about future exhibits/projects3. Plan a Backstage pass4. Monitor your presence on Wikipedia5. Look for content gaps in your field of expertise6. CC-BY licensed Press releases7. Edit!
  9. 9. Àlex Hinojo | GLAM-Wiki Ambassador | Museo Reina Sofia | Madrid | October 27, 2011 “Wikipedia is your e-volunteer program, youre just not affiliated with it yet.” Liam Wyatt THANKS! www.glamwiki.org | #glamwiki | @kippelboy | alexhinojo@gmail.com

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