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Learning In Public On Wikis

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Three Different Designs for Public Learning On Wiki. Peer Learning: The wiki is used a platform to capture group knowledge about practice. 

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DIY Online Collaboration: Wikis

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If creating such a resource seems out of your league, you might want to consider building a wiki. What Is a Wiki? wiki is a website maintained collaboratively by a community of contributors focusing on a particular subject or project. By far the most recognized wiki is Wikipedia. Building a Wiki. Examples of Wikis.

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Watch this Webinar About Wikis

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hosted a webinar called "Collaborate with Wikis" which was recorded and can be accessed here. interviewed David Beall from SFHomeless.net and Beth Duttlinger from Alliance Library System who shared information about their experience creating and using a wiki. On Wednesday, Techsoup Talks! Tools

A Wiki Convert

Idealware

I, like most nonprofit staffers I imagine, both love my job and always have a mountain of work to get through. Now, for the next tool of my affection: wikis. Word, and Jeremy Wallace's article on using wikis for internal documentation. Once we had everyone's comments, it was easy to revise directly in the wiki.

Evaluating Wikis

Idealware

I'm following up on my post suggesting that Wikis should be grabbing a portion of the market from word processors. Wikis are convenient collaborative editing platforms that remove a lot of the legacy awkwardness that traditional editing software brings to writing for the web. growing trend is use of a Wiki as a company Intranet.

Great reads from around the web on December 25th

Amy Sample Ward

Also available in French and Spanish)." Wikispaces Blog " Blog Archive " How Non-Profits Are Using Wikis – The Wikispaces Blog has some great examples of organizations using wikis in their work. "This month, we bring you some great examples of how non-profits are using wikis. Yahoo!

Reduce Travel with Online Collaboration

Tech Soup Blog

In 2010, TechSoup's GreenTech initiative held a travel reduction campaign that we called our TeleGreen Your Work. This updated blog post from the campaign explores some ways to increase online collaboration and also reduce travel and work efficiency. The environmental impact of working collaboratively online is to reduce travel.

WeAreMedia: Reflections on Working Wikily - Getting out of the way

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I'm very interested in learning how different types of networks or communities work in a networked way - this whole notion of working wikily.

Critical Friends and A Reflection Process for Working Wikily

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I'm very interested in learning how different types of networks or communities work in a networked way - this whole notion of working wikily.

How to Work Across a Distributed Team

Tech Soup Blog

Do you do much of our work online? Working across distributed teams is all about collaborative work with our colleagues who may be in different cities or even countries. At TechSoup, the need for us to all work in the same office is becoming decidedly old school. Why Working In Distributed Teams Is Green. Podcast.

Case Study: Transforming A National Network Culture Through Technology

NTEN

We knew that this technology project was worthy of a significant change in the way we work. Echo Ditto’s manifesto outlined the cultural shift we’d been looking for and Civic Actions’ presentation on creating successful virtual teams gave us some needed strategies for working with team members across 4 states. Fast forward to Jan.

Nonprofits Live Recap: Online Collaboration

Tech Soup Blog

Homer also advises setting up a dedicated time to work together and once together to really listen to one another and build relationships.

How To Make A Back Channel Light Up Like Clark Griswald's House

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

If you didn't have a chance to participate, you'll find the slides, resource materials, and an archived recording over at the webinar wiki.

More online than local: Why I love Google Docs

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

didn't loose a whole lot more because most of my work is now "backed up" or inside of web applications. I've been using online wikis - documents and more recently, spreadsheet wikis for the past year. Wikis are just great for that! Some folks just aren't comfortable with using wikis yet.

It is difficult to let go of the old ways. from powerpoint to wikitation

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

" The description is: Public broadcasting isn't the only industry that's exploring the role of social media in their work. old ways???

The Horizon Project

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Their work products, process, and learning will also be assessed using these rubrics. Is this my life? ;-). Social Networking. Mobile Phones.

Open Source Thinking: A Remix Wikitation of Marnie Webb's Ten Ways To Use Web2.0 Tools

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

wiki that Michele Martin created. I'm also curious to see what works for a webinar Flick Photo by Thomas Hawk. That's a hard thing to do.

10 Questions to Get You Started Using Social Media for Your Nonprofit or Do-Good Project

Have Fun - Do Good

StumbleUpon , Delicious ) Wiki (i.e. Wikispaces , PBworks ) Using more tools isn't necessarily better. That said, many tools work well together. How will you know if the tools you chose are working for you? One of the most common questions I'm asked as a social media consultant is, "Which tool is the best?" Blog (i.e.

Tagged Again. Media Consumption.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Sometimes when I get overwhelmed, my reaction is to dive into my blog reader. A new form of work advoidance. Browser: I use firefox unless I'm forced to use explorer because of a work contract. Wiki: I love wikispaces, but also use mediawiki, socialtext, and pbwiki. Heck, it's the weekend, so I thought I'd respond.

Building Intranet and community network sites

Idealware

With more organizational work flowing through collaborative networks, the distinction doesn't seem as important. Creating a wiki. You can do this using an inexpensive hosted service, such as wikispaces or zoho's wiki , or you can install on your own server the original mediawiki or newer full systems such as tikiwiki.

My Top 10 Social Action Platforms of 2008

Social Actions

beta is already in the works and you're even invited to contribute ! 3 - Spot.us (@ spotus ). Check out the original prototype wiki here.

NpTech Summary: VTvigils Online, Netsquared Announces 21 Featured Projects, and Happiness Hacking

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Peter Campbell equates Buying Software To Buying A House , a great metaphor, inbetween working on site redesign for the NPTech Community site.

10 Steps to Extension Professional 2.0 Remix

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I'm having to quiet some inner Gollums while working on the presentation materials. the work of copyright holders. Step 9: Wiki Wiki.

My Top 10 Social Action Platforms of 2008

Social Actions

beta is already in the works and you're even invited to contribute ! 3 - Spot.us (@ spotus ). Check out the original prototype wiki here.