MIDEA Posts Tagged ‘crowdsourcing’

Community-Sourcing “100 Toys” — an Explosion in Online Engagement (Part I)

Community-Sourcing “100 Toys” — an Explosion in Online Engagement (Part I)

This summer, in my position as Digital Marketing Content Coordinator at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, I had the opportunity to take part in an amazing project called “100 Toys (& Their Stories) that Define Our Childhood.” The project was intended to be small and experimental, but turned into a popular social campaign that spread […]

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What’s an E-Volunteer?

What’s an E-Volunteer?

“You have a volunteer program…but do you have an E-Volunteer program?”  When Liam Wyatt, the Wikimedia Foundation Cultural Partnerships Fellow, asks this question of museum professionals you can almost hear the “Aha” moment. I was inspired by the concept, and I know others have been, too. But, what exactly is an E-Volunteer? That’s what I’ve […]

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