Sharing our Knowledge
Part 10: Our Internet Presence
Sharing our Knowledge is a series of articles about the Historian Archives Project and how you can become involved.
The more I think about the Historian Archives project, the more I realize that our Internet presence is key to making the project work. How do we find people interested in helping? How do we find people with knowledge or expertise to share?
Get the Word Out
We use the Newsletter and the Web site to get the word out, just as we always have.
- The Newsletter targets our existing membership, many of whom make very little use of computers or Web sites.
- The Web site is available to our existing membership, but is our primary means of reaching potential members, and particularly the younger generation.
Show Interesting Results
Our Web site allows us to do far more than tell about what we plan to do. We can show things are actually happening!
Even though they are not a direct part of the Historian Archives project, we can and should enhance our online presence with the following: Continue reading