We’ve been getting a lot of questions about how to drive adoption of your PBwiki in your organization.
Below, I’m including a 5-minute video on tips for successful adoption, plus some new tools we’ve created to make it easy for you to share PBwiki with your co-workers, students, or friends.
0:22 — What to expect when you deploy your wiki
0:58 — Three Steps to Success
– Starting with a core team
– Put yourself in your users’ shoes
– Weave your wiki into others’ workflow
1:14 — Go bottom up and horizontal!
1:26 — Wiki adoption patterns: Top down, bottom-up, sideways
1:38 — Avoid Blank Page Syndrome
1:44 — The biggest determinant of wiki Success
2:00 — Make logging in easier
2:16 — Keep using your wiki for various purposes (not just a one-time event)
2:45 — Gentle onboarding: How to help new users get used to your wiki
3:20 — Weave wikis into workflow
4:16 — Other tactics to drive adoption of your wiki (include your wiki in your signature, “This should be on our PBwiki” stickers)
5:00 — Create editing cycles so users don’t hit a brick wall
Need more resources? The best place to learn more about driving adoption is our Driving Adoption wiki, which includes detailed tips and tricks, presentations, and case studies for integrating PBwiki into your organization.