The aim of this week has been to rally UK museums to take part in the survey I am running to establish what social networking sites mean for audience development within the sector. Along the way I have been making lots of new acquaintances as well as tapping up some ‘old’ friends for a helping hand. Hence thought they deserved a mention:
- Charity Web Forum – great people, doing fantastic work for very worthwhile organisations, helpful bunch too.
- MuseumLink – a hub for museum professionals online and linked in.
- Arts & Business – where creatives and business collide.
- Audiences UK – The national network for Audience Development Agencies in the UK. Championing audience development at the highest level.
- @kate_is_busy – fellow #masocialmedia wrangler and all around good egg.
- @ericwhelan – a helping hand providing social media training.
- @esohos – another MA’er this time it’s all about museums.
- @tweetsainttweet – arts and culture goodness.
- @hadleypaul – Brum #masocialmedia bod.
- @gemmaahutton – museum marketer and blogger.
- @NWCObservatory – the North West portal to cultural research jobs, events and tenders.
- @BrandinyourHand – the ticket master.
- @doggyb – Master of ceremonies (and dancing) for Salford University MA Social Media.
- @palmersquared – cultural and tourism marketing gurus AKA Palmer Squared.
- @KarenRoberts – one of my delightful colleagues at All About Audiences.
- @BM_AG – Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery
- @LRMF – Leicestershire and Rutland Museums Forum
- @LeicsMuseums – Museums in Leicestershire
- @MuseumsLuton – 3 of Luton’s finest museums.
- @GEFFRYE – Geffrye Museum, London
- @AvoncroftMuseum – Avoncroft Museum
- @chagandbm – Cecil Higgins Art Gallery & Bedford Museum
- @postalheritage – Signed, sealed, delivered it’s the British Postal Museum & Archive.
- @LivMuseums – National Museums Liverpool
- @RoyalMarinesMus – Royal Marines Museum
- @RNSubMuseum – Royal Navy Submarine Museum
- @epolicemuseum – Evening all, it’s Essex Police Museum.
- @air_museum – Yorkshire Air Museum
- @YuffyMOH – Museum of Hartlepool
- @PooleMuseum – Poole Museum Service
- @blistshill – Ironbridge, had a wonderful time here on a visit as a kid… must go back.
- @HarrisPreston – full marks to the Harris Museum for correctly identifying the museum in my avatar.
- @ldnfilmmuseum – London Film Museum
- @BoltonMuseums – Bolton Museums
- @I_W_M – Imperial War Museum
- @haveringmuseum – Havering Museum