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The Digital Museum

Digital Museum workshops go West at American Museum

  • 24 September 2014, 8:36 pm
  • By TheDigitalMuseum
  • in Digital Museum case studies

The world is now digital.  The way we communicate has changed irrevocably.  Your museum’s audience will expect to get a sense of your museum through your digital presence across multi-platforms.  This is not as complicated as it sounds, it merely nee[...]

V&A launches postcard app

  • 11 July 2014, 1:57 pm
  • By TheDigitalMuseum
  • in mobile

London’s Victoria and Albert Museum has launched an app that allows visitors to send physical postcards using their mobile phones. Users can create a postcard using images from the V&A’s Art and Design collection – or their own pict[...]

WW1 Online – 5 digital museum projects around the Great War

  • 12 June 2014, 2:11 pm
  • By TheDigitalMuseum
  • in digital archives

Image: Adam Jacobs: 1885 bei der Armee. From www.europeana1914-1918.eu Museums across the UK have launched projects to mark the centenary of WW1. We look at 5 examples of museums using online platforms to connect with their audience and deliver the digit[...]

Blogging Ideas Worth Fighting For: Guest Blog

  • 20 May 2014, 1:11 pm
  • By TheDigitalMuseum
  • in Blogging

Guest Blog: Catherine Robins of Unlocking Ideas Worth Fighting For on how blogging helps put their museums’ vision into action “We don’t believe in digital for its own sake, but as an enabler for your vision of your museum – taking the work [...]

Sound and vision – multimedia art online

  • 13 May 2014, 11:11 am
  • By John Brunsdon
  • in Multimedia

Was alerted by Ruth Hendry of Digital Museum Blog in New Zealand to a very smart bit of digital marketing being used by Arts Te Papa to run alongside their art exhibitions. The gallery has posted digital versions of its collections online, but enhanced[...]