TownsWeb Archiving Blog

Introduction to using Instagram to promote archive collections

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If you have yet to discover how Instagram can help to promote your archive, and specifically your digitised collections, then this blog post is for you. Using Instagram to share archive material is not only easy to use and cheap (free in fact – the only cost is a small […]

Expert Insight Series: Collaborative Working – What’s the secret?

Paul Sugden - Digitisation strategy consultant

In the final article in our Expert Insight Series of guest blog posts from our consultants, digitisation strategy expert and Managing Director of TownsWeb Archiving, Paul Sugden shares his insights on how archives can link together their collections for mutually beneficial results. Collaborative Working – What’s the secret? by Paul […]

Expert Insight Series: Revenue generation – which model is right for your archive?

Ryan Kyle - Marketing consultant

In the third of our Expert Insight Series of guest blog posts, digital marketing expert Ryan Kyle examines models for generating revenue from digital archives online. Read on below for his insight on selecting the right revenue model for your archive. Don’t forget you can share comments on any of […]

Expert Insight Series: The online legacy of information

Mark Lynch consultant

Following a great response to Naomi Korn’s post on Creative Commons licensing, we are excited to share the second guest post in our Expert Insight Series. This week Mark Lynch, consultant and freelance art and history image specialist, explores the difficulties of creating accurate online metadata and the important responsibility […]

Expert Insight Series: Creative Commons licensing – threat or useful tool?

Naomi Korn

In the first blog post in our Expert Insight Series from the TownsWeb Archiving consultancy team below, copyright and intellectual property expert Naomi Korn (pictured) examines whether Creative Commons licensing presents a threat or opportunity for digital asset collections… Creative Commons licensing – threat or useful tool? by Naomi Korn […]

The TWA Expert Insight Series

Paul Sugden - consultant

Here at TownsWeb Archiving our team of experienced specialist consultants offer help and advice to all manner of organisations embarking on digitisation and digital archiving projects. The consultancy team’s experience spans a variety of fields, including copyright, digital asset management, and digitisation strategy: meaning that they are well placed to […]