Wikis are getting a lot of attention in encyclopedia land, and they’re definitely an interesting tool. Not for everything, but for some kinds of collaboration. We have, for example, set up a wiki to start work on a definition of “a global perspective.”
I’m more and more involved in marketing and PR and thought this was a clever way to get me to spread a little word of mouth on the wiki tooth we’ve just started using, PBwiki–as easy, they said, as making a peanut butter sandwich. And I think they’re right. Here’s the pitch (this’ll get me double space at our free Berkshire wiki): Get a free wiki at PBwiki.com.