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How to Create a Best-In-Class Online Community (Data)

How to Create a Best-In-Class Online Community (Data)

The super-smart team at The Community Roundtable recently released the 2014 State of Community Management report. With social technology and business strategies evolving at a rapid pace, they do a... read more

The Best Community Managers Have These 5 Traits

The Best Community Managers Have These 5 Traits

Do you have an unfaltering attention to detail? Stellar sense of humour? Penchant for puns? In the newest entry in our mini-series on community management, we tackle the traits a... read more

How to Increase Engagement in Your Private Online Community: Six Things to Share

How to Increase Engagement in Your Private Online Community: Six Things to Share

Your private online community is only as good as the value it offers members. With as busy as your target audience is, your community has to offer them something of... read more

5 Things NOT To Do When You Respond To Members In Your Online Community

5 Things NOT To Do When You Respond To Members In Your Online Community

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So far, you’ve done everything right. You launched an online customer or member community and—even better—your community members have become active and engaged participants. Your company or organization is producing... read more

Web Hosting: One Size Does NOT Fit All

Web Hosting: One Size Does NOT Fit All

Web hosting: the activity or business of providing storage space and access for websites. Think of a web hosting provider as a property owner and yourself as a business owner... read more


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5 Great Uses for Online Communities

5 Great Uses for Online Communities

Ahead of our Online Communities Breakfast Seminar on 29th April, we take a look at 5 great uses for online communities – from bringing segments to life and reaching consumers... read more

Why Managing Your Online Community and Website With One Tool Makes Sense

Why Managing Your Online Community and Website With One Tool Makes Sense

As a marketer, you know that the primary source of leads is your website. You’ve been successful generating compelling content and optimizing it for SEO. You instrumented your website with marketing automation... read more

Six Strategies for Crowdsourcing Ideas in Your Online Customer Community

Six Strategies for Crowdsourcing Ideas in Your Online Customer Community

You work hard to add people, content, and tools to your private social community that provide value to your customers or members and keeps them coming back. However, that is... read more

Have You Got What it Takes to be a Compelling Community Manager?

Have You Got What it Takes to be a Compelling Community Manager?

Behind every thriving online community you will find a committed and creative community manager. Dedicated to maintaining their relationships a CM handles a variety of different tasks in their role.... read more

How to Moderate a Live Q&A in Your Community

How to Moderate a Live Q&A in Your Community

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I remember as a kid playing video games, my mom and dad would come in and moderate my video gaming playing time. “Randy, you have to finish your homework first... read more

How To Uncover Opportunities To Leverage Online Communities At Your Organization

How To Uncover Opportunities To Leverage Online Communities At Your Organization

An increasing number of companies and membership organizations are implementing online community strategies to maintain better relationships with their customers or members. Online customer communities and member communities deliver tangible benefits to... read more

Win with Gamification in Online Communities

Win with Gamification in Online Communities

As per M2 Research, Gamification + Communities = 150% Increased Engagement. In this highly social world, communities and gamification are the best ways to increase engagement. As a marketer Gamification... read more

5 Things About a Company Intranet That You Should Know

5 Things About a Company Intranet That You Should Know

1. What is an Intranet? As Wikipedia eloquently puts it, a company intranet is “is a computer network that uses Internet Protocol technology to share information, operational systems, or computing... read more

types of online communities

Types of Online Communities (and the Importance of Onions!)

If taking steps towards becoming a social business is in your strategy for 2014, you may be considering developing an online community to better serve your customers. One of the first aspects to be... read more

Building a Close-Knit Social Community

Building a Close-Knit Social Community

You know you want an engaged, vibrant community around your brand, but you don’t know how to do it. The best way to do this is not easy, but it... read more