What NOT to do when building a community

It’s nice to know when you’re wrong, so you don’t repeat it. It’s nicer still to be forewarned.

8 Things to Avoid When Building a Community

Simply having a presence on various online networking platforms won’t work in the social media sphere. The key is spending time to build relationships to not only engage with site users, but to get them to interact with each other. While a lot has been said about how to do it, there are also ways to kill off an online community effort.

Here are some pitfalls that online organizations should avoid when trying to foster engagement.

Advertisements

~ by WPA Staff on January 6, 2010.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: