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Getting Started With Premium Memberships on Your Community

Managing Communities

photo credit: psyberartist This is a guest post from my friend Scott Fox, who runs ClickMillioniares.com, a lifestyle business community. ” Scott has developed successful premium membership programs for others, and for himself. He is the author of “Click Millionaires: Work Less, Live More with an Internet Business You Love.”

Online Community Premium Membership Program Examples

Managing Communities

photo credit: Condor.com Premium memberships can be a great way to monetize an online community. They allow loyal members to pay for extras on a community they already enjoy and appreciate. These programs are not charity or donations. The best ones offer value that members want to pay for that goes beyond the good feeling [.].

Treat Your Online Community’s Paid Memberships Like Amazon Treats Amazon Prime

Managing Communities

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Overlapping communities by multiple group membership: quantum behavior in social networks

Bas Rues

In social network terms this results in overlapping communities. People are nodes, and they are connected to other nodes.

Building open communities

Jenny Connected

Sylvia Currie who manages the SCoPE community at BC Campus spoke to FSLT13    last week on her work as a community facilitator and organizer.

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How to be a great community manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Communities and Enterprise Social Networks (ESNs) need committed leaders. Communities. From What are you supposed to do in a community?

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The Community Roundtable's Community Maturity Model

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners. Tags: community diagram Thanks!

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Thoughts about community as curriculum in #rhizo14

Jenny Connected

The idea of community as curriculum is not new. This also has a strong core group and is an open community.

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Building an Engaging Community By Gautam Gosh

Elsua

Or, as Spike mentions himself in that entry, “ Community has context. Community has meaning. Community is shared passion.

Where do we gather on Big Society – besides London and Twitter?

Social Reporter

Yesterday morning NESTA launched the Neighbourhood Challenge, promising the first new Big Society money for local communities. There was lively commentary on Twitter, and some blogging – including a thoughtful piece quoted below by my friend Kevin Harris, long-time specialist in community development and neighbourhoods. Lord Wei.

Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

Role: are leadership roles spread as evenly as membership is? code community data Technology Googleapps OpenRefine Modified. Count.

Community reporting grows up with its own Institute

Social Reporter

Good to see another burst of energy from the Manchester-based People’s Voice Media , with the launch of their Institute of Community Reporters, and also a European Network for community reporters. It will accredit courses, issues certificates and manage the Community Reporter badge scheme.

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Community reporting grows up with its own Institute

Social Reporter

Good to see another burst of energy from the Manchester-based People’s Voice Media , with the launch of their Institute of Community Reporters, and also a European Network for community reporters. It will accredit courses, issues certificates and manage the Community Reporter badge scheme.

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#betreat12 Communities of practice and learning

Jenny Connected

These notes are from the Academic BEtreat reading on communities of practice and learning, pages 72 -102 in Etienne’s book Communities of Practice: Learning, Meaning and Identity . Chapter 2 on Community raised one question for me. Chapter 2 Community. would like to hear what Etienne and others have to say about this.

The Iceberg Effect of Community Management

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Almost all the community managers we talk to struggle with ways to maintain or increase engagement. link] Twitted by community_mngt [.]

Community reporting and citizen journalism unpacked

Social Reporter

We all have something to say and stories to tell about our lives and this is our starting point for Community Reporting.

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Community reporting and citizen journalism unpacked

Social Reporter

We all have something to say and stories to tell about our lives and this is our starting point for Community Reporting.

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How to build a community

Community Guy

That’s what happens when you are dating a vegan!) On the wall, they had the image below, titled “How to build a community&#.

Businesses can be community hubs, says RSA report

Social Reporter

two hours) every week on community-relevant activities. The RSA has a large membership of Fellows, who are increasing active in RSA projects.

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Businesses can be community hubs, says RSA report

Social Reporter

two hours) every week on community-relevant activities. The RSA has a large membership of Fellows, who are increasing active in RSA projects.

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Some ideas about a tool for community reflection

Learning Alliances

This also makes the community all the more valuable, so dealing with growth is all the more important. Should it grow smaller, somehow?

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Active Lurkers – The Hidden Asset in Online Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

emergencemarketing.com google yahoo bing Active lurkers – the hidden asset in online communities February 18th, 2010 francois Posted in Hyper Social Enterprise , Interesting Links , Strategy , communities , social media , social networking | 33 Comments » If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. iPhone??Twitter?????????????????????????????

The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The include community advocation, brand ambassadorship, online communication skills, and product requirements gathering and improvements.

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Differentiating Between Social Media and Community Management

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners. Jim will often say that everyone is a community manager and he is right – everyone has a group of constituents which could be cultivated to drive better performance.  Our theory of community is that a. But you never know.

Community vs. Social Network - Lithosphere Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Lithosphere Community Sign In Forums Up 24 Comments Community vs. Social Network MikeW (Lithium Guru) Jun 6 Labels: Cyber Anthropology Social Media Michael Wu, Ph.D. is Lithiums Principal Scientist of Analytics, digging into the complex dynamics of social interaction and online communities. are just communities? Answer ).

Welcoming New Members to your Online Community

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The early days when someone first joins are when habits, tone and value of the community culture, loyalty and stickiness are going to be set.

Building Great Enterprise 2.0 Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Communities. It’s All About Community Most business leaders do not care about social networking — especially at the office. Social and collaboration technologies enable us to form virtual communities and feel more connected. Do You Really Have a Community? An enterprise community requires more. Web CMS.

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What Everyone Should Know About Membership Campaigns

Hildy Gottlieb

Membership is by no means a new fad. Caution #1: Membership dues are paid annually. Caution #2: Memberships tend to be inexpensive.

Follow-up from the Leadership Learning Community Webinar

Nancy White

Last Monday I was a guest of the Leadership Learning Community for an short online gathering. Communities, Networks and Engagement: Finding a Place for Action. But what happens when we say “we’re building an online community” but few engage? First, it is important to know it is a membership community.

Communities of Practice

Chris Corrigan

My friend Peter Rawsthorne begins a series of blog posts today reflecting on what is required to keep a community of practice together online and across organizational boundaries. What do you need to consider when building a Community of Practice CoP that spans organizational boundaries where client confidentiality needs to be honored.

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Communities of Practice

Chris Corrigan

My friend Peter Rawsthorne begins a series of blog posts today reflecting on what is required to keep a community of practice together online and across organizational boundaries. What do you need to consider when building a Community of Practice CoP that spans organizational boundaries where client confidentiality needs to be honored.

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Pinterest: Blocking Spammers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Impact: Loss of membership. I’m debating a) removing all email notification (not good) or b) deleting my Pinterest account (worse). Never a good thing to build an anti community as you build the Pinterest community. Pinterest chooses not to let users block spammers, encouraging users to report the spammers to them instead.

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Business models for communities

Learning Alliances

Everything around and outside of a community matters a lot, but we can think of it as context for the community

The State of Community Management Report: Best Practices from Practitioners

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners. WordPress Admin.

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The 2011 State of Community Management Report: Best Practices from Practitioners

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Community management is a critical element of managing networked environments effectively. link] 2011 State of Community Management Webinars [.]

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Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Community management: The essential capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 It’s not a skill that’s been widely understood until quite recently, however community management has begun to move to the forefront of discussions about enterprise social computing as the use of social tools begins to climb the maturity curve.

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Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Target Membership Who do you want to draw in or need to participate in your group? Do you want your community to be public or private?

Knoco stories: The "I am." test for Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

test for Communities of Practice. community of practice , is likely to be successful; thats the self-identification test - the "I am."

Cover story: Building healthy communities - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Many companies with successful knowledge-sharing initiatives have strong communities of practice, too. What makes a community of practice?

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An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Ideation Communities

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Implementing and maintaining an ideation community takes a lot of effort, during both the planning and maintenance stages. Key steps to creating a successful ideation community: Get executive support for an ideation community. They can serve as a champion for the community and get the appropriate teams bought in.

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