Observations and Predictions (2018 Edition)

Community Guy

My friends at Vanilla Forums asked me to add my observations of online communities in 2018 and the predictions for where we are going in 2019 to their yearly report. I’m really excited about community in 2019.

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President Trump Just Made a Direct Threat to Online Communities

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Legal

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Observations and Predictions (2019 Edition)

Community Guy

My friends at Vanilla Forums asked me to add my observations of online communities in 2018 and the predictions for where we are going in 2019 to their yearly report. I’m really excited about community in 2019.

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My takeaways from OEB18: communities, AI and 3D-smarts and some very practical stuff

Joitske Hulsebosch

Communities of practice are powerful but not appealing A powerful things happened in the very last session at 17.00 However the topic of building communities of practice or social learning was not high on the agenda of the conference (neither was performance support).

2018 130

Announcing the C3/A3 Project: The Connected Future of Communities, AI & Automation

Online Community Strategy

C3: Community, Crowd, Collaboration. Humans instinctively seek meaning, connection and resources through community. Our hypothesis is that this combination of social technologies with human augmentation technologies will usher in a new age of digital community experiences.

2018 66

The Second Act: Community Guy Rises

Community Guy

I’m Jake, the Community Guy. But I’m the guy who loves online community and has spent the better part of my career trying to bring community engagement to life in the most impactful, world changing ways possible. I’d worked my ass off to be a small part of helping the idea of online engagement, social media, and community building take root in the world since the mid-90s. And I’ve been doing online community work for a long, long time now.

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The Second Act: Community Guy Rises

Community Guy

I’m Jake, the Community Guy. But I’m the guy who loves online community and has spent the better part of my career trying to bring community engagement to life in the most impactful, world changing ways possible. I’d worked my ass off to be a small part of helping the idea of online engagement, social media, and community building take root in the world since the mid-90s. And I’ve been doing online community work for a long, long time now.

2018 89

AI Use Cases For Communities & Networks

Online Community Strategy

Yet, there is a reason for the hype: AI could support a radical transformation of online community management and experience: automation of routine tasks, real-time insight, enhanced personalization and the enhanced agency of an individual in digital ecosystems.

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Developing Communities for Collaborative Innovation: Recap of CMX Online Workshop

Online Community Strategy

This is a short post to recap the online workshop I did with David Spinks of CMX about developing Collaborative Innovation Communities. Unfortunately, this type of community is also one of the most difficult to get right. Spectrum of Innovation Communities.

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Announcing the C3/A3 Project: The Connected Future of Communities, AI & Automation

Online Community Strategy

C3: Community, Crowd, Collaboration. Humans instinctively seek meaning, connection and resources through community. Our hypothesis is that this combination of social technologies with human augmentation technologies will usher in a new age of digital community experiences.

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