Etsy.com: Online Community Revenue

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Etsy is a funky boutique of an online community, an independent online marketplace for handmade products and vintage goods where hand made jewellry, with tailor made skirts and vintage jackets live side by side with chocolates and photography.

On the Research Road: Meshing Physical & Online Community Mapping

Making CommunitySense

The overarching research theme of my road trip was to engage in some deep learning and sharing on my main current R&D focus: community mapping. The WHAT of my talk was about participatory community mapping. See the slides: Meshing physical and online community mapping.

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Online Community Engagement Lifecycle

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Summary: In most online communities, 90% of users are lurkers who never contribute, 9% of users contribute a little, and 1% of users account for almost all the action. Technorati Tags: amy jo kim , building online communities , dion hinchcliffe , jakob neilsen , social networks.

Mary Poppins Online Community – Social Media Manager Leah Howard

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I loved interviewing Leah Howard who plays Mrs Corry in Mary Poppins and is Disney’s online community manager slash social media manager for the show.

Sony online communities hacked

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Playstation and other online communities have been hacked. If you are the community host YOU are responsible for protecting members online. Also, the consumer now has the same tools that big companies have – these guys are shutting down Sony, using community tools, as a response to the corporates shutting them down using corporate tools. Online Communities social media social networks hacker online community playstation sony

Attributes of Thriving Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

I got my start building online communities in 1999 with the launch of TechRepublic.com. I was first asked the question of (more or less) “What makes a thriving community” during the first few months of our growth, and frankly, I didn’t have a good answer at the time.

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Facebook talks like a pirate. Movember and online community rituals

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Ahoy Me Hearties: One of the tasks our online community managers undertake with clients (PR or Marketing agencies, or companies) is to build out a Social Media Conversation Diary – a list of tasks and engagement activities to keep online community members entertained and loyal.

8 ways to deal with negative comments in online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How do you respond to a negative comment in an online community, on Facebook? Unless they go off and create an anti-community such as Dell Hell, alert the Press and continue to pursue their point of view. Law as bullying tactic rarely works, it just incenses the community.

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

As tomorrow is an historic day – The Australian and other news.com sites move behind the paywall – what WILL we pay for, what SHOULD we pay for and what OTHER revenues streams are being missed by News.com refusal to build online communities around their content?

Monetizing Online Communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It’s really about “what is money&# – the community requirements, how community uses money, that all money even “real&# money is virtual. Monetizing Online Communities is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Technorati Tags: dollars , laurel papworth , Monetization , Money , Online Communities , revenue , social media , social networks. This is a presentation to ConnectNow in Sydney 2010.

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. And registrations are important for identity in online communities. Without excommunicating them from the hurly burly online?

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

A network may look to create many weak connections and amplify the flow of ideas and information, but have very little interest in being a community or group.) Must this happen online? Is the group’s purpose something that can only be done / accomplished online?

Online Community Manager – Social Media Business

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

This episode: social network for arty crafty types Etsy.com makes $400m, massively multiplayer online game World of Warcraft makes 1.2 Also, we managed the Junior Masterchef online communities (Facebook, blogs, forums) and keeping kids safe online against their own efforts! and also the launch of our brand spanking new Social Media Q&A online community forum at The Community Crew.

Online Community Roundtable – now Online Community Tribe

Online Community Strategy

Howdy Folks – you may have noticed a name change to the Online Community Roundtable group. The primary motivation was to give a home to all the great activity that has sprung up with community managers and strategists around the #octribe tag.

Online Community Tribe round-up

Connectable Dots

Posts on Online Community Tribe writing assignment, for Tuesday July 14, the second Tuesday this month. Tags: Community OCTribe Online Community identitiy influencers Standing out in the crowd , from my Flickrstream.

Australia: Jobs in Online Communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Online communications. Warner Music Australia is recruiting for a Web / Online Content Editor to join the Marketing & Promotions division. This is a very ‘hands on’ role with the primary responsibility for writing, publishing and maintaining multiple consumer facing online and mobile content initiatives for Warner Music Australia. . Typical initiatives may include: Local and international artist’s online / mobile websites / social networking widgets.

Online Communities Mini-Conferences

Nancy White

Passing this along from Leigh Blackall…This is a terrific set of “mini-events&# around a variety of online community and collaboration topics. Participants in the Facilitating Online Communties course have come together to coordinate an online mini conference.

When a Con Artist Comes Calling: Online Community

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Recently, in an online community I am involved in, the members decided to get together in real life (IRL). of social network members that meet online will meet offline each year. So the group booked a venue interstate, a dinner, hotels etc and submitted a deposit to the moderator (community volunteer admin) who agreed to organise it all. The moderator had been a mod for around a year, and was someone the administrator had selected from the community.

Purpose Will Power Future Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

What if there was a way to create sustained engagement in communities and collaborative experiences that harnessed genuine motivation and strove for positive outcomes for participants? Purpose-Driven Communities. Tactical goals in the context of a community experience, yes.

Online Community Onboarding

Managing Communities

Community Cultivation 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.

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Online Community Books – Amazon Bookshop on WordPress

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

AND gives you a bunch of Online Community books you may enjoy… I’ve added an Online Communities Books bookshop to this here blog. You can see it – Online Community BookStore. Online Community Books – Amazon Bookshop on WordPress is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Technorati Tags: Online Communities. Tags: Online Communities social media social networks

Online Community Rituals: Social Niceties and Change

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: Online Communities , patterns of behavior , Rituals , social networks. Tags: Online Communities Rituals Twitter social media social networks patterns of behavior

Online Community Workshops in Sydney

Nancy White

Tuesday saw Matt Moore of Innotecture and I at the Australian Technology Park facilitating two half day workshops on online communities. The morning’s small groups enabled us to go into details with each person and what they wanted to do online.

Ideas from Online Community Summit

Connectable Dots

Kim Baine after the session at Online Community Summit. I was pleased to attend Forum One’s Online Community Summit again this October. He noted there is a lot of community spirit out in the long tail of transactions with specific groups of collectors, etc.

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Online Community Toolkit | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Nov 03 2007 Online Community Toolkit Published by Nancy White Last edited 10/07 Thinking about building or hosting an online community? 1999) Calculating Your Community Costs – Is it worth your while? What is the Value of Participating in an Online Community? Making community vibrant and alive.

The Role of Leaderboards in Online Communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The leaderboard recognises their value to the community in which they are placed. Reading the discussion will highlight what value the lists bring the community. Consider Twitter, and its prominent display of community members’ stats. It can grow certain behaviours online.

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Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

A network may look to create many weak connections and amplify the flow of ideas and information, but have very little interest in being a community or group.) Must this happen online? Is the group’s purpose something that can only be done / accomplished online?

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

A network may look to create many weak connections and amplify the flow of ideas and information, but have very little interest in being a community or group.) Must this happen online? Is the group’s purpose something that can only be done / accomplished online?

Online Community Moderator Metrics

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. Managing Staff

Online Community Summit, flocking to Sonoma

Connectable Dots

Tags: Online Community Special Events Social Networking ocs2008 twitter

Australia Enterprise: list of business online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A “top list&# of social networks and online communities for business and corporate. Not blogs - they must have community features of many-to-many discussions, leaders, UGC etc. Australian Businesswomen’s Network - run mentoring programs (private community). Australian Women Online - supporting women in business. Australia’s community for solo & micro business. Tagline: Brand Yourself Online ). QuickBooks Community - from Intuit.

Exciting unconference for online community pros

Connectable Dots

The best get-togethers for online community professionals are hosted by Forum One. Their sold-out summer 2008 Online Community Unconference was just held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View.

An Update on the Online Community Unconference 2013 #OCU2013

Online Community Strategy

I wanted to provide a quick update regarding the Online Community Unconference that we are putting together in Mountain View on May 21. If you haven’t had a chance to register, you can find more info here: Online Community Unconference 2013 Registration.

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Announcing the Online Community Unconference 2013 – We’re Back!

Online Community Strategy

It’s been an interesting journey to get here (and I’m certain it will continue to be), but I’m very pleased to announce that we will hosting the Online Community Unconference in Mountain View, CA on May 21ist. >

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Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

A network may look to create many weak connections and amplify the flow of ideas and information, but have very little interest in being a community or group.) Must this happen online? Is the group’s purpose something that can only be done / accomplished online?

The Role of Brands in Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

T here seems to be a wave of bad advice and misguided thinking regarding where and how brands should engage with their communities. This is really unfortunate, as I’m convinced many organizations are missing key opportunities to realize value from online communities.

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Rules and warnings for building successful online communities

The Bumble Bee

Most online communities are simply online ghost towns. Maybe online communities are not for you? Virtual CommunitiesPeople register, get their login details, visit once, decide its not for them and never return. This pattern is repeated over and over.

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Online Community Building Strategy Advice

Nancy White

Online Community Building Strategy: Good Advice From Nancy White. Tags: community community indicators We are having record breaking heat here in Seattle and I just don’t have the energy to jump into my stack of half drafted blog posts. So I’ll take advantage of Robin Good’s interview with me in Rome earlier this month! Thanks, Robin! Gee, I do talk fast). Edit: It appears that Robin has some other videos from that day on YouTube here , here and here.

Online Community Summit 2009

Online Community Strategy

We’re just about 2 weeks away from our 8th annual Online Community Summit in Sonoma, CA, on October 8-9. If you’d like to attend the Summit and you’re a senior online community or social media practitioner, please go here to request an invitation.

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Big Lottery Fund soft launches online community – and advertises an interesting job

Social Reporter

The Big Lottery Fund has opened up an online community platform that’s been under development for some months, judging by earliest message in some of the forums, and news trailed here. There are online spaces for countries, programmes, projects and groups.

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