The psychology behind membership

Originally published on TheCommunityManager.com Recently I spoke in detail about the theory originally developed by McMillan & Chavis detailing the “sense of community”. The concepts that make up a strong community and why members join or stick around....

Yes, The Community Managers Are Taking Over

Originally published on TheCommunityManager.com There’s been a big trend in the community space lately. Name a startup and they probably have a community manager… or they’re desperately looking for one. Not only that, but more and more community managers exist on the...

5 Insider Tips For Keeping Your Community Active

Originally published at TheCommunityManager.com Contributors are the people who actually create content in your community. They may only account for 1-10% of your community, but they’re the most important members since without them, there is no conversation. And so...