If you want to build an engaged online community, then stories need to be woven into everything you do as a community leader.
Here are the essential features — not the bells and whistles, but the essential nuts-and-bolts features — that an online community space must have.
If you ignore this distinction, you are likely to confuse routine with ritual and think you are building genuine community when you are not.
Here are the five essential elements that the initiation phase of your onboarding needs to include help new members feel like they belong.
Creating and maintaining an effective community boundary goes much deeper than just having a paywall or not.