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#311817 - 10/24/2006 6:29 PM How to Be a Great Host  
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I type Like navaho
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Meet Joe. He’s an amateur web developer who’s just starting to receive a good feedback, a steady stream of traffic, and maybe even some revenue from his website. So Joe decides to kick it up a notch and add a forum. After all, everyone else is doing it—how hard can it be? So Joe downloads some bulletin board software and fancy skins to make his forums sexy, creates 20 topical sub-forums, and starts posting. All he needs to do now is sit back and watch the membership grow.

Unfortunately, the members Joe expects never arrive. He talks a few friends into signing up and posting here and there, but his friends don’t share his enthusiasm for the website, so they don’t stick around. Joe’s prepared for a party…and nobody showed up. What happened?


A good article designed to give the site owner tips for building community with some good “first do this, then do that” tips, a nice read for anyone wanting to build community. smile

http://www.alistapart.com/articles/greathost


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#318712 - 03/13/2011 12:29 PM Re: How to Be a Great Host [Re: AllenAyres]  
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#319054 - 04/03/2013 2:45 PM Re: How to Be a Great Host [Re: AllenAyres]  
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The better way from my point of view is that it should be licensed and with all the copyrights preserved.This will be helpful from legal point of view.


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