The Online Community or Platform: What Do You Build First?

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edited September 2016 in Blog Comments

imageThe Online Community or Platform: What Do You Build First?

Building a strong, engaged community is an important step to engaging your audience and promoting your brand. However, designing and implementing a dedicated platform can be both time consuming and costly.What comes first? According to who literally wrote the book on building successful online communities, it’s important to have an audience in place before Read more...

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  • kflores
    kflores Member

    Great article. I am on a team at the beginning stages of building a community, and this is some good advice to hear. Does Vanilla Forums attend/participate in any conferences? We're looking for a conference to learn more about building communities, moderating forums, etc.

  • Hi @kflores ! Thanks for the feedback. We are actually exhibiting at CMX West this November. It's a great place to learn and meet other community managers.