Online Community for Your Business – Round-up and CurationSoft Test

Building an Online Community for Your BusinessHaving just released a new PLR report on Building Online Communities for your Business, I thought I’d do a little more research and round up some recent articles on the topics.

(I’m also giving my new CurationSoft software a whirl to see just how easy it makes it for me to curate content.)

First off, let’s take a look at the definition of “online community” on Wikipedia:


Online community community

An online community is a virtual community that exists online and whose members enable its existence through taking part in membership …



Next, for some serious planning and implementation, SEOmoz just published a pretty in-depth article on identifying your community. There are some great tips in here for what’s important to think about when you’re starting off:


How to Identify an Online Community for Your Business | SEOmoz

When you’re getting started with building a community around your business, you aren’t really starting from nothing. You can leverage the people, blogs, knowledge sources, and communities that already exist and are


Here’s some food for thought questions to ponder when considering what an online community really is. Cute.


What is a(n online) community? | Amy’s E-learning and Digital

Can a person be a community… And when do fans become community, become religion… Can a website be a community… Or is it a collective activity that makes it so… Does community require engagement to be


Online communities for your business don’t run themselves. This article goes through 12 different roles your going to have to make sure are filled in one way or another. Just don’t let it put you off creating one.


12 Roles that Employees Must Play in Your Online Customer

Online customer communities don’t manage themselves. Find out all of the fills you need to fill for a successful online community.


And here are some terrific examples of active online communities. I’ve heard of Kiva, but none of the others are really targeted at me. Take a quick look.


10 Examples Of Great Online Communities – The Online Community

We need great examples to follow, here are ten of my favourite online communities along with a brief explanation of why I love them. 1. Community of Sweden. One of the most beautifully designed websites with a very strong


If you want to share information with your customers and readers about how to build their online communties, take a look at my newest PLR Report:

Building Online Communities for Your Business

And check out how I put this whole post together in about 15 minutes using CurationSoft. It’s on a 7-day special offer this week and I think there are only a couple days left.

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Do you have an online community for your business, or do you participate in any great ones?

What makes it so great?