How to Create and Empower Social Support in Your Community

Designing a People Centered Self-Service Support Experience

3 Human Reasons Why People Join Online Community Forums

Don’t Ship Your Online Community Forum Without C.A.R.G.O!

4 Tips to Successfully Manage Your Remote Team

How to Deliver Support When Call Centers are Shutting Down

How Companies are Handling COVID-19 in Their Communities

Why I'm Not Doing Social Distancing

Internal Community Forums: Enhance Culture and Maintain Innovation

4 Great Online Communities to Make You Feel Connected

The Power of Online Community Forums When The World Changes

6 Tips on How to Work from Home, Be Productive and Stay Sane

Solutions that Scale: Cut Costs and Keep Customers Happy

Vanilla and COVID-19

5 Types of People in Online Gaming Communities

Why Content Maintenance is Important

5 Ways Customer Success Managers Can Improve Product Adoption

How to Choose the Best Moderators for Your Community Forum

The 3 Participant Conditions of Community Members

Everything You Need To Know About Building Your Online Community Forum

How an Online Community Forum Helps Your SEO

7 Best Tips for Great Customer Service

What Is A Knowledge Base? How Can It Help My Business?

What Is Gamification? How Can It Help My Business?

A Closer Look: The Mix and Their Impact on Youth

8 Real Tips To Become A Better Writer

What's the Most Effective Customer Support Channel for Your Business?

Is Your Community a "Swipe Right" Type Forum?

5 Reasons Brands Choose a Branded Community Over Social Media

20 Statistics About the Benefits of Online Community Forums

Failing on Customer Success? Learn From These Mistakes

Is There a Barrier Between Your Support Channels and Google?

5 Reasons B2B Businesses Need Support Communities

How the Community Implementation Process Works at Vanilla

SEO: Covering the Basics

5 Signs You're Not Ready to Launch Your Community

Happy Community Manager Appreciation Day!

How to Create Collaborative Community Mission & Vision Statements

Are you building your community with the most valuable people in mind?

KPIs, Analytics and Data: Making Sense of the Numbers

Creating Impactful Knowledge Base Content

Do you have an Audience or an Authentic Community?

What the CCPA Means for Your Online Community

Why You Need to be Present as a Community Manager

How and When to Acknowledge Your Community Members' Contributions

5 Can't-Miss Books for Community Managers to Read in 2020

Top Blogs of 2019: Powerful Nonprofits With Community

What's Your New Year's Resolution?

The New Role of Community Managers

Control Your Platform & Your Community Destiny

Top 10 Vanilla Blogs of 2019

5 KPIs For Your Knowledge Base

Top 5 Countdown: Best Vanilla eBooks of 2019

Bipolar UK: A Nonprofit Community That Makes A Difference

What Does it Mean that 60% of Fortune 50 Companies Invest in Community?

10 Years of Vanilla, 3 Shifts in Community

Optimizing Your Forum SEO: Q&A

What is an Online Community Forum?

What Is Ideation? How Can It Help My Business?

3 Communication Theories for Online Community Builders

How To Use Video Marketing To Grow Your Community

3 Steps to Design a Community Engagement Plan

How Social Connectivity Increases Brand Loyalty

Q&A: Top SEO Questions and Answers

5 Steps to Build a Super Fan Program for Your Community Forum

5 Tips for Indie Game Developers

How To Measure Customer Emotions Better Than Your Competition

Building a Nationwide Support Group to Fight Breast Cancer

Managing the Community Ideation Process for Product Managers

The Knowledge Base and the Creation of Vanilla Knowledge

Should You Enable Downvoting in Your Community?

17 Ways to Take Care of Yourself

Using Online Communities To Inspire Brand Advocacy

3 Benefits of a Soft Community Launch

How to Start Your Community Leadership Program

Accelerate Your Developer Relations With an Online Community

A Closer Look: Mercy Ships and Their Community Impacts

How To Secure Executive Buy-In

3 Weird Rules Your Community Forum Needs

3 Reasons Why Branded Communities Fail

Labour Day Weekend: Expectations vs. Reality

5 Tips for an Amazing CMX Summit Experience

4 Steps to Successfully Rollout a Community Plan

3 Tips for Dealing with Community Trolls

How To Look After Your Moderation Team

A Closer Look: Scope and Their Community Impacts

7 Tips For Building Effective Customer Loyalty Programs

5 Steps to Creating a Valuable Q&A Community

How To Write Community Guidelines

Why Sexism Stills Exists in Your Gaming Community

The Whys and Hows of Community Guidelines

Customer Service vs Customer Success: What's the Difference?

3 Reasons Why Game Developers Should Encourage Mods

Anatomy of a Webpage: 8 Amazing Tips for SEO & Conversion

3 Tips For Creating A Community Newsletter

SEO Fundamentals of Hosted Forums

Operating Your Super Fan Program

Community Manager Strategies for Vacations, Holidays & Taking Time Off

Learning to Say No Without Losing Relationships, Respect or Resolve

25 GIFs that only Community Managers will understand

How to Prevent Spam and Trolls from Wrecking Your Game Forum

Can Community Management Be Part-Time?

Community Management Basics: 8 Tips For Onboarding New Members

Why Knowledge Base?

How to Select Members for Your Community Launch

5 Tips To Help Your New Community Succeed

Developing a Strategic Super Fan Program

The 3 Stages of Community Forum Development: Where is Yours?

5 Tips on Creating Valuable Community Content

What is DevRel?

KPIs, Analytics and Data: The Right Tools for the Job

How to Diagnose and Treat Your Online Community

You're Being Watched: The Financial Impacts of Neglecting CX

4 Tips for Creating a Vibrant Online Community

How to Encourage Developer Community Collaboration from Day One

6 Tools to Strengthen Your Community Work

Be The Best You Can Be: CMGR Bootcamp

How Dev Spaces Should Fit Into Your Developer Community Mix

Drive More Traffic To Your Forum By Using These SEO Tips

Gamification in Community Forums: Increase User Engagement

KPI Community Basics: Part 2 - The ABCs of KPIs

When to Join Developer Community Conversations and When to Lay Low

Mitigating Toxic Behaviour: 4 Lessons from Overwatch

5 Steps To Revamp Your Support Community

5 Biggest DevRel Challenges (and how to mitigate them)

What is CX? Why is Customer Experience Important?

7 Examples of Compelling Community Welcome Emails

Building A Community Super Fan Program That Rocks

5 Benefits of a B2B Customer Self Service Portal

How Collaboration Can Strengthen Your Developer Community

5 Habits of Good Customer Service Teams

KPI Community Basics: Part 1

5 Must Have B2B Support Community Features

Embracing Customer Feedback In Your Community Forum

4 Ways Community Can Help Reduce Churn Rate

The Chinese Cybersecurity Law: The Impacts on Multinational Organizations Operating Communities in China

3 Steps to Get Executive Buy-in for Community Management (2019)

Adaptive Leadership for Online Community Managers

Is Your Online Community Included in Your Knowledge Base?

Why Executives Need To Care About Community

Why Companies are Making the Vanilla Switch

The Google Plus Shut Down: How to Tackle Your Google Community Migration

Avoid These Mistakes With Your Forum Migration

The New KPIs for Community Managers

5 Customers Extending Vanilla to New Heights!

Best of Vanilla 2018 - My Favorite Blogs

10 New Year's Resolutions for Online Community Builders

7 Key Areas to Focus Your Online Community Renovation Efforts

18 Community Leaders Chime in on The Future of Online Community for 2019

8 Gaming Community Trends to Watch Out For in 2019

How Community Helps to Increase Brand Loyalty

Three Customer Success Strategy Frameworks You Can Start Using Today

3 Delightful Tactics You Can Use to Treat Your Community Anytime

New Boilerplate Theme: A New Way to Create Beautiful Themes with Vanilla

How to Get More Out of Your Online Community Without Asking Them for More

Transitioning From Live Events to Your Online Community

How to Conduct Community Member Research Interviews

How to Turn Negative Feedback into a Marketing Opportunity with Your Online Community

Inspiration for Mediating Conflict in Your Community

How Poor Game Design Devastates Communities and What to Do About It

5 Key Characteristics of a Community of Brand Advocates

Where to Find New Members of Your Pre-Launch Gaming Community

Accelerating and Scaling Customer Success in SaaS

The Rise of Influencers in Game Promotions

Do You Wanna Know a Secret? Secret Groups Now Available!

How Your Community Can Amplify Your Content Marketing Strategy

4 Essential Ways Online Communities Enhance B2B Customer Experiences

What Does a Great Post-Launch Video Game Website Look Like?

How Community Marketing Presents a Huge Opportunity for Building Developer Relations

How to Grow Your Gaming Community by Engaging Influencers

Do You Want to be a Great Moderator? This is How You Do It.

Community Manager Time Management: Maximize Results in the Time That You Have

Rich Editor: Enhancing Your Forum Posting Experience

How to Launch Your Video Game the Right Way

[Guest Post] Community Commitment Curves: What They Are & How to Use Them

[Community] How to Identify Your Most Valuable Community Members

[Community] The Trouble With Great Expectations - Start Small for Lasting Communities

[Community] 3 Ways of Communicating Value of a Forum to Your Company

[Community] Measuring ROI - The Building Blocks of Community Strategy

[Community] Refresher Community Management Tactics to Consider

[Community] Why Do You Need a Developer Relations Strategy?

[Gaming] Early Access: 5 Important Lessons for Game Devs to Learn

[Finance] Customers are Turning to Communities for Financial Advice

[Support] 3 Benefits of Building an Integrated Community Support Platform

[Gaming] How Community Marketing Drives Success in Early Access

[Community] How to Successfully Use Gamification in Your B2B Community

[Gaming] 5 Characteristics of a Successful Video Game Crowdfunding Campaign

[Support] 5 Self-Service Support Options for Every B2B Business

[Gaming] 3 Simple Ways to Improve Player Experiences Outside the Game

[Community] Problematic Members - Managing a Vocal Minority

[Community] How to Build a Charitable Support Community While Maintaining Confidentiality

[Gaming] How Online Communities Help Developers Build Better Games

[Community] Quick Guide to Building a Community of Brand Advocates for B2B

[Support] 5 Steps to Building Customer Self-Service Options from the Ground Up

[Community] The Value of Super Users: How to Manage a Big Community With a Small Team

[Community] 5 Ways Gamification Will Help Your Community Grow

[Gaming] 3 Irresistible Reasons to Have an Active Community Before Launching Your Game

[Community] Why Facebook Isn't the Best Place to Build Your Community

[Community] Future Innovations in Community Management

[Fintech] Customer Experience is the New Competitive Advantage

[Support] What's the Difference Between Customer Support and Community Management?

[Community] How Abandoned Communities Hurt Your Brand and How Best to Manage Them

[Gaming] How Gaming Communities Keep Old Games Fresh

[Community] Should You Gate Your B2B Community

[Gaming] Building a Relationship with Unofficial Fan Pages

Driving Community Engagement with Marketing Automation

[Gaming] Supercharge Your Crowdfunding Campaign with Dedicated Player Forums

[Community] The Benefits of Creating  an Ideation Community

[Support] How to Transition Customers to Self-Serve Customer Support Options

How Acer Reduced Costs and Increased Their Community ROI by 500% using Vanilla Forums

[Support] Choosing the Right B2B Support Community Model

[Community] Secrets to Keeping Your Community Content Fresh

[Community] The Skills and Responsibilities that Make a Community Manager

[Gaming] How to Reward Your Most Valuable Posters

[Community] 3 Secrets Neuroscience Teaches Us About Community Management

[Community] Here's Why Your Brand Needs a SuperUser Program

[Community] Leverage the Power of Visual Storytelling in Your Online Community

[Community] How to Calculate the Value of Online Communities

[Gaming] How to Build a Gaming Community that Doesn’t Attract Toxic Behaviour

[Gaming] 5 Tips for Building Your Pre-Launch Campaign

[Community] 4 Important Trends in B2B Customer Community Building

[Support] 3 Effective Ways to Solve Customer Problems

[Community] 5 Ways to Improve Your B2B Community

[Community] Communicating Value of an Online Community to Different Stakeholders

[Community] More Ways to Create Engagement in Your Forum

[Community] 3 Ways to Keep Member Turnover at Bay

[Community] Unlock Your Community’s Potential Through Proper Conversion Strategies

[Gaming] Planning a Successful Soft Launch for your Indie Game

[Product] Scaling and Securing Vanilla with Cloudflare

[Community] 3 Tips to Keep Sexism Out of Your Forum

Answers to Common Questions About GDPR & Community Forums

[Community] How We Grew Engagement In Our Internal Community by 1,000%

[Finance] Need to Boost Membership on your Fintech Forum? Here’s How.

[Community] The Best Podcasts for Community Managers

[Finance] How Financial Brands Use Customer Support to Differentiate their Customer Experience

[Gaming] Whales (VIPs) and Influencers in social gaming

[Finance] How Banks Use Customer Self-Serve Data to Improve the Customer Experience

[Gaming] Research Gaming Communities Before Building your Next Title

[Support] Is Self-Serve Support the Panacea to Deflecting Tickets?

[Product] New Vanilla Feature - Category Following

[Finance] Community Management is the Front Line of Trust with Banking Customers

[Gaming] 5 Characteristics of a Great Gaming Community

[Community] How to Consolidate your Digital Marketing and Community Management Efforts

[Community] Avoid Having Your Community Held Hostage By Facebook

[Support] Should You Build Your B2B Support Community from Scratch?

[Support] Why Service Level Agreements (SLA) Are Important in B2B Support

[Community] How #DeleteFacebook will impact Community

[Community] Gamification Tactics that Increase Engagement in Your Forum

[Community] Slash your Customers’ B2B Buying Cycle with Community Management

[Support] Outdated Customer Service Is the Kiss Of Death

[Support] Help Your Customer Support Agents - Build an Integrated Self-Serve Support Center

[Finance] Need to Boost Members on Your Fintech Community? Here’s How.

[Finance] How to Differentiate Self-Service Support in Banking? It’s a Matter of Trust.

[Finance] Financial Community Managers: Reconsider Your Community Terms and Guidelines

[Community] The 3 Silent Killers of Forum Membership and How to Prevent Them

[Community] 3 Smart Strategies to Keep your Forum Troll-Free

[Finance] A Quick Roadmap in Recruiting More Members for Your Fintech Community 

[Community] Keeping it Classy: 3 Tips to a Conflict-Free Forum

[Community] 3 Ways to Help your Advocates Respond to Criticism

[Support] Self-Service that Actually Serves: 7 Essentials

[Community] Your Community Mission Statement is More Than it Seems

[Community] Encouraging Lurkers to be Active in your Community

[Support] Customer Service as a Marketing Tool in Banking

[Community] Want Stronger Advocates? Use Swag.

[Finance] Banks Continue to Underestimate Community Adoption — and That’s a Big Problem

[Community] Digest This: 3 Healthy Ways to Keep Your Online Community Engaged

How Community Managers Can Flip Game Shutdowns and Thrive

[Product] Vanilla Forums Announces Security Bounty Program via HackerOne

[Gaming] 5 Things Every Game Developer Can Learn from Witcher 3

[Community] Maximize your Forum's Gamification Features for Better Data and Engagement

A Great Community Manager has These Three Important Skills

[Finance] Why Advocate Marketing Needs to be Encouraged for Banks

[Gaming] 4 Things Every Video Game Developer Must Do

[Finance] Brand Communities are the Biggest Bank Building Assets - Here’s Why

[Gaming] 5 Gaming Trends Every Developer Should Know About

[Community] Preventing Trolls from Hijacking Your Fan Site

[Finance] Omni-Channel Banking: What Does a Consistent Customer Experience Look Like?

[Support] Should CSMs Bump Old Threads in a Customer Service Forum? 

[Finance] How Can Customer Support  Manage the All-Digital Banking Customer?

Nintendo Labo Provides an Interactive Gaming Experience with Cardboard

[Finance] An Entangled Financial Web: 3 Best Practices to Stay Compliant with your Online Communities

Critical Mass: Overwatch League Blows Up

[Community] Let's Build Better Communities Together!

[Community] How Real Are You? Managing a Community With Your Personal Profile – or Not.

[Finance] It’s Past Time for Banks to Empower Their Customer Service Employees. Here’s Why.

[Gaming] 5 Amazing Early Access Benefits for Video Game Developers

[Gaming] How to Build a Gaming Community from Scratch

[Finance] The Future of Personalized Finance

[Finance] How Voice of the Customer Impacts Retail Banking ROI

[Gaming] 6 Essential Tools to Build a Gaming Community

[Community] 3 Online Community Trends to Look Out for in 2018

[Finance] A Self-Serve Customer Service Guide for Retail Banking 

[Finance] Why Banks Should Let Their Customers do Their Marketing for Them

[Gaming] 5 Common Early Access Mistakes that Far Too Many Developers Make 

[Finance] The Data You Need to Measure Voice-of-Customer (VOC)

[Support] Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Customer Engagement in 2018

[Gaming] The 3 Best Post-Launch Marketing Channels For Indie Game Developers

[Finance] The Best Ways for Banks to Use Voice-of-Customer Metrics to Guide Self-Serve Customer Support

[Finance] How Banks Can Offer Self-Service While Avoiding Disintermediation

Watch Your Mouth! To Cuss or Not to Cuss in Online Communities

Getting Small: A Counterintuitive Approach to Community Growth

[Gaming] 3 Ways Community Management Helps Small Game Studios

[Finance] How to Bring Community Back to Community Banking

[Gaming] A 2018 Guide To Launching Your Video Game

Welcome to 2018!

What You Need to Know About Multi-Channel Support Systems

2017 Holiday Blog Recap - Dealing With Irritating Forum Members and Trolls

2017 Holiday Blog Recap - The Best Resources to Help You Provide Better Customer Support

Vanilla Forum's Best Guides on Community Management

Season's Greetings From Vanilla!

2017 Holiday Blog Recap - Best Community Engagement Blog Posts and Resources

2017 Holiday Blog Recap - How to Drive More Traffic To Your Community

2017 Holiday Blog Recap - Resources for Online Community ROI

2017 Holiday Blog Recap - Developing Your Community Strategy

The Best of Vanilla 2017 - Part 1

[Support] How To Turn Customer Service Into a Marketing Tool

[Gaming] Why Retro Gaming Is Making a Comeback

Free and Open: How to Get the Most out of Your Self-Service Support Forum

[Community] Why Aren't Your Community Members Converting into Customers? Here are 5 Reasons Why.

How Community Management Helps Solo Devs

Company Merger? Here’s How to Maintain Stellar Customer Support

Bridging the Divide: How to Convert PC Users to Console

Should Your Company Provide Self-Service Support? Here's How To Find Out.

Should Customer Support Teams Use Emoji?

Mind the Gap: Organizational Silos and Customer Success

Here's the Formula to an Insanely Successful  Mobile Game

Lost in Translation: Why Product and Customer Success Managers Must Communicate

Six Must-Have KPIs for Game Developers

Where Customer Success and Data Science Meet

Critical Moments: Getting the Most out of Your Customer’s Journey

Tips for Game Developers to Best Manage Piracy

Scaling Customer Success: How to Choose Between Hiring Staff or  Choosing Self-Serve Software

How Community Management Helps Solo Devs

[Finance] How Fintech Companies Create Empathy Within Their Communities

Show Me Where It Hurts: the Customer Success Manager’s Diagnostic Guide to Business Pain

The One Big Thing You’re Probably Missing About Customer Success

How To Transform Irate Customers Into Happy Ones

[Gaming] 5 Lessons Every Studio Can Learn from the Success of World of Warcraft

Here's How To Handle Abusive Customers And Turn Them Into Happy Ones

Predicting Churn to Keep Your Customers Loyal

Community Managers: Now's the time to prepare for your next (inevitable) community crisis

Two-Tiered Releases: the Future for Indies

How to Become a Customer-Centric Change Agent

Raising Prices and Satisfaction at the Same Time

All Aboard: 10 Things to Know About Onboarding

[Gaming] Tips for Mobile Video-based User Acquisition Campaigns

Using Gamification to Ease your Customer Success Burden

Managing Community Toxicity

[Gaming] A 5-Step Plan to Build a User Acquisition Campaign for Your First Game

14 Bullet-Proof Ways to Improve Customer Retention

[Gaming] A/B Testing to Boost your Mobile Game Revenue

3 Questions to Help You Carve out a Role for Customer Success

[Gaming] Community Managers: How to Maintain the Unmaintainable

Beware the Giant: 3 Ways The Facebook Monopoly Threatens Business

[Gaming] Super Low-Cost Player Acquisition Strategies For Indies

How Customer Success Managers Can Solve Complaints Quickly Without Sacrificing Quality

Your Studio is a Business: Run it Like One

A Customer Success Manager’s Guide to Too Many Complaints

API V2 Preview Release

A What, Why and How for the Brand Community Revolution

Community Management with Nick van Vugt from Uken Games

What Does Heart Surgery Have to do With Customer Success?

The Head, Hearts, and Hands of a Customer Success Manager

When Fintech Regulation Creates Opportunities, Instead of Destroying Them

Investing in Customer Success: A Brief Guide to Compensation for Customer Success Management Professionals

5 Tricks to Sharpen Your Community Listening Skills and Guarantee Customer Success

The Customer Success Manager’s Guide to Storytelling

Use a Proper Ideation Process to Inspire Continuous Innovation

Inspire Internal Collaboration Through Community

Vanilla and Hootsuite Integration

Putting Customer Success Managers Where They Belong

How Self-Serve Customer Support Has Transformed The Buyer’s Journey

How You Win When Customers Talk About Their Success

3 Ways to Identify Your Customer Advocates

Sales or Customer Success? Which Is Worth More to Your Saas Business?

Boost Your Indie Game Community with User Generated Content

[Community] How Should Community Managers Handle Potentially Offensive Content?

How to Manage A Poorly Performing Customer Support Team

How to Interpret Community Churn

Use Your Words: A Brief Intro to Finding Your Voice for Community Managers

[Gaming] All Hail the Whales! Grow Your Gaming Community in 3 Simple Steps

[Gaming] A 5-Minute Guide to Creating the Perfect Press Kit for Your Indie Game

[Support] Introducing the Future of Customer Support: Employee Motivation

[Finance] FinTech Customer Acquisition: It’s More Than Just Technology

[Support] They Win, You Win: How Customer Success Generates Revenue

[Gaming] How To Hit The Jackpot With Game Review Videos

How Do Tech Companies Maintain Healthy Customer Relationships

10 Words to Describe a Partner Portal People Will Actually Use

Social Business, Online Community and the Power of Identity

Don’t Make These 4 Mistakes When Looking for Game Funding

No Customer Journeys Alone: When Customer Experience Meets Online Community

[Gaming] Harnessing The Power of Live Streaming For Game Marketing

The “Mustdashe” Success Story : Lessons Learned After a Small Game Goes Big

Yes, AI is Improving Customer Support

How to Use Analytics and User Tracking to Boost Your Game’s Profits

Friends Made in Heaven: Self-Serve and Ticket-Based Customer Service Programs can Co-Exist Together

3 Steps to Turn Players into Game Advocates

8 Ways to Find Community Partners When You First Start Out

Do People Actually Like Chatbots in Your Support Forum?

Yes, Community Managers are Employees Too

[Gaming] No One is Reading your Dev Blog. Here’s How to Fix It!

Customers pay more for products with better support experiences. Here’s how to offer them.

A Primer on Content Development for Community Managers

How to Deploy Friends and Family as Your Kickstart Army

How an Engaged Customer Community Can Help You Communicate Big Changes

Put the Customer First: 5 Questions to Diagnose Your Customer Commitment

How to Target Hybrid Device Users

Two Heads are Better Than One: How Collaborative Customer Service Works

What We're Reading Around the Web: Intelligent Businesses, 500 Community Managers, a Slew of Robots, and the Unexpected Link Between Employees and Customers

[Gaming] How ‘Digital’ is taking over ‘Physical’ in the US Game Industry

Community Managers: Chatbots will make your life easier. Here’s how.

The Indie Game Developer’s Marketing Checklist

[Gaming] Game Expos 101: A Guide for Indies

How to Make Passionate Advocates Into Your B2B Sales Team for Free

Four Tips for the Community Manager in Mitosis Phase

[Gaming] 3 Ways Steam Direct is Changing the Game

[Gaming] Game Industry News Roundup - Oculus, Logitech Acquisition, Brazilian Indie Fest

Weekly Recap: Voice Personalization, 100 Million Headlines, and Automated Photography

Community Managers - Running Out of Time to Create Content? Learn How to Create an 800-word Post in Under 2 Hours

[Gaming] How Artella Empowers Communities through Creative Collaborations

[Gaming] Lessons Learned from Developers Who Worked on Terrible Games

3 Ways To Enhance Your Customer Service with Artificial Intelligence

Weekly Recap: Introverts, Landing Pages, Customer Experience, and More

Game Industry News Roundup - Nordic Games Rebrands, Vive Partners with Tate and Nickelodeon gets into eSports

How to Earn Your Chops as a Community Manager

How Machine Learning Can Enhance Community Engagement

Weekly Recap: Content, Conferences, Customers, and Conversions

Predictive Analytics: A Crystal Ball Approach to Customer Satisfaction

[Gaming] How to Forecast Your Ideal Game Audience for Targeted Marketing

[Gaming] Game Industry News Roundup - Team Fortress 2 Updates, Netflix gets into Interactive Games and more!

Weekly Re-Cap Around Customer Communities: Content Curation, Artificial Intelligence, and Customer Experience

Community Managers, How Do You Make Your Happy Customers Talk?

[Community] The Future of Online Forums

[Gaming] ASO Quick Guide for Mobile Games in 2017

[Gaming] Game Industry News - Top Stories in Gaming Last Week

Steam Direct: What You Need to Know

In the EU and Shopping for Community Software? These Data Protection Rules Affect You.

[Guest Post] Turning off the 24/7 Community Manager Lifestyle

Improve Your Customer Service the Easy Way: by Automating and Scaling It

The Great Divide: Separating Game Distribution Platforms from Your Community

How to Go the Second Digital Mile for Your Customers

Why Customers Can Tell Your Brand’s Story Better Than You Can

When Advocate Marketing Incentives Backfire

[Community] 6 Ways to Use Community Management as a Marketing Channel

5 Ways to Turn Your Customers Into a Community

3 Advocate Marketing Amplification Tips for Building & Managing an Online Community

Always on Time? 5 #CMGR Lessons to Learn from Billy McFarland, Ja Rule, and the Fyre Festival

Building Your Self-Serve Customer Service Strategy? Avoid these 5 Common Mistakes

The Pitfalls of Ratings-Driven Communities

[Community] Keeping Your Online Community Safe

[Gaming] How to Make a Kick-Ass Game Trailer in 5 Easy Steps!

Calming the Beast : How to Serve Customers Who Can’t Serve Themselves

[Gaming] To Pay or Not to Pay : Marketing for Indie Games

[Community] Don’t Let the Trolls Win

Optimizing Offline Engagement

Development Update: Vanilla API v2

6 Easy Ways to Learn What Your Customers Really Think

What They Don’t Tell You About Kickstarter Campaigns for Indie Developers

The Simple Way For Community Managers To Overcome Their #1 Content Woe

[Gaming] How to Master 'Owned Media' for Your Indie Game in 3 Simple Steps

5 Keys to Crowdsource Your Innovation Process

Want to be a Better Community Manager? Read on.

Turning Negative Feedback into Positive Tactics For Game Devs

4 Psychological Factors That Keep People in Your Online Community

How to promote your indie game like the big boys

[Product Post] Introducing RASP. Additional Security Measures Coming to Vanilla

[Guest Post] Learn How to be a Rockstar Community Manager

[Gaming] 3 Indie Game Marketing Tactics That Actually Work

Why Great Product Feedback Depends on Passionate Customers

[Gaming] Power User's Way of Distributing Game Press Releases Right!

Quit Complicating Things: A Happy Customer is a Loyal Customer

[Product Post] Assigning Roles and Permissions with Security in Mind

How Online Communities Improve Customer Support

[Gaming] Common Challenges in Marketing VR Games and How to Overcome Them

Stop Wasting Time on Customer Support

[Product Post] Highlighting Staff Posts

[Gaming] Can Indies Market Their Game on a $0 Budget?

5 Things You're Doing to Alienate Your Community Members

[Community] Community Engagement: Using Gamification as a Rewards Strategy

[Gaming] The Quest for the Perfect Gaming Community

[Gaming] Create Your Community Before Launching Your Game

Highlights from PAX East 2017

How to Tell if Your Online Customer Service is Actually Working

[Product Post] The 4 Vanilla Discussion Types

[Community] User Generated Content in Online Communities

3 Easy Steps to Leveraging a Community Manager’s Most Valuable Resource

Where Chat Collaboration Software Falls Short as a Community Tool

[Product Post] Managing Member Profile Photos (AKA Avatars) in Vanilla Forums

How to Manage Spam in Your Online Forum Community

Why Ticket Deflection Matters to More than Just Your Support Team

[Gaming] How to Attract More Users to your Mobile Game

[Product Post] Adding A Custom Font to Your Vanilla Community

Top 10 Resources and Guides for Using Vanilla Forums

Keeping Customers: Reducing Churn through Self-Serve Customer Support

How Twitch Became an Online Community For Gamers

[Product Post] The Blocking Keywords Feature

What to Look for in an Online Community Platform

How to Transition from Steam Greenlight to Steam Direct

5 Tools Community Managers Can’t Live Without

[Product Post] Multi-Forum Deployment of Vanilla

[Community] When is a Forum Really Dead?

[Gaming] Using Video Game Influencers to Grow Your Gaming Community

[Gaming] 4 Lessons we Can Learn from Last Year’s Most Epic Video Game Launch Failure

[Gaming] A Crazy Idea for Video Game Community Managers

How to Demonstrate Community as an Asset to Your Organization

3 Online Community Predictions for 2017

Level Up Your Community Management Skills with Vanilla Certification

[Product] How to Structure Forum Categories for a Growing Community

Navigating the Financial Services Seas With Online Communities

Monetization without Alienation: How to Convert your Community to Cash without Ruining It

3 Ways to Grow Your Business with Online Community-Based Customer Support

Why Online Community-Based Customer Support Will Rise in 2017

The Short Newbies Guide to Community Strategy

How Fintech Startups are Building Trust through Customer Experience

[Product Post] Vanilla Forum’s Revamped Analytics Provide Deeper Insights For Community Managers

New Year's Resolutions Every Community Manager Must Make

10 Etiquette Rules for Community Managers

4 Threats to Your Community’s Success

Voices from the Outside: 3 Unexpected Benefits to Letting Outside Thought Leaders Teach Your Community

Why Should I Hang Out with You? 5 Tips for Building an Online Community People Actually Want to Join

Happy New Year From Vanilla Forums!

Holiday Recap 2016 - Community Management 101

Holiday Recap 2016 - Developing Your Community Strategy

Holiday Recap 2016 - The Resources to Online Community ROI

Best of Vanilla Blog 2016 - Part 2

Happy Holidays from us at Vanilla Forums!

Holiday Recap 2016 - How to Drive More Traffic To Your Community

Holiday Recap 2016 - Best Community Engagement Blog Posts and Resources

Holiday Recap 2016 - The Best Resources to Help You Provide Better Customer Support

Holiday Recap 2016 - How to Deal With Irritating Forum Members and Trolls

Best of Vanilla Blog 2016 - Part 1

The Three Most Important Things To Do When Changing Forum Software

[Community] Why Your Brand Needs an Online Community

What’s Your Story? How Narrative Drives Community Engagement and Brand Awareness

Build Trust and Relationships First. Sell Products and Services Second.

Does Your Online Community Integrate With Your Overall SEO Strategy?

Holiday Recap 2016 - Vanilla Forum's Best Guides on Community Management

Psychological Tactics You Can Use to Grow Your Online Community

Insanely Affordable Community Management Tips To Get Your Community Engaging With You Again

Three Fintech Startups Making Waves at Web Summit 2016, Lisbon

The Anatomy of a Rockstar Community Manager

A Match Made in a Frying Pan? 3 Crucial Tips for Increasing Your Sales with Online Community

The Secret Sauce to Skyrocketing Your Community's Growth

[Gaming] Making Your Game Community Feel Authentic

3 Ways to Drive Model Community Behavior

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Soft Techniques in Community Moderation

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