In 2017, China introduced a new law that regulates the governance of data for companies operating in China: the Cybersecurity Law (CSL). This article aims to provide you with a brief overview of common questions regarding the CSL in relation to community forums operating in China for Chinese nationals.
As a community advocate, you know that the key to growing any successful business is creating an engaged community of users and fans. The fact is, sometimes it's hard to get executive buy-in for a community strategy.
This article will layout 3 steps to getting executive buy-in for community management.
To say that Google had a rough year is a bit of an understatement - presumably, all of you are here reading this blog because Google+ is pulling the plug on your community and you need a solution. Well, I should say, a rather quick solution. The cleaners and garbage bags are ready and waiting for April 2, when Google will begin deleting all Google+ accounts and their content.
It’s that time again, another CMX Summit is coming! It’s a yearly gathering of community builders and professionals of all levels that meet to connect and learn from each other. To me, it’s one the can’t miss events of the year and certainly most of you must agree, as the tickets are sold out. We are also sponsors once again for what is surely to be an amazing get together in Portland next week (October 1st until October 3rd).
This will be my third CMX Summit and I'm a seasoned conference veteran. With this in mind, I thought I would share my best tips to ensure you get the most out of CMX Summit. Of course, I work at a vendor, but like you, I manage a community as well -- and that is how I attend the event. So without further ado, here are my best tips to ensure you have an amazing experience:
Today marks a new day for my career with Vanilla Forums and I can’t wait to share the news with all of you. I’ve just had the distinct pleasure of being promoted to Head of Community and Evangelism!
It's certainly an exciting chapter in my life, but what does it mean to you? Well, for starters, it means I now shake off my marketing cloak and devote 100% of my energy to you, the community.