Jun 12, 2017 - Community Building

Why and How You Should Run a Beta Community

Whether it’s from scratch or moving an existing offline community online, when you start a new online community, it’s a good idea to run a so-called Beta community.

posted by Mieszko
May 29, 2017 - Community Building

So You Want to Start a Community?

This is the first in a series of blogs where we will explore some of the things to keep in mind when you first start your community. First up: 6 things to keep in mind when you get started.

posted by Mieszko
May 16, 2017 - Community Building - Technology

Set KPIs to Help Your Community Blossom

Learn about the importance of KPIs for Community Management and the Open Social Analytics solution to help you monitor your community goals.

posted by Niels
Mar 21, 2017 - Community Building

Progressive Web Apps: Improving User Engagement with Push Notifications

Frank explains what Progressive Web Apps are, how they can help you drive engagement with your end-users and how we've implemented them for Open Social.

posted by Frank
Sep 26, 2016 - Community Building - Technology

Planting the Seeds for Engagement With Onboarding

Frank, one of Open Social's developers, explains user onboarding, provides an overview of onboarding methods and explains how we've implemented them in Open Social.

posted by Frank
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Nov 13, 2017 - Security - Drupal Community - Open Source

Embracing Open Source Security with Drupal

Open source security for online community platforms is important to us at Open Social. Here’s an overview of open source security, and why it’s important that we’re covered by the Drupal security team.

posted by Natasha
Nov 02, 2017 - User Experience - Community Building

Why Use Mentions (@) to Boost Community Engagement?

Community engagement breathes life into a community and results from vocal, passionate members. Open Social’s mention feature makes it easier for members to engage and connect with each other.

posted by Evelien
Oct 30, 2017 - User Experience - Community Building

Improve Your Community’s Accessibility

Web accessibility ensures that everyone has equal access to content on the web. Here are few actions that community managers can take to make their community accessible to everyone.

posted by Bas