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
Aug 07, 2017 - User Experience

Design that thinks ahead

Designs that think ahead for its users are becoming the new standard for the digital user experience. We explain the design philosophy behind this; ‘Anticipatory Design’.

posted by Xinyu
Jun 20, 2017 - User Experience

Real Users Don't Read Manuals

Why don't real users read manuals and how can you fix this? Moritz explains how we've solved this for Open Social

posted by Moritz
Feb 16, 2017 - User Experience - Technology

Advantages of a Component Library

In this blog our designer Bas explains the benefits of an Atomic design based component library for UX, UI and visual designers as well front-end developers.

posted by Bas
Feb 01, 2017 - Technology - User Experience

Introducing the Mentions Feature for Open Social

Taras provides a short explanation of mentions and explains how we have integrated this feature into Open Social to boost engagement.

posted by Taras
Dec 20, 2016 - User Experience

User Testing for the Best User Experience

In this article our UX designer Xinyu explains how we perform user testing for Open Social and what insights we've gained from this so far.

posted by Xinyu
Sep 15, 2016 - User Experience

Activity Streams for Online Social Communities

In this article our UX designer Xinyu explain the importance of activity streams and how we've implemented activity streams for Open Social.

posted by Xinyu
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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