Do You Make These Community Mistakes?

Creating an online community can be an alluring and alluring prospect. As such, it’s a good idea to do your due diligence. Putting in the time and a few bucks into the community can reap rewards in the form of loyal customers. Among the best places to start are your social media networks.

Having a large community of users to speak to will give your social media efforts a healthy jolt of caffeine. The key to a successful community is to make sure you are a) putting in the hours and b) contributing to the conversation. Having a well conceived and branded social media presence will set the stage for success.

Building a thriving social network requires a bit of time and a healthy dose of luck. Fortunately, it’s not difficult to find someone with whom you can vent your frustrations. There are hundreds of millions of active Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram users to speak to. The trick is figuring out which users are best suited for whom. Having a savvy community manager will help ensure your brand is on the right side of the ledger. It’s a good idea to do a periodic audit of the community to weed out the unwelcome and get to the good stuff. To ensure success, a few community management 101 tips and tricks should do the trick. These include a well thought out onboarding process, a robust monitoring plan and a commitment to the highest degree of engagement.