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In the last few years or so, Reddit has been through some tough times. It’s been accused of going back on its claims to support free speech. It’s...
An active forum is what we want as forum administrators, right? But an active forum, while good, is not exactly a really active forum. Many of you...
The chances are that you and your forum have competition and rival communities out there. You can easily gather intelligence on your rival...
I've wanted to write this article for some time now since I see a lot of stuff posted around TAZ that I feel may be harmful to you as an admin in...
TAZ has been running Threadloom search for some time now, and I thought it would be nice to hear more about it from Paul Lee - CEO of Threadloom....
A good forum success checklist is sometimes needed when running your own forum. A forum success checklist will help you continue success on your...
Videos are the marketing tool with the highest engagement rates nowadays on the internet. Every day, more marketers are using video ads to promote...
Hiring a Moderator is a funny business and one that causes no end of confusion both for the person being hired and for the Administrator who’s...
If you encourage new member activity on your message forum, going out of your way to do so that is, your forum will be likely more active than it...
A Forum Anniversary Celebration is a great way to boost activity and membership on your message forum. Plus it is a lot of fun for both you and...
Popular forum content is the type of topics and posts that get results on a message forum. Popular forum content usually results in a lot of...
Why are emoticons important? One of the few areas of online communication that doesn't seem to attract much attention from forum owners or users...
Note: I love this article, and it's at multiple places because of it. Nice motivator for anyone who panics their forum is dead in a week or...
HowTo: Maximizing your Revenue Potential I've edited the thread on June 29, 2014 and I've left portions from 2010 in spoilers in the event...
Introduction: Since 1999, I've been managing and running forums from the old Ezboard hosted forum days through to vBulletin and some of the key...
As anyone who's searched for a new web hosting company probably knows, guides to the hosting world are an extremely common sight online. Just...
Forum Staff: A successful forum management team. By: Shawn J. Gossman In this day and age, forums need to have proper staff members who become...
Who hasn’t run advertisements of their message forum once or twice in an attempt to earning a profit from operating the forum? But have we really...
Advice on choosing a host Firstly, research, research, research! Spend weeks looking for a good host as it WILL pay off. Secondly, remember...
[article] Password Security Measures Have you made sure your password is secure? - Does it contain at least 10 characters? - At least 40% of...
Creating a Moderator Manual Staff Management: Troubleshooting issues before the fact: In the world of online communities, what is...
Article - Revenue: Using Subscriptions/Upgraded membership Once an online community's bills go beyond the normal range of a hobbyist, the...
Article - Basic Help for New Members When I examine the emails I receive on a daily basis, and the emails of the other admins and mods, most of...
Article - Building your Site: Does Your Website Need Content? Five years ago when I first put my simple website online there were few choices....
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