The Internet has been providing a social platform for people from all over the world for years now. Visiting various music-related forums and chat rooms was something I was really excited about back in the late 90’s. Being able to connect and discuss stuff with people I had never met before was a novel and thrilling experience. Some twenty years later, online interaction has evolved and became more sophisticated with all that social media have to offer, however, some of the most basic solutions have remained just as, if not more popular.
Online community benefits everyone involved in its creation and day to day operations. You may launch a website particularly for the purpose of attracting and growing a following, centered around a common interest or topic. You also may be a brand owner, who’d like his fans to have a place to come together and discuss things related to your business. In any case, there’s a number of advantages of online communities for both admins and members alike. Let’s take a closer look at what these are.
Launching a website these days is extremely easy. Making the project a success is the hard part. Just to be clear, I won’t be taking you through the entire process of launching a niche site from square one. There are numerous resources on the topic already available online. Instead, I’ll focus on one particular facet that greatly improves the chances of making your project a success. There happens to be a rather simple way to improve the appeal of your niche site that’s within anyone’s reach. Read on!
Having the opportunity to customize the product you’re getting, be it a physical item, or a digital widget, is always exciting. The option to do so not only helps you stand out among others, but more importantly, makes the product fit you better. One of the coolest things about Chatwee is its flexibility in terms of adjusting to your existing website. In this post I’ll cover some of our live chat customization basics to make your venture into the world of real-time online interaction as smooth and effective as possible. Let’s go!
Since there’s no shortage of the ‘best WordPress plugins’ articles online, let me say right off the bat that the one you’ve just stumbled upon, despite its undeniable value, is rather intended for blogging beginners. If you’ve been in the game for some time now, you might have already heard of or even use some of the plugins discussed here. If, on the other hand, you’re just only embarking on your blogging journey and want to start things off on the right foot, you’ve come to the right place. Read on to learn about the best WordPress plugins to help you boost your blog today.
‘Make a difference to whom?’, you may ask, ‘and in what way?’. Excellent questions, I like your inquiring mind. Let’s clear this up right away. In this post, I’d like to discuss certain live chat features that make a difference to everyone involved in using the software. From site admins, in terms of the level of control they have over what’s going on, to actual users, regarding how they interact with you and each other. There are multiple live chats available in the market and it may not be easy to choose the one that fits you best. Let’s take a closer look at one of them in particular, and the combination of unique features it offers, to see if it meets your requirements.
Despite having its drawbacks, obviously, the Internet is an invaluable instrument for bringing its users closer together. Online communities rise all over it, centered around common interests, hobbies, brands, or for networking purposes. You, my Dear Reader, may be an owner of a site like that, thinking of ways to stimulate its growth. Well, I’m glad you’re with me today, as I have some ideas you might find useful. Let’s move on to examine why you shouldn’t ignore the social aspect of your site and strongly consider growing a community around it.
The way we see our digital product – Chatwee – is that it’s a tool to help you grow an online community on your website, socialize with visitors and have fun while you’re at it. This is its main purpose, however, a group live chat widget is more than meets the eye. It can perform serious, business-oriented functions as well. The article that follows argues there are certain common online problems that can be solved using live chat. Read on to see how relatable you’ll find them to your own experience thus far.
Running a website oriented toward growing an online community, you want your audience to stay engaged and active. Developing excellent content – articles, videos, interviews – is your number one priority, however, you also have to provide space for the audience to express their reaction to what they read or saw. This way, you create a reason for people to come back to your site, learn about their pain points, and help establish a community of loyal supporters. In this post, I look at some of the pros and cons of using Twitter and group chat for live online discussion.
We at Chatwee are all about thriving online communities. There’s strength in numbers, two heads are better than one, no man is an island. These are all true and timeless sayings that pertain to some of the human nature fundamentals. How do they apply to the world of Internet, though? Well, in order for your online project to succeed, you need to be able to attract a following and keep it engaged. In this post, I’d like to focus on the particular case of boosting user engagement in your chat room, which in itself is a community-building tool.