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Assign one person the task of building a community

Assign one person the task of building a community

A community needs an identifiable hero and inspiration from within the company.

Many employees would like to build a community, but one person needs to prioritise this task. Therefore, hire a person to be a community champion.

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There are two requirements of an open system.

If you create a great product, communities will inevitably form, with or without your help.

Most people are oblivious to communities forming around their product.

Companies often feel great if their communities continue to say nice things and buy their products, but if the community says anything negative, the company will retract their community efforts.

Discourse or verbal exchange should be encouraged. Any company that fosters community building should participate in exchanging ideas and opinions.

Your product should be "customisable," "extensible," and "malleable." Consider Adobe Photoshop. Without the company's plug-in architecture, a community might not have developed quickly.

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