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branding -

Do you often wonder how important it is to build forum brand? Fifteen or even twenty years ago, promoting a forum and getting new members was easy. Then social media was born. After social took the internet and engagement crown, promoting a message forum started to become a challenge and has only gotten harder each year. Now is the most critical time for you to build forum brand, and in this article, I will show you five different ways to make a brand with your online community significantly.   Build Forum Brand 1: Create a Mission If you want to...

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post exchanges -

Have you ever done a post exchange with another online community before? An exchange of posts happens between you and another forum owner. You post a set number of threads and replies in their forum, and in exchange, they post the same amount in return. At least, that is what is supposed to happen. But not all post exchanges are created equally. Some people are just not as good at posting as others even if they have their discussion forum. But you should focus on giving the best post exchange possible. It gives you a reputation. It can bring more...

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Activity, forum -

It’s essential to keep your forum active. An active forum usually means members will visit again and contribute. An inactive forum is easy for a member to forget about. But you’re probably wondering what some ways to help keep your forum active, especially when you can’t think of any new ideas, right are? Look no further because here are five great ways to do just that!   #1 Keep Your Forum Active by Posting Every Day As the forum owner, you should be logging into your forum every day possible. And you should be posting on your forum every time...

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copyright -

This blog post was written by Katrina.   I’m not going to insult the reader and explain the definition of copyright. We all know it exists, and sometimes we even pretend we’re following copyright laws, except sometimes we don’t fully understand the law or have been told someone’s incorrect interpretation of it.US copyright law differs from the laws in other nations. Beware of someone in the EU trying to give you copyright law advice if you live in the US. They probably haven’t studied US law or simply read a blog article and think they can now teach you a...

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Advertising, Forum Administration, Paid Sponsorships -

Have you considered buying forum ads instead of social media or search engine-based ads? This is especially beneficial for generating traffic to a message forum. By relying on other ad purchasing sources, you may be targeting the wrong people to join your forum. Buying forum ads will help you gain more members but also helps with the forum creator economy, which is an essential matter for all of us in online community management. In this article, I will show you five different strategies to drive forum traffic using paid forum ads.   Strategy 1: Start Buying Forum Ads from the...

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