Community Management Myth #10: Tech Can Replace Human Touch

Community Management Myth #10: Tech Can Replace Human Touch

This is part of a blog series on 10 Myths About Community Management, please see the main article for more details. Technology undoubtedly transforms possibilities for group interaction and coordination at unprecedented scales. Automated tools streamline back-end...
Community Management Myth #9: It’s All Positive and Peaceful

Community Management Myth #9: It’s All Positive and Peaceful

This is part of a blog series on 10 Myths About Community Management, please see the main article for more details. Communities strive to cultivate an atmosphere of care, positivity and empowerment overall. However, a common misperception exists that successful...
Community Management Myth #8: Anyone Can Do It

Community Management Myth #8: Anyone Can Do It

This is part of a blog series on 10 Myths About Community Management, please see the main article for more details. Among prevailing misperceptions surrounding community management roles exists the notion anyone could successfully fill such positions given their...
Community Management Myth #6: It’s An Easy Job

Community Management Myth #6: It’s An Easy Job

This is part of a blog series on 10 Myths About Community Management, please see the main article for more details. A pervasive myth exists that community management involves little more than casual conversation and social interactions, making it an easy career path...
Community Management Myth #5: It’s All Online

Community Management Myth #5: It’s All Online

This is part of a blog series on 10 Myths About Community Management, please see the main article for more details. As technology permeates daily life, it’s all too easy to perceive community solely through online spaces like forums and social networks –...