Online Society

A virtual community is a social network of individuals who interact through specific social media, potentially crossing geographical and political boundaries in order to pursue mutual interests or goals. One of the most pervasive types of virtual community operate under social networking services consisting of various online communities.The term virtual community is attributed to the book of the same title by Howard Rheingold. The book's discussion ranges from Rheingold's adventures on The WELL, computer-mediated communication and social groups and information science.
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  • Child Forum Moderators: Should you hire underage staff?

    … Have you ever had child forum moderators on your message forum? Child forum moderators would be official forum staff members on your forum that are under the legal age to be considered a legal adult. Many message forums online hire child forum moderators on their forum but some forum owners will not hire child forum moderators for the simple…

    Shawn Gossman/ Your Forum Blog- 12 readers -
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