When will the online community be up and running? Interesting article
Back in October we announced that Netbuddy was joining Scope. We’ve spent the last few months talking to members of the Netbuddy and Scope communities about what they’d like to see on the new joint community. We’ve done this through an online survey, emails, phone calls, Skype and face to face interviews.
Here are the common things people told us they wanted from the online community:
People spoke about the desire to connect with people in a similar situation, in a variety of different and changing ways. Some people came to the sites looking for emotional support, for others it was about getting practical advice – but the common need was to find people “like them”. We want the new community to help people make these connections.
The ability to help others
It’s not all about receiving support – people also had a strong and genuine desire…
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