The online community is a rapidly growing phenomenon. There is an online community for just about everything, from support groups to discussion forums. With the advent of social media, the internet has become a breeding ground for communities of all kinds.
As the internet continues to grow, so too do online communities. This growth presents opportunities and challenges for those seeking to develop online communities. On the one hand, there are more potential members than ever before. On the other hand, the competition for attention is also more significant than ever before.