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3 Components to Building an Online Community
Aug 10, 2012 (11:08 AM EDT)

Managing Editor of Mequoda, Chris Sturk, Explains the Basics for Audience Development

NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cultivating a vibrant and engaged online community requires patience and planning, however its ability to power audience development, promote conversation around content, help identify brand ambassadors and increase online presence makes it all worth it – especially for small businesses.

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As outlined in the latest article on PR Newswire's small business PR website, Chris Sturk, Managing Editor of Mequoda, describes the three main components to building an online community.  To gain some basic tips for recruiting, maintaining and motivating an online community, read the complete article: click here:

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