S01E04: How to Grow a Village in the City Show Notes

October 28, 2015 By Donna Bardsley 0 Comments

(a.k.a. We Love You, But Use the Search Function)

In this episode we gather together the admin team of the Amsterdam Mamas Facebook group for a frank discussion about moderating a large online parenting group. We cover the following topics:

  • Current group stats
  • Do they read every comment?
  • What is the profile of an admin?
  • Do you need to be introverted or extroverted?
  • What are the 10 most common posts?
  • What are the top 5 most controversial topics?
  • Controversy: what it all boils down to
  • Surprising and unforgettable posts
  • The difficult parts of admin work
  • Internet Trolls
  • What they deal with the most (spoiler: it’s advertising)
  • Are people good or bad? A dig into human nature
  • 10,000 members: can the internet handle it?
  • What the admin team wants you to know

Show Notes

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