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Back to [http://e-democracy.org/if About Issues Forums]
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So you've got 25 new members and your forum has been set up!
  
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Now you can adapt this text as your placeholder description for your About info tab on your [http://e-democracy.org/example home page (example)]:
 
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* Join your neighbors now! The PLACE HERE Neighbors Forum is the place to share announcements and discuss community issues and life specific to our area. While an independent forum, it is conceived as a friendly complement to our neighborhood association. The forum will open for introductions with 100 members. To get a sense of what this space can be check out this [http://e-democracy.org/se example open forum].
It is as easy as 1-2-3 to get started:
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# Send us the name of your community/neighborhood, city, and state/province/country
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# Tell us the estimated population of the geographical area you seek to cover
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# Describe your plan to recruit the first 100 forum participants
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* We do have a longer "charter" that you can craft ([http://forums.e-democracy.org/groups/mpls-staneric/charter example]) that sits a top our our universal [http://e-democracy.org/rules civility rules]. Don't worry about this for now.
 
[http://e-democracy.org/contact Contact us] with those details and we will start the process. The technology is the easy part. Outreach is what really makes or breaks the opening of a new forum.
 
[http://e-democracy.org/contact Contact us] with those details and we will start the process. The technology is the easy part. Outreach is what really makes or breaks the opening of a new forum.
  
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[[Archived Start A Forum]] advice is available.
 
[[Archived Start A Forum]] advice is available.
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Back to [http://pages.e-democracy.org/Starting_a_neighbors_forum Starting a neighbors forum]

Revision as of 07:54, 22 March 2013

So you've got 25 new members and your forum has been set up!

Now you can adapt this text as your placeholder description for your About info tab on your home page (example):

  • Join your neighbors now! The PLACE HERE Neighbors Forum is the place to share announcements and discuss community issues and life specific to our area. While an independent forum, it is conceived as a friendly complement to our neighborhood association. The forum will open for introductions with 100 members. To get a sense of what this space can be check out this example open forum.
  • We do have a longer "charter" that you can craft (example) that sits a top our our universal civility rules. Don't worry about this for now.

Contact us with those details and we will start the process. The technology is the easy part. Outreach is what really makes or breaks the opening of a new forum.

Additional details are on our starting a neighbors forum outline.

Archived Start A Forum advice is available.

Back to Starting a neighbors forum

 

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