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New Video: Online Discussion Forums

Posted by: leelefever on February 18, 2014- 10:13am

Topic: Common Craft Video

Categories: community, discussion, forums, moderation, social media


Today we’re announcing a new member-requested video that explains online discussion forums in about 2.5 minutes.     Watch it now About this video: In the real world, we depend on discussions for learning and socializing. It’s how we relate to one another. The same thing happens on the Web, and thanks to discussion forums we have a reliable way to organize and discover information in the form of discussions among people anywhere in the world.  It teaches: The role of discussion forums on the... Continue Reading

Please Help Build Awareness for The Art of Explanation

Posted by: leelefever on November 27, 2012- 10:40am

Topic: Art of Explanation

Categories: book, buzz, marketing, promotion, social media


Dear Common Craft friends and fans, I’m writing to humbly ask for your help. The Art of Explanation, my new book, recently became fully available in bookstores and online. And now, it’s up to us to get the word out - and I’m hoping you can help.    First, I hope you’ll consider buying the book. It’s meant for everyone and especially professionals.  If you’ve already purchased and read it, please consider writing a quick review on Amazon or your website.    There a number of other ways you can... Continue Reading
Today we’re publishing a new video called Social Media and the Workplace - Explained by Common Craft.   As so many of you know, Social Media and especially sites like Facebook and Twitter are changing the way that organizations think about external communication. Our goal with this video was to help organizations see how the environment is changing and highlight what they can do to be a productive part of it. This video uses an example that highlights a reaction to a crisis, but the message is... Continue Reading