Month: December 2009

Engaging the Voyeurs

“90-9-1” One of my favorite statistics about communities is the one above which refers to the level of engagement in most online communities. The user break down of the statistic looks like this: 90% lurk, 9% contribute from time to time and 1% are heavily active (or 1% Creators, 9% Editors and 90% Audience). This…
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Real Creativity Occurs in a Box, Not Outside It

  If the web has proven anything? It has proven this simple tenet: Ideas don’t make you creative. Limitations do. Anyone can create something amazing when they aren’t confined by the burdens of execution and reality. True geniuses, create something amazing with the tools and restrictions that they are given. This process of refining, strengthening…
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