Managing Online Communities: Lesson’s From Reddit’s “AMAgeddon”
KENNESAW, Ga. (Sep 21, 2017) — Reddit is one of the largest and most popular online communities, but is often overlooked by public relations practitioners in their communication efforts. In addition to a rich source of conversation that can be monitored and analyzed for brand mentions, trends, and potential issues, Reddit provides an example of the complexities of online community management.
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