Community Building Panel – Resources

Resources mentioned in San Jose Social Media Meetup’s Community Building Panel on May 22, 2013.


Meetups that people interested in Community Management might find helpful:
Community Hacks – Community topics; fairly new, alternates between South Bay and SF.
Community Manager Breakfast – Great open discussions monthly on cmgr topics. Great chance to meet people and get advice from a variety of styles of community.
San Francisco Online Community (OCTribe) – Hosted by TechSoup and frequently focuses on non-profit communities.

Online Community Unconference – All the notes will be compiled through there over the next week or so.

Social Scheduling:
Hootsuite ( and Buffer ( My addition to Buffer is all Nigel’s fault (thank you, Nigel).

Content Curation: ( – Pulls from Google alerts, twitter, blog listings, other resources per keywords. Great for finding relevant content in your industry to share.

The Self-Promotion: is the flagship blog for Ning that I’m a contributor for.