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-===== Critical Mass ===== +====== Critical Mass ======
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-==== What is it? ====+
  
 Establishing an effective Wiki normally requires an active community of contributors. The [[Viral|Viral]] pattern can lead to a rapid explosion in the number of users, but it is often difficult to generate a "critical mass" that ignites such an explosion. Without such a critical mass, the Wiki will often fall into dis-use. Establishing an effective Wiki normally requires an active community of contributors. The [[Viral|Viral]] pattern can lead to a rapid explosion in the number of users, but it is often difficult to generate a "critical mass" that ignites such an explosion. Without such a critical mass, the Wiki will often fall into dis-use.
  
-==== Tactics ====+===== Tactics =====
  
 There are two main aspects to attaining critical mass: There are two main aspects to attaining critical mass:
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     * (Please add suggestions here about how to generate a critical mass of contributors)     * (Please add suggestions here about how to generate a critical mass of contributors)
  
-==== Related Patterns ==== +===== Related Patterns =====
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-  * [[Viral|Viral]] suggest a mechanism for growth +
-  * [[Magnet|Magnet]] and [[Lunch+Menu|Lunch Menu]] both suggest the need for making the initial content compelling +
-  * [[Seed+it+with+content|Seed it with content]] suggests the need for a substantial amount of initial content +
-  * [[Champion|Champion]] describes the role of a key leader +
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 +  * [[Viral]] suggest a mechanism for growth
 +  * [[Magnet]] and [[Lunch Menu]] both suggest the need for making the initial content compelling
 +  * [[Seed it with content]] suggests the need for a substantial amount of initial content
 +  * [[Champion]] describes the role of a key leader
  
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 +classification.type  : Pattern
 +classification.focus : Adoption
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critical_mass.txt · Last modified: 2018/11/28 14:53 by splitbrain