Some Thoughts On Building Community


I originally posted this on What I Gotta Say About it.  Since it resonated so much with my introductory post I thought it deserved to be shared here as well.  It’s a great post by James Radcliffe on building a community. Read on, like, and share. But share the original post. Give credit where credit is due.

P.S.  Just in case you were wondering where WIGSAI came from, it’s an acronym for What I Gotta Say About It.

One of the most frequent things I get asked is: ‘How did you build your following?’.

It’s a fair question.  A few years ago I started as everybody does, with pretty much zero support and 5 followers (2 of which were my mother who had signed up twice to make sure she didn’t miss anything).

Today I am a 100% audience-supported artist; I have a blog that is read in 170+ countries by a community of over 15’000 subscribers, and a Twitter following that is sitting somewhere around 66k.

How did this happen?

Read on, and I’ll tell you…

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Namaste Joe

About Jose Cosme

Originally from Bronx, New York, Joe is no stranger to adversity. Having studied many philosophies, he has triumphed over these adversities and has helped others do the same. Professionally, Joe has had the rich experience of working with people with disabilities as he helped them reach their fullest potential. Now, as the creator of the "What I Gotta Say About It" blog, Joe continues to influence the world as he helps people to realize their highest potential and to reach for the unlimited possibilities available to us all.

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