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My Bio
Favourite style of art: Digital
Operating System: Linux
MP3 player of choice: Amarok
Shell of choice: KDE
Wallpaper of choice: No idea. I haven't seen it in years
Skin of choice: Scaly

Tools of the Trade
Blender, Luxrender, Inkscape, The GIMP

Lifecycle of online communities

Lifecycle of online communities

I'm probably talking total rubbish here. Any community tends to go downhill as it expands. It's just a matter of statistics as to when it becomes a sludge pond. After all, initially it's composed of the founders and a few like-minded enthusiasts. These may well have left an already existing community to found a new one, focused tightly on some specific subject. Or they just want to escape the decay of the old community. The next stage is the golden age: enough people so there's always something happening, not so many that there's more than the occasional lowlife (there aren't necessarily many, they're just noticeable). After that, the floo

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thx 4 the fave!
Thanks for the Faves ^_^
Thank you for the fav :)
Thanks for the +Fav! ^.=.^
Thanks for the favorite :) I really like your journal post.
Hello :wave:,
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Any donations would be appreciated as I plan on giving them to deviants who need them and help artist. Thank you very much for your time and hope I haven't bothered you. Have a nice day!