Patrick O'Keefe is the founder of the iFroggy Network, a network of websites covering various interests. He has been managing online communities since 2000 and is the author of "Managing Online Forums," a practical guide to managing online social spaces. He has been responsible for the cultivation of communities. He blogs about online community at ManagingCommunities.com and more at patrickokeefe.com.

Patrick's articles

  1. Review – Sqwark! The Book

    If you’re interested in online culture, you might pick up a copy of ‘Sqwark! The Book’. Don’t! As Patrick explains, this 2-volume monolith isn’t worth the paper it’s printed on.

  2. Review – Essential Blogging

    Have you been bitten by the blogging bug? Of the many books now emerging on the topic, Patrick’s found one that provides an ideal launch-pad for the new blogger.

  3. Buy the Ultimate Domain Name

    Buying a domain name isn’t as simple as it sounds. You’ll need to consider extensions, trademarks, registrars, pricing… and that’s before you even choose a name! Fortunately Patrick’s put together this comprehensive primer to get you started.