The past few months have been kind of hard for me. I had a phenomenal start to the year and brought in $80K by the end of June. I was pretty ecstatic. But my goal for this year was not to make a bunch of money, instead there was a service that I was working on called StudyChurch and I wanted to get that launched.
As a WordPress developer focusing on membership sites, I work with a lot of people trying to organize online communities. Let me just say that it is easy to build out the feature set that makes an online community possible but it is much harder to actually attract and build the community. Here are a few principles you will need to follow to be successful.