Online Communities Vs Online Communities of Practice

The Difference between Online Communities and Online Communities of Practice

Written by: Jenna Groman, Program Manager, NetHope
On September 23, 2016

Groman gives an overview of the difference between an Online Community and an Online Communities of Practice. While both are ignited from a common area of interest may it be pets, aeroplanes, a planet, a board game, etc., an Online Community is a group of individuals rallying around a common interest, an Online Community of Practice revolves around a particular profession, skill, or situation whether it is initiated by a professional association or an informal group.

Read the article by clicking on this link: https://healthcommcapacity.org/difference-online-communities-online-communities-practice 

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