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What Can I Do To Get More Discussion Going at KnowHR Blog?

What Can I Do To Get More Discussion Going at KnowHR Blog?

by Frank Roche on September 25, 2007

in KnowHR

It’s funny, on my personal blog the ratio of comments to posts is 7:1. That’s over three years worth of data and something approaching 2,500 posts. Here, on KnowHR Blog, the ratio is more like 2:1. And that number is skewed a bit because a few posts got a lot of comments. Which has me scratching my head.

What do I need to do to get more discussion going at KnowHR Blog? Do I not ask enough questions? Do I not leave enough wiggle room (the Know-It-All Factor)? Is it a “who cares?” kind of a thing?

I think it’s because I don’t have my picture on the main part of the site.

I’m going to do a little experiment right in front of you. Yes, I might have to invoke Mere Observation Effect here, but I’m telling you all the same. KnowHR Blog has 600+ RSS readers, another 100 or so e-mail subscribers, an average of 1,600 daily uniques who visit, and in the range of 10,000 or so headline impressions through syndication. That seems like a lot of eyeballs. It seems like people who have something to say. I’m going to do a few experiments to see if we can get the conversation motor running.

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