Participation inequality: the 90-9-1 collaboration paradox

90% or users will simply observe and lurk.
9% will occasionally contribute, edit etc.
1% of users can be denoted as those that contribute most of the content.

Read Dan Pontefract’s fascinating article on ‘participation inequality’ in online communities.

Taken from http://farm5.static.flickr.com/5187/5594502016_61cd6f3c2d_b.jpg on 2011-4-06
Original URL – http://www.flickr.com/7695916@N08/5594502016/ created on 2011-04-05 13:32:38
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