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Elgg Social Networking by Mayank Sharma

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Chapter 5. Communities and Files

Ah! Take a breather. Sit back and enjoy seeing your network grow! See members come and join the network, populate their profiles, and make connections with others. Watch them create information by blogging, and bring more information into the network through feeds. Wonderful!

But that's not all! Elgg packs in another powerful tool that'll help members of your social network interact better. Using Elgg, members can form virtual communities around a broad subset of the social network. Members have common interests and goals.

Virtual communities are also known as online communities, because its members interact via the Internet. Being online, also lets them interact across time and geographical boundaries. There are ...

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