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Lurker

The ones who are never really active in your community. These will unfortunately make up for more than 90% of your audience and there’s nothing wrong with it. A lot of people prefer just navigating through conversations, while others might just be looking for something in particular. Once they have that, they’re most likely to leave or hover around every once in a while to see what’s going on.

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