Onboarding experience for a user is the first introduction to the community. We can draw several lessons from the hospitality industry to give a 5-star personalized experience that welcomes new members into the community. Member onboarding is the most critical step towards community building. Here are a few tips and tricks on how to create the best experience out of it!
📧 Welcome Email
🤝 Greeting Message
🧐 Check-In personally
💡 Share tips on how best to get involved with the community
Greetbot - set-up a welcoming onboarding experience for your members on Slack
Discord Welcome Screen - set up a welcome experience for your new members on Discord Community Server
Some hacks for building engaging communities, some community cookies, and lots of resources!
Identifying the purpose of why the community exists. Why should your members care to join your community?