I'm Jake McKee

People call me The Community Guy

10 Questions with Patrick O’Keefe, Moderation Guru & Author

My friend Patrick has written a great book about managing online forum communities. I’ve talked about him and his book quite a bit lately so I wanted to grab him for a 10 questions interview. You can find out more about the book at his site or his blog. You can also see him in […]

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10 Questions with Alaina Browne of SeriousEats.com

A couple years back, I had the pleasure of working on a project with Alaina Browne when she was with Mule Design. It was a lot of fun, so you can imagine how pleased I was to find out that she was married to my internet friend, Anil Dash. It’s a small damn world in […]

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10 Questions with Andrew Mason of ThePoint.com

If you haven’t seen the (relatively) new site, The Point take a swing by. The concept is extremely interesting (more on that below), but I’ve been blown away by the way they’ve designed the site. A social designer like myself gets all giddy when feature after hoped-for feature is there, creating a fantastic user experience. […]

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10 Questions with Michael Broukhim

I’ve been having a great time on a new(ish) site, Why08.org where you can identify yourself with a candidate and engage in some rousing political discussion surrounding that choice. The site is fun, and designed very smart. Before the holiday break, I exchanged emails with site creator Michael Boukhim and, of course, had to hit […]

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10 Questions with David Nelsen of TalkShoe.com

Time to continue the ongoing series of 10 Question interviews with great services and sites that have community as a strong component. We have several more interviews in the works, but next up we chat with David Nelsen of TalkShoe.com! 1. What is TalkShoe? www.TalkShoe.com is a website where you can talk (and text) live […]

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10 Questions: Gregg Brockway from TripIt.com

I’ve been playing with, and fascinated by the new travel site, TripIt.com for a while now. It’s helping me wrangle my large collection of travel itineraries, mostly via email (rather than mass input in a Web form). I reached out to Gregg Brockway, co-founder and president of TripIt and he was nice enough to answer […]

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10 Questions with Jonathan and Peter of Picnik.com

If you’ve read my blog, checked out my Flickr stream, or stood within 5 feet of me for more than 10 minutes you know I’m a huge fan of Picnik.com. When Tom hooked me up recently with my very own Picnik t-shirt, I thought it was time to reach out the Picnik folks and invite […]

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