I'm Jake McKee

People call me The Community Guy


SXSW 2008 Recap!

I’m just now finally caught up enough to sit down and write up my quick hit thoughts about SXSWi 2008. The key word for this year was “HUGE“. The crowds, the number of sessions, the keynote debacles, the lines, the number of sit-down meetings, and the quantity of cool things to do and see. Huge. […]

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ASK: 12 tips to help enjoy SXSWi

(This is part of Ask the Community Guy, an ongoing series of questions posed by readers for Jake, the Community Guy) Question: It’s my first time at SXSW Interactive… how can I make the most of the event? Answer: Are you excited?? SXSW Interactive just a few days away! That’s right, my fine feathered friends, […]

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SXSW Panel Concept: Can I count on your vote?

Last year I had an absolutely fantastic time running the “Community Ecology: Finding balance when working with fan groups” session at SXSW. The panel was a great collection of all types of folks, from brands to web-based games to agencies. This year, I swore I wasn’t going to try to speak – I was going […]

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