How to grow your meetup membership

  • January 13, 2013 · 6:00 PM
  • This location is shown only to members

Hey Meetup Leaders,

 

I have received several requests to have another Meetup on "How to grow your Meetup membership". So i think it is a good idea to have this event twice a year.

 

1) Member Meet & Greet (Starts at 6:00pm)
2) Collaborative Networking
3) Featured Presentation (Starts at 6:30pm)
4) Short Q&A for Featured Presenter(s) (Starts at 7:00pm)
5) End Meeting (End 7:30pm)


I can't wait to meet everyone, hear about your experiences, and share ideas on how to make the Meetup experience an unforgettable one.


Rob
Organizer
[masked]


P.S. I am very open to ideas for this group. Especially Meetup topics.

Join or login to comment.

  • DestinyArchitect

    It's 4.5hrs b4 the event but we still hv just 3 attending
    *specifically:
    **Me member Destiny http://meetup.com/SoCaMO/member...­
    **Group Head & Event Host Robert http://meetup.com/SoCaMO/member...­
    **implied by the description, OC-Good-Life Founder & Head Roberto http://meetup.com/OC-Good-Life/...­
    *BUT NO FEAR, as even still:
    **Both leaders I quite want 2talk to in person
    **With just these leaders,or even less,I VERY MUCH WILL ATTEND&LKG FWD2IT! -EVEN IF it's myself &just 1 other Meetup leader interested in making improvements to Meetup grp admin, as
    **the topic&solutions are essential
    **this is the 1st such attempt at such a mtg in OC I know, &a very admirable attempt,&I fear there may not be another soon
    ***We really need starting such mtgs 2get the ball rolling, as w/ MANY specialty topic mtgs I've seen&done,attendance is often not immediate,but grows over repeats as folks see it's really happening
    **SO,REGARDLESS, LET'S DEFINITELY HAVE THIS MEETING!

    January 13, 2013

    • DestinyArchitect

      *Computing that list of nearby & interested members, sorted by distance, was hard, the real work (besides the manual labor of Greeting each mbr); in the next comments I'll detail how I computed it & which members.
      **From the 1st 4 pages(80 mbrs) of http://meetup.com/SoC...­ (time visited back to "Last visited over two months ago") then adding some of 1st 3 pgs (50mbrs) of http://meetup.com/SoC...­ (thru no-connection) (marked #), all sorted by increasing driving time from the mtg location (by OC Airport), gave me this list which I break apart in comments since I can only fit 1000 characters/comment.

      January 13, 2013

    • DestinyArchitect

      Got to drive to the event, so I'll later post here (below) this list of nearby members I computed, sorted by driving distance from this mtg. My ETA is ~6:10pm (not 7:10pm, that earlier was a typo). See ya all there!

      January 13, 2013

  • malcolm

    Would you like to have this in LA South Bay? I have a venue available. See Meetup.com/NLP-LA

    January 13, 2013

  • DestinyArchitect

    I DestinyArchitect routinely publish TECHNIQUES&TIPS ON MEETUP http://1.JotHere.com/3780#MD9NO...­ incl a few on this event's topic"How to grow your meetup membership",&esp on growing attendance,which is often notably hard 4the majority groups who, unlike above http://Meetup.com/OC-Good-Life­ ,serve specialty topics.
    *But not yet published there(indeed 1st announced now here!) is MY LATEST TRICK I've been working on 2BOOTSTRAP ATTENDANCE WHEN LOW
    **based esp on:on Meetup,early YES RSVPs attract many more of em.
    **simple boilerplate text added2the top of event listing,1st done in pt MGDU8A of http://meetup.com/OC-Polyamory/...­ ;also copied by http://meetup.com/OCAndroid/eve...­
    **This is alpha-release as it's not yet tested w/a completed event and I still need to make THE MASTER ARTICLE FOR IT http://1.JotHere.com/MGMore­ to explain the concept & keep all copies in sync.
    **&I'd love ur feedback! 4now(until that article is up), just click "Reply" to this thread :-)

    January 12, 2013

  • Lee

    I'd love to attend these meetings, but Irvine is way too far for me.

    December 2, 2012

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Start a Meetup Group for people like you

Log in

Not registered with us yet?

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy