What online communities can learn from conversation pits.

Ahhh conversation pits, spaces within spaces. Here’s a few takeaways from those old physical relics of the 60’s that we can apply to our modern digital communities — all except the shag carpet.

Flexible.

Inward focused.

Form and function.

Transitional and welcoming.

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