- Feb 2021
Eternal September or the September that never ended is Usenet slang for a period beginning in September 1993, the month that Internet service provider America Online (AOL) began offering Usenet access to its many users, overwhelming the existing culture for online forums.
This makes me wonder at what level a founder community can manage to maintain its founder effects for incoming new members?
Is there existing research on this? Are there potential ways to guard against it in the future?
What happens to the IndieWeb community if it were to see similar effects?