International Journal of Web Based Communities (IJWBC)

International Journal of Web Based Communities

2014 Vol.10 No.3

Special Issue on Web Based Communities and Social Media: from Adjacency to Compliancy

Guest Editors: Piet Kommers and Margriet Simmerling


Pages Title and author(s)
258-279Facebook likes: a study of liking practices for humanitarian causes
Petter Bae Brandtzaeg; Ida Maria Haugstveit
DOI: 10.1504/IJWBC.2014.062942
280-297Identification of influence in social media communities
Wouter Vollenbroek; Sjoerd De Vries; Efthymios Constantinides; Piet Kommers
DOI: 10.1504/IJWBC.2014.062943
298-318A study on the competition in social network services on the theory of Niche: gratification analysis in relationship and information
Sang-Hee Kweon; Hwa-Yeon Kong; Do-Hyun Jo
DOI: 10.1504/IJWBC.2014.062944
319-338Mothers influencing mothers: the use of virtual discussion boards and their influence on consumption
Raechel Johns; Rebecca English
DOI: 10.1504/IJWBC.2014.062945
339-356Factors affecting the performance of voluntary participants in the knowledge sharing virtual community
Hurnjin Cho; JungJoo Jahng
DOI: 10.1504/IJWBC.2014.062946
357-400Culture, corruption, suicide, happiness and global social media use: a cross-cultural perspective
Adam Acar
DOI: 10.1504/IJWBC.2014.062947