Analysis of participation in an online photo-sharing community: A multidimensional perspective

@article{Nov2010AnalysisOP,
  title={Analysis of participation in an online photo-sharing community: A multidimensional perspective},
  author={Oded Nov and Mor Naaman and Chen Ye},
  journal={J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol.},
  year={2010},
  volume={61},
  pages={555-566}
}
In recent years we have witnessed a significant growth of social-computing communities—online services in which users share information in various forms. As content contributions from participants are critical to the viability of these communities, it is important to understand what drives users to participate and share information with others in such settings. We extend previous literature on user contribution by studying the factors that are associated with various forms of participation in a… 

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