Patrick O'Keefe

Patrick O’Keefe is an author, speaker and recognized leader in the online community space.

The foremost expert on managing online forums in the U.S., if not the world.
- Jason Falls, Social Media Explorer

He has been managing online communities since 2000 and moderating them for even longer. Patrick publishes a network of websites known collectively as the iFroggy Network, where he is responsible for the creation and cultivation of communities like KarateForums.com and PhotoshopForums.com.

Patrick has spoken about community for CNN, Dell, FedEx, South by Southwest Interactive and Australian National University, and been featured by Entrepreneur magazine, Social Media Explorer, WebProNews, WIBW-CBS and WITN-NBC.

He blogs about online community at ManagingCommunities.com.