Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://dl.eusset.eu/handle/20.500.12015/2642
Full metadata record
DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.authorJones, M. Cameron
dc.contributor.authorChurchill, Elizabeth F.
dc.date.accessioned2017-04-15T12:03:51Z-
dc.date.available2017-04-15T12:03:51Z-
dc.date.issued2009
dc.description.abstractIn this paper we describe several issues end-users may face when developing web mashup applications in visual language tools like Yahoo! Pipes. We explore how these problems manifest themselves in the conversations users have in the associated discussion forums, and examine the community practices and processes at work in collaborative debugging, and problem solving. We have noticed two valences of engagement in the community: core and peripheral. Core engagement involves active question asking and answering and contribution of example content. Peripheral engagement refers to those who read but don't post, and those who post legitimate questions and content, but whose posts receive no response. We consider what the characteristics are of each of these groups, why there is such a strong divide, and how the periphery functions in the community process.
dc.language.isoen
dc.publisherACM Press
dc.relation.ispartofCommunities and Technologies 2009: Proceedings of the Fourth Communities and Technologies Conference
dc.relation.ispartofseriesCommunities and Technologies
dc.titleConversations in developer communities: a preliminary analysis of the yahoo! pipes community
dc.typeText
mci.conference.sessiontitleFull Papers
mci.reference.pages195-204
dc.identifier.doi10.1145/1556460.1556489
Appears in Collections:C&T 2009: Proceedings of the Fourth Communities and Technologies Conference

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
00382.pdf1,23 MBAdobe PDFView/Open


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.