In Internet culture, a lurker is typically a member of an online community who observes, but does not actively participate.
Lurkers – Good or bad?
As all posts on OngoingWorlds are publically accessible, you might have lurkers reading your posts. You might consider this good or bad.
Lurkers might be people who haven’t joined your game yet.
Because all posts on OngoingWorlds are public (except for private games),they’re viewable by anyone. Someone can just start reading your posts like a book if they want, which is great because they might like it so much they’ll join. Or they might even decide that they’re just happy reading. Read More
You might notice that some people have quite a few awards on their profile. Some of these are the normal, black trophy-looking awards, and some are the green ones with a shiny medal on (see the image below).
This question was asked by Melissa on our Facebook page after a discussion about our new FAQ section. Read More
I’ve decided it might be a good idea to write some articles here that answer some of the questions I get about functionality on OngoingWorlds. Might be useful for everyone right?
This one was asked by Melissa White on our Facebook page: Can I transfer a game to another player?
Answer – Yes it can be done. But let me explain a few things first. Read More