What is Online Community Software Market?
The global online community software market is expected to grow at a moderate pace during the forecast period, according to the AMA study. Growing demand for automation in event management and website management is expected to be one of the major factors aiding into the growth for the market. However, the market is expected to witness a decline in the growth during FY 2020 but it is again expected to rise with a healthy pace after the COVID-19 pandemic is over.
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|Key Companies Profiled||Almabase (United States), BoonEx (Australia), Eleyo (United States), EventBank (United States), eXo (Canada), Gooisoft Limited (United Kingdom), Happeo (Finland), Influitive Corporation (Canada), Loop Email (United Kingdom), NodeBB Inc. (Canada), OfficeRnD (United States), Preferred Market Solutions, LLC (United States), Rakuten Viber (Luxembourg), Simmetrics (United Kingdom), Social Strata (United States), ToucanTech (United Kingdom), Tribe (Australia), Website Toolbox (India) and Zoho Corporation (India)|
The market study is being classified by Type (Cloud Based and Web Based), by Application (Content Management, Discussion Boards, Event Management, Group Management, Ideation, Member Directory, Membership Management, Moderation and Website Management) and major geographies with country level break-up. According to AMA, the Global Online Community Software market is expected to see steady growth rate.
Almabase (United States), BoonEx (Australia), Eleyo (United States), EventBank (United States), eXo (Canada), Gooisoft Limited (United Kingdom), Happeo (Finland), Influitive Corporation (Canada), Loop Email (United Kingdom), NodeBB Inc. (Canada), OfficeRnD (United States), Preferred Market Solutions, LLC (United States), Rakuten Viber (Luxembourg), Simmetrics (United Kingdom), Social Strata (United States), ToucanTech (United Kingdom), Tribe (Australia), Website Toolbox (India) and Zoho Corporation (India) are some of the key players profiled in the study.
The vendors in this market are majorly focusing on developing innovative products and solutions in order to cater to the market's demands to remain competitive in the global market. According to the recent global industry crisis due to outbreak of COVID-19 is expected to be one of the major challenges for the vendors of this market as the production and markets of different industries have been shut down for an ambiguous period of time. Research Analyst at AMA predicts that United States Players will contribute to the maximum growth of Global Online Community Software market throughout the forecasted period.
Analyst at AMA have segmented the market study of Global Online Community Software market by Type, Application and Region.
On the basis of geography, the market of Online Community Software has been segmented into South America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America), Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), Europe (Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Rest of Europe), MEA (Middle East, Africa), North America (United States, Canada, Mexico). Additionally, the rising demand from SMEs and various industry verticals gives enough cushion to market growth.
- Rising Demand for Automation in Event Management
- Increasing Demand for Website Management
- Implementation of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Online Community Software
- Availability of Open Source Platforms
- Opportunities in the Asia Pacific Region
- Short-term Challenges due to Reduced Operations Across Different Industries & Economic Crisis caused by COVID-19 Pandemic Across the World
Stringent Government Regulations Regarding Lock-Down of Cities & Shutting Down of Operations Across Different Industries Across the World Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic is Impacting the Demand for Online Community Software
Analyst CommentSince the COVID-19 virus outbreak in December 2019, the disease has spread to more than 200 countries across the world along with the World Health Organization declaring it a public health emergency. The global impacts of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) are already starting to be felt, and will affect the online community software market in 2020. The outbreak of COVID-19 has brought effects on many aspects, like scheduled public transportation cancellations; downfall in the real estate sector; travel bans and quarantines; closed operations across hotels & restaurants; banning of public gatherings & events; large slow-down in the supply chain of different markets; stock market unpredictability; declining business assurance, and uncertainty in the future market dynamics.