Embed online participation into your project schedule and link it to offline participation formats. Understand online participation as a supplement to face-to-face formats and vice versa. Personal contact increases identification and motivation for the project. Here the module “Interactive Event” can be useful for moderation ([en:quickstart:templates|all modules at a glance]).
Is a kick-off event planned to promote online participation?
Are accompanying workshops taking place, the results of which will be incorporated into the online discourse or in which the results of the online discourse will be incorporated?
Are there several phases of online participation, e.g. the submission of ideas with subsequent voting?
Is there a ceremonial presentation of the results to the decision makers?