The golden rules of community management →

An older link from econsultancy (is 2010 old?) 

The internet is littered with empty forums and half-formed Ning groups, so here are a few universal rules that will help you grow a successful, useful online community whether it’s for a blog, forum or dedicated network

While platforms and integration are continually evolving, the basic rules of governing and growing a community are fairly straightforward and if properly implemented should enable you to grow a long-term, high value community that will really benefit your business.


I especially like the “Engage the right people” idea.