(Originally presented at a DNN webinar, "The 7 Traits of Highly Effective Community Managers" - http://www.dnnsoftware.com/About/Resources/Webinars/view/webinar/cid/423799)
Behind every successful online community is a highly effective community manager.
While community members "make" the community, it takes an effective community manager to establish the ground rules, steer conversations, introduce members to one another and encourage activity and contributions.
The seven traits you need to effectively manage your own online community:
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