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Why I Don’t Like The Term “Troll” [Ning]

This piece was originally published on The Ning Blog. I’m finding more and more that I’m uncomfortable with the way that the term “troll” is becoming a catch-all word for “person who’s doing something I don’t like.” It’s an easy word to use: say “troll” and everyone says “Ahh,” and nods their head in empathy. …

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Dealing with Trolls: 4 Snippits [Ning]

Trying to determine what to say to disruptive community members can sometimes cause the worst cases of writer’s block. You want to be an enforcer, but you also want to be a friendly face they can come to with help. Here are four sample snippits that can help start you on the road to a …

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