|Subject:||I need advice on how to set-up & run a "social network"... what should I read/any advice?|
|Posted by:||ship (shiph…@gmail.com)|
|Date:||Fri, 22 Feb 2008|
I am developing a substantial business idea that uses the "social
Can any of you guys recommend any (preferrably short) required reading
on this subject?
I want to know more about the human psychology involved...
For example, how do Open Source developments like Linux work?
What motivates people to contribute?
How are the heirachies of user-rights set up?
How are things 'moderated'?
How are disputed resolved?
And what about wikipedia - is that based on the same principles?
So... what books or white papers should I read to get an over-view of
the principles involved?