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Personification

If the key element of the weblog community meme is user-controlled homes, the creators of traditional, large, multi-user community sites may feel like they have nothing to learn here. After all, you don’t want to be in the business of creating and hosting a multitude of sites, right?

But it would be a mistake to ignore the key elements of this lesson entirely, because there are things large site owners can do to create these user-controlled homes within the boundaries of their own site. The key is to allow your users to personify a small corner of your site—saying “this is me.”


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