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Amateurs Lead Web Community-Building (TechWeb, May 13th)
Howard Rheingold, who pinpointed virtual communities long before they became a gold mine for Internet business, said the best communities are being built by amateurs -- not businesses. Those of us who would prefer to save the $4 billion Yahoo! reportedly handed over for its piece of virtual community (Geocities) would be well-advised to pay attention to this trend.