Several folks have recently asked if I could compile some of my meta diaries for easy access. As we have many new members of the community, this collection may be of interest to them. Old timers may find old favorites. The "Rule of Three" is simple and has many applications.
Meta about community broadly
Is it true? Is it kind? Is it necessary?
A guide both here and in real life…
Civility, Citizens and Siglines
The inseparable connection between civility and a true civic life…
Why post a comment?
There are more reasons than you might think! Encouragement for lurkers…
What does my recommend on your comment mean?
One click can mean many things…
The Lighter Side of Community Moderation
Part of the Help Desk guide for newcomers…
Make your case
A visual guide to good arguments…
The Powerful Rule of Threes
When is enough enough?
Shaving Rancor with Hanlon's Razor
Just read it.
Meta with a more focused subject
Meta through parables