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Editorial Why do people troll? Can we prevent trolling or limit the damage trolls do? Here are some thoughts on trollology derived from academic studies and web research.
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moderating big business
by fran on Wed 25th Jan 2012 21:27 UTC
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2010-08-06

Bloomberg had an article on the business of moderating.
I did not know moderating is such a big business.

http://mobile.businessweek.com/magazine/comment-moderator-the-dirti...

Statistics from this is that nasty comments make up about 10% of what appears online, and some companies charge up to $50 000 to moderate some big sites.

Edited 2012-01-25 21:27 UTC

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