Moderating is actually pretty easy - you need to understand reasonably well how the board works, so a good review of the FAQ - (worthwhile anyway) and spend a little time there. Answer when you can, point to the answer when appropriate, and delete inappropriate posts - (haven't had to do that yet.)
When a post is made in the forum, you will receive an email, and you can respond or not as you see fit. This also means you don't have to actually check in to the board, you will always know when there is a change.
Sometimes a post is in the wrong forum, so it needs to be moved - that's easy for a moderator. If you need to move a post,
move it right out to another forum and don't leave a copy behind. I like to send a note to the poster informing them of the change. Rarely have to do it though.
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