Volunteer/Paid Moderators For Forums/Discussion Boards – What’s better?

Let’s take a look at something that all community managers have to do at least once in their career… finding suitable, stable, and above all else, supportive users for your game company and/or game title(s) – on a volunteer basis to be a moderator of your community. Most of the time, finding the right folks for the task is rather tedious, as their posting habits and history may preempt them from even being considered in the first place. This is even more apparent when you have a mature community.