Today’s Link: How To Become a Microsoft MVP
So what does it take to be a Microsoft MVP? We’ve been hearing lots of things about this program – some bad, some good. But, how can you be one?
Microsoft defines an MVP as “exceptional technical community leader… awarded for voluntarily sharing [his] quality, real world expertise in offline and online technical communities.” [MVP Site]
Essentially, as Paul puts it, “Becoming an MVP doesn’t mean compulsively answering every question on the SQL Server forums, or blogging huge amounts of stuff that others have already covered – but it doesn mean you have to get out there an interact with the community – it’s all about the community.”
Well read his full post here. This goes beyond the usual “it depends” answer.