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Virtual communities are a phenomenon that is becoming more
common as the information technology comes with in reach for
the general public. This report will bring the theories and
construction of a virtual community together.
The purpose of this report is to describe the different theories that have emerged from the research within this field and to examine the work procedures that have been used during the development of a site for a MDA-community. The MDA-website is a homepage on the Internet that was developed to bring the students closer together. The report describes the work of the project group, why the website was not completed and at the end the theories are looked at on the basis of the construction of the website.