Hard won advice from Kay Lehmann and Lisa Chamberlin. Take some time now to save so much more time later!
Excellent resource from UW-Stout Online. Specific advice for both students and teachers. A fine description of what all online educators would love to see in their discussion threads.
This is a comprehensive checklist of best practices for online instruction. The resource was built by Joan Vandervelde and Jim Erbe from the Online Professional Development program at the University of Wisconsin Stout.