SharePoint is one of many enterprise solutions we employ, and to make it effective we must ensure that we take the steps necessary to fully understand our domains of knowledge.
Taxonomy managed in another tool outside of the SharePoint environment may be imported into SharePoint 2010.
Content Organizer is huge, and it builds upon other feature sets in SharePoint 2010 to make the overall experience very clean, simple, and results driven.
Fabian Williams has done a fabulous job explaining how to work with managed metadata in SharePoint 2010
Understanding Managed Metadata in SharePoint 2010: its Impact on Taxonomy, Navigation and Search – Part 1: Focusing on Managed Metadata, Term Store, Navigation and Search
A key new search feature offered in SharePoint 2010 is what’s known as the Refinement Panel, which is a web part displayed on the search results page along the left hand side of the interface.
One of the most important aspects of a successful SharePoint deployment is a well-defined taxonomy and metadata library.