An important aspect of SharePoint governance has to do with the potential exponential growth of SharePoint sites and site content. You face tradeoffs and several considerations in designing an effective and sustainable site provisioning experience.
I identified some general practices to help you steer your solution development. I divide these practices into two lists: developer constraints and developer guidelines.
Defining the roles and responsibilities can make a big difference for SharePoint’s success and stability. Here, I share my standard roles and responsibilities template that I use as a baseline to organize a SharePoint operations team