General category guidelines

Evergreen Miner General

  1. Respect: Treat all members with kindness and respect. Personal attacks, rudeness, or trolling will not be tolerated.
  2. Stay On-Topic: Ensure your posts relate to the topic of the thread. Off-topic posts may be moved or deleted.
  3. No Spam: Avoid posting irrelevant content, advertising, or repeated posts. They will be removed.
  4. No Duplicate Threads: Before starting a new thread, search to make sure the topic hasn’t been covered already.
  5. Appropriate Language: Keep your language clean. Profanity, hate speech, or explicit content is not permitted.
  6. Privacy: Do not share personal information, yours or others. This includes addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses.
  7. No Self-Promotion: Refrain from overt self-promotion or selling of items/services. This isn’t a marketplace.
  8. Image & Media: Ensure any media, images, or links you post are appropriate and safe. Avoid linking to harmful websites or posting explicit images.
  9. Report, Don’t Retaliate: If you come across rule violations, report them to the moderators instead of responding back.
  10. Impersonation: Do not impersonate other members, moderators, or any official roles within the community.
  11. Copyright: Only post content that you have a right to share. Don’t post copyrighted content without appropriate permissions.
  12. Stay Constructive: Negative feedback is okay if it’s constructive. Avoid ranting or posting non-constructive criticisms.
  13. No Political or Religious Discussions: Unless the forum is specifically for such topics, avoid polarizing debates.
  14. Final Word: Remember, the moderators’ decisions are final. If they close or delete a thread, contact them privately if you have concerns.
  15. Changes to Rules: These rules can be updated at any time. It’s your responsibility to stay updated with forum rules.

Users are encouraged to read and understand these rules before participating. Failure to adhere may result in warnings, post deletion, or even bans, depending on the severity of the violation.