RotoGrinders Forums Posting Rules
Welcome to the RotoGrinders.com Forum Community! These forums are here to provide you with a friendly environment where you can discuss strategy, industry topics, and converse about any other aspects of Daily Fantasy Sports with other sports fans. Community forums operate are at their best when all participants treat their fellow posters with respect and courtesy. Therefore, we ask that you conduct yourself in a civilized manner when participating in these forums.
Our guidelines and rules listed below explain what behavior is expected of you and what behavior you can expect from other community members. Note: the forums are loosely moderated by a team of member moderators. The following guidelines are not exhaustive, and may not address all manners of offensive behavior. As such, the forum moderators shall have full discretion to address any behavior that they feel is inappropriate.
#1) Be Civil and Constructive
Members will be courteous and respectful to other members and the moderators. No direct or indirect personal attacks or insults of any kind will be allowed. Posts which antagonize, belittle or humiliate other members and/or the moderators will not be tolerated, nor will racism, sexism, or foul language. The boards are full of debates and suggestions, keep your posts civil if you get involved in any discussions.
#2) Misleading or false information
Intentionally promoting information known to be untrue, or presenting pure speculation as fact is prohibited. It’s always okay to be wrong about something, but it’s not okay to mislead the community. If you have an opinion on an issue, feel free to post it, but do not present it as fact without sufficient proof
#3) No Promotional Posts or Spam
Your purpose in joining the RotoGrinders.com community and the use of our Forum should not be to promote, advertise, or otherwise call attention to your site, blog, product, or business without prior approval.
Threads will be immediately deleted if the purpose is to advertise, promote products & services, build traffic at other websites, personal product testing, or for similar purposes that do not benefit our forum community.
Accounts created solely for these purposes will be blocked or deactivated.
#4) Be Tasteful
Embedding images and videos is allowed, but nothing offensive. Use your best judgment when embedding any type of image or video. Any picture that would not be suitable for viewing at an average workplace should not be posted on RotoGrinders.com. Nudity and other adult themes are unacceptable. Please exercise discretion when posting pictures in keeping with the spirit of the community, our moderators will remove any content they deem to be offensive. To post an image or a .gif – Right click on the image you want to use and click copy image URL. Then paste your URL to your post with a ! at the beginning and the end.
#5) Do not post personal information
Any information posted, which can be used to, or is perceived as intended to, expose someones personal information is strictly prohibited. This will result in immediate loss of posting privileges
#6) We Make the Final Call
If your post is moderated and you have a question about it please email firstname.lastname@example.org Do not post about any moderation actions on the message boards. We are happy to discuss the reasoning behind a post being removed or edited with you, via email.
We may delete or move posts for a variety of reasons. For example, we may delete a post that we deem factually incorrect or overly paranoid. We may delete topics that are posted repeatedly – please remember to use the “Search” function in the top right of forum pages if you think you may be asking a common question. We may also delete false accusations or claims without any type of proof.
Those violating the rules may receive a warning, a temporary ban, or a lifetime ban. Remember to reach out to email@example.com with any questions.
Avatars may be deleted by a moderator at any time if it is deemed offensive, or results in complaints from other members. Avatars are subject to the same conditions as posts with respect to the general forum etiquette.
Promotional Avatar Images – You may only use your website logo as your site avatar if you’re ranked in the top 100 of the RotoGrinders rankings. Anyone using their avatar image to promote a website who is ranked outside of the top 100 will be asked to change their avatar image.
Contact emails: Please include your site username in all emails.
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