1. Content of messages
I. No racism, sexism, or other forms of hate speech will be tolerated.
I (a) "Sexism" - This includes the term "bitch" when referring to a woman/girl.
II. You may not post or ask for downloads of their albums, DVDs, or any parts of them (asking for only one song or video does not make it OK!). An exception is made for promotional material-- their brand-new music video, and preview clips of songs from upcoming albums are fine.
III. All messages (besides those posted in the 18+ section) must have a rating of no higher than "PG13".
IV. No spamming, and try to refrain from double posting.
V. No "netspeak". Refrain from using special fonts for your posts, as it is annoying and difficult to read. Occasional use for emphasis is acceptable.
2. Member conduct
I. Be polite and respectful to other members.
II. This means no trolling, or flaming. By extension, please don't feed any trolls or take any flame bait.
III. If you have a problem with another member, please deal with it in private.
IV. If a member is harassing you, and/or posting things that make you uncomfortable, please inform a mod or admin.
V. No drama.
VI. Don't delete your posts, or edit and replace the content with "..." or similar. You allowed to delete duplicate posts if you accidentally double post.
VII. If you've been given a temporary ban, accept it and come back when the ban is over. If you attempt to return before then, you WILL be given a PERMANENT ban.
VIII. Formal warnings are usually given out after a member has previously been notified of unacceptable conduct/posting and has then repeated the behaviour; but can also be given out at any time, depending upon the context or severity of the member's conduct in question.
3. Signatures and avatars
I. Avatars must be no larger than 100 x 100 pixels
II. Signature images (either one image, or multiple smaller images) must be no larger than 500w x 150h pixels. They may be accompanied by two lines of text.
I. We do not allow "free" advertising of other sites on Rosenrot; but will consider, on a case by case basis a reciprocal agreement between Rosenrot and another to allow some forms of advertising. Contact admin for further information.
II. "Farming" (contacting RR memebers to advertise/publicise a site or other R+ related endeavour) is strictly prohibited and will result in a banning for the offending member(s).
Generally, please use common sense when posting. If you have any questions about our rules, please PM a staff member. We reserve the right to change or add to these rules at any time. Punishment for breaking the rules can be anything from a friendly warning to being banned from the forum, depending on the severity of your actions.