Posted: 07 January 2011 at 7:33pm | IP Logged
Our heartiest thanks to
each and everyone of you for the generosity and support you've given
our forum throughout. With the immense groW*H of our Tamil Section at
india-forums.com, we wish to share the rules and regulations with all
our members to ensure a peaceful atmosphere. We request everyone to
read through these rules and are hoping that all our members will abide
by it (as had been done till date ).
If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact the
Development Team Members. We hope you all have a pleasent time here!
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**Rules for Fun Topics**
1. Bashing versus constructive criticism:
* Bashing: an act of verbal abuse or the use of foul language that can be provocative
* Constructive Criticism: any feedback that is purely intended to improve someone
else's work in future endeavors!
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forbids members from bashing actors, characters or fellow members!
This includes the use of foul language, as well as any personal
remarks, i.e. how the actor looks like, as they have no control over
it! We welcome members to share their constructive criticism, however,
please refrain from engaging in any kind of bashing, which may lead
to severe consequences.
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* Each and everyone
are entitled to having their own point of view, likes and dislikes.
Differences in opinions are bound to exist in a forum like
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fellow members for not sharing the same point of view. Let us respect
our fellow members and refrain from making any provocative statements,
which may only lead to unnecessary quarrels.
* Members come here to
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insulting or sarcastic comments which is enough to hurt the sentiments
of your fellow member. All these fictions are not worth hurting a fellow IF ian.
*Any kind of spamming
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Since this is a public
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here on the forum, hence please refrain from using any abusive or
5. Writing in caps
The use of capital letters to write the entire sentence is forbidden!!! Please refrain from using all CAPITAL letters as it is considered to be the equivalent of shouting on the internet!
6. Quoting post
Please refrain from quoting long posts and/or multiple posts at
once, as it lengthens the posts and may also alter the codes, making it
difficult for the readers. If you wish to reply to a post by someone
else, simply quote the member's post and delete the parts other than
the ones you wish to address. You may also use @ followed by the
member's name (for example: @Atina: your point).
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If you come across any issue on the forum that may require
immediate attention, please use the REPORT button to report to the
development team. The development team will look into the matter as
soon as possible!
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free to send PMs to any Developmental Team members with your questions
or concerns, however, we kindly request members NOT to spam their inbox
with unreasonable demands! Believe us, we find it difficult to keep
afloat amidst all our tasks of updating, policing and maintaining peace
9. Foreign Languages
The use of foreign languages is not allowed in
this section. You may use Tamizh, English or Tanglish to update or
comment while in india-forums.com Tamil section. At times, members do
write in Manglish (Malayam combined with English) since the language is
closely associated with Tamil or in Malay to greet fellow members
(though not extensively used). Such posts (written in Malay or
Manglish) can easily be monitored as we have Development Team Members
who are well versed in these langauges. However, any other foreign
languages are not allowed!
We hereby request our members to abide by the rules. If
anyone breaks the rules, the Development Team will give a written
warning. If the member continues to break the rules, they will receive
a Private Message from the Development Team, followed by subsequent
raises in warning meter! If the warning level reaches up to 100%, it
automatically leads to a BAN!
The Development Team members are always available to help you. Please feel free to contact any one of us with genuine problems or issues. We will get back to you at the earliest possible!
We wish you all a pleasant journey here, and have a great time interacting and making new friends here.
IF Fun Topic Dev Team