CODE OF CONDUCT

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    Assume that everyone on Ask Ghamidi is here to make the site a great resource with diverse backgrounds, beliefs, and opinions. It is OK to disagree, but please be civil and respectful.

     

  2. Be Clear and Sincere

    Be concise and use proper grammar and spelling when asking a question. Complete, neutrally phrased, open-ended questions will encourage meaningful answers.

     

  3. Be Helpful and Authentic

    Write clear, easy-to-read, informative answers. Answers that are genuine, cite legitimate sources, and add new and useful information make your answers stand out.

     

  4. Questions and Answers Only

    Do not use Ask Ghamidi to share things that you find interesting or useful. All topics in every forum, unless specifically stated, must be in Q&A format. Only moderators are exempt from this rule since they have to post announcements or other important things from time to time.

     

  5. Illegal activity

    Do not use Ask Ghamidi to engage in any immoral, unlawful, or illegal acts, including but not limited to infringement of intellectual property, sharing sexually explicit material, or undertaking any kind of malicious activity.

     

  6. Privacy

    Do not publish personally identifiable information of other individuals.

     

  7. Hate Speech

    Ask Ghamidi is a place for civil discourse and does NOT tolerate content that attacks or disparages an individual or group based on race, gender, religion, nationality, ethnicity, political group, or any other characteristic. Content about generalizations should be phrased as neutrally as possible.

     

  8. Harassment and Bullying

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  9. Identity and Deceptive Activity

    Your Ask Ghamidi profile should use your real name. Do not use Ask Ghamidi to impersonate another person, act as another entity without express authorization, create multiple accounts, or share your login information with others.

     

  10. Spam

    Do not use Ask Ghamidi to post promotional or commercial content or content that solicits others for personal or financial gains.


REPORTING PROBLEMS

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MODERATION

We strive to make Ask Ghamidi function with automatic community based moderation. When several people report a topic, a response, or a user, it is automatically removed in order to keep our community safe.