1) Try to keep swearing and offensive language to a minimum. In the situation where you feel you should use this language, either don't do it, or censor it thusly: f**k, sh**, b**ch. 2) Always put your character's name in the subject bar. If you are making out-of-character posts, write "Out Of Character" in the subject bar. 3) Try to keep out-of-character posts to a minimum. 4) Before joining, make sure the character you'd like to be isn't already taken, if it is, I'm sorry. 5) Right after you join, make a post letting us all know who you are, and the cast list will be changed. (This Is A Situation Where Out-Of-Character Posts Are Perfectly Acceptible. 6) If you're part of the community, don't just lurk, participate. 7) HAVE FUN!