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Community Guidelines

Posts' goal is to foster a sustainable, casual space where all members are able to have a genuinely enjoyable experience. As the community continues to grow and evolve, we ask that you help us to continue making it a safe, welcoming space for everybody.

We want every one to feel welcome and to that end, request that everyone post under their given or preferred identity. If you want to promote a brand or business, please do so under your given or preferred identity.

We value

  • Treating people how you want to be treated
  • Celebrating fellow community member's successes
  • Helping others if you are able to do so
  • Sharing your successes and failures authentically
  • Sharing content for a wide, multi-cultural audience
  • Taking the most generous interpretation of someone's words
  • Not taking the bait and ignoring inflammatory messages with intent to "rage farm"
  • Being open to alternate viewpoints; multiple viewpoints can often simultaneously be "right".

Be respectful

We value inclusivity and support the freedom of all members to express themselves without experiencing any form of abuse.

Posts has a zero tolerance policy for harassment and disrespectful, hateful, and/or violent content that targets an individual's protected characteristics.

We will remove or limit accounts or content containing:

  • Harassment and bullying
  • Hate speech
  • Extremist views
  • Threats
  • Promotion of self-harm
  • Degrading or dehumanizing content or imagery
  • Revealing personal information or doxxing
  • Violent or gruesome imagery

We define protected characteristics as: age; caste; color; disability; ethnicity; family responsibilities; gender; gender identity; housing status; national origin; race; refugee or immigration status; religious affiliation; serious illness; sex; sexual orientation; socioeconomic class and status; source of income; status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual violence, or stalking; and weight and size.

We have zero tolerance when it comes to sharing sexual content involving minors, and will report all content to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children.

Act with integrity

We value integrity, and hope that our platform's content is trustworthy and free from misleading or illegal content.

We will remove or limit accounts or content containing:

  • Copyright infringement
  • Impersonation
  • Misinformation and disinformation
  • Misrepresentation of your identity
  • Solicitation of illegal goods and services
  • Spam or bulk-repeated messages
  • Stealing Posts accounts

Share for a wide audience

We value freedom of expression, but realize that all content isn't appropriate for a wide audience.

We may remove or limit accounts of content containing:

  • Conspiracy theories
  • Harm to animals
  • Overtly sexual content
  • References or depictions of illegal activities

We reserve the right to remove, limit, or block any content or accounts that violate these guidelines, and to update or change them as needed.

Please report any violations that you see to us immediately - we will do everything we can to ensure the safety and well-being of our members. Thank you for being a part of the community!