Community guidelines are an essential aspect of any online platform, and they provide a framework for users to interact in a respectful and positive manner. Given that my website focuses on all things art media, I have developed community guidelines that reflect the type of discourse that I want to foster on my platform. Guideline 1: Respectful discourse Respectful discourse is a foundational principle for my website. As such, I will not tolerate any comments or interactions that are disrespectful, demeaning, or harmful to others. This includes any form of hate speech, discrimination, or personal attacks. Guideline 2: Constructive criticism Criticism and differing opinions are essential to any healthy discussion, especially when it comes to art media. However, I expect all comments and feedback to be constructive and respectful. This means avoiding personal attacks and instead offering thoughtful and well-articulated critiques. Guideline 3: No spam or self-promotion To ensure that my website remains focused on meaningful discussions, I will not tolerate spam or self-promotion. This includes any comments that are solely intended to promote a product, service, or individual. Guideline 4: Copyright infringement My website focuses on art media, and as such, I expect all users to respect the intellectual property rights of artists and creators. This means avoiding any content that may infringe on copyright laws. Guideline 5: Moderation To ensure that these guidelines are followed, I reserve the right to moderate all comments and interactions on my website. Any comments that violate these guidelines will be removed, and users who repeatedly violate these guidelines may be banned from the platform. To implement these guidelines, I will clearly outline them on my website and require all users to read and agree to them before participating in any discussions or leaving comments. Additionally, I will actively moderate all interactions to ensure that these guidelines are followed. By implementing these guidelines, I hope to foster a positive and respectful community where art media enthusiasts can come together to discuss and appreciate their favorite works.