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    REVIEW SECTION RULES!

    Post by Pivotphone on Mon Jan 24, 2011 3:05 pm


    Review Rules!

    Post Pivetor on Fri Dec 17, 2010 12:59 am
    Requesting Rules


    Quick Rules


    * Bump only 72 hours (Request not bumped in 5 days will be locked.)
    * Don't yell, scream or annoy the Reviewer. They have a life and many other reviews to do and can't get to them all at once.
    * Not Posting the right format to request a review will be locked or ignored till the reviewer see's that you have fixed it. Then after 72 hours if its not been updated it will be refused.
    * All General Rules will be enforced.
    * Only Administrators of the forum can request a review for their forum since they're the one who make changes through the

    suggestions suggested on the review.

    * Select/Unselect multi-quote
    * Reply with quote
    * Report post to moderator or admin
    * Lock post for new reports

    Important Reviewing Rules & Guidelines (Read Before Requesting A Review)

    Post by Pivetor on, Thursday, December 16, 2010, 7:54 PM ET

    Requirements:

    * Full Review: 200 Messages with 50 Users.
    * Two Area's Review: 200 Messages with 30 Users.
    * One Area Review: 30 Messages with 15 Users.
    * Quick Review: 30 Messages with 5 users
    * All Forum's will be in English unless the reviewer can speak the language.
    * Free Area Request: Design: You can request a review in Design (Forum Theme) without any users or messages. This don't include HTML Pages.



    Limits of Reviews


    * Full Review allowed once a month.
    * Two Area Review allowed twice a month.
    * One Area Review allowed three a month.
    * Quick Area Review allowed once a month
    * Free Area Review(Design/Theme) allowed twice a month
    * You can request a review again but it should be 2 weeks apart from your last review.

    Reviewing Area's

    * Design/Theme & Lay out
    * Graphics
    * General
    * Quick Review

    Graphics:
    The first thing one notices when on a a web page are the graphics. Starting with the banner and the navigation menu. It is therefore favorable for a forum to have a reasonable design that also matches its theme. There's no point in having a flashy light design for a vampire forum for instance.

    General:
    This aspect involves looking over at the how many staff/user groups there are, the staff/user activity, the number of messages posted on the forum and number of users on the forum.

    Design/Theme & Lay out:
    The design and layout give an impression of the site as a whole. If the categories are well placed or not make more of a difference then one would first think.
    Design and Layout also takes into account several other variants such as the permission settings for instance. Permissions serve to choose who goes where and what stays private, hence a good use of these can thus enhance and/or simplify your forum management. Also describes mostly with the theme, colors and organization of the forum.

    Quick Review:
    This criteria describes a quick/fast review which means a reviewer quickly glances at the forum and describes their first impression on the activity, color, organization, language etc.. of a forum and is written only in 1 paragraph with only a few sentences on it, this may be written in bullets describing also all the pros and cons of a forum.

    How to Submit Your Forum Review:

    Code:

    Code:
    Name of the Forum: Information Here
    Address: Information Here
    Area's you wish the reviewer to review: Information Here
    Your Name on the board: Information here





    If you like to provide the reviewer an account to be able to view everything on your forum please use the hidden tags and post the account name and password. You can also PM the reviewer after they have tagged the request if you like.

    * If you have tagged a review please keep in mind that you should edit your last post with the review. No Need to make another post with the review.
    * If a request is tagged and is not complete after three days you may ask permission from the staff or requester if they would like you to review. Requester or staff is allowed to say no. In that case please look for another request that isn't tgged.
    * Reviews made by users are not complete till an Forumotion Reviewer comes and reviews the review and makes it complete.
    * All General Rules will be enforced.
    * Stamps/sign grades used by the reviewers are not allowed to used by members, this is reserved for the staff, but if you have your own stamp/sign grades, you can use it.



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