New Rule: No Promotion of other forums on AKP due to Increased Drama

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  1. Super_Junior_15x

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    Exactly, and to avoid that kind of drama to escalate on AKP, restricting the promotion of other forum due to the increased amount of drama and shade, we will hopefully end with less toxic threads alike those we already have experienced ^^
     
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    we're not trying to compete. The main objective of this thread is to let users know that we are trying to avoid any and all drama between the fourms and decided that this was the best way to achieve that.
     
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    Ahh I understand now you were talking about people promoting other forums not the forums themselves. Though I don't really see how someone could gain something out of that unless they were the site owner.
     
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    From what I remember it's always been a rule to not mention other forums on akp since it could start an issue. It's not really a new rule if others are trying to find a problem with it.
     
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    I see no problem with that.
     
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    Same. Google-Chrome even instantly blocked some of this sides on my laptop tho
     
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    Oh yep, remember you saying, thought you were joking till I scanned the kpopsource forums, best to stay safe Kookie and delete your cookies lol and stay here :)
     
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    LMAO "Kookie delets cookie" xD
     
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    Hmh, are you limiting not only promotion, but also discussion of other forums and kpop websites with this cause you probably know, but many akp users are users on multiple forums and discussion sites including not only forums, but things like article side of AKP (usually frowned on forums), Netizenbuzz etc. I guess this works as band-aid for now for the issue on AKP's side, idk how it would be as long term solution though.
     
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    It is not meant to be a kind of band-aid for a short terms sake - however for a general direction
    The threads of which has happened to only promote or compare the so-called different sites has several times ended with being shade and bash, whether on the one or the other side; which has resulted in discomfort for users
    To avoid this, restricting the promotion of other forums on AKP would be a way to prohibit these kind of threads of becoming the norm
    Stopping discussions of news sites of this kind of sort is not what we are aiming at - users are allowed to link articles, discuss news section of the given websites and much more; however the general promotion and comparison between the forums that basically are made to shade staff or users on the given sites or that end up being like that, we would like to avoid and therefor the general restriction would direct the users towards a more civil approach rather than going heads first with the end result of a messy thread ^^
     
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    does this mean i can't mention OH anymore?

    time to leave
     
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    @Yseki @KirbyX
    Please stop the ongoing discussion
    We made this rule to clarify our direction; if any part continue, we will be thread banning
     
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    Thanks, :yesr:
     
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    People promoting any infected websites is bang out of order irrespective of their content.
    I will say no more.
     
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    I can't say much regarding what other sites contain; I have no knowledge in that department
    However by making a rule against promoting other forums, it would prohibit promoting any forum, whether infected or not
    Hopefully that will do ^^
     
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    Thanks, its annoying when people pretend to be internet security experts. Won't mention other forms again even to correct misinformation.
     
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    Two questions:
    • If I were to post a link to an article/post on a site, such as Reddit, would this be a violation to the rule?
    • ***This question is sincere and is no means disrespectful: While I appreciate the removal of drama in anyway it can be done on AKP, if this is going to be implemented shouldn't other rules be also, such as no posts about controversial topics as they usually devolve into personal attack (i.e. Abortion posts tend to result in people being called stupid and uneducated)?
     
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    You don't want to limit speech too much just because it causes drama. Next will we be eliminating all discussions on BTS because that group has antis that cause drama?
     
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    that was my point, implicitly, but it is a forum and certain things will be censored. I do agree to some censorship on this site, because of the propensity for minors (i.e. 12-17) to sign up. If this were a site that had a minimum age of 18 I wouldn't feel this way. Perhaps I am relying too much of the logical fallacy on the slippery slope. I have other thoughts about this, but I will keep them to myself.
     
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    As for the first pooint, links to articles and news are not counted within this rule and would therefore not be a violation of the rule ^^
    As for the second point, that we haven't got to discuss unfortunately, however this was more a general direction due to it not being a discussion about the forum but meant with intentions of disregard of work or shade or with promotion of forums where a shade of some sort are to be found, which we can't get a hold on
    However threads posted on AKP are something we do have a hold on and can moderate ^^
    I hope it makes sense, otherwise please ask further ~
     
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