BronyNet Rules List

These rules may be modified or added to at any time. We therefore recommend you check in to keep the rules fresh in mind to ensure all have a good experience on BronyNet.

Rules Relating to Content

Swearing

Excessive heavy swearing in posts or images is forbidden, to be determined at the discretion of the moderators. First offense will be given a warning, second a three-day suspension. Third offense will result in a permanent ban.

Any minor or moderate swearing may be subject to deletion at the discretion of the moderators, but no disciplinary action will be taken.

Illegal Substances

Posts about illegal substances and the abuse of any substance are forbidden. First offense will be a warning. Second will be a 4-day suspension. Third is a permanent ban.

Images of and posts promoting the use of illegal substances will result in a 5-day suspension on first offense and a permanent ban on the second.

Sexual Content

Excessive sexual content is banned; description of and imagery of heavy making out and any kissing involving saliva will result first in a warning, second a 4-day suspension, and upon the third offense, a permanent ban.

Any moderately suggestive content will be subject to deletion at the discretion of the moderators, and if a user posts such content chronically they may find themselves eligible for disciplinary action.

There is a zero-tolerance policy on any text or images considered to be pornographic, involving nudity, and anything that would be considered "Not Safe for Work." Any posting, promotion, or effort to expose users on the site to this content will result in a permanent ban.

Violence

Images and text describing gore are also subject to a warning on first offense, 4-day suspension on the second, and permanent ban on the third. In cases of exceptionally graphic gore, there will be a permanent ban on first offense for anyone who makes an effort to expose users of the site to such content.

Rules Relating to Behavior

Cyber-Bullying

Harassment and any form of cyber-bullying will result in an immediate permanent ban. This will be judged by the moderators on a case by case basis.

In order for there to be a ban, there must be solid evidence (i.e., a chat log) of harassment and bullying.

Flaming

Any post, comment, or discussion deemed to be excessively negative or "flaming" will be summarily deleted, and the participants will be given warnings.

If a user chronically posts or participates in discussions of this nature, they will be suspended and/or banned at the discretion of the moderators and administrator.

Sensitive Subjects

Political, religious or any type of discussion on sensitive issues that is deemed excessively negative will be summarily deleted, and the participants will be given warnings.

If a user chronically posts or participates in discussions of this nature, they will be suspended and/or banned at the discretion of the moderators and administrator.

Spam

Spam on this site is actively discouraged. Any series of posts deemed to be excessive in repetition and otherwise “spammy” will be deleted, and the user will be given a warning.

In cases of severe, chronic spamming, a user can be suspended and/or banned at the discretion of the moderators and administrator.