Community Guidelines

In addition to our in-person event, the Blue Pen Writers’ Conference provides opportunities for participants to connect online. We ask that you follow these guidelines to help ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone.

Don’t be a villain. #

We value diversity and encourage open-mindedness. Treat all members with respect, kindness, and empathy. We will not tolerate discrimination, hate speech, harassment, or any form of bullying.

No plagiarism. #

Do not plagiarize or infringe on the intellectual property of others. Please report plagiarism immediately.

Keep spam in the can. #

Do not spam the forums with advertisements or promotional content. Excessive self-promotion is discouraged.

Don’t overshare. #

Respect the privacy of others and refrain from sharing personal information in public forums.

Report violations. #

We provide moderation tools for reporting inappropriate content and behavior. If you encounter any violations of these guidelines, please report them.

One account. #

Do not create multiple accounts, and don’t impersonate anyone else.

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