Posting Policy


The focus of this Web-site is to share news, images and enthusiasm for the urban environment.

The following is not allowed:
  • Pornography, adult or mature content
  • Violent content
  • Hate speech (including content that incites hatred or promotes violence against individuals or groups based on race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age, veteran status or sexual orientation/gender identity), harassment, bullying or similar content that advocates harm against an individual or group.
  • Excessive profanity
  • Hacking/cracking content
  • Illicit drugs and drug paraphernalia content
  • Content that promotes, sells or advertises products obtained from endangered or threatened species.
  • Sales of beer or spirits
  • Sales of tobacco or tobacco-related products
  • Sales of prescription drugs
  • Sales of weapons or ammunition (e.g. firearms, firearm components, fighting knives, stun guns)
  • Sales or distribution of coursework or student essays
  • Content regarding programmes which compensate users for clicking ads or offers, performing searches, surfing websites or reading emails
  • Any other content that is illegal, promotes illegal activity or infringes on the legal rights of others.

Copyrighted material
Users are not allowed to post copyrighted material or provide links driving traffic to sites that contain copyrighted material. Examples of copyrighted content which may require legal rights in order to be displayed include, but are not limited to: television shows, movies, and audio files, access to streaming cable or satellite television, books and/or e-books, video games and images.

Images
When quoting images, ensure that the image can be used under fair use and provide the source name and link with the image.

Articles
Quoting long and full articles from external sources is [b]not[/b] the proper way to start a discussion or to use as an argument. Fair use of a source means:

1. name of the source
2. quote a maximum of about 100 words
3. link to the full article

Your news quote should look like this:

Title of the item
source: Lorem Ipsum

short introduction, first paragraph or abstract: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aliquam elit lorem, sodales vitae, scelerisque in, commodo eget, tortor. Mauris ut enim. Nam aliquam, enim at fermentum porta, dui odio nonummy dui, suscipit ultricies nulla urna in nisi. Nunc id magna ut erat condimentum placerat. Phasellus sem. Morbi bibendum, dolor nec pellentesque cursus, tortor turpis porttitor ante, vel nonummy dui ante eleifend sapien. Sed porta ultrices neque.

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Reporting posts
If you think a posting does not below on the site for whatever reason, please help us by reporting this posting. Members can do so by clicking the button underneath the profile of the user who posted it. Or you can contact us through the email adres below.

When in doubt about the validity of the content, please refrain from posting it, or contact us at ssc@skyscrapercity.com.

Thank you all for your cooperation.