Charlotte H’s Message Posting Guidelines are intended to prevent spam and maintain a healthy environment for Charlotte H members. Please take respect the following guidelines when posting to our group:
The following types of messages are NOT allowed and will be rejected:
- Disrespect directed toward or gossip about any individual or group that is identified by name
- Grossly pornographic or strongly offensive messages
- Personal solicitations for dates or monetary gain
- Personal arguments or disagreements between members (these should be handled through private messages)
- Direct solicitations to join other groups
- Religious posts for the intent of evangelizing
- Blanket forwards repeatedly sent by an individual
- Political messages
- Spam or duplicate messages
The following types of messages ARE permitted:
- Adult content or language relevant to the group and used in moderation
- Differences of opinion expressed in a respectful manner
- Occasional jokes (as long as they don’t violate the guidelines above)
- Personal religious beliefs as long as they are relevant to a topic
- Alternative remedies and medical opinions
- Information and opinions about dating sites if an inquiry is sent to the message board (not unsolicited)
- Job opportunities or general information for group benefit
Depending on the circumstances the following types of messages MAY be permitted:
- National H event messages can be posted on the Charlotte H message board. However, no more than 3 messages about the same event and no more than 1 message per month.
- Event invitations from other H groups (unless they become excessive) for non-monthly, large events that do not conflict with any Charlotte H events.
- Personal invitations from Charlotte H members (not associated with other H groups) that are open to the entire group for informal get-togethers. Some Examples:
- OKAY – Would anyone like to go to see a movie with me this weekend?
- NOT OKAY – Would any ladies like to go to dinner with me Friday night? (intended as a solicitation for a date)
- OKAY – Speed Street is this weekend. Anyone interested in going?
- NOT OKAY – My band plays every Wednesday night. Come on out! (intended as personal promotion)
If you have any questions or concerns about these guidelines, please email the HTeam@CharlotteH.com.