General Rules

  • We do not tolerate abuse, insulting posts, personal attacks or idiotic flamming posts.
  • Please refrain from posting spam, one word (or short) non-sense posts, or the such.
  • Multiple posting in order to increase your post count is not allowed and infractions will be given.
  • Advertising, spamming and trolling is not allowed. This includes using the forum, email, visitor messages and private message systems to spam other members. Anyone caught spamming members advertising there service will be given a hefty infraction.
  • We may allow bumping posts but you may not do this instantly, please wait a reasonable amount of time. For updating the status of your sales thread as such we will a bump after 48hours.
  • We also do not allow posts or links to sites that are sexual in nature or violate WebmasterBB privacy policy. You will be instantly barred from our community as we in compliance with COPPA(Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act)
  • Discussion of illegal activities such as software piracy and other intellectual property violations are not allowed.
  • Each member is allowed one login account. Registering with multiple accounts is not allowed.
  • We reserve the right to remove offensive posts without notice.
  • If you are going to post non-English on these forums, please also post an English Translation of your post.
  • Posts discussing moderator actions are also not allowed.
  • Also while these rules cover most common situations, they cannot anticipate everything. Consequently we reserve the right to take any actions we deem appropriate to ensure these forums are not disrupted or abused in any way.
  • You cannot post any affiliate or referral links, or post anything asking for a referral. Such posts will be subject to removal.
  • You cannot post advertisements or notices for contests except in the Marketplace. This includes no advertising of your company in the standard webmaster forums.
  • All post must be made in English
  • No WBB Support is available on the forums, we ask you to submit a ticket through our Support system. Located at: https://webmasterbb.net/support/

User titles

These will be displayed below your Username, upon getting the posts listed

  • New Member - 0-5 Posts
  • Novice - 6-35 Posts
  • Amatuer - 36-100 Posts
  • Intermediate - 101-200 Posts
  • Senior - 201-350 Posts
  • Advanced - 351-500 Posts
  • Web Master(Or Custom Title) - 501+ Posts

Marketplace Rules

These rules applicable to the Marketplace forums only.

  • You may post in the Marketplace once you have 5 quality posts. It can take 1hr or more for the system to update you to full member.
  • You may post ONE ad in each sub-category every 7 days.
  • You are to follow the General rules as well as any other rules set in the Marketplace forum.
  • You may not trash or spam in another members's marketplace thread.
  • You may not criticize the member's ad such as better deals elsewhere, you may ask for support nevertheless.
  • Do not post in BIG font sizes, we do not have a requirement on the maximum number of colours but only 2 font sizes are allowed.
  • You must provide a URL to your companies website and we do not allow posting of sales made via IM communication or email.
  • You may not provide a free e-mail(eg.Yahoo, Hotmail) however company emails are welcome.
  • If you are not sure if your thread will not violate the rules stated above, feel free to contact us via: https://webmasterbb.net

Misc. Rules

  • You may not include any form of advertising in your Location or User Title field
  • To decrease load time, images have been disabled from Avatars and Signatures.
  • Offensive or illegal content is strictly prohibited
  • You may not 'sell' your signature space

Privacy Policy

What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you register on our site.
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: e-mail address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
  • To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
  • To send periodic emails (The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.)
Do we use cookies?
Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information
We use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act)

Online Privacy Policy Only
This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent
By using our site, you consent to our websites privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy
If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.