STEP ONE: CHOOSE THE ROLEPLAY FORUM YOU WOULD LIKE TO MODERATE., magenta That is: - JumpIns - Fantasy - Modern Fantasy - Modern - SciFi - Fandom - Misc - One/Ones - Mature T - Mature A Make sure it's a section you spend A LOT of time in. Tell me what that is so I can get your controls setup. Pick a DAY you want to do your graveyarding. This is just so you get used to checking for dead threads once a week. Remember to glance over threads DAILY. There will always be new members making mistakes and posting topics in the wrong forum, or doing OOC spam, etc. STEP TWO: MAKE SURE YOU KNOW THE RULES OF THE FORUMS AND HOW THINGS SHOULD BE MODERATED., dodgerblue We have a forum maintenance guide posted up for you as a sticky. :D If you have any questions about a specific thread of something you come across, ASK! Sometimes there WILL be weird situations. ]STEP THREE: TEST OUT YOUR MOD CONTROLS HERE IN THE VOLUNTEER SECTION., lime Get familiar with what all the buttons do! Post up some test threads and then delete, edit, etc. That way you're less likely to make an oopsies elsewhere. ]STEP FOUR: WANT TO GO THE EXTRA MILE? HERE ARE AREAS OF THE SITE WE NEED HELP IN:, orangered The Worldbuilding Guild needs workshops and exercises BAD. It is under developed and needs more attention. The Roleplay Intitute could use workshops and exercises. The Museum can always use people commenting on member's works or volunteers that make freebie banners. Posting new games in the Board Games forum will give people fun things to do.