Usenet etiquette refers to practices of writing, contact, and behavior used in newsgroups (Usenet).
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The Bincancel FAQ
Explains why one should not post huge binaries to non-binary newsgroups.
Dear Emily Postnews
Satirical questions and answers on how to act on Usenet.
How Not to Look Like an Idiot on Usenet
A list of 16 rules for basic Usenet postings is provided.
The Seven Don'ts of Usenet
Gives a list of behaviours to be avoided when posting to Usenet groups, as well as links to expand on each item.
Why Ask Questions in Public?
Briefly explains advantages of asking technical questions in public rather than e-mailing them directly to a group member. Written and placed in the public domain by Russ Allbery.
Why is Bottom-posting better than Top-posting?
Short lesson by A. Smit and H.W. de Haan explaining how threaded conversations such as found on Usenet are adversely affected by those who "top post" instead of "bottom post" their replies.
Last update:March 15, 2015 at 19:06:11 UTC