Rule 1: Remember the Human
Definition: Remember there is a real human behind the screen.
Rule 2: Adhere to the same standards of behavior online that you follow in real life
Definition: Think before you send things, search things, and comment on things.
Rule 3: Know where you are in cyberspace
Definition: Remember that someone will always see the thing you commented, posted, and sent.
Rule 4: Respect other people’s time and bandwdith
Definition: Don't waste people’s time and signals.
Rule 5: Make yourself look good online
Definition: Make yourself a good computer user not a mean or bad one.
Rule 6: Share expert knowledge
Definition: Share your expert knowledge to others.
Rule 7: Help keep flame wars under control
Definition: Make sure you don’t send out rumors that aren’t officially true.
Rule 8: Respect others privacy.
Definition: Don’t be stalking others accounts or even looking at others computer screens.
Rule 9: Don’t abuse your power.
Definition: Don’t take advantage of other people that don’t have the experience that you do.
Rule 10: Be forgiving of others people’s mistakes.
Definition: If someone where to make a mistake, either don’t say anything about it, or just correct them politely.