Radish Community Guidelines

Here at Radish, we strive to provide the best reading, writing, and social experiences to our community. We have created these Community Guidelines to ensure that all of our users feel safe and comfortable using our service. We take these guidelines very seriously and encourage you to help us keep Radish a safe place for everyone by following these guidelines and reporting any comments that violate them.

The following content is not allowed in Radish LIVE chats or in Radish story comments:

Off-Topic Posts

Please be sure to keep chat messages and comments on-topic and about the plot of the story.

If you have questions about coins or about the Radish App itself, please do not post them in the comments or in chats. For all questions unrelated to the story, please check out our Help Center or email us at support@radishfiction.com and we will help you.

Threats and Violence, and Stalking

Do not insinuate or threaten to harm a person, a group of people, or someone’s property. Examples of language that violates this include:

  • “I’m coming for you.”
  • “Watch your back.”
  • “Watch out.”
  • “Get ready.”
  • “Keep one eye open.”

Do not share violent content that is intended to be shocking, sensational, or gratuitous.

Do not stalk a fellow user or author, online or in person. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Tracking someone’s pen name/username to their personal information
  • Locating another user or author on their personal social media accounts
  • Sharing another person’s real name/address/contact information in the comments or Radish LIVE
  • Showing up at a user or author’s home or place of employment
  • Calling/texting a fellow user or author
  • Spamming a user or author’s social media/phone/etc.

Harassment and Bullying

Do not bully or harass any Radish users. We have zero tolerance for bullying or harassment of any kind on Radish. Please be polite and respectful to others.

We know things can get heated when it comes to popular fandoms, and inevitably you will interact with readers who do not share the same opinion as you -- that’s okay! But we will not tolerate any of the following:

  • Contacting an author to demand they adjust their writing so it’s geared toward a specific fanbase.
  • Telling an author you will no longer interact with their work if X or Y does not happen.
  • Creating petitions because you disagree with the direction an author has chosen to take with their story.
  • Calling another reader names.
  • Accusing other users of creating fake accounts.
  • Comments berating another user, author, or character’s physical appearance.

Attacking Writers

Do not personally attack a writer. While story criticism and discussion are welcome in comments, any personal attacks against Radish writers will be immediately removed. Repeated attacks against Radish writers will be grounds for banning from comments.

Constructive criticism is allowed, such as “I don’t like this story, I wish the plot moved quicker.”

Personal attacks, such as “I hate this author and their writing sucks,” will be removed.

Inappropriate Language

Please keep your language PG-13 while commenting and participating in Radish LIVE chats. Refrain from using swear words, slurs, and other derogatory terms.

Illegal Content

Do not share any type of illegal content, such as drugs, contraband, or illegal weapons.

Nudity or Sexual Content

Do not share any type of pornographic content.

Impersonation

Do not pretend to be someone you are not. This includes the characters in the story, the story’s writer, as well as other readers.

Hate Speech

Do not share any content that demeans, defames, or promotes discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status.

Opinions of stories or characters that oppose your own are not considered hate speech.

Personal Information

Do not share any personal or identifying information on Radish - this includes but is not limited to your full name, address, phone number, or any additional information that could be used to identify you outside of Radish.

Do not share your Radish account information, credit card information, or any passwords. Radish will never ask for your personal information.

Do not ask for or share the personal information of other users, respect their privacy as they respect your privacy.

Terrorism

Do not share any content that promotes terrorism.

Spam

Do not share untargeted, unwanted or repetitive content.

Do not promote additional services or brands on the Radish platform.

Profile Photos

Do not use a profile photo that violates any of the above guidelines.

Radish also recommends that you do not use an identifying photo as your profile photo - example: of your face, of your home, etc.

By participating in community functions within Radish, including Radish LIVE chats and story comments, you agree to follow these guidelines.

If you violate any of these Community Guidelines, we will take action either by limiting your account activity, terminating your account, and/or notifying law enforcement. Please take these guidelines seriously and honor the spirit in which they are intended.

If you see content violating these Community Guidelines, please report it using the Report function within the app or contact us at support@radishfiction.com.