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Community Guidelines

How to interact on Cruiseline.com.

Cruiseline.com is a place for people to write cruise reviews, discuss anything and everything about cruises, and meet fellow cruisers. Within the community, we have a set of rules and guidelines that must be followed by all members to ensure a pleasant experience for everyone. Violating these guidelines may result in your content being edited or removed. Repeated violations can lead to the termination of your account.

Be polite.

As a diverse community of people with differing opinions, it’s important to respect those differences and be courteous to one another. Name-calling or verbal abuse will not be tolerated.

Be a good samaritan and share what you know.

If you read a great review, vote it as helpful so that it shows up at the top of the list for others searching for the same thing. When you’re knowledgeable about a subject, answer questions and share what you know to help out your fellow cruisers and make a positive contribution to the community.

Don’t be obscene.

Children as young as 13 participate in Cruiseline.com. Vulgar and/or sexually explicit language and photographs are prohibited.

Don’t violate copyrights.

Don’t share photos you found on another website or copy and paste copyrighted content to cruiseline.com. The uploading of watermarked photographs is prohibited.

Don’t solicit or spam.

Cruiseline.com is a community designed to be an objective cruise review resource. Travel agents, tour operators and other travel industry employees are encouraged to participate in discussions and share their knowledge, but advertising and self-promotion are strictly prohibited. Members are not allowed to post their business names, websites, phone numbers or company addresses in reviews, forum posts, comments or via watermarked photos. Stay on topic, don’t promote your agenda and be respectful of other community members.

Don’t break the law.

Don’t post anything that violates the laws of your city, state or country. Don’t try to trick people into sharing their personal information, steal anything, or harass anyone. Don’t invade people’s privacy.

Don’t share personal information.

Cruiseline.com is a public website. Refrain from posting personal information including your email address, street address and travel confirmation numbers in reviews or forum posts, as it will be visible to anyone viewing the site.

Age Restriction

Children under the age of 13 are not permitted to create a profile, post reviews or interact on Cruiseline.com forums.

For more information, please see our terms of use.

Updated: 12/29/14