BLAP….“Code of Ethics” turned out to be a little more judgmental and punitive sounding than she intended, so Justene Adamec has instead published BLAP, or Blogging Loosely Applied Practices. Head on over to her site if you want to read them (or if you have some additional suggestions).

One of her consensus suggestions, by the way, is that bloggers should have a comment policy prominently displayed for all to see. I don’t, so here it is: I don’t really have one.

Actually, that’s not completely true. I certainly recommend that everyone stay civil, but I guess the only real rule I have is to refrain from vicious personal attacks. It doesn’t happen very often, but when it does it can spiral out of control pretty fast.

So stay cool, OK?

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