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Welcome to /r/Map_Porn! This subreddit is dedicated to the sharing, discussion, and appreciation of maps.
Moderators will use their discretion in enforcing these rules:
- In the title, please include:
- the resolution in [brackets] for an image or gif of a single map
- [interactive] if the map is zoomable or responsive
- [article] if the map is the centrepiece of an article
- [album] if the link leads to a collection of maps
- [OC] if the map was created by the posting user
some context (such as the location, cartographer, and date).
Politically topical maps are allowed but agenda pushing must be avoided.
All thematic maps must have a legend in the title or on the map.
Discussions of all topics are encouraged. However, please stay civil and avoid jumping to provocative and derogative slurs.
Please report any rule breakings you come across.
The moderators of /r/Map_Porn are firmly committed to transparency in every moderation action that we take. To this end, we make these promises:
Every post that we remove that is made by a legitimate user (i.e. not a spammer) will be accompanied by a comment saying why it was removed.
Major rule changes will be discussed with the community.
We will endeavor to answer any messeges sent to modmail and will not protest to any messages being made public.
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