If you have a question that you can't find an answer for, you can ask in this thread. Please ask as it's a good way to continue to build the FAQ. Firstly: 1 message (+wait 30 minutes) OR wait a day to be able to create threads. 5 messages to unlock links/images. 100 messages to unlock custom titles, extra conversation features and you'll be able to use the "Upload a file" for threads. 1. FORUM ACCOUNT 1.1 How do I get a custom title? 1.2 I'm posting, but my message count isn't rising? 1.3 What about likes from profile posts/community games threads? 1.4 Can I change my time zone? 1.5 What does the follow function on the forum do? 1.6 I am a member of a translation group and would like a medal for my forum account. 1.7 How can I earn 'money' and what does it do? 1.8 Can I use 24 hour time on the forum? 2. FORUM USE 2.1 Where are the forum rules/terms and conditions? 2.2 Why can’t I embed images, create threads, or create hyperlinks? I'm getting a spam message? 2.2.1 Why can't I upload files from my pc/phone? 2.3 Is there a list of the Smilies, BB Codes, and/or Trophies available? 2.4 Can my thread be deleted? 2.5 How do I use the spoiler function on the forum? 2.6 How do I use the multi-quote (+quote) function? 2.7 My thread got hi-jacked and ended up off topic, can this be fixed? 2.8 I made a latest chapter discussion thread for a novel. Can it be linked to the NovelUpdates main page? 2.9 What do I do if I have seen that people are abusing the like system? 2.10 The translations of ’Novel X’ have stopped. Can I ask for a replacement? 2.11 Can someone pick up ’Novel X’? 2.12 The translations of ’Novel X’ are very slow. Can I ask someone else to assist with the translation? 2.14 I can volunteer as an editor/proofreader! 2.15 I can’t remember the name of a novel I’m looking for? 2.16 Is it possible to add a chat function to the site? 2.17 Where can I report issues or problems with the forum? 2.18 What are (forum) tags and why should I use them? 2.19 When is it appropriate to use the report button? 2.20 What is the blog and how do I use it? 2.21 How many times/how frequently am I allowed to bump a request thread? 3. NOVELUPDATES (MAIN SITE) USE 3.1 I need help with my reading list! 3.2 How does Novel Updates work? How are releases added? 3.3 How do I add releases to the main site? 3.4 I added a release but it's not showing up. 3.5 I’m looking for help on how some of the basic features of the NovelUpdates site work 3.6 I'm a translator, how do I add my group to your site? 3.7 I'm a translator, how do I make sure my releases gets automatically approved by the website? 3.8 I wrote a review of a novel, why hasn’t it shown up in either my statistics or latest activities? 3.9 Why was my review deleted/rejected? 3.10 Does NovelUpdates plan on adding EN/original story updates to the main site? 3.11 I made a latest chapter discussion thread for a novel. Can it be linked to the NovelUpdates main page? 3.12 I’ve found something wrong with the site. 3.14 Is it possible to see the RSS feed for my own reading list? 3.15 Can I hide specific releases from the main page? 3.16 What is my 'rank' on NU and how is it calculated? 3.17 How can I ignore certain groups on the main page?