Together we can make a better web. For start, let's build the manifest of ten cool and short rules and promote it. Click on the "Agree" link for the rules you like best:

  1. Exploiting search engine imperfection is not a business model. (585) Agree!
  2. Web forms were made for humans. Don't let robots do the talk. (478) Agree!
  3. Don't steal other people's identities or act as someone you're not. (455) Agree!
  4. Don't let your ads tell more than your content. (412) Agree!
  5. Don't be an expert on a field you have no clue about. (401) Agree!
  6. Don't hurt the web. Use open standards. (380) Agree!
  7. Every piece of content belongs to someone. Respect that. (369) Agree!
  8. Add value. Make web a better place. (368) Agree!
  9. Use links for honest personal recommendation only. Don't trade them. (354) Agree!


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Additional rules sorted by Popularity • Recency
  • Support open standards! If you must post something in a proprietary format, always, always provide an open alternative. (316) Agree!
  • Don't forget it's 'World Wide Web' - use GMT/UTC times, not local times. (312) Agree!
  • Praising products because of the affiliate fee won't make you rich. (296) Agree!
  • Don't use Microsoft IE. (285) Agree!
  • Ads with forced audio are obnoxious. (266) Agree!
  • Think. (203) Agree!
  • Don't speak if you have nothing to say. (183) Agree!
  • Blogging. Just because you can doesn't mean you should. (170) Agree!
  • Stop using Comic Sans MS. (156) Agree!
  • Earning money online is OK. Being a deceptive stealing jerk isn't. (153) Agree!
  • Share your knowledge. (138) Agree!
  • Do not think that you are a good web designer/developer because you bought DreamWeaver. (133) Agree!
  • Spell check or die. (124) Agree!
  • Stop hating everything. (124) Agree!
  • Stop with the visual pollution on myspace, facebook and the likes. Having ALL the aplications doesn't make you cool. (121) Agree!
  • Don't infiltrate and spam social networking sites. (106) Agree!
  • Learn english. Use it correctly. (97) Agree!
  • Sex sells only to a degree. Smutty ads just make you look dirty. (96) Agree!
  • Oh, and every time your website causes a pop up on someone's computer, a bunny screams and dies. (94) Agree!
  • Edit! Short is sweet. (93) Agree!
  • Don't put music on your site unless you're a musician and it's your music. (91) Agree!
  • Don't be a douche. (87) Agree!
  • Trust people, not websites. Be a trustworthy person and make this happen. (86) Agree!
  • Use myspace and other social sites to find old friends, not to see how many adds you can get. (82) Agree!
  • Don't spam Web 2.0 content, comments are for a specific purpose. (82) Agree!
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