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How to Apply for Volunteer Forum Moderator

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Administrator, Nexon
edited December 2017 in MapleStory VFM Application
Greetings, Maplers!

We're currently seeking new Volunteer Forum Moderators (VFM) to assist us with our awesome community! Candidates must be motivated and passionate towards making improvements to the community and the Maple World.

Have fun with your community, support your community, and be a role model for your community.
If you feel that you can be a reflection of these key roles, we encourage you to apply to become a MapleStory VFM.

Expectations of a VFM Applying:

- Must be in REBOOT or have a strong understanding of the server's unique setting
- 18 Years or older.
- Must be active and on the official MapleStory forums & Discord.
- No history of using exploits or illegitimate programs.
- Moderate and participate on the Maple community forums &Discord.
- Be courteous and kind towards other forum members.
- Uphold the Forum Code of Conduct and enforce the rules fairly.
- Assist planning ideas for creative and fun contests.
- Provide a helping hand on community temperature reports.
- Must be levelheaded when addressing difficult situations.
- Must possess excellent written and communication skills.
- Value providing constructive suggestions & feedback
- Must not be a supporter of the Black Mage.

Read Below to Apply:

Create a new thread in the VFM Application Section and follow instructions below:

The Thread's Title should follow this structure: “Your Forum Name – Mod Application”.

Please answer the following questions and provide the required information:
A brief description of why you'd like to become a VFM.
What do you hope to accomplish as a VFM??
Do you have any experience moderating for other communities?

In-Game Character Name:
Discord User Name:

Please keep in mind that this is an open application process. This means fellow community members are free to comment on your application and provide feedback. For Maplers who post in the applications of others, please be respectful and constructive with your feedback.

Applications that do not follow the instructions provided in this thread will be closed immediately.
Applications that are created for the purpose of attacking or trolling the community, company, or specific individuals will be closed and the creator will receive an infraction.
Threads that aren't applications in this section of the forums will be closed immediately.

The community team will review the feedback left by players and each individual application before making the final decision.

If we are interested in recruiting you as a VFM we will notify you via PM.
There is no set date on when we will reach out to the applicants we're interested in. However, candidates will receive a private message when we decide to move forward with selections.

If you have any further questions regarding the application process, please private message any member of the current community team.

Thank you, Maplers!
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  • ArwooArwoo
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    Administrator, Nexon
    edited December 2017
    I've updated the above post with new requirements and expectations.
    We are specifically looking for a VFM that plays in Reboot or has a strong understanding of the server for our Round 2 of VFM recruitment!

    Thank you!
  • ArwooArwoo
    Reactions: 16,125
    Posts: 397
    Administrator, Nexon
    edited January 10
    Hello everyone!

    I will be closing this section at the end of this week (You will still be able to view the contents of this section, but no new applications will be accepted). The final day to submit your application for this round is on: 1/14/2018 before 11:59 PM PST

    Big thanks to all of you who have already applied and I look forward to working more closely with the candidate(s) that are selected ;)
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