Moderation Policy

General Guidelines

  • Those using the forms on this website are strongly encouraged to edit any text for each form field in a text editor and have it checked for spelling and grammar before cutting and pasting to any form on this site.
  • Moderation of posts does not include fact checking or basic editing. We are asking that this be the responsibility of those creating the post.
  • We cannot guarantee we will be able to adjust any major or minor mistakes. Better to start again and request the moderator to delete the old one.
  • If this is the case, please contact the moderator using the simple contact form here>

General Policy

  • We reserve the right to publish or not publish submissions.
  • We reserve the right to remove any posts that are deemed or discovered to be outside the values and purview of MIDST
  • We reserve the right to make minor edits to your submission.
  • Notification will not be made with regard to any of the above moderations.

Post Authorship

  • To make a contribution to MIDST you will need to be logged in as a subscriber/contributor
  • Posts published on MIDST will show your [name] as the author for the post. In particular, it will show your profile’s ‘Display name publicly as’ [name]. You can change this to either your [username[ or your [nick name]. Here’s how. Hover over Howdy, [your name] appearing as your logged in name at the top right hand corner of this page. Choose ‘Edit my profile’ if you want to change what appears to the public.
  • Submissions remain the property of the post author and also become copyrighted material of and for the use of
  • Posts will display the added authorship/copyright note as in the following square brackets:
    [{postAuthor}/Phillip Day © This article is FreeShare. Part or all of the text may be used provided it is not for profit and provided it carries this complete, square-bracketed tag.]

Post Discalimer

The post content supplied by a third party has been posted on MIDST by the MIDST moderator in good faith that the information contained in the post is both appropriate and accurate at the time of posting. MIDST cannot guarantee this however and can take no responsibility for this.

Last updated: July2014 … pd