Hello,Welcome to ForumIAS.com. Please go through this thread very carefully, to get to know about how things work on ForumIAS.com.
Every community develops a culture that is created by the people of the community. On ForumIAS, we promote an open culture that adds value to your preparation, adds to your knowledge and creates a vibrant community. We aim to be a support group for people preparing for the Civil Services Examination, where they can express their concerns, share their success stories, ask for help, and answer the same for others.Aspirants Anonymous
If you have just discovered this website, chances are that you will be immediately wanting to post a question by creating a new thread. We strongly suggest that you to first go through existing threads and see how people behave and interact. What is acceptable and what is not. For example, trolling is not, and you may not troll.
ForumIAS.com is a community for mature aspirants, and (unfortunately) one may observe that it may not be friendly to new people who are planning to begin their preparation, and may sound like non-serious aspirants at first. This is not something we encourage among our old member, but it happens.
One way for new members to avoid this is to go through the text below, as well as some of the links posted below. A smart way to build goodwill on the forum is to answer some user queries. For example, if you are from finance background, you may answer some questions from the Economy Category.
An index of important ForumIAS.com threads are available below for you to go through before posting a new question. Chances are your query has already been answered by someone before.