Be respectful of other users at all times. Insults, harassment, ad hominem and so on will result in a warning or a ban.
Do not create suggestions that:
If you want to find out how to make a good suggestion, read the creating a price
do not have any evidence whatsoever.
are for selling your own item. Use the classifieds for that.
Comments should be constructive. The following is considered to be spam:
In short, leave that at YouTube.
Links to image macros
Comments such as "free rep" or "owns one, downvote"
Do not demand your friends to vote on a suggestion. This counts as price manipulation.
Do not use alternate accounts to vote multiple times on the same suggestion. This also counts as price manipulation.
Do not cut in line.
If you list items at a low price then demand users who trade with you to pay more, you will be banned.
Use common sense. As soon as people find out you are doing this, they will just report you.
It's not worth it.
Third-party bots are fine, if and only if:
Trades can be performed entirely by sending a trade offer or by adding the bot account directly from
If you are using a placeholder item to appear in the classifieds while stock of the same type is
sold, that item should be removed as soon as you run out of stock for that item.
Do not advertise raffles or Steam groups in your listings.
The price in your listing must match the price in the notes.
Your listings must be reasonable and realistic.
For example, don't make a buy order for a Golden Frying Pan at 1 scrap.
Do not list items asking for item offers or item overpay only. The listed price must be what you are
willing to take in pure. This includes listings for CS:GO items.
Do not bypass the listing folder by using a negligible difference in price.
This is considered line cutting. Using multiple accounts to bypass the folder
is likewise not allowed, unless each account has a significant amount of
the item in question listed for sale.
This rule does not apply if the items have a modification (such as a paint) which they do not
have in common. Levels and craft numbers above 100 do not count as modifications.
Sell orders are "folded" into the most recently bumped of its kind
with a note stating how many you have up for sale.
Do not list buy orders to pay only in item offers or item overpay. The listed price must be what you are
willing to pay in pure. This includes listings for CS:GO items.
If you are buying modified items (with paint, parts, spells, special levels, etc.) list your price for the
unmodified item and then put the prices for the modified items in the notes.
The listing price should be what you are willing to pay for each individual item.
Don't list a buy order at 30 keys for 10 buds.
This does not apply to buy orders listed at 0.05.
For example, you may make listings at 0.05 for multiple reinforced robot parts.
You must have the pure on hand for people to send trade offers. If you do not have pure, please remove your
listing and recreate it at a later time.
If you are listing a generic buy order, your buy order must be the price you are willing to pay for ANY
clean (not duped) item.
Generic buy orders for unusuals must be at the price you will pay for any effect, even nuts and
Buy orders for specialized or professional killstreak weapons must be for any sheen/effect -
stating things like "any but hypno-beam" violate this rule.
Don't list a buy order for chemistry sets at 50 keys if you're only buying some sets for 50
Note: These rules and guidelines are not here as a complete list of warnable or bannable
offenses. They are here to clear up any confusion about the rules that may not be obvious.
Cases not stated here are at the discretion of the moderators.