First off, welcome to Purplepride.org!
We are a growing community of loyal Viking's fans who gather here to discuss the Vikings, NFL Football, and a host of other topics.
We believe we have a little something for everybody here.

I have included some valuable links to help answer some questions you may have and provide some guidance to how our site works.
Please take the time to read the Forum Rules in the link below.
This will help alleviate any problems to may encounter and make your time at PP.O more enjoyable.

[size=10pt]FORUM RULES[/size]


[size=10pt]NO SPAMMING[/size]
---A.
You may post a link to a great article or report on another fan site; however, you may not simply advertise a site.
That will get you permanently banned with extreme prejudice.
Ask permission to advertise and normally such is granted.
No Spam!

[size=10pt]BE COURTEOUS[/size]
---B.
Please keep posts where they belong; in the proper forum.
The forum descriptions can be found on the Forum Index page.
Do not rely on the Latest Talk or Top 10 for post location. If you wish to talk about cars or music for example, please post it in "The Clubhouse." And, of course, if you wish to talk about YOUR MINNESOTA VIKINGS, post it in the Vikings Fan forum! If an Admin or Mod find that you have posted an off topic post, it will be moved to the appropriate forum or removed.

[size=10pt]CHECK TO SEE IF A TOPIC IS BEING, OR HAS BEEN, DISCUSSED[/size]
[quote]---D.
Netiquette rules.
Look for an existing thread on a topic prior to starting a new one.
Breaking news or hot topics are more likely to have been covered; please add to existing thread.
Got a unique take?
Then by all means post a new thread.
Please Utilize the Search Function located at the top of the page.

We have some members here that are quick and really on top of things when news happens; so you have to be pretty quick to beat them on a story.
Your best bet is to check



[size=10pt]BEHAVIOR[/size]
---A.
There will be no attacks toward any other member, no matter what. If you are offended by another poster's comments, please PM (Private Message) an Administrator or Moderator as soon as possible explaining what happened. If you respond in the same manner as they did, you are now part of the problem. If you have something against someone else, please email the member with Private Messages.

[size=10pt]ACCOUNTS[/size]
---A.
Membership is limited to 1 (one) account per person.
Duplicate accounts will be deleted ASAP.
IP addresses are logged and Moderators are able to view these at any time.
If you forget your password or are having problems signing in, email webmaster.
Generally we find banned members, kids, and people looking to cause a stir creating new accounts.

[size=10pt]SIGS & AVATARS[/size]
Want a slick avatar or sig but don't know how to set it up?
Follow the link to help you out.

[size=10pt]Everything About Sigs, Avatars, and Pictures[/size]

[size=10pt]INTRODUCE YOURSELF[/size]
We want to get to know you.
So please go to the Free Beer Forum and and start a New Topic to tell us a little about yourself.
You may be served a nice cold one too!

[size=10pt]FREE BEER[/size]

[size=10pt]SWEARING & CURSE WORDS[/size]
The site automatically censors cursing by default.
If you would like to see the uncensored version go to your profile >Look and Layout Preferences >Click Leave words uncensored.

Here are some other links you may find helpful:

[size=10pt]FORUM INDEX[/size]
[size=10pt]POSTING ARTICLES[/size]

If you have a problem with a member of a post, please click the Report to moderator link in the lower, right of the post.
We will investigate and get back to you.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.