Being a newb in-game and in anything can be tough. Here is a run down of how our tiny forum elves (and moderators) can help get you from an unknown newb to forum all-star.
Posting links to external sites, certain keywords, or posting logs outside of spoiler flags may trigger the spam filter and your post will be hidden accordingly. When moderators check the spam queue, they verify whether or not the post is legitimate and will verify your account to prevent future posts from being subject to the above.
If the forum is telling you a post has not yet been approved, do not repost it. Moderators have to manually verify each post to ensure they are not all identical.
We generally do not want to inhibit any kind of organic discussion on the forums, so deleting posts on the forums is usually a last resort action.
If a post or comment you made does not appear or has gone missing, it was likely one of these three things:
We know you will get the hang of it as you go! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to the team. We are here to make your experience on the forums a positive one and get your questions answered.