Contributors are members who have contributed to the site by posting at least once.
By continuing to participate in ADISC, they can level up further to Established Contributor.
Established Contributor (EC)
Most regular visitors to ADISC are Established Contributors.
This is the normal level for ADISC members who have been around more than a week or two.
To become an EC, you need:
0 or higher reputation (ie: don't let it get negative)
7 days of membership
no rulebreaking within the last four months
After meeting the requirements, you will be automatically promoted within an hour.
Access to the EC forum
Access to the live chat
The ability to send private messages
The ability to leave profile visitor messages
The ability to have a personal signature
The ability to post blogs
The ability to see positive rep on posts and report it if it is invalid