legal / code of-conduct

Community Guidelines

Last Updated: August 9, 2023


Welcome to Layers' Community Guidelines! Our platform is built on the foundation of creativity, collaboration, and respect. To ensure a positive experience for all users, we have established these guidelines that outline the expected behavior within our community. By using Layers, you agree to adhere to these guidelines and contribute to a vibrant and supportive environment.

1. Respectful and Inclusive Communication

We value diversity and inclusivity. Treat all members of the Layers community with respect, regardless of their background, identity, or beliefs. Offensive, discriminatory, or harassing language, behavior, or content is strictly prohibited.

2. Positive and Constructive Criticism

Feedback is essential for growth. When providing feedback or critiquing others' work, maintain a positive and constructive tone. Offer helpful suggestions and avoid personal attacks or unproductive criticism.

3. Original and Respectful Content

Share your own original work and respect the intellectual property rights of others. Plagiarism, copyright infringement, or unauthorized use of others' work is not tolerated. Always give credit where it's due.

4. Appropriate Content

Ensure that the content you share is appropriate for a professional and creative community. Avoid sharing explicit, offensive, or inappropriate materials. Our platform is meant for design-related discussions and collaborations.

5. Privacy and Confidentiality

Respect the privacy of other users. Do not share personal information without consent. Any confidential or sensitive information shared within private groups or teams should remain confidential.

6. No Spam or Self-Promotion

Promotion should be relevant and not excessive. Avoid spamming, self-promotion, or soliciting services inappropriately. Participate in conversations genuinely and add value to the community.

7. Follow Platform Guidelines

Adhere to all guidelines and rules set forth by Layers, including our Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy. Failure to comply may result in account suspension or removal.

Reporting Violations

If you encounter any behavior that violates these guidelines, please report it to our moderation team at We appreciate your help in maintaining a safe and welcoming community.

Consequences of Violations

Violations of these guidelines may result in warnings, content removal, account suspension, or permanent bans, depending on the severity and frequency of the offense. Our aim is to foster a respectful and supportive environment for all users.


Thank you for being part of the Layers community. Your contributions play a crucial role in shaping our platform. By following these guidelines, you contribute to a positive and inspiring space for designers to connect, collaborate, and learn from each other.