In order to start a discussion on a subject, you must create a thread, you can do this by clicking the start new thread button on the board index page.
To reply to a post, you can click the post a reply button at the top or at the button of the table. If you want to insert a quote to which you are replying, you can click the quote button of the post.
For obvious reasons standard HTML code cannot be used in posts. Instead you can use Uniform Bulletin Board Code (UBBC) in posts. UBBC is similar to HTML, but safe and standardized for bulletin board use.
Emoticons are a fun way to express your emotion in your posting. They can help you indicate whether you are joking, happy, sad, or a variety of other things. Most of this site's emoticon uses standard chat-style key-strokes.