Some people post onto several message boards. Most mail artists adapt to the social customs of the board, for example, if a board is used mainly for posting invitations to exhibition most of the people who post comments and conversations on other boards stick to posting invitations. However, disruptive people seem to carry over their personal communication style no matter where they are. Summary most people respect the existing environment and follow the unspokent patterns that have been established by users. But naughty people want to change the board's style to match their own.