Rule: authors

This are informations on a single rule. To find out how to create whole rulesets please see the following sections: rules and synchronising rules.

Authors rule allows you to create an allow / deny list of authors of steem posts.

This rule has two fields: mode and authors.

  • mode: There are two modes: allow and deny.
    • Allow mode creates a white list. To be valid - the voted post must be authored by one of the people that are listed in this rule.
    • Deny mode creates a black list. To be valid - the voted post MUST NOT be authored by one of the people that are listed in this rule.
  • authors: a list of authors

Here is an example of allow mode:

- voter: (...)
  rulesets:
    - name: Vote for wise authors
      description: You can vote for posts of the Wise teem.
      rules:
        - rule: authors
          mode: allow
          authors:
            - noisy
            - jblew
            - perduta
            - nicniecgrublem
            - smashedturtle

Here is an example of deny mode:

- voter: (...)
  rulesets:
    - name: Vote for wise posts
      description: You can vote for posts with wise tag that are not authored by jblew
      rules:
        - rule: tags
          mode: require
          tags:
            - wise
        - rule: authors
          mode: deny
          authors:
            - jblew