Authoring

Discussion about all aspects of creating IF: tools, technical issues, "how do I do this", and more.

News

Events, new releases, and other timely announcements that something is happening in the IF world.

Community

A category for discussions about the IF community, including competitions, websites/forums, personalities, trends, and meetups.

Meta

Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.

Not IF

A category for all discussions about things that aren't part of IF: music, movies, politics, celebrities, etc.

Spoilers

Any discussion about games that people may want to avoid until they've played the games themselves.

Reviews

Reviews of IF works. Spoilers should be hidden inside spoiler tags here.

Philosophy

A category for discussing the "theory" or "craft" of IF, as well as philosophical musings and shower thoughts.