Netiquette vs Netcop - What's the difference?

netiquette | netcop |


As nouns the difference between netiquette and netcop

is that netiquette is netiquette while netcop is (internet|slang|derogatory) a user who attempts to enforce netiquette or other standards, especially on usenet.

netiquette

English

Noun

(en-noun)
  • (Internet) Conduct while online that is appropriate and courteous to other Internet users, and is often enforced by other internet users.
  • Top-posting and spamming are considered poor netiquette on a newsgroup.

    Hyponyms

    * chatiquette

    netcop

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Internet, slang, derogatory) A user who attempts to enforce netiquette or other standards, especially on Usenet.
  • Synonyms

    * cybercop