Just like in real life, Haines says it's in your best interest to play nice when you introduce yourself to someone. "Using derogatory language or slurs with a person you've just met is completely the wrong way to introduce yourself," he says. Another tip? "Don't beg."
Since WoW is such a user-generated experience, it pays off to use proper manners and pay attention to how you're coming across. Watch the video above for more specific tips, like what's okay to talk about in guild chats, and feel free to add your own tips in the comment section below.