Q & A Help

This is my first time posting to a board, what should I know?
How do I see the questions?
What are the archives?
How do the search options work?
I've got the list, what does all that stuff mean?
How do I add a question?
I've added a response and it isn't displayed!
How can I get my name to show up in color with a "bio" link?
The following questions refer to the guidelines:
What do you mean by Advertising?
Why no classified ads in the Q & A?
My topic has disappeared, what happened?