Marapets staff are all volunteers selected to help on the site by Ian (the site owner and creator). Nobody asks to be staff, you can't apply to be staff and no staff member gets paid. The site artists, however, do get paid.

Please be aware that many of the staff members use different usernames. If you see an unfamiliar username with a staff icon it's most likely a staff member using a different username.

There are three different staff categories and each staff member has an icon by his/her name to denote which category they belong to. Here are brief descriptions of each category: