The following is a list of the type of ships, typically displayed in the 'type' box in the infobox. For more information on the ship types, see this page.
|Het||A pairing of characters or real-life people, where one side is male and the other female. The word "Het" is derived from the word, "Heterosexual".||
|Slash||Slash refers to relationships between two male characters. Yaoi pairings are also categorized under slash.||
|Femslash||Femslash, derived from 'female slash' refers to relationships between two female characters. Also occasionally called F/F, Femmeslash, Girlslash, Ladyslash or Saffic.|
|Polyship||Poly, short for polyamorous is a relationship between three or more characters. It can also be referred to as threesome, foursome, moresome or OT3 ships.|
|Non-binary||Non-binary ships are used to describe relationships including one or more non-binary individuals, or ships involving characters whose true gender is unknown, or characters who fit into a fictional gender or sex. In gender, Non-binary is an umbrella term to describe any person whose gender is not male nor female. Some common nonbinary gender identities include: agender, bigender, genderfluid, androgyne and neutrois.|
|Cargo Ship||Crack!Ships between a fictional character, or real-life person and an inanimate object.||