We have now put in place a way to gain promotions without having to apply on the forums. All you need to do is log into youre new profile page. Here you can manage your rank and track your progress.
The link to this page is here: http://forum.citycraft.co.uk/profile/
If you cannot access the page you may need to input youre minecraft username into youre forum profile.
Go to: user control pannel -> profile. Then scroll down till you find an input box called "MineCraft Username". Enter youre username and save. You should then be able to access the page.
Please note you need to be logged into the forums in order to access this.
If you need any help please PM me and i will try to help you.