(Updated as of May 21, 2014)
IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ THESE SUBMISSION GUIDELINES CAREFULLY BEFORE SUBMITTING. THESE SUBMISSION GUIDELINES AFFECT YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS. THEY ALSO GOVERN THE SUBMISSION BY YOU OF ANY CONTENT ON OUR SITES AND SERVICES. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS, DO NOT SUBMIT ANY CONTENT ON OUR SITES AND SERVICES.
CONTENT YOU SUBMIT TO US
We may allow you to comment on and participate in interactive features on our sites. These might include blogs and other social communities. We may also allow you to submit content and materials on our sites. For example, you might be able to post photographs, messages, music, or videos. The things you post are considered your Personal Submissions.
You agree to these Submission Guidelines and any Additional Terms by submitting any Personal Submissions. You agree that your Personal Submissions is accurate and complete.
You also agree that:
Your Personal Submission does not threaten or disparage others. This includes not harassing or intimidating other users. It also includes not defaming or libeling anyone. Your Personal Submission does not use hateful language. This includes not making negative comments connected to race, national origin or religion. You also cannot disparage someone because of their gender, age, or sexual preference.
Your Personal Submission does not contain inappropriate language or instigate violence. This includes comments that are profane, sexual or obscene. This also means that your Personal Submission will not describe how to perform a violent act or contain sexually explicit material.
Your Personal Submission does not disclose confidential or personal information about others. Your Personal Submission will only disclose personal information with the other person’s consent. This also means that your Personal Submission does not include information you must keep confidential under contract. This also means that your Personal Submission does not violate anyone’s privacy or publicity rights.
Your Personal Submission does not and will not promote illegal activity. Your Personal Submission does not encourage or glamorize drug or alcohol use. Your Personal Submission also does not solicit gambling.
Your Personal Submission does not contain harmful materials that harm our site or services. This includes viruses, Trojan horses, spyware, spiders, or other passive collection mechanisms.
LICENSE TO PERSONAL SUBMISSIONS
You grant us an unrestricted, unconditional, unlimited, worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual and royalty-free right and license to all or any portion of your Personal Submissions. We may use this license to exploit your Personal Submissions in any manner and for any purpose. This might include hosting, caching, or storing your Personal Submissions. From time to time we might also display, perform, publish, broadcast, or transmit Personal Submissions. You also understand that we may modify, edit, reformat, or translate your Personal Submissions.
We may use and publish your Personal Submissions in any format and in all media that exists now, or may exist in the future. You agree that we may use any part of your Personal Submissions, including any of your ideas, concepts, or techniques for any purpose. Your Personal Submissions may be searched and accessed by others.
You represent and warrant that you own you’re Personal Submissions and have the right to grant the license described above. You further represent and warrant that our use of your Personal Submissions will not violate anyone’s intellectual property rights or other rights of any person or entity.
CHANGES TO THESE GUIDELINES
From time to time, we may change these Guidelines. We will post changes here, so check back every now and then. If you continue to use this site and our services after we post any changes to these Guidelines, you agree to be bound by those changes. If you do not accept these changes, you must stop submitting content to this site, our other sites and our services.
Please fill out the contact form below, including what you would like to submit, for what purposes, and why this would be beneficial to the followers of the site.