Terms of Use

Introduction

Welcome to our website, we hope it proves useful.

These terms of use govern your use of our network of website; by using our websites, you accept these terms of use in full. If you disagree with these terms of use or any part of these terms of use, you must not use our websites.

You must be at least [18] years of age to use our websites. By using our websites you warrant and represent that you are at least [18] years of age.

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Content

The SpicyPress Community Network – which includes spicypress.com, locatednearby.com, tripvendors.com and all related domains, subdomains, subsites and web2.0 blog networks – is about creating a quality user experience and promoting your community, organization or business and connecting people in a positive way.

We encourage discussion and exchange of information and ideas, and allow promoting and linking to other websites.

We do not permit websites, blogs, classifieds, listings, advertising, images, pages, postings, comments, and/or links to other websites, that include any kind of content that is misleading or duplicitous; promotes violence or illegal activities; includes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; is abusive, profane, obscene, threatening or pornographic; adult products/services, alcohol, dating services, drugs, tobacco, prescription pharmaceuticals, gambling, lotteries, or explosives; contains malware; infringes any third party rights or otherwise violates any law, rule or regulation.

Automated blog creation, or splogs, are not allowed. Semi-automated content using RSS feeds and other curation products are permitted as long as they comply with these guidelines. Web spamming, as interpreted by Google is prohibited. Please add value to the content.

We encourage users and site operators to follow Google Webmaster guideline best practices.

Email

Email features are included in some SpicyPress website plans. These are strictly limited to legitimate purposes; tools are available for proper email etiquette and compliance with regulations. For further detailed guideline information refer to the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) CAN-SPAM Email Compliance Guide.

These guidelines will be enforced. Yes, we really mean it. The editorial staff and owners of Spicypress.com and Trip Vendors, Inc. are the sole determiners of definitions and compliance to these terms.

Sites and users that don’t comply with these simple common-sense guideline are subject to suspension and/or permanent ban, without refund. While we will attempt to be fair and discuss any issues related to these terms and guidelines, accounts are subject to termination without notice. Basically, let’s keep it clean and friendly. Or else. We need to protect the integrity and user experience of the network. Thanks for understanding.

To report questionable content or practices, or have a question about these guidelines please contact us.

Copyrights, Trademarks, Wordmarks

All trademark, copyright images and wordmarks displayed on this website are property of their respective owners. Copyright and Trademark holders are not associated with this website and Trip Vendors, Inc. in any way other than through affiliate marketing partnerships.

All content is presented for informational uses only, no warranty of functionality or purpose is made or implied.

Please respect our work, and the work of others, by not copying content or linking to images.

FTC Advertising & Affiliate Disclosure:

In accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: ‘Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials,’ we provide full disclosure on how this site operates. This disclosure is provided so you as a consumer understands the relationship between a person reviewing, endorsing, or writing about a product or service and the product owner or service provider. This website participates in various affiliate programs in which the owner(s) receive a commission whenever you purchase through a link on this site. These links can be in the form of text links located throughout the site, in blog posts, on pages, linked from images within a post or on a page, buttons, within the sidebar, and graphic ads such as banners. Even though the owner(s) of this website may have been provided compensation, we always post honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences based on our research and/or experience with the product or service. We are independently owned, and the views and opinions expressed on this website are purely the writer’s own. Any product claim, feature, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified.

It’s important for you as a consumer to understand the relationship between a person reviewing, endorsing, or writing about a product or service and the manufacturer or service provider. This website participates in various affiliate programs in which we receive a commission whenever you purchase through a link on this site. These links can be in the form of text links located throughout the site, in blog posts, on pages, linked from images within a post or on a page, buttons, within the sidebar, and graphic ads such as banners. We are independently owned, and the views and opinions expressed on this website are purely the writer’s own. Any product claim, feature, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified.

Even though the owner(s) and contributors of our websites may have been provided compensation, we encourage posting only honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences based on our research and/or experience with the product or service.

AFFILIATE DISCLOSURE: This disclosure is provided so you as a consumer understands the relationship between a person reviewing, endorsing, or writing about a product or service and the product owner or service provider. This website participates in various affiliate programs in which the owner(s) may receive a commission when you click or purchase through a link on this site. These links can be in the form of text links located throughout the site, in blog posts, on pages, linked from images within a post or on a page, buttons, within the sidebar, and graphic ads such as banners. Even though the owner(s) of this website may have been provided compensation, we always try to post honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences based on our research and/or experience with the product or service. We are independently owned, and the views and opinions expressed on this website are purely the writer’s own. Any product claim, feature, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified.

We have made an effort to present information on products from companies that have proven to be established and reliable.  However we are not in a position to offer any guarantee or warranty on products and services you may purchase or use through affiliate links.

Privacy

We don’t capture any of your sensitive personal information. When you place an order, you do that through our partner websites and payment gateways such as PayPal – we do not have any access to your financial information.  

Never post your user ID and password on a public access page.

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Conclusion

Thank you for considering joining the SpicyPress Network and hope these terms of use guidelines make sense and you agree to help us create a positive and beneficial experience for all visitors.