Conditions of Use – Terms of Service (TOS)
You agree, by registering at and using this website, to abide by the following Terms of Service. Violations of these terms may result in an account receiving an official warning, or the account being suspended or permanently banned. Please remember that these terms are here to create a supportive environment for everyone. If you’re unsure about anything then please ask us. Your protection, privacy and safety are our primary concern. firstname.lastname@example.org
The GodsChatRoom.com (GCR) administration reserves the right to ban accounts and delete content at its discretion if the Terms of Service are violated by a user.
You agree to create and use only one active Member-Name. Creating a second Member-Name to avoid penalties such as a warning, suspension or ban will result in all accounts held by a User being banned.
Member-Names must not contain inappropriate, profane language. Your member-name is your responsibility, so please choose it carefully. A Member-Name might be edited at the discretion of the Administration if you feel that it compromises your privacy. Member-names must be original and not impersonate real or fictitious entities.
You agree that you will not submit any material that you know to be false, defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, threatening, or invasive of another Member’s privacy (including, but not limited to, the Content of Private Messages or private Chat conversations sent using the Site). The determination of the nature of Content will be made at the Administration’s discretion.
You agree not to post any material intended to incite or continue arguments (“flaming”), or knowingly disrupt the flow of a topic. This includes “cross-posting” (intentionally duplicating posts or topics between topic or threads) and “hijacking” a topic (interrupting another member’s topic with a new subject of your own).
You agree to show respect and consideration towards other Members. This includes but is not limited to political, religious or philosophical opinions.
You may not post Content that insults, degrades, or defames other Members or specific, named individuals.
The use of swearing, threatening behavior or otherwise abusing members in any content is prohibited. This includes any behavior that causes another Member to feel distressed or unwelcome.
You agree not to link to any material which itself violates these terms of service.
You agree not to post sexual content; or soliciting sexually explicit content from other Members is prohibited.
Surveys & Research:
The use of the Site for the purpose of conducting research for commercial gain is prohibited. The use of the Site for the purpose of conducting academic research is not permitted.
The Administration reserves the right to inform the authorities of personal details provided to the Site regarding inappropriate content which threatens another person or is otherwise in violation of U.S. law. Avatars and Signatures We strongly recommend you do not use a personal photograph as your avatar. The Site accepts no liability for the consequences of doing so. Avatars and photographs must not include any vulgar, sexually suggestive, profane, hateful, triggering or otherwise inappropriate content. The Administration reserves the right to remove Avatars without notice. Ownership & Rights: Although the user retains the copy rights to original content, the Site retains editing rights to any and all material hosted by the Site. This means that the Administration may edit, remove or otherwise modify material that resides on our server. Posts may be edited for a period of one hour to allow the user to make necessary corrections. Edits after that period will be made at the discretion of the Administration. You agree not to post any content that is not your own original material without reference to the source.
You shall not distribute on or through this Website any postings or presentations of data containing any advertising, promotion, solicitation for goods, services or funds or solicitation for others to become members of any enterprise or organization. You may not use GCR or any information found on our site to sell any product or solicit users for any other service including donations.
Please review GCR’s Code of Conduct. We ask all of our members to post in English as a courtesy to the majority of members using the site. Please do not include any personally identifying information in your Content, including but not limited to your full name, email address, phone number or street address. This is for the protection of all members. Please remember that every Member is a guest at the Site worthy of respect and consideration even if you do not agree with their opinion. This is a privately owned website and “freedom of speech” is supported for the benefit of users. The Site does however retain editing rights to all content hosted. The safety and well-being of members is paramount and content which infringes upon another member’s security or privacy is prohibited. Although links to external resources are permitted, the external content must not be in violation of the these terms of service. If You Encounter a Problem: Please do not post disputes on the public boards. These can become disruptive. Please use GCR’s reporting system to explain the problem or complaint that you have, with as much information as possible so that they can help you. Please remember to be polite and not to write when you might feel upset. Staff members are volunteers and deserve equal respect. Staff members are volunteers; please treat them with respect and according to these Terms of Service.