Effective Date: 25/07/2023
Thank you for using LinkShortener.io. This Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) outlines the terms and conditions that govern the appropriate and acceptable use of the LinkShortener.io service (hereinafter referred to as "the service"). By using the service, you agree to comply with this AUP. Failure to adhere to these guidelines may result in the termination of your access to the service.
Prohibited Activities: Users of LinkShortener.io are strictly prohibited from engaging in the following activities:
a. Illegal Content: You must not use the service to shorten or distribute links that contain illegal, infringing, harmful, or offensive content. This includes but is not limited to content that violates applicable laws, copyrights, trademarks, or promotes violence, hate speech, or discrimination.
b. Spam and Unsolicited Communication: LinkShortener.io shall not be used to distribute spam or unsolicited communication, including bulk emails, phishing attempts, or any other form of unwanted solicitation.
c. Malicious Links: You must not use the service to create shortened links that lead to malware, viruses, or any other harmful software or content.
d. Phishing: Using LinkShortener.io to create links that deceive users into revealing sensitive information, such as login credentials or personal data, is strictly prohibited.
e. Child Exploitation: The service must not be used to shorten links that promote or facilitate child exploitation or abuse in any form.
f. Violation of Third-Party Policies: You must not use the service to create links that violate the acceptable use policies of third-party websites or services.
g. Automated Access: The use of bots, scripts, or any automated means to access or interact with the service is not permitted unless explicitly authorized by LinkShortener.io.
h. Impersonation: Users must not use the service to impersonate or misrepresent themselves as someone else.
Responsible Link Usage: a. Link Ownership: Users are solely responsible for the content of the links they shorten using the service. LinkShortener.io does not endorse or monitor the content of shortened links.
b. Link Sharing: Links shortened through LinkShortener.io may be shared with others, but users are responsible for ensuring that the links are shared in a manner that complies with this AUP and all applicable laws.
Reporting Violations: If you become aware of any violation of this AUP or suspect misuse of LinkShortener.io, please report it to [email address or contact details for reporting violations].
Consequences of Violation: In the event of a violation of this AUP, LinkShortener.io reserves the right to take appropriate action, including but not limited to:
Temporary or permanent suspension of access to the service. Removal of any offending links. Cooperation with legal authorities and providing necessary information for investigations. Policy Changes: LinkShortener.io may update this AUP from time to time to reflect changes in the service or legal requirements. Users will be notified of any significant changes to this policy.
By using LinkShortener.io, you agree to comply with this Acceptable Use Policy. Failure to abide by these guidelines may result in the termination of your access to the service. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this policy, please contact [contact details].
Date of Last Revision: 25/07/2023