Mediavine Website Terms of Service
On the Website, you can obtain information about Mediavine’s ad management services, apply to join the Mediavine publisher network, log in to the Mediavine dashboard if you are a current publisher, learn about and purchase a ticket to a Mediavine event, contact Mediavine to request information and read the Mediavine blog (the “Services”). Certain Services may be subject to separate terms and conditions.
We have made every effort to ensure that all information on the Website has been tested for accuracy. We make no guarantees regarding the results that you will see from using the information provided on the Website.
The Website disclaims liability for incidental or consequential damages and assumes no responsibility or liability for any loss or damage suffered by any person as a result of use of the information provided on the Website. The Website assumes or undertakes no liability for any loss or damage suffered as a result of the use of any information found on the Website.
The Website was developed strictly for informational purposes. You understand and agree that you are fully responsible for your use of the information provided on the Website. Mediavine makes no representations, warranties or guarantees. You understand that results may vary from person to person. Mediavine assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions that may appear in the Website.
Only current Mediavine publishers are permitted to access the log in area for the Mediavine dashboard. Publishers are not permitted to share their log in information and unauthorized users are expressly prohibited from accessing or attempting to access the dashboard.
Mediavine makes no warranties regarding confidentiality for information submitted to the Website. If you choose to comment on the Website, on a social media account linked to the Website, or via the contact form on the Website, your confidentiality cannot be maintained. There is no expectation of confidentiality, even if you state, please keep this confidential.
USE OF THE WEBSITE
Unless otherwise stated, Mediavine owns the intellectual property and rights to all content and material on the Website. Subject to the license below, all intellectual property rights are reserved.
The following uses are not permitted:
- Republication of content from the Website, unless content is specifically and expressly made available for republication;
- Sale, rental or sub-license of any content from the Website;
- Reproduction or duplication of any content on the Website for commercial purposes;
- Modification of any content on this website, unless content is specifically and expressly made available for modification;
- Redistribution of content of the Website, unless content is specifically and expressly made available for redistribution. Users are permitted to share content on social media channels, as long as a link to the Website is included.
From time to time, the Website will utilize various plugins or widgets to allow sharing of content via social media channels, email or other methods. Use of these plugins or widgets does not constitute any waiver of Mediavine’s intellectual property rights. Such use is a limited license to republish the content on the approved social media channels, with full credit to Mediavine.
You must not use the Website in a way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Website or impair the availability of access to the Website. You must not decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise reduce the Website, except to the extent that such activity is expressly permitted by applicable law. You must not use the Website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material that consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit and/or other harmful code or malicious software.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities, including, but not limited to scraping, data mining, data extraction or data harvesting on or in relation to the Website without Mediavine’s express written permission.
You must not use the Website to transmit or send any unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not use the Website for any third-party marketing without Mediavine’s express written permission.
Unless otherwise noted, the design, content and all components of the Website are copyrights owned by Mediavine or third parties and are protected by United States and international copyright laws and should not be reused or republished without express written permission.
Mediavine’s trademarks and trade dress, may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not Mediavine’s, in any manner likely to cause confusion among consumers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits the Website or Mediavine, Inc. Mediavine and the Mediavine logo, Mediavine Create and the Mediavine Create logo, Grow and the Grow logo, Trellis and the Trellis logo (the “Marks”) are all registered trademarks of Mediavine, Inc. and may not be used by any third party without express written consent. The absence of a name, trademark or logo in this paragraph is not a waiver of Mediavine’s intellectual property rights. The Marks are the property of Mediavine and nothing contained on the Website shall be construed as granting any license or right to use the Marks without the express written consent of Mediavine. Any unauthorized use is prohibited.
From time to time, the Website will legally utilize trademarks owned by third parties related to Mediavine’s services. These trademarks are the respective property of their owners.
GRANT OF RIGHTS
You grant Mediavine a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute any content you contribute to the Website. This includes, but is not limited to, text, images, audio material, comments, video material and audio-visual material. This license extends to all known and future media. You also grant Mediavine the right to sub-license these rights and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
CONTENT CONTRIBUTED TO THE WEBSITE
Any content you contribute to the site, including, but not limited to text, images, audio material, comments, video material and audio-visual material, must not be illegal or unlawful, may not infringe on any third-party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or Mediavine or a third party.
Mediavine reserves the right to edit or remove: (i) any material submitted to the Website; (ii) stored on Mediavine’s servers; or, (iii) hosted or published on the Website. Mediavine takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.
Please see Mediavine’s copyright policy through this link.
If you send Mediavine an email, register to use the Website or provide your email to Mediavine in any other way, you consent to receive communications from Mediavine electronically. You agree that all legal notices provided via electronic means from Mediavine satisfy any requirement for written notice.
Prior to engaging in any events or commercial transactions with any third parties discovered through or linked on the Website, you must complete any necessary investigation or due diligence. If there is a dispute for any events or commercial transactions with a third party discovered through or linked on the Website, you expressly hold Mediavine harmless from any and all liability in any dispute.
The Website are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any representations or warranties, expressed or implied. Mediavine makes no representations or warranties in relation to the Website or the information and materials provided therein. Mediavine disclaims any and all implied warranties, including without limitation, warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability and non-infringement. Mediavine makes no representation or warranty with respect to any third-party information, goods or services, whether received or accessed via any links provided by or in connection with the Services or otherwise.
Mediavine makes no warranty the Website will meet your requirements; will be available uninterrupted; timely and free of viruses or bugs; will be secure; will be free of defects, delays, inaccuracies or errors, will not meet your requirments; or represents the full functionality, accuracy, and reliability of the Website. Mediavine is not responsible to you for the loss of any content or material uploaded or transmitted through the Website. The Website is written in English and makes no warranty regarding translation or interpretation of content in any language.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
MEDIAVINE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR SPECIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, HOWEVER CAUSED, INCLUDING LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, DATA OR USE, INCURRED BY YOU, WHETHER UNDER THEORY OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), WARRANTY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF THE OTHER PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
STATE LAW RIGHTS
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. AS SUCH, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS. UNLESS LIMITED OR MODIFIED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS APPLY.
Mediavine will not have any liability if Mediavine’s performance of its obligations is delayed by the occurrence of: (a) fires, floods, earthquakes, elements of nature, acts of God, acts of war, terrorism, riots, civil disorders, rebellions or revolutions, sabotage, embargo, government action or order, blackouts, epidemic or quarantine, strikes/labor difficulties, or any other similar cause; or (b) any event or circumstance within the control of, or caused by information provided by you or any third party.
Last updated: February 10, 2010