Welcome to SocialPorte
SocialPorte builds technologies and services that enable people to connect with each other, build communities and grow businesses. These terms govern your use of SocialPorte, it's features and other services ("our products") we offer, except where we expressly state that separate terms and not these apply. This product/service is provided to you by SOCIALPORTE
We don't sell your personal data to outsiders and we don't share information that directly identifies you (such as your name or other contact information) with others unless you give us specific permission.
Our Data Policy explains how we collect and use your personal data to provide some of the services described below. You can also go to your settings at any time to review the privacy choices you have about how we use your data.
1. The Service We Provide
Our platform gives people the power to connect with each other and build community. To help advance this, we provide the following products and services :
A personalized experience for you
The experience you have on SocialPorte is quite different from everyone else's: from the posts, I stories, events and other content you see in NewsFeed to the pages you follow and other features you might use such as Trending News, Video contest, Football Predictions contest and Photo contest.
Connects you with people you care about
We help you find and connect with people, groups, businesses, organizations and others that matter to you across our products that you use. We believe our services are much more useful when people connect to people organisations they care about.
Empowers you to express yourself and communicate about what matters to you.
On SocialPorte, there are various ways you can express yourself and communicate with family, friends and others about what matters to you. For example, you can share pictures videos and upload your story across our product. You can also engage in our periodic photo and video content as well as the football predictions contest.
Helps you discover content, products and services that may interest you
We'll show you offers and other sponsored content that helps you discover content, products and services that are offered by businesses and organizations that make use of SocialPorte.
Combat harmful conduct and protect our Community
People would be willing to build a community on SocialPorte if they feel safe. We are dedicated to protecting our community, where we dictate misuse of our products or harmful conduct to others, we take action such as removing the content, offering help, disabling an account or removing or restricting certain features.
Research ways to make our services better
We engage in research to develop, test and improve our product. This we do by analyzing the data we have about our users and by conducting surveys and testing new features.
2.Your obligations to SocialPorte and our community.
We provide some services to you for using our platform, in exchange, there are some obligations you'll need to fulfil.
Who can use SocialPorte
Our community would be safer and better when people stand up to their actions and opinions. Hence, you must :
Not share your password or give access to your SocialPorte account to others
Create only one account and use your timeline for personal purposes
Provide accurate information about yourself.
You can't use SocialPorte if you :
Are less than 18 years old (or the minimum age in your country to use our products)
We've previously disabled your account for violations of our Terms or Policies.
What you can share and do on SocialPorte
We want to give people a platform where they can freely express themselves and share content and views that are important to them. This would however not be at the expense of the well-being of others or the integrity of our community. You, therefore, agree not to engage in the conduct described below :
You'll not use our Products to do or share anything that is unlawful, misleading, discriminatory or fraudulent that violates the terms and other policies that apply to your use of SocialPorte that infringes it violates someone else's rights including intellectual property.
b. You may not upload viruses or do anything that could disable, overburden or impair the proper working and appearance of our products.
c. You may access data from our products using automated means.
We can remove or restrict access to your content that is in violation of these provisions. To help support our community, we encourage you to report content or conduct that you believe violates your rights (including intellectual property rights) or our terms and policies.
The permissions you give us
We need certain permissions from you to promote our services:
Permission to use the content you create and share
Some content that you share or uploads, such as photos or videos, may be protected by intellectual property law. You own the intellectual property rights (things like copyright or trademarks) in any such content that you create and share on SocialPorte and the other products you use. Nothing in these terms takes away the rights you have to your own content. You are free to share your content with anyone else, wherever you want.
Specifically, when you share, post or upload content that is covered by intellectual property rights, you grant us a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, and worldwide license to host, use, distribute, modify, run, copy, publicly perform or display, translate, and create derivative works of your content (consistent with your privacy and application settings).
This license ends when your content is deleted from our systems. Content can be deleted individually or all at once by deleting your account. When you delete content, it's no longer visible to other users.
Permission to use your name, profile picture, and information about your actions with ads and sponsored content.
You give us permission to use your name and profile picture and information about actions you have taken on SocialPorte next to or in connection to ads and other sponsored content we display across our Product, without any compensation to you.
Permission to update software you use or download.
If you download or use our software, you give us permission to download and install updates to the software where available.
Limits on using our intellectual property.
If you use content covered by intellectual property rights that we have and make available in our Products, we retain all rights to that content ( but not yours). You can only use our copyright or trademark with our prior written permission. Our written permission must be obtained to modify, create derivative works of, decompile or otherwise attempt to extract source code from us.
3. Additional Terms
Updating our Terms
In order to make our products better for you and our community, we strive to constantly improve our product and services and develop new features. So we may need to update our terms from time to time to accurately reflect our services and practices.
Changes will only be made where provisions are no longer appropriate or if they are incomplete and only if the changes are reasonable and take due account of your interests.
We will notify you (via mail or through our product) at least 30 days before the changes are made to these Terms and give you an opportunity to review them before they go into effect. Once any updated terms are in effect, you will be bound by them if you continue to use our Products.
We hope you'll continue to use our products but if you do not agree to our updated terms and hi longer want to be part of the SocialPorte community, you can delete your account at any time.
b. Account suspension or termination
SocialPorte is a place where we want people to feel safe and welcome to express themselves and share their ideas and thoughts /opinions. If we garner that you have clearly and seriously breached our Terms or Policies, we may suspend or permanently disable access to the account. We may also suspend or disable your account if you repeatedly infringe other people's intellectual property rights or where we are required to do so for legal reasons.
c. Limits on Liability
We try to provide the best products we can to clearly specify guidelines for everyone who uses them. Our products are provided &as is&and we make no guarantee that they will always be safe, secure or error-free, or that they will function without disruptions, delay or imperfections. We also disclaim ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. We do not control or direct what people and others do and say and we are not responsible for their actions or conduct or any content they share.
We cannot predict when issues might arise with our products and so under no circumstance will we be liable to you for any lost profit, revenue, information about data or other incidental damages arising out of or related to these Terms or the SocialPorte Product.
We try to provide clear rules in order to limit and hopefully avoid disputes between you and us. If a dispute does arise, it is useful to know up front where it can be resolved and what laws will apply. You agree that any claim you have against us will be resolved exclusively in the courts of Nigeria.
These terms make up the entire agreement between you and SocialPorte regarding your use of our Product.
Some of the products we offer are governed by supplemental terms. If you use any of those products, supplemental terms will be made available and will become part of agreement with you. For instance, if you participate in our Video, Photo or Football Prediction Contest, you must comply with the terms.
If any portion of these terms is found to be unenforceable, the remaining portion will remain in full force and effect.
You will not transfer any of your rights and obligations under these terms to anyone else without our consent.
These Terms do not confer any third party beneficiary rights. All of our rights and obligations under these Terms are freely assignable by us in connection with a merger, acquisition, or sale of assets, or by operation of law or otherwise.
We always appreciate your feedback and other suggestions about ourproducts and services
We reserve all rights not expressly granted to you.