Terms of Service

These Terms of Service ("Terms") govern your access to and use of the services and Triberr.com' s websites (the "Services"), and any information, text, graphics, or other materials uploaded, downloaded or appearing on the Services (collectively referred to as "Content"). Your access to and use of the Services is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. By accessing or using the Services you agree to be bound by these Terms.

Basic Terms.

  • One person is not permitted to create multiple Triberr accounts.

  • To be a good tribesmen, your RSS feed and Twitter account must be the RSS feed and the Twitter account that got you admited into the tribe in the first place. Changing your RSS or Twitter after the fact must be approved by the chief. Changing RSS/Twitter parameters without chief's approval is grounds for banishment from the tribe and possibly from Triberr.

  • Do not associate someone else's RSS feed with your Triberr account. Whichever RSS feed you personally publish on is the RSS feed that must be affiliated with your Triberr account.
  • Your RSS feed must associated with a traditional blog RSS feed, and not a Twitter timeline, YouTube feed or any other non-blog xml feed.
  • Your blog must be the source of original content, not scraped content that links or redirects to other sites.
  • You are responsible for your use of the Services, for any content you post to the Services, and for any consequences thereof. The Content you submit, post, or display will be able to be viewed by other users of the Services and through third party services and websites. You should only provide Content that you are comfortable sharing with others under these Terms. You may use the Services only if you can form a binding contract with Triberr.com and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of the United States or other applicable jurisdiction. You may use the Services only in compliance with these Terms and all applicable local, state, national, and international laws, rules and regulations. The Services that Triberr.com provides are always evolving and the form and nature of the Services that Triberr.com provides may change from time to time without prior notice to you. In addition, Triberr.com may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Services (or any features within the Services) to you or to users generally and may not be able to provide you with prior notice. We also retain the right to create limits on use and storage at our sole discretion at any time without prior notice to you. The Services may include advertisements, which may be targeted to the Content or information on the Services, queries made through the Services, or other information. The types and extent of advertising by Triberr.com on the Services are subject to change. In consideration for Triberr.com granting you access to and use of the Services, you agree that Triberr.com and its third party providers and partners may place such advertising on the Services or in connection with the display of Content or information from the Services whether submitted by you or others.

    Privacy. Any information that you provide to Triberr.com is subject to our Privacy Policy, which governs our collection and use of your information. You understand that through your use of the Services you consent to the collection and use (as set forth in the Privacy Policy) of this information, including the transfer of this information to the United States and/or other countries for storage, processing and use by Triberr.com. As part of providing you the Services, we may need to provide you with certain communications, such as service announcements and administrative messages. These communications are considered part of the Services and your Triberr.com account, which you may not be able to opt-out from receiving. You can opt-out of most communications from Triberr.com including our newsletter, new follower emails, etc. Please see the Notices tab of Settings for more.

    Content on the Services All Content, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person who originated such Content. We may not monitor or control the Content posted via the Services and, we cannot take responsibility for such Content. Any use or reliance on any Content or materials posted via the Services or obtained by you through the Services is at your own risk. We do not endorse, support, represent or guarantee the completeness, truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any Content or communications posted via the Services or endorse any opinions expressed via the Services. You understand that by using the Services, you may be exposed to Content that might be offensive, harmful, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate, or in some cases, postings that have been mislabeled or are otherwise deceptive. Under no circumstances will Triberr.com be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Services or broadcast elsewhere.

    Content Guidelines.

  • Any content that doesn't meet our content guidelines will be blocked. The following guidelines are meant to act as rules, and are not all inclusive. Triberr.com retains the right to block any content for any reason.

    Examples of Prohibited Content

    - A blog post that could fit into a tweet
    - A short copy/paste excerpt that links to the original post
    - A blog post promoting a suspect product, service, or cause.
    - A blog post promoting hate speech
  • Your Rights You retain your rights to any Content you submit, post or display on or through the Services. By submitting, posting or displaying Content on or through the Services, you grant us a worldwide, non- exclusive, royalty-free license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, reproduce, process, adapt, modify, publish, transmit, display and distribute such Content in any and all media or distribution methods (now known or later developed). This license is you authorizing us to make your content available to the rest of the world and to let others do the same. But what's yours is yours - you own your content. You agree that this license includes the right for Triberr.com to make such Content available to other companies, organizations or individuals who partner with Triberr.com for the syndication, broadcast, distribution or publication of such Content on other media and services, subject to our terms and conditions for such Content use. Triberr.com has an evolving set of rules for how API developers can interact with your content. These rules exist to enable an open ecosystem with your rights in mind. Such additional uses by Triberr.com, or other companies, organizations or individuals who partner with Triberr.com, may be made with no compensation paid to you with respect to the Content that you submit, post, transmit or otherwise make available through the Services. We may modify or adapt your Content in order to transmit, display or distribute it over computer networks and in various media and/or make changes to your Content as are necessary to conform and adapt that Content to any requirements or limitations of any networks, devices, services or media. You are responsible for your use of the Services, for any Content you provide, and for any consequences thereof, including the use of your Content by other users and our third party partners. You understand that your Content may be rebroadcasted by our partners and if you do not have the right to submit Content for such use, it may subject you to liability. Triberr.com will not be responsible or liable for any use of your Content by Triberr.com in accordance with these Terms. You represent and warrant that you have all the rights, power and authority necessary to grant the rights granted herein to any Content that you submit. Triberr.com gives you a personal, worldwide, royalty-free, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to use the software that is provided to you by Triberr.com as part of the Services. This license is for the sole purpose of enabling you to use and enjoy the benefit of the Services as provided by Triberr.com, in the manner permitted by these Terms.

    Triberr Inc. Rights All right, title, and interest in and to the Services (excluding Content provided by users) are and will remain the exclusive property of Triberr.com and its licensors. The Services are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of both the United States and foreign countries. Nothing in the Terms gives you a right to use the Triberr.com name or any of the Triberr.com trademarks, logos, domain names, and other distinctive brand features. Any feedback, comments, or suggestions you may provide regarding Triberr.com, or the Services is entirely voluntary and we will be free to use such feedback, comments or suggestions as we see fit and without any obligation to you. Restrictions on Content and Use of the Services We reserve the right at all times (but will not have an obligation) to remove or refuse to distribute any Content on the Services and to terminate users or reclaim usernames. Please review the Triberr.com Rules (which are part of these Terms) to better understand what is prohibited on the Service. We also reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as we reasonably believe is necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, (ii) enforce the Terms, including investigation of potential violations hereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect the rights, property or safety of Triberr.com, its users and the public. Triberr.com does not disclose personally identifying information to third parties except in accordance with our Privacy Policy. Except as permitted through the Services (or these Terms), you have to use the Triberr.com API if you want to reproduce, modify, create derivative works, distribute, sell, transfer, publicly display, publicly perform, transmit, or otherwise use the Content or Services. We encourage and permit broad re-use of Content. You may not do any of the following while accessing or using the Services: (i) access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of the Services, Triberr.com' s computer systems, or the technical delivery systems of Triberr.com' s providers; (ii) probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any system or network or breach or circumvent any security or authentication measures; (iii) access or search or attempt to access or search the Services by any means (automated or otherwise) other than through our currently available, published interfaces that are provided by Triberr.com (and only pursuant to those terms and conditions), unless you have been specifically allowed to do so in a separate agreement with Triberr.com (NOTE: crawling the Services is permissible if done in accordance with the provisions of the robots.txt file, however, scraping the Services without the prior consent of Triberr.com is expressly prohibited); (iv) forge any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or posting, or in any way use the Services to send altered, deceptive or false source-identifying information; or (v) interfere with, or disrupt, (or attempt to do so), the access of any user, host or network, including, without limitation, sending a virus, overloading, flooding, spamming, mail-bombing the Services, or by scripting the creation of Content in such a manner as to interfere with or create an undue burden on the Services.

    Copyright Policy. Triberr.com respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects users of the Services to do the same. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable law and are properly provided to us. If you believe that your Content has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide us with the following information: (i) a physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on their behalf; (ii) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed; (iii) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material; (iv) your contact information, including your address, telephone number, and an email address; (v) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (vi) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner. We reserve the right to remove Content alleged to be infringing without prior notice and at our sole discretion. In appropriate circumstances, Triberr.com will also terminate a user's account if the user is determined to be a repeat infringer. Our designated copyright agent for notice of alleged copyright infringement appearing on the Services is: Triberr

    The Services are Available "AS-IS". Your access to and use of the Services or any Content is at your own risk. You understand and agree that the Services is provided to you on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis. Without limiting the foregoing, TRIBERR.COM AND ITS PARTNERS DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON- INFRINGEMENT. We make no warranty and disclaim all responsibility and liability for the completeness, accuracy, availability, timeliness, security or reliability of the Services or any content thereon. Triberr.com will not be responsible or liable for any harm to your computer system, loss of data, or other harm that results from your access to or use of the Services, or any Content. You also agree that Triberr.com has no responsibility or liability for the deletion of, or the failure to store or to transmit, any Content and other communications maintained by the Services. We make no warranty that the Services will meet your requirements or be available on an uninterrupted, secure, or error-free basis. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained from Triberr.com or through the Services, will create any warranty not expressly made herein.


    Exclusions. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the limitations above may not apply to you. Waiver and Severability The failure of Triberr.com to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be deemed a waiver of such right or provision. In the event that any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in full force and effect.

    Controlling Law and Jurisdiction. These Terms and any action related thereto will be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to or application of its conflict of law provisions or your state or country of residence. All claims, legal proceedings or litigation arising in connection with the Services will be brought solely in San Francisco County, California, and you consent to the jurisdiction of and venue in such courts and waive any objection as to inconvenient forum. If you are accepting these Terms on behalf of a United States federal government entity that is legally unable to accept the controlling law, jurisdiction or venue clauses above, then those clauses do not apply to you but instead these Terms and any action related thereto will be will be governed by the laws of the United States of America (without reference to conflict of laws) and, in the absence of federal law and to the extent permitted under federal law, the laws of the State of California (excluding choice of law).

    Information Collected Upon Registration

    If you desire to have access to the Triberr Application, you are required to become a registered user, and to submit certain personally identifiable information to Triberr. This happens in a number of instances, such as when you sign up for the Service, or if you desire to receive marketing materials and information. Personally identifiable information that we may collect in such instances may include your IP address, full user name, password, email address, city, time zone, and other information that you decide to provide us with.

    Use of Contact Information

    In addition, we may use your contact information to market to you, and provide you with information about, our products and services, including but not limited to our Service. If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive such information or communications from us, please un-follow us, or follow the unsubscribe instructions provided in any of the communications.

    Triberr Subscription Policy

    The terms below outline Triberr’s subscription policy for both Paypal and Stripe. You can reference whether your account is processed via Paypal or Stripe in your account settings located in the Prime Membership Tab. The membership tab will provide the following information:

  • Membership Type
  • Membership Status
  • Payment Source

  • Subscriptions Made Via Stripe

    The following subscription policy pertains to Members with Stripe listed as a Payment Source:

  • The account information provided will automatically be charged on the same date as the original transaction date on each corresponding month or year based on your selected subscription.
  • Gifted or complimentary accounts will remain gifted so long as you do not cancel or upgrade your account. Upgrades to a gifted account will result in a billable subscription.
  • Triberr may terminate the subscription after three failed attempts to collect a subscription. At which point you will immediately be downgraded to a free member.
  • Upon upgrading or downgrading your subscription level will immediately change to the new subscription plan.
  • If you upgrade or downgrade your subscription during an active subscription term your subscription will be prorated based on the membership level, the number of service days used, and the new membership level you select. An invoice of the proration and estimated new monthly balance can be provided upon request. Please allow for 7 business days after processing your upgrade or downgrade to ensure all pending transactions have cleared and the monthly estimation is accurate.
  • Triberr may increase subscription fees for a subsequent subscription period at any time and for any reason, provided, however, that Triberr provides notice at least thirty (30) calendar days prior to the expiration of the subscription.
  • You can cancel your subscription from your account profile page, located within Prime membership. The only valid method for canceling your subscription is via the cancellation link provided in your “settings” page. Requests to cancel by e-mail or phone are not considered, and do not accomplish, cancellation.
  • Once you cancel your membership subscription, you will lose access immediately. Your membership will continue through the end of your current charge cycle. For example: If your credit card is charged on the 10th of the month and you cancel on April 25th, your account will not be downgraded until the May 10th.
  • Subscription fees are non-refundable.
  • If you Leave Triberr during a paid subscription term we will terminate your subscription at the end of the term.
  • Right of access granted under these Terms is effective upon payment of the subscription fees.

  • Subscriptions Via Paypal

    As of April 8, 2017 all subscriptions will be processed by Stripe as a Payment Gateway. However, Legacy Members who maintain a subscription via Paypal will retain their current subscription.

  • Should you decide to upgrade or downgrade at any future time you must cancel your subscription manually via Paypal before subscribing to a Stripe Plan. Instructions to cancel your Triberr Paypal subscription are located at http://help.triberr.com/how-do-i-cancel-prime-or-prime-lite-membership/
  • Because of the way Triberr and PayPal communicate, your Prime or Prime Lite services will stop as soon as you cancel your subscription. So even if you are part way through a month, canceling your subscription will immediately cancel any Prime or Prime Lite benefits on Triberr. The best time to cancel is at the end of a billing cycle.
  • If you are upgrading or downgrading during a service term new subscriptions will not be prorated. As mentioned above, the best time to make changes to your subscription is at the end of a billing cycle.
  • Gifted or complimentary accounts will remain gifted so long as you do not cancel or upgrade your account. Upgrades to a gifted account will result in a billable subscription. Subscription fees are non-refundable.
  • If you Leave Triberr during a paid subscription term we will terminate your subscription at the end of the term.

  • Promoted Posts Via Paypal or Stripe

  • Promoted Posts are non-refundable
  • Should you decide to cancel the promoted post during the promotional period the amount will not be refunded
  • If you Leave Triberr during a promotional term we will terminate your promotion as you are closing your account. Pls. note, the best time to cancel a promotion is when it has completed.
  • Promoted posts do not indicate a promise of shares or clicks

  • Entire Agreement

    These Terms, the Triberr.com Rules and our Privacy Policy are the entire and exclusive agreement between Triberr.com and you regarding the Services (excluding any services for which you have a separate agreement with Triberr.com that is explicitly in addition or in place of these Terms), and these Terms supersede and replace any prior agreements between Triberr.com and you regarding the Services. We may revise these Terms from time to time, the most current version will always be at Triberr.com/tos. If the revision, in our sole discretion, is material we will notify you via an @Triberr update or e-mail to the email associated with your account. By continuing to access or use the Services after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms. Thoughts or questions about these Terms? Please, let us know.