Terms of use

Thank you for using Meme-Generator.org!

Meme-generator.org is a platform for publishing user-generated content. That content represents personal views of users and does not reflect our opinion.

When you read words “this webiste”, “us”, “our” or “we”, it means meme-generator.org. The words “you” or “your” means you, the visitor to our website. The "Terms" means this document and all related documents.

By accessing and using this website, you accept and agree to be bound by the terms and provision of this agreement. In addition, when using this websites particular services, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services, which may be posted and modified from time to time. All such guidelines or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the Terms.

ANY PARTICIPATION IN THIS SITE WILL CONSTITUTE ACCEPTANCE OF THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ABIDE BY THE ABOVE, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS SITE.

USING MEME-GENERATOR.ORG

Who can use meme-generator.org

You may use our website only in compliance with these Terms and all applicable laws.Any use or access by anyone under the age of 13 is prohibited.

Registration

Registration with meme-generator.org is free and optional, meme-generator.org can be used without registering. When you create your meme-generator.org account, you must provide us with accurate and complete information.

Meme-generator.org also allows registering via a social network like Facebook, Google+, or Twitter. In those cases, you are redirected to the respective service for authentication. We do not learn about your access details.

Our license to you

Subject to these Terms and our policies we grant you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, and revocable license to use any meme image from meme-generator.org for personal use only. Any rights not expressly granted in these terms are reserved.

YOUR CONTENT

Posting content

Meme-generator.org allows you to post content, including meme images ("memes"), comments and other materials. Anything that you post or otherwise make available on our website is referred to as "User Content." You retain all rights in, and are solely responsible for the User Content you post to meme-generator.org.

Simply put:

If you post your content on meme-generator.org, it still belongs to you but we can show it to people and others can use and modify it.

User Content must not contain:
  • discrimination, defamation, or insult
  • vicious criticism, injurious falsehood, or slander
  • content that violates rights of third parties, in especial their copyright, related rights, property rights or right of personality
  • depiction of others in possibly personality hurting situations
  • links to websites with illegal content
  • unauthorized advertising or spam
  • content that could be harmful to other users, such as malware-infected content
Creating and posting meme images

Only your memes that you wish to be seen publicly (you can publish/unpublish meme in the menu “My Memes”, after you login) will be published for everyone to see - on this website home page.

You guarantee that for creating memes you will use only images for which you own legal rights or use images which are approved for public use and modifications (try to be original, use your personal images, images from public domain, images flagged with the "free for reuse and modification images"; please see page How to create a meme).

When create a meme try to be creative in a good way, don’t be abusive, mean,... do not create memes with an inappropriate content (violence, porn, drugs,...), which are not in accordance with this Terms. Such memes will be immediately removed from this website content and the user, which creates such a content, may be banned and his memes deleted, without prior notification.

If you don’t want that other meme-generator.org users use your meme as a part of their memes, during the meme creation uncheck checkbox "Publish" or after creating meme, immediately unpublish it in the menu "My Memes" and it will not be publicly visible and therefore not available for modification by other users.

Posting comments

Please, use these guidelines when posting comments:

  • Please be responsible, polite and friendly.
  • Humour is a must, but without sarcasm.
  • Sometimes add a question at the end to keep the conversation going.
  • Don't post spam or ads.
  • We read comments and reserve the right to edit or delete comments that do not meet our standards.
  • We ban egregious users. It's not something we like, but when necessary, we will ban users who do not abide by these guidelines.
How meme-generator.org and other users can use your content

You grant meme-generator.org and its users a non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable, sublicensable, worldwide license to use, store, display, reproduce, repost, modify, create derivative works, perform, and distribute your User Content on meme-generator.org solely for the purposes of operating this website, developing, providing, and using this website services. Nothing in these Terms shall restrict other legal rights meme-generator.org may have to User Content, for example under other licenses. We reserve the right to remove or modify User Content for any reason, including User Content that we believe violates these Terms or our policies.

Simply put:

Copies of content shared with others (“remix meme”) may remain even after you delete the content from your account.

How long we keep your content

Following termination or deactivation of your account, or if you remove any User Content from meme-generator.org, we may retain your User Content for a reasonable period of time for backup, archival, or audit purposes. Furthermore, meme-generator.org and its users may retain and continue to use, store, display, reproduce, repost, modify, create derivative works, perform, and distribute any of your User Content that other users have stored or shared through meme-generator.org.

LINKS DISCLAIMER

This website may contain links to other websites ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites are not under our control and we are not responsible for the contents of a Linked Site. We are not responsible for any form of transmission received from any Linked Site. Links are provided to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply our endorsement of the website, or any association with its operators.

NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE

As a condition of your use of this website, you warrant that you will not use this website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms of use. You may not use this website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair this website or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of this website. You agree not to hack into areas of this website that are not intentionally made available by us.

DISCLAIMER

You specifically acknowledge and agree that your use of this website and services found on this website are at your own risk. Anything available via this website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information on and available via the website.

We make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of anything contained on this website, for any purpose, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, anything contained on this website is provided "as is" without warranty or condition of any kind.

Meme-generator.org is not accountable for content submitted by users, or any damage caused by bugs or interruptions of service. We do not guarantee availability of the service. Meme-generator.org is not accountable for damage caused by erroneous content, loss or deletion of data, computer viruses or other damage that could occur to users.

You acknowledge and agree that no information or advice provided by us constitutes medical, legal or financial advice or advice of any other regulated industry or creates a warranty of any kind with respect to this website and you acknowledge that you should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation.

This disclaimer applies to the fullest extent permitted by law, and shall survive any termination or expiration of this agreement or your use of this website or the services found on this website.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

We will not be liable to you or any other person or entity for any damages whatsoever arising as a result of your use of this website in any way. In addition, where warranties are implied by law, you acknowledge and agree that the total aggregate liability to us is limited to the total amount paid by you for the particular services that are the subject of the cause of action, even if those services were provided to you without cost.

We will not be held liable or responsible for the site content created by users (User Content). User Content is the solely responsibility of the website user who created it. User Content copyright breaches and defamatory comments are the responsibility of the website user who created/posted such a content. A systematic, exhaustive audit of all content is technically and personnel-wise not possible.

You understand that when using this website, you will be exposed to content provided by third parties not under meme-generator.org control from a variety of sources ("Third-Party Submissions"), and that meme-generator.org is not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, utility, safety, or the protection of intellectual property rights of or relating to such Third-Party Submissions. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to Third-Party Submissions that are inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against meme-generator.org and his owner, and agree to indemnify and hold meme-generator.org and his owner harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your use of our website.

This limitation of liability applies to the fullest extent permitted by law, and shall survive any termination or expiration of this agreement or your use of this website or the services found on this website.

VALIDITY

If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

Unless otherwise specified in these terms of use, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and meme-generator.org with respect to this website.

COPYRIGHT POLICY AND TRADEMARKS

For information about our copyright policy and additional terms regarding user submited/generated content (User Content), please read our Copyright page.

We reserve the right at any time to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which our services are offered, including but not limited to these Terms. We will post such changes online. We recommend that you periodically review the Terms on our website to stay informed of any updates.

Please visit our Privacy Policy page to find out how your information is handled.

Last Updated: September 2015