Community Guidelines

Introduction

Freedocast is an exciting way to broadcast and share your events,experience instantly to the world. This immediacy encourages direct and unfiltered participation in a story as it’s unfolding. There are a few guidelines intended to keep Freedocast open and safe:

  • Do not post pornographic or overtly sexual content
  • Do not publish explicitly graphic content or media that is intended to incite violent, illegal or dangerous activities.
  • Respect one another. Do not abuse, harass or post others’ private, confidential information
  • Do not impersonate to mislead or deceive
  • Do not spam

Have fun, and be decent to one another. Freedocast reserves the right to allow sensitive content when it is artistic, educational, scientific or newsworthy. Please remember that Freedocast is not to be used for any unlawful purposes or in furtherance of illegal activities.

Graphic Content

Freedocast is intended to be open and safe. To maintain a healthy platform, explicit graphic content is not allowed.

Explicit graphic content includes, but is not limited to, depictions of child abuse, animal abuse, or bodily harm. Freedocast is not for content that is intended to incite violence, or includes a direct and specific threat of violence to others.

Freedocast reserves the right to allow sensitive content when it is artistic, educational, scientific or newsworthy.

Private Information

Please respect the privacy of others. Do not publish another person’s private or confidential information. Some examples of private information include:

  • Identity numbers like Social Security Numbers, any Govt. Issued identification, etc.
  • Credit card information
  • Addresses or locations that are considered and treated private
  • Non-public, personal phone numbers and emails
  • Intimate videos or photos taken or distributed without the subject's consent
  • Videos or images that are considered and treated as private under applicable laws

Keep in mind that although you may consider certain information to be private, not all postings of such information may be a violation of this policy. We may consider the context and nature of the information posted, local privacy laws, and other case-specific facts when determining if this policy has been violated.

Impersonation

Do not impersonate with the intent to mislead, confuse, or deceive others. Parody, commentary, or fan accounts should be clearly labeled. For example, in your account bio write, "This is a parody account" or use a descriptive username, e.g., "@NotMarkTwain".

Spam

Freedocast strives to protect its community from spam. Do not use Freedocast to spam anyone. User abuse and technical abuse are not tolerated, and may result in permanent account suspension.

Some examples of abuse and spam:

  • Malware / Phishing: publishing or linking to malicious content intended to damage or disrupt another user’s account or device, or to compromise a user’s privacy or login information.
  • Serial Accounts: creating serial accounts for disruptive or abusive purposes.
  • Selling Accounts: purchasing or selling Freedocast accounts.
  • Invitation Spam: repeatedly following and unfollowing people
  • Broadcast Spam:
  • Broadcasting for the sole purpose of directing users to an external site or service.
  • Posting deliberately misleading broadcast titles, especially with the intent to redirect the viewer to an external site or service.
  • Purchasing 'claps' or paying to have a broadcast 'shared' to increase the popularity of the content.
  • Using serial accounts to auto 'share' broadcasts to increase popularity.
  • Posting large numbers of unsolicited comments, especially in an attempt to advertise a service or link.
  • Using or promoting third-party sites or services that claim to get you more followers.