Terms of Service
ournetworks.co.uk basic service is free and so is the Our Networks CMS.
We offer paid plans for businesses to allow them to advertise their products, services and job postings.
All businesses must adhere to the 10% rule. Any service or product advertised on Our Networks, must be 10% cheaper than normally charged.
We offer paid plans to customers, to allow them to access cheaper products and services, as well as being able to promote community events and groups.
Our Networks Acceptable Use Policy
ournetworks.co.uk is a network for small businesses and customers to come together. Businesses benefit from increased sales and customers benefit from reduced costs for services and products.
The following rules help everyone on ournetworks.co.uk have a safe and productive experience.
Be Nice, Be Respectful
Engage with Others in a Constructive Way. Assume that everyone on Our Networks is here to make the platform a great resource - the users come with diverse backgrounds, beliefs, and opinions. It is OK to disagree, but please be civil, respectful, and considerate to other members, this includes all members of the Our Networks Team.
No Hate Speech
Our Networks is a place for discussion around the Our Networks platform and Online Social Community development in general - Our Networks does not tolerate content that attacks or disparages an individual or group based on race, gender, religion, nationality, ethnicity, political group, sexual orientation or another similar characteristic. Any generalizations about these topics should be phrased as neutrally as possible.
No Harassment and Bullying
Abusive behaviour directed towards private individuals and organisations is not allowed. That includes Our Networks employees and the company in general. Repeated and unwanted contact constitutes a form of harassment.
Websites using Our Networks platform for the activities outlined below will be removed immediately Below activities are considered prohibited usage and will result in immediate account suspension or cancellation without a refund and the possibility that Our Networks will impose fees; and/or pursue civil remedies without providing advance notice.
Spam and Unsolicited Bulk Email: Our Networks has a zero tolerance policy on spam.
Access to Other Computers or Networks without Authorisation: Any act which interferes with the services of another user or network. Any act relating to the circumvention of security measures.
Activities Viewed as Illegal or Harmful: Fraudulent or otherwise illegal activities, including engaging in phishing or otherwise obtaining financial or other personal information in a misleading manner or for fraudulent or misleading purposes; promoting and supporting abusive, violent, harassing, malicious or harmful content
Any activity or content that is harmful to minors in any way.
Communities promoting hateful or discriminatory activity based on race, color, sex, religion, nationality, ethnic or national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation or age.
Pornography and Adult-content: Depictions or images of sexual acts or implied sexual activity; graphic photos or videos. This does NOT automatically include networks for heterosexual, gay, lesbian or transgender individuals; breast feeding networks or educational networks promoting safe sex, assuming that pornography and graphic media is not present.
Potentially Illegal Group Activity: Networks promoting illegal or harmful gatherings; denial-of-service attacks; service disruption activities; radical political or religious actions.
If you choose to use the Our Networks Market ("Market") the following terms and conditions apply in addition to the general Terms.
Our Networks Market is a Service provided by Our Networks that allows sellers ("Vendors") to post products and advertise services for sale to other users ("Customers").
Any disputes regarding arrangements between the Customers and Vendors of any type of products and services remain solely between Buyers and Sellers. We are not involved in any transactions between You and any other users of the ournetworks.co.uk web site. You acknowledge and agree that Our Networks will not be a party to any such dispute or be obligated to take any action or refrain from taking any action toward resolving any such dispute. If you have a dispute with any other users of the Site, you hereby release Our Networks from any and all claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, related to such a dispute.
You may terminate your Market listings at any time in your sole discretion. Our Networks may remove your Market listings at any time for any reason or no reason. Removal of listings does not release Vendors or Customers from any contractual responsibilities connected to their use of Our Networks Market.
Disclaimer of Warranties
Our Services are provided “as is.” Our Networks and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Neither Our Networks nor its suppliers and licensors, makes any warranty that our Services will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, our Services at your own discretion and risk.