Terms of Service
The term 'Dwindly.io' or 'Site' or 'Service' refers to the owner of the website. The term 'you' refers to the user or viewer of our website. The term 'Content' refers to the website you are using in conjunction with the Service. Please read these terms carefully before using the service offered by Dwindly.io. By accessing or using this Site and/or Service, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of these Terms Of Service.
1. General Rules for Publishers
By using Dwindly.io's service, you agree NOT to:
a. Share Dwindly.io URLs on traffic exchange websites or PTC websites.
b. Place shortened links on websites containing content that may be threatening, harassing, defamatory, obscene, contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or contain software which may cause damage to the viewer or the Dwindly.io's server.
c. Shorten urls which redirect to websites containing the above mentioned content.
d. Use the Dwindly.io for any illegal or unauthorised purpose including but not limited to copyright content, child pornography, images of minors, threatening, defaming, stalking, abuse, harassing or violating any person's or entity's legal rights.
e. Offer an incentive or beg a visitor to click on your shortened links.
f. Spam any website, forum or blog with Dwindly.io links.
g. Bring fake/automated traffic of any kind to your links. This will get your account terminated automatically by our system. Manipulation of our system to gain views is also not allowed. This includes iframes, redirects, bots, proxy traffic, jingling, etc.
h. Automatically redirect to your shortened url from a website. The viewer must click on the link him/herself.
i. Open your shortened urls using an iframe or popup/popunder.
j. Click on your own shortened urls to generate revenue.
k. Create 'redirect loops' with Dwindly.io URLs or similar services to generate revenue.
l. Bring traffic from Dwindly.io URLs or similar services. This may be considered as cheap traffic.
m. Transmit files that contain viruses, spyware, adware, trojans or other harmful code.
n. Interfere with other publishers which are using Dwindly.io's service.
o. Create multiple accounts. Only one account per person is allowed.
p. Abuse from the contact system such as sending messages regarding payments before due dates, threatening to change service and/or providing false or incomplete data.
2. Description of Service
Dwindly.io allows publishers to shorten any URL and earn income by sharing the shortened URLs on the internet. You also understand and agree that Dwindly.io includes advertisements and that these advertisements are necessary for Dwindly.io to provide the Service. You also understand and agree that the service may include certain communications from Dwindly.io, such as service announcements and administrative messages and that these communications are considered part of Dwindly.io membership. You understand and agree that the Service is provided "AS-IS" and that Dwindly.io assumes no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any user communications or personalization settings.
In consideration of your use of the Service, you represent that you are of legal age to form a a binding contract (are at least 18 years old) and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of applicable jurisdiction. You also agree to:
a. Provide true accurate, current and complete information about yourself,
b. Maintain and promptly update the Profile Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete and
c. Agree to create only one account per person.
If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or Dwindly.io has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is not correct, inaccurate, untrue, not current or incomplete, Dwindly.io has the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of part or full of the Service.
When creating an account, you will have to enter your personal email address and a password. It is up to you what password you use. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your account or password. You agree to immediately notify Dwindly.io of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security. Dwindly.io cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with the terms mentioned in this paragraph.
4. User Conduct
You understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials ("Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This means that you, and not Dwindly.io, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the Service. Dwindly.io does not control the Content posted via the Service and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content. You understand that by using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. Under no circumstances will Dwindly.io be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any Content, or for 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 Service.
You acknowledge, consent and agree that Dwindly.io may access, preserve, and disclose your account information and Content if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the TOS; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; (d) respond to your requests for customer service; or (e) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Dwindly.io, its users and the public.
You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your Content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.
5. Content through Shortened Links
You also understand that you, and not Dwindly.io, are entirely responsible for all the content that you make available via the Site's service. Dwindly.io does not control the content posted via the Service and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such content. You understand that by using the Site's service, you may be exposed to content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable but can be reported in the Report Abuse page and actions will be taken by Dwindly.io. Under no circumstances will Dwindly.io be liable in any way for any content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any content, or for 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 Site's service by a Publisher.
Payments from Dwindly.io are made through PayPal, Bitcoin or Ethereum with a minimum withdrawal amount of $5 (USD) for Paypal and Ethereum, while that of Bitcoin is of $15 (USD). The publisher's traffic is verified to confirm that the traffic is abiding the Terms of Service. Once approved, the payment will be sent to the publisher's Paypal account within 4 business days of payment request or within 6 business days for Bitcoin/Ethereum payments.
You agree to indemnify and hold Dwindly.io, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post, transmit or make available through the Service, your use of the Service, your connection to the Service, your violation of the TOS, or your violation of any rights of another.
You agree that Dwindly.io may, under certain circumstances and without prior notice, immediately terminate your Dwindly.io account and access to the Service. Cause for such termination shall include, but not be limited to:
a. breaches or violations of the TOS or other incorporated agreements or guidelines,
b. requests by law enforcement or other government agencies,
c. a request by you (self-initiated account deletions),
d. discontinuance or material modification to the Service (or any part thereof),
e. unexpected technical or security issues or problems, and
f. extended periods of inactivity.
Termination of your Dwindly.io account includes:
a. removal of access to the Service,
b. deletion of your password and all related information, files and content associated with or inside your account (or any part thereof), and
c. barring further use of the Service.
Further, you agree that all terminations for cause shall be made in Dwindly.io's sole discretion and that Dwindly.io shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your account, any associated email address, or access to the Service.
As a publisher, you have the right to request deletion of your publisher account and all of its data. This may be done by using Dwindly.io's contact form. Deletion of your account will prevent access and use to the Service.
Dwindly.io reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that Dwindly.io shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
10. Disclaimer of Warranties
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
A. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. Dwindly.io EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
B. Dwindly.io MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (i) THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (v) ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.
C. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
D. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM Dwindly.io OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TOS.
11. Limitation of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT Dwindly.io SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF Dwindly.io HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE.