Community Guidelines

Last update: October 2nd, 2014

At Smarterer, we are looking to develop a community ethos based on honesty and professionalism. As a result, as a condition to using the site, all users must agree to the applicable User Agreement and to strictly observe the following:

Here are the things you must do:
  • Review and comply with our Consumer User Agreement or Enterprise User Agreement, whichever applies to you;
  • Comply with all applicable laws and regulatory requirements, which include, without limitation, those relating to privacy, intellectual property, export control laws and taxes;
  • Provide complete accurate information to us and provide timely updates;
  • Review and comply with notices sent by Smarterer concerning the Services; and
  • Always act in a professional manner when using the Service.
Here are the things that you cannot do:
  • Post inappropriate, inaccurate, or objectionable content or otherwise cheat or act deceptively, dishonestly or unprofessionally by engaging in unprofessional behavior;
  • Except as permitted in this Agreement or as expressly authorized by Smarterer, duplicate, license, sublicense, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, display, sell, rebrand, or otherwise transfer information found on Smarterer;
  • Reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, decipher or otherwise attempt to derive the source code for any underlying intellectual property used to provide the Services, or any part thereof;
  • Create more than one user profile per individual (except that individuals may create one consumer-level account as well as one enterprise-level account)
  • Create a user profile for anyone other than a natural person;
  • Use information, content or any data you view on and/or obtain from Smarterer to provide any service that is competitive, in Smarterer's sole discretion, with Smarterer;
  • Imply or state, directly or indirectly, that you are affiliated with or endorsed by Smarterer unless you have entered into a written agreement with Smarterer;
  • Adapt, modify or create derivative works based on Smarterer or technology underlying the Services, or other Users' content, in whole or part, except as permitted under Smarterer's developer program;
  • Rent, lease, loan, trade, sell/re-sell access to Smarterer or any information therein, or the equivalent, in whole or part;
  • Use manual or automated software, devices, scripts robots, other means or processes to access, "scrape," "crawl" or "spider" any web pages or other services contained in the site;
  • Use bots or other automated methods to add or download contacts, send or redirect messages or other permitted activities other than through Smarterer-sanctioned tools such as its application programming interfaces or its own services or integrations with other, partner services;
  • Access, via automated or manual means or processes, Smarterer for purposes of monitoring its availability, performance or functionality or for any competitive purpose;
  • Engage in "framing," "mirroring," or otherwise simulating the appearance or function of Smarterer's website;
  • Attempt to or actually access Smarterer by any means other than through the interfaces provided by Smarterer;
  • Attempt to or actually override any security component included in or underlying Smarterer;
  • Engage in any action that directly or indirectly interferes with the proper working of or places an unreasonable load on our infrastructure, including but not limited to unsolicited communications to other Users or Smarterer personnel, attempts to gain unauthorized access, or transmission or activation of computer viruses;
  • Remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices contained in or on Smarterer, including those of both Smarterer and any of its licensors;
  • Use Smarterer to harass, abuse or harm another person, including sending unwelcomed communications;
  • Collect, use or transfer any personally identifiable information obtained from Smarterer except as expressly permitted in this Agreement or as the owner of such information may expressly permit;
  • Share personally identifiable information of non-Users without their express consent;
  • Interfere with or disrupt Smarterer, including but not limited to any servers or networks connected to Smarterer;
  • Use or attempt to use another's account without authorization from Smarterer, or create a false identity on Smarterer;
  • Infringe or use Smarterer's brand, logos and/or trademarks, including, without limitation, using the word "Smarterer" in any business name, email, or URL or including Smarterer's trademarks and logos except as expressly permitted by Smarterer;
  • Upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available or initiate any content that:
    • Includes inaccurate information, falsely states, impersonates or otherwise misrepresents your identity, including but not limited to the use of a pseudonym, or misrepresents your positions, qualifications, or your affiliations;
    • Is unlawful, libelous, abusive, obscene, discriminatory or otherwise objectionable;
    • Infringes upon patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights or other proprietary rights;
    • Contains software viruses, worms, or any other computer code, files or programs that interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment of Smarterer or any User of Smarterer; and/or
    • Forges headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in any transmissions through the Services