This web page represents a legal document that serves as our Terms of Service and it governs the legal terms of our website, pinnest.com, sub-domains, and any associated web-based and mobile applications (collectively, “Website”), as owned and operated by pinnest.
By using our Website, you agree to fully comply with and be bound by our Legal Terms. Please review them carefully. If you do not accept our Legal Terms, do not access and use our Website. If you have already accessed our Website and do not accept our Legal Terms, you should immediately discontinue use of our Website.
pinnest allows you to post content, including photos, comments, and other materials. Anything that you post or otherwise make available on our Products is referred to as “User Content.” You retain all rights in, and are solely responsible for, the User Content you post to pinnest.
More simply put:
If you post your content on pinnest, it still belongs to you but we can show it to people and others can re-pin it.
How pinnest and other users can use your content
You grant pinnest and its users a non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable, sublicensable, worldwide license to use, store, display, reproduce, re-pin, modify, create derivative works, perform, and distribute your User Content on pinnest solely for the purposes of operating, developing, providing, and using the pinnest Products. Nothing in these Terms shall restrict other legal rights pinnest 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.
How long we keep your content
Following termination or deactivation of your account, or if you remove any User Content from pinnest, we may retain your User Content for a commercially reasonable period of time for backup, archival, or audit purposes. Furthermore, pinnest and its users may retain and continue to use, store, display, reproduce, re-pin, modify, create derivative works, perform, and distribute any of your User Content that other users have stored or shared through pinnest.
Third-Party Links, Sites, and Services
Our Products may contain links to third-party websites, advertisers, services, special offers, or other events or activities that are not owned or controlled by pinnest. We do not endorse or assume any responsibility for any such third-party sites, information, materials, products, or services. If you access any third party website, service, or content from pinnest, you do so at your own risk and you agree that pinnest will have no liability arising from your use of or access to any third-party website, service, or content.
pinnest may terminate or suspend this license at any time, with or without cause or notice to you.
The terms “us” or “we” or “our” refers to pinnest, the owner of the Website.
A “Visitor” is someone who merely browses our Website, but has not registered as Member.
A “Member” is an individual that has registered with us to use our Service.
Our “Service” represents the collective functionality and features as offered through our Website to our Members.
A “User” is a collective identifier that refers to either a Visitor or a Member.
All text, information, graphics, audio, video, and data offered through our Website are collectively known as our “Content”.
Our Website may contain our service marks or trademarks as well as those of our affiliates or other companies, in the form of words, graphics, and logos. Your use of our Website does not constitute any right or license for you to use such service marks/trademarks, without the prior written permission of the corresponding service mark/trademark owner. Our Website is also protected under international copyright laws. The copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any portion of our Website is strictly prohibited. Your use of our Website does not grant you ownership rights of any kind in our Website.
Links to Other Websites
Our Website may contain links to third party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you. By linking to these websites, we do not create or have an affiliation with, or sponsor such third party websites. The inclusion of links within our Website does not constitute any endorsement, guarantee, warranty, or recommendation of such third party websites. pinnest has no control over the legal documents and privacy practices of third party websites; as such, you access any such third party websites at your own risk.