Community Standards

COMMUNITY STANDARDS
Our mission is to provide a website social environment where people of all beliefs, ideas, thoughts and backgrounds can come together, meet and socialize in a positive and rewarded way.

800 Social is designed to be a site where certain behavior is not allowed. We outline these below, and in our Terms of Service and under our Member Guidelines pages. Due to the nature of Social Media, we may sometimes allow posts that violate the "letter" of our various policies. We do this as the post may be newsworthy, or may be important in our opinion as the site owners to leave up.

YOUR CONDUCT:
1. You agree that you are expected to respect other members ideas. Maybe not agree with them, however when engaging in any debate, reply or response. You will not attack or insult others.
2. You are made aware, and by opening an account on this site 800social.com you will adhere to all of the various policies and terms and rules listed on this site. You also agree you will adhere to these community guidelines.
3. You will not harass, threaten, embarrass, or cause distress, unwanted attention or discomfort upon another user of this site.
4. You will not use your page you create, or any group or business page to promote hate speech or attacks on any specific race, religion, or sexual orientation.

BULLYING AND THREATENING:
We do not tolerate the bullying, threatening or harassing behavior of any member. We allow you to speak freely on matters and people of public interest, but may remove content that appears to purposefully target private individuals with the intention of degrading or shaming them.

We allow open and free discussion and criticism of those who are in the public eye. However direct threats of those individuals based on the content could be removed and the member posting such content could be warned, and or up to having their account terminated.

CRIMINAL ACTIVITY:
We do not allow criminal activity to facilitated using our site, this included activities that are against people, animals or property.

We do not tolerate nor allow any organization, group or person to promote terrorism, acts of terrorism, recruiting of individuals for terrorism on this site. We will work with law enforcement when we believe there is a genuine risk of physical harm or direct threats to public safety.

SEXUAL EXPLOITATION:
We remove and take action against any account, page, group or member who posts sexually exploitative materials against minors, women, men or animals. To protect victims and survivors, we also remove photographs or videos depicting incidents of sexual violence and images shared in revenge or without permissions from the people in the images.

Our definition of sexual exploitation includes solicitation of sexual material, any sexual type content involving minors, animals, women, men or threats to share intimate images, and offers of sexual services. Where appropriate, we refer this content to law enforcement. Offers of sexual services include prostitution, escort services, sexual massages, and filmed sexual activity.

MARKETPLACE:
You agree that there are certain items not allowed to be sold, traded and or transferred in many way using our market place or website. The entire list of the items is on our Marketplace page in the footer. You agree that before placing anything on the 800 Social Marketplace, you will read and adhere to the Marketplace Policy.

ENCOURAGING POSITIVE BEHAVIOR:
800 Social is a place where we encourage positive content, behavior and actions. We know the world is a diverse place, and this diversity allows for a broad range of ideas, attitudes and beliefs. We want members to know that they can display those ideas, thoughts and beliefs in a safe environment.

We believe that these ideas, opinions and beliefs can lead to important conversations about us, our world and our beliefs. However we also think that this can be done in a positive, constructive manner.

Content that is designed to cause problems, to ridicule or shame others is not allowed.

HATE SPEECH:
800 Social can remove posts, imagery and or other content that directly attacks people based on their:
1. Race.
2. Color.
3. Religious Ideals.
4. Disability.
5. Sexual Orientation. (see Gender Stance below)

However such discussion containing elements of the above can promote debate and greater understanding. Sometimes people share content containing someone else's hate speech for the purpose of raising awareness or educating others about that hate speech. When this is the case, we ask that you in a constructive manner ensure you are using such images or words as part of your point. As always, we urge people to be conscious and respectful of their audience when sharing this type of content.

GENDER STANCE:
800 Social understands that everyone is different, and have different thoughts, feelings and ideas. This also includes ideas of gender. We respect all individuals no matter what gender they are, relate to, or feel compelled to believe themselves as. We ask all members to also respect everyone else, and understand that everyone is different, and everyone has their own thoughts, feelings and ideas.

PAGES OF DECEASED MEMBERS:
Sometimes a member who has content on this site may pass away. This may result in family members asking for copies of that deceased members content. When a family member provides us sufficient proof of a member passing away, we may at our discretion, based on the specific unique situation provide the family the imagery and or other information from that account.

Other content such as private messages, posts, likes, shares and similar data will not be provided. We also will at our sole discretion lock the account from all posting, responses, etc and memorialize that account.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS:
You own all content you post, unless such content is Trademarked or Copyrighted by another. 800 Social does not trade, market, share or sell any member content or data. We do not sell you to advertisers. You may through the settings on your page restrict how certain content is displayed. we provide this as a way to allow you to control how your content is viewed and shared.

Date of last revision July 17, 2018