Terms and Conditions
“Website” (Drawing on the Word)
“Content” (all content on this Website including but not limited to images, words, information, documents, designs, graphics, photographs, video clips, sound clips).
“I”, “me” (Robert Sang)
“Terms” (Terms and Conditions)
“you” (any viewers, visitors, or users of this Website).
Conditions of Use
Please read the Terms below carefully. By using the Website and its Content, you signify that you are at least 18 years of age and that you agree to be bound by the Terms whether you have read them or not.
I reserve the right to amend or update the Terms at any time without prior notice. Please do not continue to use this Website if you do not agree to the Terms.
Ownership and Intellectual Property
- Unless otherwise stated, the Website and all of its Content is owned and copyrighted to me. Content is considered protected even if is not registered with the U.S. Copyright Office or any registering agency outside the U.S. and even if they do not carry the copyright symbol (©).
- Other royalty-free images used are from the following sources: Unsplash.com, Freelyphotos.com Pexels.com and Pixabay.com
By accessing the Website and its Content, you agree that you will NOT perform the following without my prior consent:
- Reproduce, store or transmit any part of the Website or its Content in any form or by any means (including but not limited to electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or scanning).
- Make use of any Content for commercial purposes, including selling or licensing any copyrighted work in print, video or electronic form.
- Alter, transform or build upon the Content.
- Re-post any of my posts in their entirety. Google has difficulty determining which website has published the original work and therefore penalises websites whenever duplicate Content is found.
Any unauthorised use of the Content constitutes a violation of the Terms. I reserve the right to prosecute for any unauthorised use.
If you wish to use the Content for any commercial use, you must obtain express written permission from me.
Requests for use of my Content should be made in writing using the email form below at the bottom of this page or by sending an email to email@example.com.
The following is permitted without my express written consent:
- Linking to the Website or any specific blog post, article or image on the site.
- Sharing posts on social media.
- Quoting in any form (written, visual, electronic or audio) up to and including 200 words.
However, the above is only permitted as long as you provide a link to the original page Content and credit me.
Notice of copyright must appear as follows: “© 2017 Robert Sang. All rights reserved. Originally published at www.drawingontheword.com.”
For any use of my content or images which is not covered above, please email me or use the contact form below.
The above permission guidelines do not apply to guest posts on my blog. All Content produced by guest bloggers remains the property of the original author. If you wish to re-post or reproduce their Content for commercial or non-commercial means, you must contact them directly.
You agree that your use of the Website and its Contents is intended only for lawful purposes. You agree that you will not act in any way that is illegal, fraudulent or inappropriate.
Any electronic communications are your sole responsibility. As a user, you may post comments, submit suggestions, ideas, questions or other information as long as the content is not illegal, inappropriate, obscene, pornographic, offensive, abusive, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable. You agree to not act fraudulently, unlawfully or otherwise inappropriately.
Additionally, you may post content provided it does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings or any form of “spam”.
I reserve the right to remove or edit any such content that falls into any of the above categories.
If you believe that any Content on the Website contains a defamatory statement or that your intellectual property rights are being infringed, please notify me via the contact form below.
Please see the Privacy and Data Protection (“Privacy”) page for how your information is stored and used on this website.
This Website occasionally uses affiliate links.
Drawing on the Word is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.co.uk or amazon.com.
To find out more about disclosures, click here.
Occasionally Content on this Website may contain links leading to third-party websites.
I assume no control nor responsibility over how such third-party websites are used. Nor shall I be held liable, directly or indirectly, for any actual or alleged damage or loss suffered arising out of or in connection with any goods or services provided or any content relied upon through any such third-party sites.
In addition to the above, I shall not be responsible or liable in any way for your use or misuse of the Content or any additional information or materials provided or accessible via this Website. Nor shall I be held responsible for any losses, damages or injuries you may suffer or allege to suffer directly or indirectly in connection with your reliance upon and use or misuse of this Website or its Contents.
At all times, you agree through your use and continued use of this Website to indemnify and hold as non-responsible both me and any related parties, from and against any and all claims related to this Website or its Content.
Questions and Contact
If you have any questions or requests for use of Content as specified above, please contact me using the form below.