Terms of Use

You...

(the customer)

  • choose what data is shared with third parties
  • keep full copyright to your content
  • can use pseudonyms or be anonymous
  • can cancel or change your subscription at any time
  • can request a refund within the first 14 days for unused accounts
  • can delete your account and your data
  • can recover a cancelled account by re-subscribing
  • may create more than one account by subscribing more than once

however, you...

  • must be human. We don't allow registration, login or use by bots or scripts
  • must have a valid, active, paid subscription plan
  • must enable cookies for this website
  • must also agree to the terms of access federations if accessing their services using Indiid
  • must not abuse any third-party services accessed using Indiid.net
  • may not be able to access data you've created on third-party services using an Indiid.net account if you close your Indiid.net account (it depends on the third-party service)
  • cannot recover a deleted account
  • accept that Indiid.net is not a fully functional service while it is still in Beta
  • should please contact us immediately if you spot a potential security or privacy problem
  • must not share your account with other people, or tell anyone your passwords
  • must keep your credentials safe and choose appropriately secure credentials
  • should use a modern, secure web browser
  • must be over 18 years old
  • may never be able to regain access to your account if you lose your recovery credentials
  • must not impersonate any real person, living or dead.
  • must not impersonate a representative of any business or organisation (sorry, no satire)
  • must not use the service to send spam or cause Denial of Service or other attacks.
  • must keep your contact details and payment details up-to-date
  • are responsible for any action you take using your Indiid account

We...

(Indiid.net/Digital Identity Ltd)

  • are a small startup charging a small fee for our service, so we cannot guarantee 100% security, uptime or compatibility
  • are in the UK & EU legal jurisdiction
  • are not liable for any costs resulting from using our service
  • provide the service as-is, without warranty
  • only provide technical support in English, via email or web forms.
  • will not send you spam or share your address with marketers
  • can add or remove features at any time
  • may temporarily close the service if a risk to users is discovered
  • are not responsible for the content or terms of sites accessed using Indiid.net
  • will give you two months notice before changing terms
  • will give you three months notice before changing existing subscription fees
  • are registered under the UK's Data Protection Act 1998
  • will respond to Data Protection Requests for free if made online using a PGP key or certificate
  • do not handle or store credit card information ourselves
  • do not host personal data outside the EU
  • (with the exception of credit card subscriptions)
  • do not show advertising or use tracker cookies
  • do not sell your data or mine it for information
  • do not store the contents of any messages sent using Indiid.net
  • will not grant refunds for active accounts, and will only ever refund the first month's subscription
  • will inform you about government data requests unless legally prohibited
  • will only respond to government data requests via UK court orders
  • will notify our users of security or privacy breaches
  • encrypt your passwords (using Bcrypt or an equivalent)
  • are not responsible for authentication via third-party authentication services
  • only send web pages over HTTPS (encrypted)
  • can cancel, restrict or suspend your account immediately if notified of abuse, without refund.
  • will not allow anyone else to use your username for two years after you cancel
  • will not pass your data to the purchasing company if Indiid.net is sold, without asking you first
  • do not plan to sell Indiid.net - we aim to build a sustainable long-term business
  • have a separate Cookies page that describes how we use cookies
  • have a separate Privacy Policy page that outlines our approach to user privacy
  • will not make twee videos advertising Indiid.net and won't use stock photos of improbable models.
  • thank you for reading this.

To keep our terms as open and accessible as possible we make working copies of them available on Github. We encourage others to fork them (they are Creative Commons licensed) and reuse them.

Do you have ideas about how we can improve our terms and policies? Please send us a pull request (a bit techie) or raise an issue on Github, or just send us an email.