terms & conditions
Last Updated on Jan 1, 2021
Terms and Conditions of Use for RP Digital Design Studio, LLC DBA “Raven Ponder”
NOTICE: These Terms and Conditions of Use are legally binding. It is Your responsibility to read these Terms and Conditions of Use carefully prior to purchase, use, or access of any of Our products, including online courses.
This website is owned and operated RP Digital Design Studio, LLC, a Georgia company. Throughout the site, the terms “we”, “us” and “our” refer to www.ravenponder.co. We offer this website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.
You must be at least sixteen years of age to use Our website. Use of this website is at Your own risk. We host Our site on a reputable platform and take reasonable efforts to maintain and host the site. However, We make no explicit representations or warranties as to the safety of Your individual use of the website. The Terms and Conditions contained on this page are subject to change at any time. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.
SECTION 1 - GENERAL CONDITIONS
We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the service is provided, without express written permission by us.
1A. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY NOTICE
All design layouts, images, text, designs, graphics, trademarks, and service marks are owned by and property of RP Digital Design Studio, LLC; and associated social media accounts are owned by RP Digital Design Studio. Use of content in all digital and print forms is prohibited without written permission. Photographers and other individuals featured on this site are given full credit for their work.
Do not duplicate, copy or replicate any blog content here without properly crediting, including a direct link back to the source. Feel free to share content but give clear credit back to Us. If you are sharing a post, you may use Our original photography with a link back to Our website or social media. The post copy should be your own words, or Ours in quotes and with a link back to the original post.
However any design work created by RP Digital Design Studio used in Portfolio, Work, blog graphics or design elements for clients or business MAY NOT BE duplicated, copied or replicated at any point for any reason. It is a violation of federal law to use any of Our intellectual property in whole or in part, and modification of any materials contained on this site is illegal and may be prosecuted to the fullest extent permissible should We choose to do so, including asking for financial penalties (damages) and/or an injunction forcing You to stop using Our intellectual property immediately.
Download and/or print any graphics for individual use that are provided as downloads or guides. This includes free downloads and purchased.
You may NOT:
Use Our intellectual property in any way, which includes republishing any text, image, design, or other property on another website, or posting a quote or image from Our site to any third-party website including social media unless written permission is given;
Reproduce and alter any part or whole of the website, graphics, text, materials for distribution as your own work;
Claim ownership over any use of our intellectual property which includes (but is not limited to): copyrights such as website templates, worksheets, workbooks, videos and more; trademarks such as names, logos, taglines; or trade dress including the look and feel of the materials
Re-sell or trade your access to any of the purchases provided unless you are a Contractor for a Client and received approval in writing to do so
SECTION 2 - WEBSITE TERMS
By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state, province or country of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state, province or country of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
2A. ASSUMPTION OF RISK
By accessing Our Offering and/or related materials, whether paid or unpaid, You assume all the risk of Your access and any subsequent actions You choose to take as a result of the influence, information, or educational materials provided to You.
SECTION 3 - PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES
3A. TEMPLATE POLICY
By purchasing a template, you agree that:
Each template purchase may be used for one website (eg: 1 Squarespace Template purchase = 1 Website)
You may not resell templates or the design; or claim the design as your own.
You may not share the template, graphics, files or any design elements provided in your purchase with anyone else.
You understand that the template install will take between 24-48 hours (Monday - Thursday), but please contact us if you are still waiting on an install.
Once the template is installed into your account, it is your responsibility. If you make any accidental changes, we will not reverse them. However you may hire us to work on your site at a higher cost.
Photography provided is for demonstration purposes only and copyrighted to the original creator. You must replace these photographs with your own. We hold no liability for any image licensing / copyright issues that may occur through your unlawful use of the supplied images.
The term "Squarespace" is a trademark of Squarespace, Inc. This website and it’s products are not affiliated with Squarespace, Inc.
3B. MODIFICATIONS TO THE SERVICE AND PRICES
Prices for our products are subject to change without notice.
We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof) without notice at any time.
We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
3C. REFUND POLICY
Due to the digital nature of our products, we do not issue refunds of any kind. Please be sure to thoroughly review product demos, website requirements, and programs required prior to purchasing. If assistance is needed, please contact us to resolve your issue.
RP Digital Design Studio does not keep payment information on file and partners with Stripe to simplify billing for customers. Through Stripe you are able to confirm subscription changes or payment methods.
3E. SUPPORT POLICY
We respond to support requests from Monday to Thursday, and aim to respond to all questions within 1-2 business days. Proof of purchase may be requested to locate your order.
Because our products are not affiliated with Squarespace, we do not help with general Squarespace related questions, template modifications, coding modifications or any problems that might arise from them, or any problems you are having with software. It is best to contact Squarespace support directly.
SECTION 4 - THIRD PARTY LINKS/ADS
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
4A. AFFILIATE LINKS.
We are a member of various affiliate marketing programs. Some links on this website may contain affiliate links. This means if you click on the link and purchase an item, We may receive a small percentage of your purchase, at no additional to you. Posts containing affiliate links will be marked as such throughout content.
Please note that not every link is an affiliate link. We only link to products and services We have tried and/or fully believe will be of valuable use to Our readers. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made on this website. All advertising is in the form of advertisements generated by a third party ad network. Those advertisements will be identified as paid advertisements.
SECTION 5 - USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS
If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for emails) or without a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, 'comments'), you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any comments; or (3) to respond to any comments.
We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms of Service.
SECTION 6 - PERSONAL INFORMATION
SECTION 7 - DISCLOSURE
We love collaborating with brands to create meaningful and inspiring content for Our readers. That being said, We do not accept collaborations, sponsorships or partnerships that do no align with Our values.
In accordance with the FTC Influencer guidelines, any and all sponsored content will always be fully disclosed before the post content. This includes gifted merchandise and/or monetary compensation. Sponsored content on social media will be marked with both #ad and/or #sponsored.
GIFTED ITEMS. While gifts are always appreciated they do not guarantee a blog post or feature. We may receive complimentary gift vouchers and samples of products and services in exchange for Our honest review and/or mention in a blog post or in other formats. These will always be noted in the in the first few paragraphs. All opinions regarding the samples are 100% Our own and are not influenced by the brand or company.
SECTION 8 - DISCLAIMERS
Our website and related materials are provided for educational and informational use only. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Our website and company for any direct or indirect loss or conduct incurred as a result of Your use of Our website and any related communications, including as a result of any consequences incurred from technological failures such as a payment processor error(s) or system failure(s).
While We may reference certain results, outcomes or situations on this website, You understand and acknowledge that We make no guarantee as to the accuracy of third-party statements contained herein or the likelihood of success for You as a result of these statements or any other statements anywhere on this website. If You have medical, legal, or financial questions, You should consult a medical professional, lawyer, or CPA and/or CFP respectively. We expressly disclaim any and all responsibility for any actions or omissions You choose to make as a result of using this website, related materials, products, courses, or the materials contained herein.
This website is updated on a regular basis and while We try to make accurate statements in a timely and effective manner, We cannot guarantee that all materials and related media contained herein are entirely accurate, complete, or up to date. You expressly acknowledge and understand that any information or knowledge You gain as a result of using this website is used at Your own risk. If You should see any errors or omissions and would like to let Us know, please email Us at firstname.lastname@example.org
8A. THIRD PARTY DISCLAIMER
You acknowledge and agree that We are not liable for any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any other participant or user, including You.
8B. WARRANTIES DISCLAIMER
WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES AS TO OUR PROGRAMS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, OR PROGRAM MATERIALS. YOU AGREE THAT PROGRAMS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, OR PROGRAM MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE PROGRAMS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, OR PROGRAM MATERIALS WILL BE FUNCTIONAL, UNINTERRUPTED, CORRECT, COMPLETE, APPROPRIATE, OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT ANY PART OF THE WEBSITE, OR CONTENT ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. WE DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF OUR PROGRAM, PRODUCT, OR SERVICES MATERIALS, OR ON THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.
INDEMNIFICATION, LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, AND RELEASE OF CLAIMS
SECTION 9 - TERMINATION
If at any time We feel You have violated these Terms and Conditions, then We shall immediately terminate Your use of Our website and any related communications as We deem appropriate. It is within Our sole discretion to allow any user’s access of Our website, and We may revoke this access at any time without notice, and if necessary, block Your IP address from further visits to Our site(s).
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