RainyDais Terms of Service & Privacy Policy


Effective At: February 27th, 2023. Last Updated: February 27th, 2023.
Thanks to Frank Wright for Terms of Service & Privacy Policy updates.

Terms of Service

Visit Enforcement for more information on the consequences of breaking Terms of Service.

Policy Section Policy Description
Third Parties Third parties include embedded content, this means that any Spotify or YouTube embedded content doesn't apply to the RainyDais Terms of Service and users will be held to the foreign Terms of Service & Privacy Policy instead.
Third Parties can be turned off in settings.
Spotify Terms of Service
Spotify User Guidelines
Spotify Privacy Policy
YouTube Terms of Service
YouTube User Guidelines
YouTube Privacy Policy
Stripe Terms of Service
Stripe Privacy Policy.
Allowed Content RainyDais will not allow content that discriminates against other users or groups of users. This includes sexism, transphobia, homophobia, racism, antisemitism, and any other type of discrimination defined by the United States EEOC (Equal Employment Opportunity Commision). Any content that can be considered a credible threat toward any person or group will not be allowed and will be sent to authorities. Content that is uploaded to damage RainyDais, whether that damage is directly to the site or to its reputation, is not permitted. This includes text walls, NSFW content, XSS attacks, SQL injections, etc
NSFW Content NSFW (Not Safe For Work) is content that is generally unsafe to open at work. This content could be sexual references, threats of terrorism, blood and gore and/or pornography. This type of content can be in the form of text, video or image. Posting NSFW content is a bannable offense. Links to NSFW websites will count as NSFW text.
Free Speech RainyDais is a free speech platform but will not guarantee that consequences don't come from free speech. We guarantee free speech not protection from actions that follow free speech. Violating our Terms of Service and getting your account or content banned is not a nullification of your free speech.
RainyDais Accounts RainyDais accounts are not guaranteed. We reserve the right to terminate your account at any time, for any reason. RainyDais will not provide you with a specific username if it has been taken already. Any username, email, password, bio, etc. designed with intent to harm RainyDais as a service will be punished and is categorized as forbidden content. If your RainyDais account is banned you are allowed one appeal request per year. Additional requests will result in one warning if there have been no separate major offenses other than the original ban, then elevation to an extreme offense. Account verification can be given and revoked by RainyDais administrators at any point. Children under the age of 13 are not allowed to be in possession of a RainyDais account and will be banned promptly. This can be appealed for automatic account reinstatement upon turning 13.
GDPR Data collected on this website are potentially sent to the United States, do not expect information to stay within your region.
Additional Rights:
- Right of Access
- Right to be Forgotten
- Right to Withdraw Consent
- Right of Rectification
To access these rights please email a RainyDais administrator or representative, or at or at support@rainydais.com with your username, kgsensei analytics ID, IP address, and city/location. Upon exercising your right to be forgotten, ALL of your data will be deleted from our databases, with exception to information that has been requested for ongoing criminal investigations. If your information has been used in any criminal investigation (including resolved investigations), you will need to obtain a signed document from the agency(ies) involved in the investigation for us to delete that data.
User Generated/Uploaded Content You are solely responsible for the content that you post, upload, or otherwise make available on our platform. Users who post said content are held accountable for any impact or consequences their content has. This content can include embedded content, text walls, external links, etc. By posting, uploading, or otherwise making content available on our platform, you grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, fully-paid, and perpetual license to use, reproduce, distribute, modify, adapt, create derivative works of, and publicly display your content for the purpose of providing the services. You consent, by using RainyDais, that any content uploaded or made available to RainyDais may be used in training or testing Artificial Intelligence with or without your knowledge.
Hacking Attempts Hacking attempts will be pursued with legal action against the attacker. Reverse-Engineering, Decompiling, Disassembling, or Modifying RainyDais code all count as hacking attempts, as well as Copying or Reproducing features associated with RainyDais on foreign websites for malicious purposes.
Acceptance of Terms As a RainyDais user you agree to this document as soon as you use our application/platform. This includes visiting the home page for the first time. RainyDais reserves the right to update these Terms of Service & Privacy Policy at any time without warning. When new changes are made to this document you will automatically agree by using our services.
Right to Change RainyDais reserves the right to change this document, the TOS, at any time with or without notice. The most current version of the Terms of Service, Privacy Policy, and Punishments/Enforcement will always be visible at https://rainydais.com/terms. Returning/account holding users will have agreed to new changes as they are uploaded or created.
Proprietary Rights RainyDais and all associated assets are Copyright © of kgsensei, dkellem & The RainyDais Team 2024. Associated assets are, but are not limited to, icons, script files and stylesheets. Asset theft will be pursued with legal action by RainyDais. Copying/Reusing assets from RainyDais without explicit permission is considered copyright infringement. Legal action can and will be taken against you for doing this.
Service Abuse Abusing RainyDais as a service or abusing the email system within RainyDais will result in account termination as well as legal action. Tampering with the functionality of RainyDais will be considered as an act against the RainyDais community and will be pursued as a hacking attempt. Collected information on attackers will be provided to law enforcement in user investigations.
Local/Global Law Enforcement RainyDais is required to provide local and global law enforcement with information regarding users if there is an active investigation into said user. As a RainyDais user you must always abide by your local laws.
Disclaimer of Warranties Our services are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, regarding the use or the results of our services in terms of their accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.
Limitation of Liability In no event shall we be liable for any damages whatsoever, whether direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or inability to use our services or any content posted, uploaded, or otherwise made available on our platform, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Payments & Subscriptions RainyDais is not required to provide refunds under any circumstance. RainyDais has authority to modify or cancel any user's subscription at any time, for any reason. RainyDais is not guaranteed to provide all features associated with any payment or subscription option/product. We are not responsible for purchases made by your account. It is the users responsibility to cancel a subscription that they no longer want.

Privacy Policy

Collection Point Use & Disclosure
IP Address RainyDais will collect and log IP addresses temporarily as part of our website security logs and kgsensei analytics. IPs logged on the website are saved for 30 days before automatic deletion. IPs logged on kgsensei analytics are saved for 14 days before automatic deletion. IPs are collected to find users who are hacking or attempting damage to services and will never be shared with any external party with exception to law enforcement.
User ID The RainyDais internal analytics service, kgsensei analytics, will generate a unique user ID for all website users and log web traffic with this ID. We cannot find users by their ID and it is never shared with any external party. We collect this so we can determine if a user is a first time visitor or returning visitor.
Page Title, URL & Site Name RainyDais will collect page information for the on-site requests you make. This includes the page title, page url and the website name. This information is collected to measure user engagement across different kgsensei websites. This information will never be shared with any external party.
Browser Language We collect your browser language to determine how many foreign users try to visit kgsensei websites. If enough users from a specific region or language are visiting we try to optimize the experience for these users.
Operating System/Device We collect the operating system or device type that you are using to determine the rate of desktop users versus mobile users visiting websites. Using this information we can optimize websites for the most common device type. This improves user experience.
Website Access Logs Using website access logs, RainyDais administrators can see all the requests to RainyDais. This can be used to track down malicious users and stop them. It can also be analyzed to figure out where users are having trouble with the services provided.

Developer Guidelines

Policy Section Policy Description
Bots Requests Bots may not make more than 5 requests to the server in a minute. Bots must be tied to an active account with a legitimate email, username, and at least one post by a human being.
Content Manipulation/Spoofing Interactions Any bots used to censor free speech and/or modify like/dislike/comment counts by substantial amounts are prohibited.
RainyDais APIs Requests to the RainyDais API/Data control API must be kept under 5 requests/minute. This includes the RainyDais OAuth API and other RainyDais Authentication APIs.
Decrypting, Decompiling, and Reverse Engineering Decrypting data, decompiling code, and reverse engineering anything on RainyDais is considered a hacking attempt, please see the Hacking Attempt section in the general user Terms of Service.

Enforcement

Offense Level Consequence
Minor Offenses These include report abuse (when implemented), bug abuse (not while hacking or messing with the site), extreme purposeful mistagging, and variable offenses. Results in the post being deleted and a warning being sent out. Repeat offenses run on a three strike system. You get two warnings then it is counted as a major offense.
Major Offenses Can include violations of copyright, NSFW username, appeal spamming, and variable offenses. Results in account ban with one appeal annually, even if your first appeal went through and you got banned again. Upon three major offenses, you will be elevated to extreme offenses. For violations at major and above, you void the right to have your IP forgotten afforded to you by the Terms of Service, for a period of 2 years and one day. If this period of time has not elapsed before your next violation, whether major or minor, you will have another period of 2 years and one day added to your time.
Extreme Offenses Includes hacking, credible threats, and circumventing a ban. Results in account deletion and IP ban. No appeals or reconsideration. For extreme violation, you also permanently lose any right to having your ip address deleted.
Variable NSFW content, offensive behavior, violation of developer guidelines. To be considered on a case by case basis. Can fall under minor or major offenses, but never extreme.
Disclaimer You are responsible for your own account. Anything posted by your account will be treated as if it were posted by you. If your account gets hacked it is your responsibility to report it within 3 days of getting banned, if you were not banned, at your earliest convenience.

Term Definitions

Term Definition
We In the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy the term 'we' will represent RainyDais and/or associated organizations or individuals.
kgsensei kgsensei is the online alias for one of the original creators of RainyDais and an individual with multiple programming projects.
kgsensei analytics kgsensei analytics is an analytics service that was custom created by kgsensei for RainyDais as well as a few other projects and websites. It is used to measure user engagement and website performance. All personal information is automatically deleted from this service after 1 month, while general data (overall access amounts, ads watched, average time spent on website, etc.) will be stored outside of kgsensei analytics for later use.
Spotify Spotify is an online music sharing and streaming application. You can embed Spotify content into posts on RainyDais.
YouTube YouTube is an online video sharing and streaming application. You can embed YouTube content into posts on RainyDais.
(Post) Interactions A Post Interaction is defined as any user interaction with a post that changes data. This includes Likes, Dislikes, and Comments.
Content Content is defined as anything posted, commented, or otherwise publicly visible.

Thank you for using RainyDais!

Feel free to contact us at support@rainydais.com if you have any concerns, questions, or have spotted errors in the Terms of Service.