Welcome! By using the SummitPost ("SummitPost", "SP", "us", "our" or "we") website, you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (the "Terms of Service") when on summitpost.org website and various related services (together, the "Site").
Information We Receive When you use the Site or register to create an account with the Site and become a Member, you provide us with, or grant us access to, or permission to obtain, personal information that may be used to identify or contact you (“Personal Information”), such as your email address, personal name, phone number, pictures of you, mailing address and your billing information (for example, credit card number and billing address). In addition, we may receive other information that you provide to us, such as information that we receive through your use of SummitPost, such as your profile details, comments, postings or other content you provide. You realize that your use of SummitPost may result in the sharing of information that is instantly known to anyone.
Content that you share when you use SummitPost may have metadata (data that may not be obvious to you but consists of information about your content). If you do not want us to store metadata, please remove the metadata before uploading the content.
How We Use Information We Receive SummitPost may use information we receive: (i) for the purposes for which you specifically provided the information, (ii) to contact you or to provide customer service about our products and services, (iii) to enhance existing features or develop new features, products and services, (iv) to provide advertisers and other third parties with aggregate (non-personally identifiable) information about our user base and usage patterns, and (v) to allow us to target advertising to our users using specifications provided to us by third-party advertisers.
SummitPost Members. When you register an account with us as a Member, we will display some of your personal information in your profile page and elsewhere on the Site. For example, users of SummitPost will see your profile picture, name, your Member status, images you upload, pages you create, your lists and most anything you post on the Site. Providing your personal information is voluntary and should correlate with the degree of interaction you want to have with others.
By providing SummitPost your email address, you agree to our using your email address to send any notices required by law or other notices relating to SummitPost's policies in lieu of postal mail. In addition, we may use your email address to send you notices about important changes to SummitPost, new services or special offers. You may opt out of receiving these types of emails by unsubscribing or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website or use our apps. These companies may use information about your visits to this and other web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies for interest based advertising, please visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/. We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website or use our apps. These companies may use information about your visits to this and other web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies for interest based advertising, please visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/.
Processing is based on § 15 (3) TMG and Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO from the legitimate interest in the above-mentioned purposes.
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The SP website consists of "objects" (eg Mountains, Albums, Articles,Lists) contributed by members. Each "object" in SP has at least one"maintainer" - a person authorized to make edits to the object. You becomethe initial maintainer of objects you contribute. As maintainer, you areexpected to ensure that the information provided for your object is useful,complete, accurate, and up-to-date.
You acknowledge that objects you contribute may be deleted or transferredto another maintainer in accordance with SP policies. You agree that inthe event of a transfer, the new maintainer may modify material which youhave contributed.
When you make contributions to an existing object, you are authorizingthat object's maintainer (and future maintainers) to incorporate, modify,or reject your contribution as he or she sees fit.
You retain your copyright in your contributions, subject only to theeditorial controls described here.