Community Guidelines & Content Standards
In order to keep our platform user friendly and open for everyone, here are some very common yet understandable guidelines for our users that should be followed. In case of violation, account could result in a permanent ban.
We encourage our users to read these guidelines carefully and help us keeping our content viewable for all audience.
Major Categories of content disqualification
Although there is no leniency in copyright takedown policy. We make sure that once the content owner/company/government/individual reported us about the ownership with proofs and request to take it down, we immediately provide our service and make sure to take down that content. Hence, conditions must be review by users
- Should be reported to the concerned department.
- Does the reporter has proof that he owns the content or representative of the authorities?
- Is the video owner verified?
- Inspection of a relevant website / Google the authorities / Profile.
Anything which is porn which shows either part of the human body such as Breast of women, Genitals of either gender in an erotic manner will be considered as sexual content. Videos containing fetish content will be removed. In other cases, violent, graphic, or humiliating will not be allowed as well.
If anyone sees such sexual content can report the support team directly or generate a ticket. Sexually categorical content presenting minors and content that sexually abuses minors is not allowed. Here for more clearance, we have some words for user’s understandings To sexual content. What is sexual content? Any video that contains the following.
- Depicting sexual acts.
- Fetishes for sexual gratification.
- Something similar to above.
Please note that this is not a complete list, to get more information you can contact our support team.
There are some conditions in which we can review and reconsider the content.
- Content is a music video.
- Content has any educational related material such as Medical related.
- Content is a commercial advertisement.
To ensure the quality of good content it is informed to each user that before creating account kindly read it properly.
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States' consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online. We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old. Hence, Content that compromises the emotional and physical well-being of minors is not allowed. Other than this there are few terms for more understanding.
- Child Pornography
- Bullying and harassment to minors.
- Harmful or dangerous acts.
- Explosive and weapons.
- Dangerous stunts.
- Other activities involve danger for minors under 13.
Violent, Gore and Blood
It is always shocking and disgusting to watch violent and Gore content. Content which has too much blood, Gore and Violence such as the killing of a living thing brutally will be taken down as soon as it is reported.
If it matches any of the descriptions mentioned below, do not post content.
- Encouraging others to commit acts of violence against individuals or a specified group of people.
- The footage, audio or images of road accidents, natural disasters, the aftermath of the war, street battles, physical attacks, sexual assaults, immolation, torture, bodies, demonstrations, etc.
- Suicide videos, Beating minors and majors other than authorized by WWE and other professionals.
- Playground fights between minors.
Exceptions but with Caution,
Videos of animals in a ritual slaughter context showing dismemberment, or visible innards, or charring and burning.
Such content might also be limited to specific GEOs
Videos which promote Anti-religious (Blasphemous), Targeting a particular class, individual or group, Anti-state such (Especially against Pakistan), will be taken down immediately. We also discourage content that includes hate about the following.
- Gender Identity
- Immigration status
- Sexual Orientation
- Victims of a major violent event
- Threats and Harassment
- HATE SPEECH including hate words.
This is not the only list related to anti-religious and hate speech. Our team is continuously analyzing content and they have the authority to take down if found content against our community guidelines.
- Violence and Incitement
Content that contains direct violence or Encourage others to commit any type of crime. Individuals or companies are not allowed to spread messages and content regarding any criminal behavior including minor or major. Any content provoking other users to create violence, harm to individuals, and incitement will be immediately take down and user will get ban. Following content should not be posted on Tune.ke.
- Calls for violence and mass killing.
- Threatening any religion, community, state, race.
- Statements advocating violence.
- Manipulating someone’s image.
- Inspiring others about violence and crime.
- Providing Instructions on explosive material (until the content is clear that it is not for harmful purpose but education only)
- Misinformation that leads toward violence.
- Call to action for violence in election campaigns and polling.
- Dangerous Individual and Organizations
Sadly, there are some organizations and communities that are totally indulge into dangerous activities. Their sole mission is to create chaos and threatening environment around the world. We discourage such organization and behaviors and for that reason the following content is prohibited on Tune.ke
- Terrorist Activity:
Any non-governmental organization that engages in planned acts of violence against persons or property to intimidate a civilian population, government, or international organization in order to achieve a political, religious, self gratification, or ideological aim.
- Organized Hate
Any organization that is indulged into creating hate and organized under a name, sign, or symbol and that has an ideology, statements, or physical actions that attack individuals based on characteristics, including race, religious affiliation, nationality, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexual orientation, serious disease or disability.
- Mass or Serial Murder
A homicide that conduct mass killing from four and above number of people. Individual who has committed two or more murders over multiple incidents or locations a serial murderer. These are the general information about mass or serial killing. Content killing to any above condition will be taken down.
- Human Trafficking
Organization or Group of people that are engaged into prostitution of others, forced/bonded labor, slavery, or the removal of organs.Recruiting, transporting, transferring, detaining, providing, harboring, or receiving a minor, or an adult against their will
- Organized Violence or Criminal Activity
Any organization, a group of people or individual involved into criminal activities like homicide, drug trafficking, arms trafficking, identity theft, money laundering, extortion or trafficking, assault, kidnapping, sexual exploitation. Any symbol, image, or thumbnail associating with such organizations are also prohibited.
Other than the above list we also discourage leaders and groups who directly or indirectly provoke masses for unethical activities.
- Terrorist Activity:
- Promoting Crime
Any video content that promote or provoke any individual to commit any minor or major crime is prohibited. Following content is against our content standards and will immediately taken down.
- Selling endangered species
- Sexual assault and sexual voilence.
- Vandalism or property damage.
- Physical harm against individuals or group of people.
- Physical harm committed against animals except in cases of hunting, fishing, religious sacrifice, or food
As we all are aware that war and violence can never lead toward prosperity. To ensure the peace all around the world we make sure that Tune.ke contains zero violent content. We also need the user’s cooperation in this matter. Before making an account on Tune.ke kindly make sure that any kind of violent content will immediately take down without any warning. Our team will also ban the channel. There will be no leverage in this step so avoid harmful and violent content.
- Coordinating Harm
Any organization/ individual/ group of people that are involved in coordinating harmful products and weapons will be banned. Any business that can draw attention towards harmful material is prohibited. This may also include the following statements, call to actions and advocacy.
- Vandalism/property damage
- Fraud, defined as the deliberate deception to take advantage of another, secure an unfair gain, or deprive another of money, property, or legal rights.
- Money Laundering (concealment of the origins of criminally obtained money) Supporting and/or facilitating the misuse of payment cards
- Arranged/forced marriages with refugees or internally displaced persons.
- Offers of services to smuggle or assist in smuggling people.
Content uploaded in above context will be taken down and user will get banned. Content with no captions, suspicious thumbnails or suspicious caption will also taken down.
We highly discourage threatening content. Our core message is to spread information in meaningful form through video content. This is the reason that if any user that will post content which threatens someone’s privacy, personal life or any other information will immediately takedown. After the complaint reports by the user that is threatened by other users, our team will ban the account within 24 hours. Threatening may include the following conditions.
- Content that makes hurtful and negative personal comments/videos about another person.
- Content frightening specific individuals with physical harm or destruction of property.
- Content featuring abusive or threatening behavior directed at a minor.
- Sexualizing or degrading an individual.
- Content claiming that specific victims of public violent incidents, or that their experiences are false.
- Content that is intentionally posted to humiliate someone.
- Threatening someone’s safety.
- Bullying & Harassment
- Uploading an individual’s nonpublic personal identifying information.
Please note that these threatening content will take down once it will be reported to our support department.
Do not post content on Tune.ke if it matches any of the following instructions.
- Any video with irrelevant title, excessively posted, repetitive or untargeted content that performs or promises customers to see something, but directs them off-site instead.
- Using the names, thumbnails, description or tags to trick users to believe the content is something it is not
- Promoting fake products, Doing phishing or asking people to pay or Distributing Pirated content. Will be taken down on the report. Its Md5 Hash will be blacklisted to prevent future uploads.
- Comments where the sole aim is to collect user private data, misleadingly or execute any of the above mentioned forbidden behaviors.
You are allowed to encourage viewers to do things such as subscribe, hit the like button, share or leave a comment.
Stand with us to keep the quality of content strong
For us, every voice counts. We believe in Freedom of speech but keeping in mind that it does not harm others. To make this platform even more strong we will be in need of your constant support. When you find any inappropriate content, report it to our support team by clicking on Report/Flag button.
Avoid any direct comments or offense on the users.
We also want to bring into your notice that Tune.ke operates under the laws of Pakistan. For support and help you can write us on support@Tune.ke or Open a support ticket by going to https://Tune.ke/support