IKR!ATE Community Guidelines

IKR!ATE is designed for people from all walks of life to meet and create new friendships. To maintain a safe and supportive community for everyone, please observe the following basic guidelines in addition to the Terms of Use you agree to by using the IKR!ATE smartphone application.



Each user may maintain only one user account on IKR!ATE (“Account”). All information provided in or through your Account must be truthful and authentic. Creating an Account with a fake name or an Account that impersonates a person other than yourself is prohibited.



Hangout descriptions must be accurate to allow users to make informed decisions about their participation.



The following behaviors are always prohibited:


a.       Stalking, harassing, intimidating, and bullying.


b.      Invading another person’s privacy and revealing his or her  personal information.


c.       Posting or sending obscene or sexually explicit language, photos, or videos.


d.      Engaging in hate speech (speech that attacks a person or group on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, disability, gender, age or sexual orientation/gender identity).


e.       Sending spam mail or contacting other users for commercial purposes without their prior express consent.


f.        Sending or posting links to sites that contain viruses or interfere with the operation of IKR!ATE.


g.       Engaging in or promoting conduct that is illegal in the laws of the United States or the laws of the state in which you are physically located.

In addition, in Hangouts with and when messaging other users, please respect their time and personal boundaries. 

Ratings & Reviews 

To help you form compatible new friendships, IKR!ATE allows you to rate and review Hangouts and other users. However, ratings and reviews of Hangouts and other users may not be used to slander, insult, or denigrate members of the IKR!ATE community.


Photos, Videos, & Other Content

Copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, rights of publicity and other forms of intellectual property may not be infringed. You may post only photographs, videos, and other content that you created or have full rights and permission to post. You also may not copy photos or videos posted by other users unless you have their written permission.