“Forcetalks” means the web pages accessible via https://www.forcetalks.com and https://*.forcetalks.com, including but not limited to the Getting Started, Best Practices, Blogs, Ideas, Discussions (Discussion Boards), Success Stories, User Groups, Technical Library, etc.
2. USER PROFILE AND ACCOUNT
You agree that all information submitted by you on Forcetalks profile pages is accurate, current, and complete information. If Forcetalks has grounds to suspect that any of the information furnished by you is untrue, misleading, inaccurate or incomplete, it has the right to suspend or terminate your Forcetalks account. It is your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality and security of your Forcetalks account & password and you are responsible for any activities that occur in your Forcetalks account. You will immediately notify Forcetalks of any unauthorized use of your account. You agree that Forcetalks may send you important information regarding the website and your account by email, text message or other means based on the information you provide to us.
3. YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES; USE RESTRICTIONS
You are responsible for all the activities that occur in your Forcetalks account and your use of Forcetalks. You shall treat other Forcetalks users with the utmost courtesy and due respect. You shall not:
Impersonate any other person irrespective of the context, situation or intention;
Falsely say or imply that you are associated with another person;
Collect information about other Forcetalks users without their consent;
Submit or link to any content that:
infringes the intellectual property (or other) rights of any person or entity; or interferes with the operation of Forcetalks;
violates anyone’s privacy or publicity rights;
breaches any duty of nondisclosure or confidentiality that you owe to anyone or any use restriction;
provides any non-public information about Forcetalks or any other company or person without authorization (including the names and contact information for Our employees or Forcetalks users);
contains or installs any viruses, bugs, worms, trojan horses, malware, or other code or files or programs designed or having the capability to disrupt, damage, or limit the functionality of any software or hardware;
is not related to Customer Relationship Management (CRM) domain or Salesforce®;
is unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, suggestive, harassing, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent, or otherwise objectionable;
would constitute, encourage, or provide instructions for a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, or otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national, or international laws;
may infringe or misappropriate any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other intellectual or proprietary rights of any party; or
contains deceptive language, unsubstantiated or comparative claims regarding our or others’ products, or advertising or spam or any other solicitation, including solicitation of lawsuits. Please remember that you may be providing content for a multi-cultural international audience. Things that do not seem abusive, obscene or offensive to you might seem so to others. We have no obligation to monitor Forcetalks. However, we reserve the right to replace or review content and in our sole discretion, and without notice to you, to remove any content submitted or posted by you to the Forcetalks pages. We reserve the right at all times to disclose any information as we deem necessary to adhere to any applicable law or regulation, legal process, or governmental request. It should be noted security researchers looking to learn how to report security issues to salesforce.com should review Salesforce®'s responsible disclosure policy at https://security.salesforce.com/responsible-disclosure-policy.
4. SALESFORCE® CONSULTING COMPANY LIST & REVIEWS
Forcetalks presents a list of Top Salesforce® Consultants where it identifies and verifies the Salesforce® Consulting Service providers. Forcetalks is not a participant in any engagements between the Consultants and Clients. Any engagement between you and any counterparties identified through the Service is at your own risk. The list does not guarantee results and Forcetalks will not be liable for any issues arising between Consultants and Clients, as such a relationship is a private contract between the parties (e.g., Forcetalks is not a party to any such agreements). Forcetalks has and will have no formal relationship in any such private contract and Forcetalks does not and will not assume any liabilities, indemnifications, warranties, or any other obligations. By using this Service, Consultants and Clients agree that Forcetalks will bear no such responsibility as set forth in the previous sentence. Also, please be advised that all reviews about the companies contained on this Site are the opinions of the reviewers of those consultants, services, or vendors and not those of Forcetalks. Forcetalks reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to publish, reject, edit, or remove a review if we believe that the review has content, including but not limited to, inappropriate, misrepresented, inaccurate, off-topic, or outdated. Once the review has been submitted to Forcetalks, the reviewer authorizes Forcetalks to use his/her social media profile picture to be shown on the website with their review. Also, note that the reviewer has only 7 calendar days of time to request any change in the submitted information by sending us an email to [email protected] for any required edits.
Forcetalks, created to encourage discussion and collaboration, is a free community-based online portal for developers, webmasters, coders, administrators, and business owners who are interested positively in the implementation, usage, development, customization, integration, migration, support, and testing of salesforce.com. By posting Content to Forcetalks, you give us a nonexclusive license to publish it on Forcetalks website & services, including but not limited to anything reasonably related to publishing it (like storing, displaying, reformatting, and distributing it) but YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENT YOU POST, this means you assume all risks related to it, including someone else’s reliance on its accuracy, or claims relating to intellectual property or other legal rights. You’re welcome to post content on Forcetalks that you’ve published elsewhere, as long as you have the rights you need to do so. By posting content to Forcetalks, you represent that doing so doesn’t conflict with any other agreement you’ve made. You retain all patent, trademark, and copyright to any content you submit, post or display on or through blogs, videos, infographics or discussion rooms and you are responsible for those rights, to protect them, as appropriate. Once, any content be it blog, video, infographic, or discussion board has been published by the user on Forcetalks, it cannot be edited or deleted. The user has to request Forcetalks for any moderation or deletion of the content by sending an email to [email protected]. It's then Forcetalks' discretion to accept/reject the request. You shall not use an alias (other than anonymous) that falsely imitates or impersonates another person or violates the intellectual property of any person Forcetalks consider in our sole discretion to be offensive or otherwise vulgar or inappropriate. You may expose yourself to liability if you submit Content that is false, misleading, defamatory, violates any third-party right or contractual restriction, or contains unlawful material. You agree that you will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Forcetalks for all claims resulting from Content that you submit, including but not limited to claims alleging defamation. You further acknowledge and agree that Forcetalks reserves the right, in our sole discretion, to reject, move, edit, or remove any Content for any reason or no reason, but we do not assume the obligation.
6. External Links
Forcetalks do provide Sponsored post services to its customers which can be in a form of a blog, video, or infographic with a dofollow external link. If you need more information regarding this please reach out to our content team via email at [email protected]. Please note that Forcetalks does not guarantee the existence of any dofollow or nofollow links in any content, blog, video, infographics, discussions on Forcetalks website/app published by any user, beyond 2 years of its publishing date.
7. SALESFORCE® CERTIFICATION-RELATED CONTENT
Users are requested not to post any content be it questions, answers, help guides related to Salesforce® Certifications which come under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (”DMCA”), or any material which is protected under copyright and other laws by Salesforce® (company). Forcetalks takes no responsibility if any such content is posted by any user on the platform, the user will be held wholly responsible for any such act.
Forcetalks allows other companies, advertisers, agencies, publishers, and ad networks to display advertisements on the web pages. This means that Forcetalks will be displaying advertisements on the platform that may be targeted to content or information on Forcetalks, blogs, videos, infographics, queries made through the forum, or other information. The types and extent of advertising by Forcetalks are subject to change. In consideration for Forcetalks granting you access to and use of the platform, you agree that Forcetalks and its partners may place such advertising wherever and whenever Forcetalks wants on the platform. Forcetalks provides a variety of online advertising services to advertisers who want to place ads on our website. You can leverage our advertising services by sending an email to [email protected]
9. NO WARRANTY
WE DO NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION AS TO THE QUALITY OR ACCURACY OF ANY CONTENT ON FORCETALKS PAGES AND WE SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM THE COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY, OR ORIGINALITY OF SUCH CONTENT. WE FURTHER DISCLAIM ANY RESPONSIBILITY WHATSOEVER FOR ANY CONTENT OR MATERIAL NOT ORIGINATING WITH US, WHETHER OR NOT WE REVIEWED OR MODERATED SUCH CONTENT.
Forcetalks makes no warranty that: (a) the Site will meet ALL or particular User’s requirements; (b) the Site will be ROUND THE CLOCK available on an uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free basis; (c) the results obtained DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY from the use of the Site or any services offered through the Site will be accurate or reliable.
10. NO DAMAGE(S)
IN NO EVENT SHALL WE HAVE ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY HEREUNDER TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES, WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO INDIRECT, DIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES BASED ON ANY LOST PROFITS, DATA OR USE, HOWEVER, CAUSED AND, WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR UNDER ANY OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY, EVEN IF YOU HAVE OR YOU HAVE NOT BEEN ADVISED OF THE PROBABILITY OF THE OCCURRENCE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. Forcetalks shall have no responsibility for any ATTACK OR damage to the User’s MACHINE OR computer system or loss of data that may result from downloading any DATA, FILE, content, materials, or information from the Site, whether or not originally uploaded by Forcetalks or by users of Forcetalks.
12. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS AND PRIVACY
13. REMOVAL OF MATERIAL
It’s users' responsibility to make sure that they are not violating copyright, trademark, or any other licensing before posting content on the site. Forcetalks does not take any responsibility to review, check or moderate such content. However, if we receive any notice alleging that material or content you posted on Forcetalks conflicts/infringes another party’s copyright, we may consider (and have full rights to) the removal of that material.
Forcetalks is an app made for Salesforce® users which helps its users in getting Salesforce® knowledge by clarifying their Salesforce®-specific queries, watching tutorial videos, reading Salesforce® blogs, and more importantly by connecting with people around the globe in the Salesforce® ecosystem. The app is a social community for Salesforce® users where people contribute and share their knowledge with each other. Please note that the Forcetalks app or any services offered within the app are not offered, sponsored, or endorsed by Salesforce®. We do not intend to incorporate any of Salesforce®’s trademarks or logos or any other recognizable portion of any of Salesforce®’s trademarks or logos, in our app name, publication title, conference title, social media handle, or other source-identifying materials without Salesforce®’s express prior written permission. Note that, Salesforce® is a trademark of Salesforce® Inc. No claim is made to the exclusive right to use “Salesforce”. Any services offered within the Forcetalks website/app are not sponsored or endorsed by Salesforce®.
Forcetalks takes intellectual property rights seriously and believes they are important to promoting expression, creativity, and innovation in our community. Before sharing any content on Forcetalks (website/app), please be sure you have the right to do so. We ask that you respect other people’s copyrights, trademarks, and other legal rights. We are committed to helping people and organizations promote and protect their intellectual property rights. Forcetalks’ Terms of Service do not allow people to post content that violates someone else’s intellectual property rights, including copyright and trademark.
We want people to use Forcetalks to express themselves and to share content that is important and relevant to Salesforce® learners and users but not at the expense of the safety, security, and well-being of others or the integrity of our community. You, therefore, agree not to engage in the conduct described below (or to facilitate or support others in doing so):
You may not use our products (website/app) to:
Share or write anything that violates any Salesforce® copyright & trademark rules and regulations.
Modify or alter any of Salesforce®’s logos, designs, or other trademarks or copyrighted works in any manner.
Share or write anything that violates Salesforce®'s or someone else's rights, including their intellectual property rights.
Upload viruses or malicious code or do anything that could disable, overburden, or impair the proper working or appearance of our Products.
Access or collect data from our Products using automated means (without our prior permission) or attempt to access data you do not have permission to access. We can remove or restrict access to content that is in violation of these provisions.
We also can remove or restrict access to your content, services, or information if we determine that doing so is reasonably necessary to avoid or mitigate adverse legal or regulatory impacts to Forcetalks.
16. REPORT CONTENT
People can report potentially violating content, including discussions (questions & answers), Groups, Timeline updates, individual content, and comments. We also give people control over their own experience by allowing them to block, unfollow people. The consequences for violating our Community Standards vary depending on the severity of the violation and the person's history on the platform. For instance, we may warn someone for a first violation, but if they continue to violate our policies, we may restrict their ability to post on Forcetalks or disable their profile.
17. MODIFICATIONS TO FORCETALKS
We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, Forcetalks (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that we shall not be liable either to you or any third party for any suspension, modification, or discontinuance.
1. FORCETALKS Privacy Statement. effective as of January 1, 2016
Forcetalks (“Forcetalks” or the “Company”) is committed to protecting the privacy of every individual who visit the Company’s Web site (“Website Visitors”) and individuals who are actively or inactively registered to use the Services (“Clients”). This Privacy Statement elaborates Forcetalks’ privacy practices related to the use of the Company’s Web site and the applications and services offered by Forcetalks (the “Services”).
Although generally a Website Visitor is under no obligation to share or provide personal information while accessing the Forcetalks site, there are some circumstances under which a User may be requested to provide such information.
2. Information collected
Forcetalks requires you to provide the Company with personal contact information, such as your full name, company name, phone number, and email address, in the case when expressing an interest in obtaining information about Services or to register to use the Services.
Forcetalks may collect information through the use of popular information-gathering tools called Web beacons and cookies. This includes information from your Web browser such as browser type, browser language, your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, and the view/click actions you take on the Company’s Web site.
3. Use of information
Forcetalks uses data of Website Visitors to better the services being requested by user.
The Company may also consider using Data about Forcetalks users for marketing purposes. For example, if you have agreed for the Company to send you information regarding the Company and its partners, affiliates and events, the Company can ask you or send notification seeking permission.
To operate and improve the Company’s website, it may use Web Site Navigational Information itself or this along with Forcetalks Clients’ Data to provide personalized information about the Company.
4. Web Site Navigational
ookies, Web Beacons and IP Addresses Forcetalks may collect information through the use of popular information-gathering tools namely Web beacons and cookies. This includes information from your Web browser such as browser type, browser language, your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, and the view/click actions you take on the Company’s Web site. This section describes clearly the types of Web Site Navigational Information that the Company may use and how this information may be used.
Forcetalks encourages optimization targeting easy and meaningful interactions on the Company’s website with the help of cookies. When you visit one of the Company’s Web site, Forcetalks’ servers will then send a cookie to your machine. Cookies do not personally identify you but they only recognize you with the help of your Web browser. You remain anonymous to the Company unless you choose to identify yourself to Forcetalks via filling out a Web form, creating an account or contacting the Forcetalks team. Forcetalks uses session-based and persistent-based cookies. Session cookies disappear from your computer as you close your browser software or switch off your computer. Persistent cookies however remain on your computer after you close browser or switch off your computer. Please note after disabling your browser’s ability to accept cookies, you may not be able to use all the Services successfully but you can still browse the Company’s Web site.
Find below a list of different categories of cookies:
4.1. Required Cookies
Required cookies are essential to operate the Company’s Web site along with Services and hence there is no option to opt out of these cookies.
These cookies enable you to navigate and use all the features of the Forcetalks Web site, especially accessing secure and protected areas of the Web site and using Forcetalks Services.
4.2. Performance cookies
These cookies collect information about how the Website Visitors use our Web site. Such cookies however do not collect information that individually identifies a Visitor. All the information these cookies do collect is aggregated and anonymous. It can help improve how the Company’s Web site functions and performs.
4.3. Functionality cookies
These cookies help the Company’s Web site retain information you have entered or choices you have selected such as your username, language, or your region. This helps the Company provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies also help you optimize your use of Forcetalks’s Services after logging in.
Forcetalks uses Flash cookies (local shared objects), to store your preferences on the basis of your view or activities on our Web site to personalize your visit.
To learn how to unsubscribe and get rid of these functionality cookies, click here. Opting out may affect the functionality you receive when visiting Forcetalks.
To learn more about opt out instructions, click here.
To learn how to manage privacy for Flash cookies, click here.
4.5. Web Beacons
Forcetalks uses Web beacons to improve Company’s Web site and communication by email.This can be utilized in alone or in conjunction with cookies to gather information about Clients and Website Visitors’ usage of the Company’s Web site.
4.6. IP Addresses
When you visit Forcetalks’s Web site, the Company collects your Internet Protocol or IP addresses to track and aggregate non-personal information. For example, Forcetalks uses IP addresses to monitor the regions from which Clients and Website Visitors browse the Company’s Web site.
4.7. Social Media Features
Forcetalks may use some social media features such as the Twitter ‘tweet’ button (“Social Media Features”). Such features may collect your IP address along with providing which page you are visiting on the Company’s Web site, and may set a cookie to allow particular features to function properly. You may be asked by such Social Media Features to post information on the Company’s Web site to your profile page provided by some third party Social Media network to share with your network.
5. Public forums
Forcetalks may provide blogs, discussion forums or chat rooms on Forcetalks. Any information, personal or otherwise, you choose to post in such a forum may be read, saved or used by others who visit these forums and may send you unsolicited messages. Forcetalks is not responsible for any personal information you share on such pages.
6. Transfer of Information
The Company primarily stores Data in India. To help facilitate Forcetalks’ global operations, the Company may transfer information from one place to another and this Privacy Statement shall apply even if Forcetalks transfers Data About Forcetalks Clients to countries around the Globe.
7. Communications preferences
Forcetalks offers Website Visitors and Clients a means to choose how the Company uses the information provided. If you provide Forcetalks with contact information, you can manage how the Company uses your information. To get rid of incoming mails from Forcetalks, you have provision to click on the “unsubscribe” link located on the bottom of the Company’s marketing emails.
Forcetalks uses robust security measures to protect your Data.
9. Changes to this Privacy Statement
Forcetalks reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement. Forcetalks shall notify about changes to this Privacy Statement via the Company’s Web site at least thirty business days prior to the change(s) taking effect.
10 Contacting us
Have any questions regarding this Privacy Statement? Have a question on the information practices of the Forcetalks Web site? Do direct them at [email protected]