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We advise you to read these Terms of Use carefully so you are aware of your rights and responsibilities when you use ContentKing.

IMPORTANT: Pay special attention to the restrictions in article 5. You are not permitted to use the API Service to:

  • harm the interests and reputation of ContentKing;
  • engage third parties to perform any of the abovementioned acts;
  • white-label the ContentKing platform or the extracted data (e.g. changingthe labels of metrics returned by the API Service);
  • replicate or compete with ContentKing’s core product and services.

Article 1. Definitions

1.1  The capitalized terms listed below have the following meaning in the Terms of Use

ContentKing:
ContentKing B.V., registered at Donauweg 10, 1043 AJ Amsterdam, the Netherlands and having its offices at Donauweg 10, 1043 AJ Amsterdam, the Netherlands;

Account:
your ContentKing account;

Agreement:
the agreement between ContentKing and You concerning the access to and use of the API Service, which is governed by these terms of use;

API Credentials:
the Reporting API key with which You gain access to the Reporting API;

API Service:
the ContentKing Reporting API;

Terms of Use:
these terms of use of the ContentKing Reporting API;

User:
a person who is authorized by You to use the API Service on your behalf;

You (Your):
you, the person that is using the API Service and that has created an Account for the use of the API Service;

Article 2. Applicability

2.1 These terms of use (“Terms of Use”) apply to the Agreement and to every use made by You of the API Service. Your terms of use (if any) are excluded.

2.2 ContentKing may at any time change the Terms of Use. The most up-to-date Terms of Use can always be found on the website. If we change the Terms of Use, we will bring the new version of the Terms of Use to Your attention during Your use of the API Service. If You continue to use the API Service after these Terms of Use have been changed, You accept the changed Terms of Use. If You do not agree to the amended or supplemented Terms of Use, Your only option is to stop using the API Service.

2.3 The ContentKing Terms of Use (available at https://www.contentkingapp.com/terms-of-use/) which you are bound by as a ContentKing Account holder also apply when using the API Service. The API Service Terms of Use do not substitute, but extend the ContentKing Terms of Use.

Article 3. The API Service

3.1 The API Service is an online service which You can use to extract metrics and other information from Your Account.

3.2 You accept that the API Service contains only the functionalities and information that You find at the moment of use (“as is” basis). Except where ContentKing states otherwise in these Terms of Use, ContentKing makes no warranties of any kind, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise, including but not limited to any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, quality, safety, integrity or accuracy of the API Service.

3.3 As part of the API Service, you may contact ContentKing or ContentKing may contact you for consultancy services and advice. ContentKing will render best efforts in providing these consultancy services and will advise You to the best of its abilities. ContentKing does not make any warranties or guarantees with regard to the accuracy or fitness for a particular purpose of the information provided in the consultancy services or advice.

Article 4. Login Details and Availability

4.1 You accept that You are at all times responsible and liable for the use of the API Service by third parties via Your Account and Your API Credentials.

4.2 ContentKing may at all times (i) make functional, procedural or technical changes or improvements to the API Service (also in a non-backwards compatible way) and (ii) (temporarily or permanently) take out of service, restrict the use of or terminate one or more Accounts on the API Service.

4.3 You are solely responsible for the proper operation of the technical infrastructure necessary to use the API Service. ContentKing is never liable for damage or costs on account of transmission errors, malfunctions or non-availability of computer, data or telecom facilities, including the internet.

4.4 If You think Your API Credentials have been used or are being used by a third party, You must notify ContentKing immediately via [email protected].

Article 5. Permitted use of the API Service

5.1 You are not permitted to use the API Service to:

  1. harm the interests and reputation of ContentKing;
  2. engage third parties to perform any of the abovementioned acts;
  3. white-label the ContentKing platform or the extracted data (e.g. changing the labels of metrics returned by the API Service);
  4. replicate or compete with ContentKing’s core product and services.

5.2 Displaying the data extracted from the API Service to a third party requires you to follow attribution requirements, which at a minimum requires displaying the ContentKing logo.

5.3 Access to the API Service is bound by a Fair Use Policy. There is (currently) no specified limit of API calls you are allowed to perform, but ContentKing has the right to monitor your API usage and take action (including access suspension or termination) if the usage is considered to be excessive.

5.4 ContentKing may decide to introduce API call limits and / or a credit system at any time in the future and you will then become bound by the set limits. If you do not accept the set limits your only other option is to stop using the API Service.

5.5 ContentKing reserves the right to request details about your implementation of the API Service, including a description on how you use the data and (anonymized) interface screenshots showing how the data is presented. When you receive such request from ContentKing you have 30 days to comply and send the requested information. A failure to comply may result in suspension or termination of your access to the API Service.

5.6 ContentKing reserves the right to modify or suspend your access to the API Service, or to restrict the use of or terminate Your Account if You use the API Service contrary to the Terms of Use. If ContentKing decides to do that, ContentKing will notify You, but you are not entitled to a refund of any kind.

Article 6. Miscellaneous

6.1 These Terms of Use and the use of the API Service are subject to Dutch law.

6.2 To the extent that national or international rules of law do not prescribe mandatory conditions to the contrary, any and all disputes arising from or related to the API Service or the Terms of Use will be brought before the competent court in Amsterdam.

6.3 ContentKing may transfer rights and obligations arising from these Terms of Use to third parties and will notify You of this. When You do not accept the transfer of rights and obligations You may discontinue the use of the API Service and terminate Your Account.

6.4 If at any time any provision of these Terms of Use is or becomes illegal, void or invalid for any reason whatsoever, such invalidity shall not affect the validity of the remainder of the Terms of Use and such invalid provision shall be replaced by such other provision which, being valid in all respects, shall have effect as close as possible to that of such replaced one.