Welcome to Istubby! Thank you for using our URL shortening service. Before you proceed, we kindly ask you to review and understand the following Terms of Service ("Terms") that govern your use of Istubby's website and services. By using Istubby, you agree to be bound by these Terms, so please read them carefully.

1. Introduction

Istubby operates a URL shortening platform that allows users to create shortened links for easier sharing, tracking, and managing of URLs. By using our service, you agree to comply with these Terms, as well as any applicable laws and regulations.

2. User Eligibility

By accessing or using Istubby, you affirm that you are at least 18 years old and have the legal capacity to enter into these Terms. If you are accessing Istubby on behalf of an organization, you warrant that you have the authority to bind the organization to these Terms.

3. Account Registration

To use certain features of Istubby, you may need to create an account. During the registration process, you agree to provide accurate and up-to-date information. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account credentials and for any activities conducted through your account.

4. Acceptable Use Policy

By using Istubby, you agree to adhere to the following Acceptable Use Policy:

4.1 Prohibited Activities

You shall not use Istubby for any of the following purposes:

4.2 Link Deletion

We reserve the right to delete any links created through Istubby at our discretion, including those that violate our Acceptable Use Policy or are deemed harmful to others.

5. Intellectual Property

Istubby and its associated trademarks, logos, and designs are the property of Istubby and protected by applicable intellectual property laws. You are prohibited from using our trademarks or intellectual property without our express written consent.

6. Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. Please review our Privacy Policy to understand how we collect, use, and protect your personal information.

7. Link Ownership

You retain ownership of the original URLs you shorten using Istubby. However, by creating shortened links, you grant Istubby a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, modify, and distribute the shortened links for the purpose of providing our services.

8. Third-Party Websites

Istubby may contain links to third-party websites or services. We are not responsible for the content, accuracy, or policies of these external sites. Your use of third-party websites is at your own risk, and you should review their respective terms and policies.

9. Disclaimer of Warranties

Istubby provides its services on an "as is" and "as available" basis without warranties of any kind. We do not guarantee that our service will be uninterrupted, error-free, or secure. We are not liable for any damages or losses resulting from the use of Istubby.

10. Limitation of Liability

To the maximum extent permitted by law, Istubby and its affiliates shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or punitive damages, including but not limited to loss of profits, data, or business opportunities.

11. Modification of Terms

Istubby reserves the right to modify these Terms at any time. We will provide notice of significant changes through the website or via email. Your continued use of Istubby after such modifications shall constitute your acceptance of the revised Terms.

12. Termination

We may terminate or suspend your access to Istubby, with or without cause, at any time and without prior notice. Upon termination, your right to use Istubby will cease immediately.

13. Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Istubby. Any disputes arising from these Terms shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Telangana, India.

14. Contact Information

If you have any questions, concerns, or feedback regarding these Terms or our services, please contact us at urlshort@istubby.com.