JAM Magazine Content Policy

Adult content / Content that advocates against an individual, group, or organization / Copyrighted material / Drug, alcohol, and tobacco-related content / Hacking and cracking content / Compensation programs ("pay-to") / Violent content / Weapon-related content / Other illegal content

Adult content - What's the policy?

JAM Magazine is considered family-safe, which means that advertisers aren't permitted to place ads on the JAM Magazine websites which contain pornography, adult, or mature content. In turn,

JAM Magazine will NOT solicit the following advertising or content:

Content that advocates against an individual, group, or organization - What's the policy?

JAM Magazine believes strongly in the freedom of expression, but also reserves the right to exercise discretion and protect JAM Magazine advertisers and readers. JAM Magazine will NOT permit ANY content that may be construed as biased against individuals, groups, or organizations based on criteria such as race, religion, disability, sex, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or political affiliation. In addition JAM Magazine will not place content that exists solely to demean or dehumanize people, such content may be interpreted as negative or offensive. However, content containing academic or historical content related to such subjects will be permitted.

JAM Magazine will accept:

Copyrighted material - What's the policy?

JAM Magazine will not place content protected by copyright law unless JAM Magazine has the necessary legal rights to display or direct traffic to that content. Some examples of copyrighted content might include MP3 and video files, photographs, illustrations, television shows, software, comics, and literary works. JAM Magazine will NOT place other website content within a frame or window anywhere on the JAM Magazine site, this is considered framing content.

JAM Magazine will accept:

JAM Magazine will NOT place:

Drug, alcohol, and tobacco-related content - What's the policy?

JAM Magazine will NOT sell or promote drugs or drug paraphernalia. This includes drug accessories, illegal or prescription drugs, and herbal drugs such as salvia and magic mushrooms. JAM Magazine will NOT permit content which sells or promotes the sales of beer, hard alcohol, or liqueurs. Additionally, JAM Magazine will NOT permit placed content which sell or promote tobacco and tobacco-related products, including cigarettes, cigars, tobacco pipes, and rolling paper. Promotion of prohibited content includes providing links to sites that do not follow the JAM Magazine drug, alcohol, and tobacco-related content policies will NOT be permitted. JAM Magazine WILL permit informational content relating to brewing or distilling beer, as well as content related to the topic of quitting smoking.

DRUGS

Acceptable

Not acceptable

ALCOHOL

Acceptable

Not acceptable

Hacking and cracking content - What's the policy?

JAM Magazine does NOT promote any form of hacking or cracking. Hacking and cracking content is content that provides users with instructions or equipment that tampers with or provides illegal access to software, servers, or websites.

Acceptable

Not acceptable

Content that offers compensation programs ("pay-to") - What's the policy?

The term "pay-to" refers to content that promise payment or incentives to users who click on ads, surf the web, read emails, or perform other similar tasks. Content that may result in invalid impressions or clicks is prohibited. JAM Magazine will NOT place content in regards to or links to sites which primarily drive traffic to or discuss pay-to services.

Acceptable

Not acceptable

Violent content - What's the policy?

JAM Magazine's content placement policy does NOT allow content to be placed that contains graphic or gory images such as "REAL" bloodshed, fight scenes, and gruesome or freak accidents.

Acceptable

Not acceptable

Weapon-related content - What's the policy?

JAM Magazine will not permit content that sells, facilitates or advocates the sale of weapons and weapon accessories. This includes but is not limited to the sales of ammunition, gun parts, hardware, pistols, rifles, BB guns, sporting guns, air guns, blow guns, and stun guns. This policy will also prohibit the placement of ads or content which sell explosives, including fireworks.

Acceptable

Not acceptable

Other Prohibited Content

JAM Magazine will NOT permit the placement of content related to the production of false legal documents, such as fake IDs, passports, social security cards, or immigration papers. In addition, content related to the sale or distribution of term papers or other materials that promote fraudulent activity will NOT be permitted. JAM Magazine also prohibits content related to or providing instructions about manufacturing counterfeit or replica designer goods and will NOT be permitted.

JAM Magazine will not place content that promotes or permits any form of criminal activity.

JAM Magazine will not place content that promotes underage, non-consensual, or illegal sex acts. Nor will JAM Magazine permit any content which, at its sole discretion, find immoral.

JAM Magazine absolutely prohibits monetization of content related to child pornography or pedophilia.

Under United States federal law, child pornography is defined as visual depictions of minors (i.e., under 18) engaged in a sexual act such as intercourse, oral sex, or masturbation as well as the lascivious depictions of the genitals (covered or uncovered). This definition extends to photographs, videos, cartoons, drawings, paintings, and sculptures. The image can involve a real child; a computer-generated, morphed, composite or otherwise altered image that appears to be a child (think “Photoshop”). This also includes soliciting minors for sexual acts, which is also known as "enticement." Pedophilia is any content or behavior (images, texts, videos, etc.) that depicts, encourages, or promotes sexual attraction by adults toward minors (i.e., under 18). If any of the aforementioned content is found on JAM Magazine, please contact JAM Magazine immediately for the removal of offending content.

 

Effective as of January 01, 2022