Hi there, we are so glad that you have become or want to become a member of our group. Our groups are managed by a great team of Admins and moderators, there to help you too. We have many different groups on Facebook and other social media platforms that can help your business and sales.
However, these social media all have specific guidelines of what can and cannot be advertised or sold on their platforms. As some of these can get your (the user) banned from using their social media sites. So we have followed the community guidelines for all social media platforms in order to ensure that you are kept safe. If you would like to know more about what you can or can’t sell on these platforms please visit the following links:
Facebook’s community standards – https://web.facebook.com/communitystandards/introduction – Facebook’s direct community guidelines of prohibited and banned products and services. Please note the admins of the group are not liable for your content and we follow these guidelines.
Commerce standards – Go to link – what Facebook allows you to sell on Market place, your page and other places within the platform itself.
Linkedin’s community standards – https://www.linkedin.com/legal/professional-community-policies – what LinkedIn expects from its users with regards to their community guidelines and standards. Arctic Caprica is not liable for your posts.
Instagrams community standards – https://about.instagram.com/blog/announcements/instagram-community-guidelines-faqs – Please checkout Instagrams group rules and regulations for personal and business use of their platform.
Google: (Youtube included)
Google’s policies – https://about.google/community-guidelines/ – what you may or may not do with google or while using googles services. Please note that YouTube is a part of googles services.
Youtube’s policies – https://www.youtube.com/howyoutubeworks/policies/community-guidelines/ – direct link for YouTubes guidelines and service requirements.
https://www.tiktok.com/community-guidelines?lang=en – what you can or can’t do via Tiktok, what you may or may not sell using the platform. Please make yourself aware of these especially if you have a child on tiktok.
https://support.snapchat.com/en-us/a/guidelines – how you may use Snapchat and what they require in terms of their policies and guidelines.
https://policy.pinterest.com/en/community-guidelines – Pinterest has a wide range of commerce standards and community standards. They have it for both personal and business accounts.
Our group Rules & guidelines:
We have adjusted all our group rules on all our social platforms according to the requirements of the platform. Our group rules are as follow:
Be kind and Respectful
Absolutely no hate speech, bullying, Suicide and self-injury, Child sexual exploitation, abuse and nudity – This will be reported to the police, Sexual exploitation of adults, personal shaming posts. If you do not adhere to the group rules you will be banned.
No animal sales or animal produce sales
This is non-negotiable, NO ads about selling or asking for animals to buy will be allowed. Any product that threatened animals such as leather, skin, hide, fur, wool or hair, Animal parts, livestock or Live animals.
No prohibited items
We do not condone the selling of Drugs, animal medication, guns, weapons & alcohol.
No hate speech or bullying
Make sure everyone feels safe. Bullying of any kind isn’t allowed, and degrading comments about things such as race, religion, culture, sexual orientation, gender or identity will not be tolerated.
No nudity/human exploitation
Child sexual exploitation, abuse and nudity – This will be reported to the police, Sexual exploitation of adults – This will be reported to the victim & police. No sexual content sales. (This is pretty much a given, anything of this nature will be reported to the local authorities immediately.) Please do not add posts such as the following example:
“join me on what’s an app for sexy chat, nudes and much more” – what these people do is get you to send things to them, then ask you to pay a fine for them not to release it. Read more about this on our blog posts:
- Protecting your child from social media
- Scams of social media
- Your internet secuirity
- What every parent should educate their child on about social media and the internet
No spam or get rich quick schemes
No spam, “Get rich quick” schemes, Multi-level marketing opportunities. If you do not understand what spam is please read the following blog: What is spam and how to avoid it
No medical products/ machines or medical aids
No Medical, healthcare products, no weight loss products and no chemical sales. You can read more about this on each platforms community standards.
No donations or subscriptions
This group is for businesses and individuals that are buying and selling physical products or giving services. No subscription services allowed. Most social media platforms do not allow this, please read more on their community standards.
Respect everyone’s privacy
No documents, currency and financial instruments, Real and replica documents such as passports, IDs or certificates, No number plates. Why no numberplates – because someone can track the car afterwards and it can lead to criminal behaviours.
Liability & Disclaimer
The admins and moderators of the group do not hold any personal opinions for those who post on this group. We do not take any liability over broken or stolen goods posted on this group.
Please familiarise yourself with each platform, they have these rules and standards to benefit you the user. The platforms are for protecting you, them, businesses associated and of course the children of this world.
Please note that Arctic Caprica and its affiliated groups and profiles are not liable for what is shared or posted. We will take strict action against you that is within our power to do so, according to the guidelines.
Our groups on all social media accounts are not for under 18-year-olds. Our groups are for businesses and sellers who wish to promote their business and sell their goods.
To find out more about advertising or marketing your brand or business, please contact us.
Read more about:
What you can and can’t sell on Facebook
How you can get around advertising your business
Advertising on our group banners