By registering for an account on yas.nz you indicate your acceptance of these terms.
You are solely responsible for any activity on your user account and for keeping your account password secure.
You should notify us as soon as possible if you suspect someone has accessed your your account. You should never publish, distribute or share login information for your Account.
yas.nz allows you to shorten urls and track some information about the usage of the shortened links for personal, non-commercial purposes, and for commercial purposes within the fair-use limitations outlined below.
yas.nz is a free service at this time. There is no 'premium' services offered outside what you get by registering for a free account.
Yas.nz is targeted towards users based in New Zealand, and we reserve the right to discontinue or limit service to a user account or accounts that we find to be operating from outside New Zealand or abusing the fair-use limitations below.
Yas.nz reserves the right to disable any individual link posted to our service that presents objectionable, illegal or 'dangerous' content to another internet user
This includes, but is not limited to, porn, malware, spam sites, phishing links or any other content that we review and find to be objectionable.
The judgement on what is 'objectionable' is made based on average Kiwi values, and interpretation of copyright, UCE and content laws in New Zealand.
What's fair? We really don't know.
Since lngz.org, the predecessor to yas.nz was set up in 2009 we've handled over 31 Million hits. That's not a lot by internet standards, but it's more than you get to a knitting club website in a month.
If we find an individual user or group of users is creating a load on the service such that it affects the availability of the website content or links to other users we may put in place rate limiting on those accounts or look to put in place other mechaisims to reduce that impact which might include disabling some links stored on the service.
Yas.nz is provided free 'As Is' and 'As Available' without warranty of any kind.
Yas.nz makes not presentation as to the suitability of the service for any particular purpose.
While we do review links provided to our service Yas.nz has no control over the links provided to our system by it's users and as such shall not be liable for any losses either directly or indirectly related to the use of this service.
Yas.nz may terminate your access to all or any part of the service at any time, with or without notice, effective immediately.
Any such termination may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with your Account.
These terms by their nature would survive termination of an account, including without limitation warranty disclaimers and limitation of liability.