Terms and Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://bluclip.com

Bluclip is currently a commercial and free video streaming site for self hosted videos.

Terms of Service

1. Your Acceptance

A. By using or visiting the Bluclip website or any Bluclip products and services provided to you on, from or through the Bluclip website you signify your agreement to:

i. These terms and privacy policy

ii.The Blu-credit policy.

if you do not agree to all of the above listed terms and policies please do not use this site or any of the services rendered by this site.

B. Although we may attempt to notify you when major changes have been made to any of the above listed terms and policies, you should periodically review the most up-to-date version. Bluclip may, in its sole discretion modify or revise these terms and policies at any time, and you agree to be bound by such modifications or revisions.

2. Service

A. These terms and policies apply to all users of this website and its services, including content contributors, bloggers and channel owners. The services comprise of though not limited to Bluclip products and services which includes the Blu-credit wallet system, Bluclip channels and user accounts.

B. The Blu-credit wallet system service is provided in collaboration with a third party website known as www.paystack.com which is not owned or controlled by Bluclip and as such Bluclip has no control over and assumes no responsibility for the terms of service of this site and as such Bluclip cannot sensor or edit the terms and policies of this site. Bluclip thereby agrees and also advises its users to comply favorably with the terms of use, policies and payment processes of www.paystack.com.

C. We also encourage you when leaving our site to any third party site not owned by us or in collaboration with us in the rendering of certain services to please read the terms and policies of that site you are visiting.

D. We also advice compliance with the terms and policies of third party sites like www.youtube.com when importing videos from such sites unto Bluclip website.

E. We are not liable or accountable in any way for any views gotten by any video on any third party site prior to the importation of such video to our site and we are also not liable for the amount of views any video on our site which is also accessible from any third party site such as YouTube. We would not account for any supposed profit made by such video based on amount of views such a video must have accumulated would not be accounted for by Bluclip.

F. All videos in all categories would receive an earning for each unsubscribed view each video gets provided that such view was goten only on the Bluclip site.

3. Bluclip Accounts

A. In order to use and access some features of this service; you need to create a Bluclip account. You must never use another’s account without due permission. When creating your account you must ensure to provide correct information. You are solely responsible for whatever activity which occurs on your account and you must keep your account password secure. You must notify Bluclip support immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.

B. Although Bluclip would not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized access to your account, you may be liable for the losses of Bluclip or others due to such unauthorized use.

4. General Use of the Service-

Permissions and Restrictions

Bluclip hereby grants you permission to access and use the service as set forth in this terms of service, provided that:

A. You agree not to alter or modify any part of the service.

B. You agree not to distribute in any medium any part of the service or content without Bluclip’s prior written authorization, unless Bluclip makes available the means for such distribution through functionality offered by the service.

C. You agree not to access content on this service through any technology or means not provided by the service itself.

D. You agree not to use this service for any of the following uses without proper approval from Bluclip:

i. The upload of video or content not originally yours. This included pirated videos and movies goten from original sources or third party sites without the permission of the original owner. Such videos if discovered would be removed and all profits made from such video still with Bluclip would be confiscated and delivered to the original owners of such videos if they have a Bluclip account.

ii. The upload of pornographic videos and sex tapes with full pornographic content. Upload of pornographic or highly sexual video would result in an automatic removal of such video from Bluclip along with whatever profits generated by such a video which would never be accounted for by Bluclip.

iii. The upload of video promoting bad social vices and extreme violence. Such videos if uploaded, Bluclip would reserve the right to remove such video once they are flagged as inappropriate by any Bluclip user and whatever profits generated by such video would be seized by Bluclip.

E. You agree that in your use of this service, you would abide by all applicable laws.

F. Bluclip reserves the right to discontinue any part of this service at any time.

5. Content Use

In addition to the general restrictions above, the following restrictions and conditions apply specifically to your use of content.

A. The trademarks, content, service marks and logos in the service are owned and licensed by Bluclip, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law.

B. You agree not to obstruct, disable or otherwise interfere with security related features of this website which prevent or restrict use or copying of any content or enforce limitations on use of the service or the content therein.

C. You understand that when using the service, you will be exposed to content from various sources and that Bluclip is not responsible or liable for the accuracy, usefulness, safety or intellectual property rights of or relating to such content. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to content that is inaccurate, offensive, indecent or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against Bluclip with respect thereto, and to the extent permitted by applicable law, agree to indemnify and hold harmless Bluclip, its owners, operators, affiliates, licensors and licensees to the fullest extent of the law regarding all matters related to your use of the service.

6. Your Content and Conduct

A. As a Bluclip account holder, you may submit content to Bluclip including videos and comments. You hereby understand that Bluclip does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any content you submit.

B. You shall be solely responsible for your own content and consequences of publishing your own content. You agree that you have the publishing and copyright licenses, permissions and warrant to publish your content and you here by grant Bluclip the rights, permissions, licenses, trademarks and trade secretes associated with such content to republish, display, advertise and use in any method deemed fit by Bluclip as subject to this terms of service.

C. For the purpose of clarity, you agree that by submitting your video to Bluclip you grant Bluclip, Bluclip’s (successors) all the rights, warrants, copyright, licenses to publish, perform, display or reproduce your content in any way deemed fit for the sole purpose of promoting the service and advertising your work and you also retain the right to remove your content from the service and all licenses granted to Bluclip would cease to function after a commercially reasonable period of time of your removal or deletion of your content from the service. You also agree that Bluclip might retain server copies of your content but not publish, perform or reproduce them. You hereby through using this service grant Bluclip the above irrevocable rights to your content.

D. You agree not to publish third party and copyrighted materials on the service unless you have the explicit permission of the owner of such content, you agree to be solely responsible for whatever consequences resulting from the publishing of such content.

E. You agree that all video contents within the free category cannot generate and will not generate any sort of paid profit and that Bluclip would not be held accountable for any paid profit generated from such video content.

F. You agree to post only high quality, good and original video content with a high entertaining or educating content to the service for the commercial category, you agree and grant Bluclip the sole right to revoke the commercial status of your commercial video content or remove your video content including its not yet withdrawn profits should its quality be found wanting or its originality in question.

G. By selecting the “commercial video” category for your commercial video content, you agree that all profits to be made from the unsubscribed viewers of your video content would be made in credits (Blu credits) to your account and you agree not to request for any accounting material with respect to the profits generated by your content as all profits which are generated by any unsubscribed view of your commercial video content is credited to your credits account automatically. You agree to check your credit balance using the Blu-credits wallet system as a means to monitor the profits generated by your commercial video contents.

H. You agree not to submit any pornographic or violence promoting content to the Service, you agree not to hold Bluclip liable for any profits generated from any video in the pornographic or violent category.

I. Bluclip does not endorse any content submitted to the service by any user or other licensor, or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and Bluclip expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with content. Bluclip does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on the service, and Bluclip will remove all content if properly notified that such content infringes on another’s intellectual property rights. Bluclip reserves the right to remove content without prior notice.

7. Account Termination policy

A. Bluclip reserves the right to terminate the account of any user without prior notice if such a user is determined under appropriate circumstances to be a repeat infringer.

B. Bluclip reserves the right to determine whether any content violates these terms of service for reasons other than copyright infringement, such as, but not limited to, pornography, obscenity, or excessive length. Bluclip may at any time, without prior notice and in its sole discretion, remove such content and/or terminate a user’s account for submitting such material in violation of these Terms of service.

8. Channel policy

A. You agree that by creating a channel in this service you agree to the terms and privacy policy and the channel policy as stated in this terms and privacy policy.

B. You agree to be solely responsible for all activities which occur on the channel of which you are the author and you agree to be held solely responsible for whatever consequences and legal actions according to the full extent of the law concerning the misuse and infringement of any rights on your channel.

C. You agree that Bluclip, its partners, workers, directors, officers and agents would not in any way be held responsible for whatever action that occurs on your channel and you agree that we are not in any way responsible for monitoring whatever activities that occur on your channel.

D. You agree that Bluclip reserves the sole right to remove/delete your channel should it be proved/found to contain any indecent videos with high violence and sexual content and you agree that should your channel be found to be a repeat infringer that Bluclip reserves the sole right to remove/delete your channel.

E. You agree that all profits to be made from your channel would be made to you in credits and each earning would be credited to your credit balance automatically which you can withdraw using the Blu-credits wallet system, You agree not to hold Bluclip liable to provide any paper work or receipts showing all your earning transactions since that would not be needed as all your credit purchase would be credited to your credit balance automatically.

F. All channels created on Bluclip by any user are in the commercial category and each channel author is entitled to a subscription earning of 50 credits per user who subscribes to the channel author’s channel. This subscription plan runs for a period of thirty days after which the user is required to make another subscription payment of 100 credits to have unlimited access to the channel for another thirty days.

G. You agree not to lease, sell ,handover or pass your channel to another user or anyone order than you and you agree to bear the consequences of the full extent of the law should you be found guilty of the above mentioned action, you also agree that Bluclip would not be held responsible for such channel misuse.

H. You agree not to use your channel for the upload of pornographic videos, videos promoting violence, unauthorized posting of third party copyright video and any other video that infringes on any human right as deemed fit in the law, you also agree that Bluclip, its directors, workers, partners or agents would not be held responsible for any damages or consequences of such actions as stated above.

I. You agree that the 5 credits earning from each unsubscribed view of your video content would not be charged to any of your subscribed viewers as they have unlimited access to all videos on your channel for thirty days, you agree that the 5 credits earning from each unsubscribed view of your commercial category video content would be made to your account automatically, you agree not to hold Bluclip responsible for any form of notification for any new view, new credit earning and subscription earnings, you agree to check your Blucredit balance regularly to know how your commercial videos are performing and to check your subscription and view count which we would provide to you to be able to see how your video earnings are performing.

J. You agree that all your videos are entitled to a credits form of earning from each subscriber and unsubscribed views, you agree that all your commercial, and free category videos are now licensed to Bluclip for the purpose of advertising, performing or promoting the service.

K. You agree not to clone or create another’s account in any circumstance, you agree to bear the full consequences of the law should you be found guilty of such., you agree that Bluclip, it’s officers, directors, workers, partners or agents would not be held responsible in any way for such an act, you agree that Bluclip reserves the right to delete such a channel/user at their own discretion or should they be notified of such.

L. You agree to be solely responsible for the advertisement and promotion of your videos for views. You agree not hold Bluclip responsible for promoting and advertising your video for views.

9. Copyright act

A. If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any content infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the copyright act by sending our support an email with the all necessary materials required for the identification of the material or content of the owner or the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that has been infringed.

B. If you believe that your content that was removed (or to which access was disabled) is not infringing, or that you have the authorization from the copyright owner, the copyright owner’s agent, or pursuant to the law, to post and use the material in your content, you may send a counter-notice containing the necessary information and document to our support team. If the counter notice after verification and consultation by our copyright agent is sustained, the content may be allowed to be re-uploaded and all outstanding profits still in the custody of Bluclip would be restored to the owner within 14 working days.

C. Any copyright complaint received due to the upload of a content under copyright license by a third party probably a user of Bluclip would be verified within 14 working days. Within this time, Bluclip would try to notify the user who uploaded such video content to show a counter notice if he/she has any before such video is finally taken down or removed from the service.

D. Any video content under probation for infringement of any exclusive right would result in all profits of such a user’s account who publishes such content to be frozen. You agree not to withdraw any credits(funds) from Bluclip during this period and you also agree that you will forfeit any profit generated by your account still in the custody of Bluclip should you be found guilty of such infringement allegation after the period of probation.

10. Bluclip Ad Policy

a. You agree that all your free videos are not entitled to any form of earning from Bluclip unless an Ad monetization request is sent to Bluclip, processed and approved by Bluclip.

b. You agree that no free video monetization request would be processed if such video has less than 1000 views.

c. You agree that Bluclip reserves the sole right to approve the monetization of any free video through Ad and to approve any monetization request. You also agree that after the approval of your monetization request Bluclip reserves the sole right to revoke the approval should your video be found wanting, violating any of the above policies and should your video views be less frequent.

d. You agree to earnings of 250 Naira per 1000 unique views on your video on Bluclip. You also agree that by 1000 unique views Bluclip means 1000 views made by different individuals (1000 individuals).

e. You agree that any Ad revenue withdrawal request on a monetized free video below 10,000 views would not be processed. You also agree that on sending of an Ad revenue withdrawal request Bluclip reserves the sole right to determine if such a request is duly earned and if the views on that video are unique or not.

f. You agree that Bluclip after receiving a withdrawal request would verify if the views are unique or not to determine the net earning on that video. You also agree that if after verification the video views is found not to be unique, Bluclip would notify you of the correct earning according to the number of unique views on your free video before proceeding to credit the earning into your Blu-credit wallet.

g. You agree that your video content must be of high quality, highly entertaining or educative and must be in compliance with the terms and policy  of Bluclip. You agree that Bluclip in its sole discretion would determine if your video is appropriate for ad monetization or not and Bluclip reserves the sole right to accept your free video monetization request or reject it. 

h. You agree not to hold Bluclip accountable to provide any means, technology or evidence on how unique views are determined as we use analytic tools to monitor such activities. You also agree that such technology is solely to be used at our own discretion.

i. You agree that all withdrawal request must be verified and approved by Bluclip before crediting into your account. You also agree that all approved ad revenue earnings would be paid into your Blu-credits wallet provided by you within seven (7) working days.

j. You agree that any error arising from incorrect bank account details would result in the forfeiture of any ad revenue on any free video. You also agree that you would not be notified before any prior payment of any ad revenue to your Blu-credits wallet.

k. You agree that payment of ad revenue is made through the Blu-credits wallet system and as such you agree that the Blu-credits policy is binding on you and you accept to abide on it.

11. Warranty disclaimer

You agree that your use of the services shall be at your sole risk. To the fullest extent permitted by law.  Bluclip, its officers, directors, employees, agents and partners disclaim all warranties, express or implied, in connection of the service and your use thereof. Bluclip makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of this site’s content or the content of any site’s linked to this site and assumes no liability or responsibility for any;

i. Errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content, ii. personal injury or property damage, of any nature, whatsoever resulting from your access to and use of our services, iii. any unauthorized access to or use of our secure services and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein, iv. any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from our services. v. any bugs, viruses, Trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to you through our services by any third party and/or any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the services. Bluclip does not warrant, endorse, guarantee or assume responsibility for any product or service advertised or offered by a third party through the service or any hyperlinked services or featured in any banner or other advertising, Bluclip will not be a party to or in any way be responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and third-party providers of products or services. As with the purchase of a product or service through any medium or in any environment, you should use your best judgement and exercise caution where appropriate. You specifically acknowledge that Bluclip shall not be liable for content defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any third party and that the risk of harm or damage from the foregoing rests entirely with you.

12. Ability to accept terms of service

You affirm that you are at least 18 years of age and are fully able to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representatives, and warranties set forth in these terms of service, and to abide by and comply with these terms of service. If you are under the age of 18 please do not use this service.

13. Assignment

These terms of service, and any rights and license hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but maybe assigned by Bluclip without restriction.

14. Blu-credit wallet policy

A. You can monetize your video only by uploading your video on Bluclip and setting your video type to premium when uploading the video on Bluclip. You agree that your earnings would be credited to your Bluclip account automatically as credits which you can later withdraw using the Blu-credits wallet in Naira which might be converted to any currency of your choice during crediting.

B. You agree that all your withdrawal request would be processed and paid into the bank account/Paypal id sent by you to us within seven working days, you agree not to send any withdrawal request less than five thousand Blu-credits (5000BC), you agree that Bluclip would not process any withdrawal request below five thousand Blu-credits(5000BC).

C. You agree to send correct bank account details during each withdrawal request, you agree any payment error arising from the sending of incorrect bank details would result in your forfeiture of the said amount you wish to withdraw.

D. You agree that the maximum amount which can be withdrawn per each withdrawal request is 9 million Blu-credits(9,000,000BC) only, you agree that any single withdrawal request above the said amount above would result to not processing such withdrawal request.

E. You agree that Bluclip reserves the sole right to deduct the amount of credits you wish to withdraw in cash from your credit balance during the seven days processing time of your withdrawal request, you agree that Bluclip may not notify you via email immediately the deduction is made but will notify you via email before the processing of the withdrawal request is completed.

F. You agree that you are solely responsible for your Bluclip account, you would be fully notified via your Bluclip account email before any withdrawal payment is made to any bank account/Paypal id sent to us through your withdrawal form, this process is to enable you complain to us if you never made such a withdrawal request.

G. If after two days of your notification of the impending withdrawal payment you did not complain or report any suspicious activity to us, we would assume you are aware and make the payment, after such payment, you agree that we  are no more accountable and would not entertain anymore complaint based on that withdrawal request as such money cannot be refunded to you by  Bluclip.

H. You agree that it is your sole responsibility to monitor you Bluclip account and report any suspicious and fraudulent activity on your Bluclip account to the Bluclip support team.

15. General Notice

Bluclip is currently based in Abia state, Nigeria and it is mainly a Nigerian service with its office located in Aba in Abia State, Nigeria. This service is extended to other African countries but is only answerable to the Nigerian Government and all users outside Nigeria are advised to use Bluclip according to their local laws.

Privacy Policy

We are very happy for your interest in our service. Data protection is of a high priority to us. Streaming of free videos is possible on our site without any processing of data however if you want to contribute or enjoy the benefits of our commercial streaming service personal data indication would be required but only for the sole purpose of keeping track of your use of the service in order to give you a customized excellent experience. We are committed to providing the best streaming service to you.

Personal Data

The processing of personal data, such as the name, email address or telephone number of a data shall always be in line with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and in accordance with the country specific data protection regulations applicable to the Bluclip service.

As the controller, Bluclip has implemented numerous technical and organizational measures to ensure the most complete protection of all personal data transmitted through this website. However, internet based transmissions may in principle have security gaps, so absolute protection may not be guaranteed.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Cookies

This site uses cookies. Cookies are text files that are stored in a computer system via an internet browser. Main cookies contain a so called cookie ID. A cookie ID is unique identifier of the cookie. It consists of a character string through which internet pages and servers can be assigned to the specific internet browser in which the cookies were stored. This allows visited internet sites and servers to differentiate the individual browser of the data subject from other internet browser can be recognized and identified using the unique cookie ID.

Through the use of cookies, Bluclip can provide the users of this website with more user-friendly services that would not be possible without the cookie setting.

By the means of the cookie, the information and offers on our website can be optimized with the user in mind. It allows us to to be able to recognize our website users, this recognition makes it easier for users to utilize our website.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish a video, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

The data subject may at any time, prevent the setting of cookies through our website by the means of a corresponding setting of the internet browser used, and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an internet browser or some software programs. This is also possible in all popular internet browsers used, not all functions of our websites may be entirely usable.

Collection of general data and information

Bluclip collects a series of general data and information when a data subject or automated system calls up the website. This general data and information are stored in the log files of the server. Collected maybe (1) the browser types and versions used,(2) the operating system used by the accessing system,(3) the website from which an accessing system reaches our website (so-called referrers),(4) the sub websites, (5) the date and time of access to Bluclip site,(6) an internet protocol address (IP address),(7) the internet service provider of the accessing system and (8) any other similar data and information that may be used in the event of attacks on our information technology systems.

When using the general data and information, Bluclip does not draw any conclusions about the user. Rather this information is needed to deliver the content of our website correctly, optimize the content of our website, ensure the long term viability of our information technology systems and website technology and to provide law enforcement authorities with the information necessary for criminal prosecution in case of cyber-attack. Therefore, Bluclip analyzes anonymously collected data and information statistically, with the aim of increasing the data protection and the data security of the service and to ensure optimal protection of the personal data we process. The anonymous data of the server log files is stored separately from all personal data provided by a user.

Registration on our website

A user has the possibility to register on this website with the indication of personal data which includes name, email, nickname and a password. The personal data entered by the user are controlled and stored exclusively by Bluclip for internal use and for the purposes of the promotion of the service.

By registering on Bluclip, the IP address assigned by the internet service provider (ISP) and used by the data subject-date and time of the registration are also stored. The storage of this data takes place against the background that is the only way to prevent the misuse of the service and if necessary to make it possible to investigate committed offenses. This data is not passed on to third parties unless there is a statutory obligation to pass on the data or if the transfer serves the aim of criminal prosecution.

The registration of the user with the voluntary indication of personal data, is intended to enable Bluclip to offer the user contents or services that may only be offered to registered users due to the nature of the mater in question. Registered users are free to change personal data with exception of the nickname specified during registration at any time, or request to have them deleted from the data stock of Bluclip.

Bluclip shall at any time, provide information upon request to each user as to what personal data are stored about the user. In addition, Bluclip shall correct or erase personal data at the request or indication of the user, insofar as there are no statutory storage obligations. The entirety of Bluclip’s employees are available to the user in this respect as contact persons.

Embedded content from other websites

Contents on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.