The accuracy of content within your QuickSite
is the responsibility of the author and their organization. Please make
sure your content is correct and current to the
best of your ability.. Please proofread your grammar, spelling
and punctuation. Please write clearly and concisely using simple
It is the responsibility
of the author and their organization to have and hold the rights to all
content and images placed in your QuickSite pages. You are responsible
for all copyright laws. You must be very
judicious when posting any information about minors. You
may be required to obtain parental or custodial approvals prior to releasing
such information - you must make the determination and obtain the approvals.
Furthermore, you must be at least thirteen years of age to post your own
content directly into QuickSite.
We expect you will use good judgment and
taste in the authoring and design of your QuickSite pages. We expect you
to demonstrate respect for all audiences with your content. We do not
allow vulgar language, in appropriate images, nor any other content
inappropriate for family and community audiences. We expect you to use
your judgment - effectively eliminating the need for any intrusion or review
by the Franklin Web Committee.
Businesses will be limited to a one page
Every addition, edit, or delete you make is
immediately live on the internet. As you have been approved to edit
directly on the Franklin Web Site within the boundaries of your QuickSite.
Review of your content will be handled by an
exception only mechanism. In other words, if complaints or issues arise
after your content is published, only then will it
be subject to review by the Franklin Webmaster and at the discretion of
the Franklin Webmaster. The Franklin Webmaster maintains the
final right to add, modify, or delete to any and all pages at his sole
Many QuickSites are created to
specifically represent information of an organization. Should that
organization raise any issues regarding the content posted by any of their
authors, the organization's concerns will be heavily weighted in any actions
taken by the Franklin Webmaster- generally over the concerns of the
direct author. It is always preferred that any discrepancies between the
author and the organization be managed within the processes of that
The Franklin Webmaster further
maintains the right to terminate privileged access rights to any author,
organization at its sole discretion.
The Franklin Web Site is managed by a Webmaster under the Town of Franklin. As such, it is subject to all laws pertaining to such public
institutions. Because of the Freedom of Information Act, you should
regard all information you supply either
directly or through the Internet as public information unless specifically
protected by privacy laws; such as personal medical or financial data.
Backup and Availability:
you consider the information in your QuickSite critical to your organization,
you should backup your own web content as you make changes. It is
unlikely that we will lose your content, but it is clearly possible.
The web site is currently hosted with an
Internet Service Provider (ISP). We have experienced complete and
partial loss of availability from time to time. We
do not guarantee it will be available as there are many possible sources for
failure such as human error and technology problems. The
Franklin Webmaster monitors the site's availability and works closely with
the ISP when problems arise. Additionally, the QuickSite application is
a custom application created by a volunteer and
as such there are no warranties as to its functionality and you use it at your
These policies are subject to change at
the discretion of the Franklin Webmaster or the Town of Franklin. You are always free to contact
the webmaster for with any
questions or concerns.