September 20, 2012 · IGG

Some Words are Like Sticks and Stones: Indiegogo’s Social Media Commenting Policy


Indiegogo is an open and global platform. While we invite disparate opinions and do not judge or curate the ideas of others, we are strongly committed to fostering a friendly, safe, and respectful environment for our users. The following commenting/posting activities are emphatically discouraged by Indiegogo and could be grounds for removal or a permanent ban:

  • Excessive or counter-productive profanity
  • Hate speech
  • Duplicate posting (aka Spam)
  • Unauthorized posting of personal information
  • Name-specific personal attacks
  • Fake account and/or anonymous posting
  • Sexually explicit or graphic language and content