Terms & Conditions

Definitions & Contact

“Purple Turtle Creative” is defined as a brand name of Michelle Blanchette’s sole-proprietorship (“I”, “me”, and “my”).

“Software” is defined as software by Purple Turtle Creative or Michelle Blanchette. Authorship is noted within all software packages.

“Users” is defined as users of the Software that have agreed to these Terms of Service (“you” and “your”).

The Purple Turtle Creative website address is: https://purpleturtlecreative.com/

You may contact Michelle directly at: [email protected]

I. Software Licensing

My Softwares include a copy of their respective licenses, as well as an annotation identifying the applicable license. Users are encouraged to carefully read and understand the permissions and restrictions described in the included license before making use of the Software.

Users who are unable or unwilling to abide by the included license should immediately cease use and forfeit ownership of the Software.

Users are not granted permission to redistribute my Softwares. All Software should be acquired from Purple Turtle Creative’s website or own listings on third-party platforms, such as the WordPress.org plugins directory. If a User would like to share the Software, a direct link to the Purple Turtle Creative website’s Software offering or official third-party listing should instead be shared. If the official listing for a Software cannot be found or identified, Users should directly contact me so that I may provide the appropriate link or offer alternative advice for sharing.

I reserve the right to decline Users permission to share my Software in any manner or on any specific channel or medium.

II. Warranty

Software sold and distributed by Purple Turtle Creative are done so in the hope that they will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Inasmuch as WordPress functions correctly on a clean install of itself as provided by official WordPress.org release download packages, Purple Turtle Creative Software is guaranteed to function on a clean install of the minimum, stable, and required version of WordPress as mentioned in the Software’s specifications. I do not guarantee that the Software will function with all third-party plugins, themes, or web browsers of any kind. I do not assume responsibility and will not be held responsible for any conflicts or compatibility issues that may occur due to third-party software. I assume no responsibility for any data loss as a result of installing or using Purple Turtle Creative Software. Should conflicts occur with third-party software, I may provide support at my discretion.

My Softwares are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied. I shall not be liable for any damages, including but not limited to, direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages or losses that occur due to the use or inability to use my Softwares.

Software is sold and distributed “as is” and with no implied meaning that it will function exactly as you would like or as displayed across the Purple Turtle Creative website.

III. Support

Support services provided by Purple Turtle Creative in regards to Users’ Software is not guaranteed, though I try my best to be responsive and available.

Support services are typically provided via email correspondence, though other forms and channels of communication may be used, such as GitHub comments and Discussions. Any form of support communication between me and the User is meant to assist the User with their qualifying Software. I provide support communications as available and “at will”. Communications may be severed at any time, even before an inquiry is concluded to be “resolved”.

Whilst I attempt to provide the best support possible for my Software, I do not guarantee that any particular support request can, or will be solved to the extent, or within a timeframe that the inquirer is completely satisfied.

IV. Website & Software Content

All content found on the Purple Turtle Creative website and throughout the Software including images, documentation, support queries, and any other information is property of Purple Turtle Creative, unless otherwise stated, and may not be redistributed without permission or consent.

Purple Turtle Creative branded assets, such as logos and the overall “look and feel” of the Purple Turtle Creative website, are protected under U.S. copyright laws. Do not use my assets in any way that suggests you are affiliated with me unless you have been given explicit consent to do so.

V. Third-Party Integrations

Some Purple Turtle Creative Software, writings, presentations, or other contents may include mentions or displays of third-parties. I do not claim to own or be affiliated with third-party brands and their assets, and I make efforts to properly follow the brand guidelines and rules made available by the third-parties.

Users must not remove, hide, or change the language of third-party disclaimer notices that may be contained in Purple Turtle Creative contents and Softwares as they are required by the third-party. Any act by the User to damage or otherwise discredit a third-party shall be disputed between the third-party and the offending User.

By acquiring and using Purple Turtle Creative Softwares which utilize third-party integrations, the User agrees to the rules and regulations of using such integrations. These third-party agreements are typically found and agreed upon by the User during the setup of Softwares utilizing such integrations, such as when requesting an API access token to connect their third-party account with the Software.

I greatly appreciate and respect third-parties and their APIs which I implement. I strictly do not tolerate any User found to be abusing the third-party systems my Softwares may utilize, and I may, as such, cancel an offending User from receiving my support or Software update services.

VI. Price Changes

Purple Turtle Creative reserves the right to remove or change a Software offering without prior notice or consent. Prices of all Softwares are subject to change without prior notice or consent. Software initially offered for free may eventually require payment for download or usage. Should an existing User be affected by this change, the User shall be notified and payment shall be requested.

VII. License Agreement

By downloading and continuing use of my Software, you indicate and consent that you have read and agree to the Terms of Service listed and detailed in this document. I reserve the right to change or modify the current Terms of Service without prior notice or consent.

VIII. Severability

If any part of this agreement is declared unenforceable or invalid, all remaining clauses in this agreement shall remain binding on the User.

Michelle Blanchette

Michelle Blanchette

Full-stack web developer, specialized in WordPress and API integrations. I single-handedly build elegant software solutions with special attention toward usability, performance, and data privacy. My favorite words are "efficient", "productive", and "simple".