Kik is for making fun, safe, and genuine connections with people from all of the communities you care about. Our goal with these rules is to let people chat and be themselves, while making sure that everybody can safely enjoy connecting on Kik. Be kind and treat people the way you want to be treated.
What not to Kik:
Pornography and inappropriate content
- Kik prohibits sexually explicit and other inappropriate content in public groups and profiles, including requesting or advertising it
- Sexually explicit content includes nudity in a sexual context and real or implied sexual acts, including descriptions in text
- Inappropriate content is anything else that clearly doesn’t belong in a positive chat community with a general audience ages 13 and up
Sexually suggestive content related to minors
- Never send sexually suggestive content involving anyone under 18, including yourself
- Do not show or promote self harm, including cutting, eating disorders, and suicide
- Sharing information on this topic in ways that does not promote it is ok
Bullying, harassment, or threats
- Do not send mean spirited or unwanted messages to anyone
- Do not threaten to harm a person, group, or their property
- Do not attack people based on race, ethnicity, gender, religion, country of origin, sexual identity or disability
- Do not pretend to be somebody else
- Do not pretend to represent Kik
Invasions of privacy
- Do not take, send or threaten to send pictures or videos of somebody without their consent
- Do not send bulk unsolicited messages, or advertise to somebody without their permission
Illegal activity and dangerous organizations
- Do not use Kik to break the law
- Do not promote terrorism or organized crime
Please take these standards seriously. If they are not followed, Kik may remove offending content, issue temporary or permanent bans, terminate groups, or report offenders to law enforcement where appropriate. These rules will evolve over time to serve the community.
Thank you for contributing to a lively, fun, and fair community.