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Grounds for Revoking / Refusing Verification / KCIP

Grounds for Revoking / Refusing Verification or KCIP

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Grounds for Verification and/or KCIP refusal/removal:
It's essential to adhere to the following guidelines. Failure to do so may lead to the removal or refusal of your channel's verification status or the KCIP. By adhering to these guidelines, you will contribute to a thriving and respectful community, safeguarding your channel's verification status and enhancing the experience for both creators and viewers.


Adhere to TOS:

  • Follow the platform's Terms of Service to establish a safe and respectful environment.

  • Avoid repeated violations of the TOS within a 30-day period.

  • Respect intellectual property rights and avoid unauthorized use of copyrighted content.

  • Refrain from engaging in hate speech, harassment, or any form of harmful behavior.

  • Do not promote or engage in illegal activities during streams.


Unnatural Engagement and Stat Manipulation:

  • Refrain from participating in any practices that artificially manipulate statistics.

  • Refrain from joining or participating in communities that aim to artificially inflate statistics to meet verification requirements.

  • Refrain from self-financing Kick account via subscriptions to artificially inflate channel statistics.


Consistent Activity, Quality Interaction, and Authentic Content Creation:

  • Maintain a regular streaming schedule to prevent 90 days of inactivity.

  • Deliver high-quality content enriched with interactive elements.

  • Stream original, live content that resonates with your audience.

  • Avoid using mirror streams, blank streams, or pre-recorded content.

  • Your channel must have VOD content, enabling viewers to catch up on missed streams and increasing overall channel value.


Reapplying for Verification/KCIP Process:

  • To reapply for verification, ensure you meet the initial requirements and wait 14 days.

  • To reapply for KCIP, ensure you meet the initial requirements and wait 30 days before emailing ([email protected]).

  • Reflect on your content strategy and engagement approach for a successful re-application.


Appealing Verification Removal:
If your verification is revoked, you can appeal the decision by contacting [email protected].
Use the subject line "appeal" along with your handle to express your concerns.

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