These are the Facts and Questions (“FAQ”) that help participants on how the Volvo Trucks United States “I am a Volvo Trucker” Facebook app will operate. In order to participate in the Facebook app, you must first agree to the Terms and Conditions.
“I am a Volvo Trucker” is a Facebook app designed for commercial heavy-haul drivers in the United States and Canada to share the Volvo trucks they drive. By using the Facebook app, you agree that Volvo Trucks North America can use your photo and content as a submission under its Terms and Conditions.
"By uploading photo/s, you get to show your Volvo truck to an entire community of Volvo Trucks drivers. More photos allow Volvo Truck drivers in the United States and Canada to share and engage with a community. Photos may also be featured on the Facebook app as stated in the Terms and Conditions.
No. We only accept photos of your Volvo Trucks model/s sold and driven in the United States or Canada. You must have photographed it yourself and own the copyrights. Uploading photos that you do not own the copyrights to is a violation of international copyright laws and are subject legal action. If you would like to send us photos taken by your friend or another contact, you must have proof of the copyright holder’s permission before uploading the photograph.
We accept the best and high quality photos. Photos may be rejected due to low scan or photo quality. Using a good scanner and camera may improve the chances of getting your photo approved. If using a scanner, try to find the best DPI or scanner settings. If using a camera, please look below at Question 5 (Q5) for more tips on taking the best quality photos. We recommend that photos be bigger than 850x570 pixels. Keep the format at or near 16:9 aspect ratio or larger.
It is important to get the best and high quality photos for “I am a Volvo Trucker”. We reject photos for low esthetic qualities. Please review these tips on how to take the best photos:
We accept photos one at a time using the submission form, but you may upload as many as you want. Please refrain from sending similar photos. If you have a series of photos taken in sequence, select and upload only the best and highest quality photo.
We accept JPG (.jpg), JPEG (.jpeg) and TIFF (.tiff) file formats for photographs. Please refrain uploading raw, GIF (.gif) or PNG (.png) file formats. You may convert format of your photographs using a photo editor or Photoshop.
We recommend that photos be bigger than 850x570 pixels. Keep the format at or near 16:9 aspect ratio or larger. Your photos should be less than 4 megabytes (MB). Acceptable large photos will be automatically resized.
No. You may upload an acceptable photo with any filename.
You keep the copyright on all the photos you upload to “I am a Volvo Trucker”. Please do not upload photos that you do not own the copyrights to.
You own the copyrights to any photograph that you take yourself. All images photographed by you are copyright protected, owned by you and can be uploaded to “I am a Volvo Trucker”.
No. Please use the submission form on “I am a Volvo Trucker” to upload your photos and fill out the fields on the form.
Please include a caption that describes where and why the photograph was taken. You can include information about your Volvo truck including year, specifications and options. We encourage sharing stories about you and your Volvo truck that you feel other truck drivers would enjoy reading. Always use English and do not type in all capitals.
After you upload a photo, it will be reviewed and, if approved, added to the map within 24-48 hours. Check the map after the approval period to see if your photo has been approved.
No. The “I am a Volvo Trucker” Facebook app is designed for Volvo Truck drivers in the United States and Canada.
A photo may be rejected if it does not adhere to the Terms and Conditions of the “I am a Volvo Trucker” Facebook app. Reasons may include copyright issues, models of Volvo Trucks outside of the United States and Canada, and low quality photographs. To improve the chances of your photo being approved, please read the Terms and Conditions and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on this page.
No. Please remove any contact, copyright or other distinctive symbols from your photo before uploading them to the “I am a Volvo Trucker” Facebook app.
All uploaded photos are subject to the Terms and Conditions of the “I am a Volvo Trucker” Facebook app. Once you upload a photo, it may be displayed and will not be taken down.
You will not be able to change info or update a photo once it has been submitted. Please check to make sure all user information and photographs are accurate before submitting your photo. If you have a better quality photo than one submitted before, you may upload another submission.
Featured photos are displayed at the bottom of the “I am a Volvo Trucker” Facebook app. An editor approves photographs for the best and highest quality, complete information, relevance and interest. For a chance to be featured, make sure your photograph reflects Volvo Trucks in the best possible light, angle, etc. As the quality of photos rise, the featured requirements may increase.
For any questions regarding the “I am a Volvo Trucker” Facebook app, please review the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page and the Terms and Conditions. This app is not designed to respond to product, warranty, repair or dealer questions. For those related questions, you may forward your contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.