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SEO4Uís Terms and Conditions

1. Definitions

ďAgreementĒ means the agreement which is governed by these Terms and Conditions
ďAssociated DocumentsĒ means any documents created by Seo4U on the reading of which contains terms which relate to the relationship between Seo4U and its Customer.
ďCustomerĒ means the person who engages the Services of SEO4U pursuant to the Agreement and any other person deemed to be a Customer pursuant to these Terms and Conditions.
ďPeriodĒ means the duration of the Agreement which is six months unless otherwise stated in the Customer proposal.
ďPPC ServicesĒ means pay per click services and products such as Google Adwords, Facebook, Bing that SEO4U may manage on behalf of the Customer the Terms of which are governed by the PPC Terms attached hereto.
ďSEO4UĒ means SEO4U and Vision & Solutions Pty Ltd or any other related entity or company trading under the SEO4U.com.au brand name.
ďServicesĒ means all services of the type and nature as described in these Terms and Conditions, Customer Proposal, Schedule to Customer Proposal and Associated Documents provided by Seo4U to the Customer.
ďService FeeĒ means the specified rate, price or lump sum amount for the performance of each item of the Services as adjusted in accordance with the Agreement.
ďTerms and ConditionsĒ means the terms and conditions of the Agreement as provided in clause 2.2.
ďWebsiteĒ means those of the Customerís website or website which specifically are to be the subject of the Services.

2. AGREEMENT

2.1 The Customer is deemed to have accepted the Terms and Conditions in any of the following ways:
2.1.1 by providing a written acceptance to the Terms and Conditions by execution of SEO4Uís Terms and Conditions or by any other form of written communication:
2.1.2 by placing an order with SEO4U or instructing SEO4U to provide the Services after:
(a) SEO4Uís Terms and Conditions received by the Customer; or
(b) the availability of SEO4Uís Terms and Conditions on SEO4Uís website are brought to the notice of the Customer in the Customer Proposal or otherwise.
2.2 The Terms and Conditions comprise the terms in SEO4Uís Terms and Condition read in conjunction with the Customer proposal , Schedule to Customer Proposal and Associated Documents if any and where there is a conflict between between SEO4Uís Terms and Conditions and the other contractual documentation created by SEO4U the documentation will prevail in the following priority to the extent of such inconsistency:
2.2.1 Service Agreement if any;
2.2.2 Customer Proposal.
2.2.3 SEO4Uís Terms and Conditions;
2.2.4 Associated Documents.
2.3 Where there are PPC Services provided by Seo4U to the Customer, the PPC Terms will prevail over the documents stated in subclause 2.2

2A. WARRANTIES BY CUSTOMER

2A.1 If the Customer is not the registered proprietor of the domain name of the Website, the Customer warrants that it is authorised to contract on behalf of the registered proprietor and both the Customer and the registered proprietor are jointly and severally liable for the obligations of the Customer under the Terms and Conditions.
2A.2 The Customer warrants that it has given SEO4U all necessary information for it to perform its work including details of all parties which have access to make changes to the website.

2B. CUSTOMERíS RESPONSIBILITIES

2B.1 The Customer will:
2B.1.1 disclose to SEO4U all information in the Customerís possession relevant to the provision of the Services;
2B.1.2 comply with all legal requirements and requirements of all relevant statutory authorities relating to the Services;
2B.1.3 provide SEO4U with such access to the Website and to provide all necessary assistance to enable SEO4U to change and modify the Website which is reasonably required to enable SEO4U to provide the Services safely in accordance with the Agreement;
2B.1.4 make available as soon as is reasonably possible to SEO4U all material required to complete the Services;
2B.1.5 notify SEO4U in writing within 14 days prior to any proposed change in the legal entity, structure, management, change, control of the Customerís business or change of the registered proprietor of the domain name of the Website The Customer will remain liable under the Agreement unless released in writing by SEO4U.

3. PERFORMANCE LEVELS

3.1 The Customer acknowledges that:
3.1.1 SEO4U is unable to guarantee improved rankings in Australiaís major search engines;
3.1.2 SEO4U is unable to guarantee improved traffic to the Customerís website(s).
3.1.3 SEO4U makes no warranty that the Services will generate any increase in sales, business activity, profits or any other form of improvement for the Customerís business or any other purpose;
3.2 The use of the SEO4U Services is at the Customerís own risk.
3.3 SEO4U will endeavour to ensure that any development/design site or application will function correctly on the server 2 which it is initially installed on when viewed with the latest version of the web browsing software Microsoft Internet Explorer or Mozilla browsers or Chrome browsers. SEO4U can offer no guarantees of the correct functioning with all browsers.

4. EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OF SEO4U

4.1 To the fullest extent permissible by law, SEO4U shall not be liable to the Customer for any damages, including without limitation any direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential damages (including but not limited to damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of programs or information, loss of goodwill or loss of use of facilities or equipment), or any other damages whether arising from the negligence of SEO4U or otherwise. Where liability cannot be legally excluded, the liability of SEO4U shall be limited to the cost of supplying the Services again.
4.2 The Customer agrees to indemnify SEO4U, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents and partners and its and their respective employees from and against all damages, liabilities, actions, causes of action, suits, claims, demands, losses, costs and expenses (including without limitation reasonable attorneys fees and disbursements and court costs) by any third party claim for damages arising out of or in any way connected with the supply of Services by SEO4U to the Customer, including without limitation any direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential damages (including but not limited to damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of programs or information, loss of goodwill or loss of use of facilities or equipment), or any other damages whether arising from the negligence of SEO4U or otherwise including any claims arising from or in connection with the Customerís information and the Customerís use of SEO4U Services.
4.3 The exclusions and indemnities in clauses 4.1 and 4.2 above apply to but are not limited to the following instances:
4.3.1 malfunctioning of the Website or any part of it;
4.3.2 copyright infringements and any other infringements of intellectual property rights including but not limited to patents and confidential information caused by materials submitted by the Customer.
4.3.3 failure to meet agreed deadlines;
4.3.4 URLs dropped or excluded by a search engine for any reason;
4.3.5 acts or causes beyond SEO4Uís control, including but not limited to acts of God, strikes, lockouts, communications line or equipment failures, power failures, earthquakes, or other disasters;
4.3.6 failure of URLs to achieve specific positions within a particular search engine;
4.3.7 the use or the results of the use of the materials available through the SEO4U Services from third parties or otherwise not being correct, accurate, timely or reliable;
4.3.8 loss of data through corruption, piracy, breach of security or for any other reason that is not based on intentional or grossly negligent actions of SEO4U;
4.3.9 the functioning of any software created for the Customer whether database, e-commerce applications or otherwise;
4.3.10 unavailability, malfunction or interruption of services; and
4.3.11 changes made by SEO4U to the Customerís website.
4.4 SEO4U reserves the right to refuse to handle in any way, material which may be deemed offensive, illegal or in any way controversial, and also to terminate any free hosting service should the necessity arise and SEO4U reserves the right to refuse to use, incorporate or implement any material of a copyrighted or other legally protected nature unless adequate proof is given of permission to use such material.

5. FEES AND PAYMENTS

5.1 Upon acceptance of the Terms and Conditions, the Customer is liable to pay the total amount in advance for SEO4Uís Services. However, SEO4U may agree at its sole option to accept in lieu of payment of the total amount, equal monthly payments in advance during the Period. If the Customer breaches the Terms and Conditions, the total amount will immediately become due and payable.
5.2 If additional work is performed by SEO4U as a result of changes requested by the Customer which were not contemplated by the parties at the date of the Agreement or which resulted from a default by the Customer or an algorithm penalty or by changes made to the website by a third party, SEO4U may make a reasonable additional charge for the additional work performed by it.
5.3 In the event that the Customer fails to make payment of SEO4U invoices, without prejudice to any other rights SEO4U has, interest will accrue at the rate of 2% per month on any outstanding amount and the Customer indemnifies SEO4U against all costs and expenses however arising from such default including legal costs on a solicitor/own client basis and any mercantile agentís cost at a commission rate of not more than 18 percent and any such liability shall be deemed to be part of the indebtedness of the Customer to SEO4U.
5.4 SEO4U has the right to suspend the provision of the Services in the event of non payment for the same by the Customer of accounts rendered by SEO4U for the period of 30 days;
5.5 There are no refunds available on Services by SEO4U.
5.6 All SEO4U charges will be deducted against the credit card or account the Customer designates in the executed Credit Card Authority or Direct Debit authority such 3 deduction being made 7 days SEO4U renders the tax invoice on the Customer. The Customer agrees that SEO4U may charge the credit card or direct debit for any additional amounts (including taxes and late fees, as applicable) as may be accrued in connection with SEO4Uís charges.
5.7 If the Customer disputes an invoice including disputing an item in an invoice, the Customer must notify SEO4U in writing of the issue in dispute within 7 days of becoming so aware and must pay such part of the invoice which is not disputed in accordance with SEO4Uís trading terms, failing which the Customer waives all rights to dispute the invoice at a later date.

6. TERMINATION

6.1 Subject to clause
6.2, Both SEO4U and the Customer may each terminate the Agreement at the expiration of the Period by giving written notice of its intention to do so at least 30 days before the end of the Period. If neither party gives notice of intention to terminate, the Agreement will continue for a further Period on the same terms and conditions unless it has been agreed in writing between the parties that the Agreement shall not run for a further Period in which case the Agreement shall continue from month to month until terminated by either party on one monthís notice.
6.2 SEO4U may give the Customer written notice of variation of the Agreement (including the fees and charges of SEO4U) and the variation(s) will take effect 14 days after such notice is given but never any earlier than the expiration of the Period of the Agreement. If notice of variation is given, the Customer may terminate the Agreement by giving written notice to SEO4U within 14 days of receiving notice of variation, such termination to take effect when the variation would have taken effect save for the termination by the Customer.
6.3 SEO4U may terminate the Agreement immediately by written notice to the Customer where the Customer:
6.3.1 becomes bankrupt, or insolvent, or becomes subject to external administration; or
6.3.2 commits a substantial breach or default under the Agreement; or
6.3.3 repudiates the Agreement; and if SEO4U does give such notice, the Customer must pay SEO4U the sum of all monies due and payable but unpaid which includes any balance of a lump sum amount.

7. SEO4UíS RIGHTS

7.1 Any remedy of SEO4U under these Terms and Conditions is in addition to and not in substitution for any remedy which SEO4U has in law.
7.2 If the Customer unlawfully terminates, SEO4U can remove data or other matters which it placed on the Website.
7.3 Any scripts, cgi applications or software (unless specifically agreed) written by SEO4U remain the copyright of SEO4U and may only be commercially reproduced or resold with the permission of SEO4U.

8. PRIVACY

8.1 The Customer agrees that the Customerís personal data may be used and retained by SEO4U for the following purposes:
8.1.1 provision of good & services
8.1.2 marketing of good & services
8.1.3 processing any payment instructions.

9. CONFIDENTIALITY

9.1 Notwithstanding the expiration or termination of the Agreement, each party agrees to keep in confidence and prevent the unauthorized use or disclosure to any unauthorized person or persons of all Confidential Information which is received under the Agreement and to use such data only for the above stated purpose save where such Confidential Information is:
9.1.1 in the public domain at the time it is disclosed; or
9.1.2 known to the receiving party at the time of disclosure; or
9.1.3 used or disclosed with the prior, written approval of the disclosing party; or
9.1.4 used or disclosed after five (5) years from the date it was first disclosed by the disclosing party to the other party pursuant to the Agreement; or
9.1.5 independently developed by the receiving party; or
9.1.6 known to the receiving party from a source other than the disclosing party without a breach of the Agreement by the receiving party. 10 Miscellaneous 10.1 These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by, performed under, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Victoria and the parties hereto agree to submit to the non exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Victoria. 10.2 If any provision or any part of a provision of these Terms and Conditions is held invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, these Terms and Conditions shall remain otherwise in full force apart from such provision or such part of a provision which shall be deleted. 10.3 SEO4U can assign it rights under the Agreement upon the provision of 30 days written notice to the Customer. The Customer cannot assign its rights under the Agreement without the express written consent of SEO4U.

PPC TERMS

This schedule provides additional specific terms and conditions for the provision of PPC Services by SEO4U. Where the terms and conditions in this Schedule are in conflict with any other terms, the terms and conditions in this schedule will prevail in accordance with clause 2.3 of the Terms and Conditions.
1. There is a minimum three month term for the supply and charging of PPC Services by SEO4U to the Customer.
2. Fees 2.1 The fee for PPC Services is stated in the Customer Proposal as a base monthly fee plus GST payable in advance.
2.2 The first monthly fee plus GST is payable on setting up the account and payable monthly thereafter.
2.3 Monthly fees will be calculated as the base monthly fee stated in the Customer Proposal plus GST per month or a specific percentage of the total Adwords spend, whichever is greater. Adjustments for amounts greater than the monthly fee will be made at the end of each month and be payable on the next invoice issued to the Customer.
3. SEO4U will offer a managed Adwords service with the following provisions:
3.1 SEO4U will setup a new Adwords account for the Customer.
3.2 SEO4U will have sole access and retain ownership of the new Adwords account.
3.3 SEO4U will provide the Customer via Google Analytics with access 24/7 to reporting and campaign date.
3.4 SEO4U will endeavour to spend the predetermined Google click cost budget each month. SEO4U will not be liable for any under or over spend.
3.5 The Customer is liable for all Adwords charges generated from the Adwords account.
4. Payment 4.1 All fees are payable monthly in advance.
4.2 All fees including Click costs payable to Google shall be paid by the Customer either by:
4.2.1 the provision of a credit card by the Customer to SEO4U that can be used to pay Google click costs directly to Google up to a defined spending budget as confirmed by the Customer together with the fees of SEO4U; or
4.2.2 the Customer providing a direct debit authority the fees of SEO4U including Google click cost budget for payment directly into the SEO4U bank account which shall be transacted each month before SEO4U makes payment to Google. SEO4U will raise an invoice for the click costs and GST and be responsible for paying Google for the click costs due from the pre deposited amount.
5. Termination of service After the initial three month term, to terminate the PPC services, the Customer has to give at least one monthís notice in writing of termination and if notice is given during a calendar month, the notice will be deemed to have been given on the last day of that calendar month and the Customer will be liable for the cost of the Services to the expiration of the notice period.

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