E.CityWideSEO.com search engine optimization services (“SEO”) are provided to the client (“you” or “Client”) under the terms and conditions of this SEO Agreement (the “Agreement”).
By entering into this Agreement, you represent and affirm that you are at least 18 years of age, that you have the legal authority to enter into this Agreement on behalf of the Client, and that you have not been coerced into entering into this Agreement.
CityWideSEO.com SEO is a fee-based service provided by CityWideSEO.com to serve the needs of businesses. Business owners who sign up for the SEO can receive placement on one of the websites operated by CityWideSEO.com.
For illustrative purposes of how SEO works, CityWideSEO.com owns several domains and operates several websites and regularly acquires new domains and websites. The Client’s information will be placed on a website owned and operated by CityWideSEO.com (the “Website”) so that it appears as if the Website is owned and operated by the Client.
CityWideSEO.com will perform SEO on the Website so that the Client’s information appears in as many places as possible on the Internet, including Google Local, Yahoo Local, Microsoft Live Local, Google Organic, Yahoo Organic, Microsoft Live Organic, among others. When multiple businesses are being listed on the same page, CityWideSEO.com will work to have the Client’s information listed as close as possible to the top.
All listings submitted to CityWideSEO.com must meet the following minimum criteria:
The listing must be for a business based in the United States;
The listing must be in the English language with the official business name visible to any visitor to that site; and
The listing must not contain any content, products, services, or other information that in CityWideSEO.com’s sole determination may be inappropriate or illegal to sell under any applicable law, statute, ordinance, or regulation, that may infringe or violate anyone’s rights, or that CityWideSEO.com believes, in its sole discretion, is inflammatory, offensive, or otherwise inconsistent with the spirit of CityWideSeo.com.
The foregoing criteria are minimum requirements only, and CityWideSEO.com, in its sole discretion, may consider other criteria before accepting the submission.
CityWideSEO.com reserves the right to decide whether, where, and how a listing appears on the Website.
As part of your service, you may receive the temporary use of telephone numbers that are used to track the progress of your listing. CityWideSEO.com shall control these telephone numbers and may replace or change the numbers without notice.
CityWideSEO.com has the sole discretion as to whether to accept your listing. The Website, along with any domains, content, or telephone numbers associated with the Website shall at all times be owned by and subject to the sole control of CityWideSEO.com.
Client must acknowledge the following with respect to SEO services. Additional enrollment conditions apply, as follows:
if you have requested for us to redirect your existing domain to your new Citywide site, you must provide the credentials necessary to complete the redirect or
if you have requested that we perform the organic service on your existing website, you must provide the credentials necessary for Citywide to access your website to perform the optimization work.
Terms of Payment.
In order for CityWideSEO.com to consider your listing, you must submit a valid credit card or checking account number, or provide other payment information acceptable to CityWideSEO.com in its sole discretion. Unless you prepay several months, you agree that your credit card or checking account will be charged the current monthly fee specified when you ordered the SEO on the date that you submit your listing and will continue to be charged the current monthly fee on that date on each subsequent month during the term of this Agreement. CityWideSEO.com may change its fees upon providing 30 days’ notice to you.
In the event that you prepay for several months of SEO, we will consider the prepayment to be earned by us evenly each month we render services to you.
In the event that your credit card expires, you hereby give us permission to submit the credit card charge with a later expiration date.
If you are four days late on your monthly payment, CityWideSEO.com will charge you an additional $25 late fee and $5 for each additional day late.
If client decides to cancel before the agreed upon date (ie 6 months, 9 months, 12 months), client agrees to pay a $2,500 cancellation fee as well as provide a 30 day written notice of cancellation.
In the event you do not pay the monthly fee and/or the cancellation fee, CityWideSEO.com will turn your account over to the Collections Department.
Client must acknowledge the following with respect to SEO services:
Citywideseo.com’s SEO services are intended to serve two main purposes: 1) to provide the Client with increased exposure in search engines, and 2) to drive targeted online traffic to the site.
All fees are non-refundable.
All fees, services, documents, recommendations, and reports are confidential.
Client agrees that Citywideseo.com has no control over the policies of search engines with respect to the type of sites and/or content that they accept now or in the future. The Client’s website may be excluded from any directory or search engine at any time at the sole discretion of the search engine or directory.
Due to the competitiveness of some keywords/phrases, ongoing changes in search engine ranking algorithms, and other competitive factors, Citywideseo.com does not guarantee #1 positions or consistent top 10 positions for any particular keyword, phrase, or search term at any time.
Google has been known to hinder the rankings of new websites (or pages) until they have proven their viability to exist for more than a couple of months. This is referred to as the “Google Sandbox.” Citywideseo.com assume no liability for ranking/traffic/indexing issues related to Google Sandbox penalties.
Occasionally, search engines will drop listings for no apparent or predictable reason. Often, the listing will reappear without any additional SEO. Should a listing be dropped during the SEO campaign and does not reappear within 30 days of campaign completion, Citywideseo.com will re-optimize the website/page based on the current policies of the search engine in question.
The SEO strategy behind CityWideSEO.com has been the process of years of research and experience. The client must acknowledge that CityWideSEO.com is not required to disclose or prove the details of their SEO strategy.
Term of Agreement.
This agreement will begin on the date you sign the contract and will continue for the agreed period of time. The contract renews automatically for the time frame of the original contract, unless cancelled in writing 45 days prior to renewal. CityWideSEO charges a 45-day cancellation fee for the total of one month’s service.
The provisions of Section V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI and XII shall survive any termination of the Agreement.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless CityWideSEO.com and its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, shareholders, employees, and agents, from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of or listing in the SEO, the acceptance or rejection of your listing, any alleged violation of this Agreement, any alleged violation of any rights of others, or any action or failure to act by You. CityWideSEO.com reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, which shall not excuse your indemnity obligations.
THE SEO IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. NEITHER THIS AGREEMENT NOR ANY DOCUMENTATION FURNISHED UNDER IT IS INTENDED TO EXPRESS OR IMPLY ANY WARRANTY THAT THE SEO WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY OR ERROR-FREE. CITYWIDESEO.COM AND ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS, SHALL NOT BE LIABLE, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES OR LEGAL THEORIES WHATSOEVER, FOR ANY LOSS OF BUSINESS, PROFITS, OR GOODWILL, LOSS OF USE OR DATA, INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS, OR FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OF ANY CHARACTER, EVEN IF CITYWIDESEO.COM IS AWARE OF THE RISK OF SUCH DAMAGES, THAT RESULT IN ANY WAY FROM YOUR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SEO OR THE CONTINUATION OF YOUR LISTING IN THE SEO. CITYWIDESEO.COM’S LIABILITY TO YOU SHALL NOT, FOR ANY REASON, EXCEED THE AMOUNT ACTUALLY PAID BY YOU TO CITYWIDESEO.COM UNDER THIS AGREEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR LIABILITIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
No party to this Agreement shall be liable to the other for any delay or failure in performance under the Agreement resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature or causes beyond its reasonable control.
Any notices or communications under the Agreement shall be by electronic mail or in other form of writing and shall be deemed delivered upon receipt to the party to whom such communication is directed, at the addresses specified below. If to CityWideSEO.com, such notices shall be addressed to je@CityWideSEO.com, or to such other address as CityWideSEO.com may provide to you. If to you, such notices shall be addressed to the electronic mailing address or other mailing address provided by you. It is your obligation to keep your contact information with CityWideSEO.com current.
CitywideSEO.com may, from time to time, update these Terms and Conditions. You agree that CitywideSEO.come may modify the terms of the Agreement at its sole discretion and without advanced notice. Any part of Agreement, website or content may be changed at any time, for any reason, and at the sole discretion of CitywideSEO.com.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the SEO and supersedes all previous proposals, both oral and written, representations, writings and all other communications between the parties.
The parties each acknowledge that prior to the execution of this Agreement; they apprised themselves of sufficient relevant data, either through attorneys, experts or other sources of their own selection, in order that they might intelligently exercise their own judgment in deciding whether to execute this Agreement. The parties further acknowledge that they have read this Agreement and that they have received the advice and counsel of attorneys, experts and advisers of their own choosing, and that they know and understand the terms, the force and effect of this Agreement and that they execute it voluntarily, and with and upon full knowledge and with understanding of its content, terms, significance and force and effect, which knowledge, understanding and advice of counsel are acknowledged by the execution hereof.
Governing Law and Venue.
The laws of the state of Texas shall govern the construction and interpretation of this Agreement. This Agreement is fully performable in Bexar County, Texas. In addition, the parties agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the State and Federal Courts located in Bexar County, Texas.