This agreement applies as between you, the User of this website and HowOptimize.com, the owner(s) of this website. Your agreement to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions is deemed to occur upon your first use of the website. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, you should stop using the website immediately.
In this Agreement the following terms shall have the following meanings:
"Account" means collectively the personal/identifying information and credentials used by Users to access parts of the Website and to create Listings;
"Content" means any text, graphics, images, audio, video, software, data compilations and any other form of information capable of being stored in a computer that appears on or forms part of this Website;
"Listing" means a directory listing posted on the Website by a User which shall provide details of that User's business including, but not limited to, contact details;
"Listed Business" means any business which features in a Listing;
"HowOptimize.com" means HowOptimize.com;
"Service" means collectively any online facilities, tools, services or information that HowOptimize.com makes available through the Website either now or in the future;
"System" means any online communications infrastructure that HowOptimize.com makes available through the Website either now or in the future. This includes, but is not limited to, Listings, email addresses and online forms;
"User" / "Users" means any third party that accesses the Website and is not employed by HowOptimize.com and acting in the course of their employment; and
"Website" means the website that you are currently using (HowOptimize.com) and any sub-domains of this site (e.g. subdomain. HowOptimize.com) unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.
2.2.1 You will not systematically copy Content from the Website with a view to creating or compiling any form of comprehensive collection, compilation, directory or database unless given express written permission to do so by HowOptimize.com;
Material from the Website may be re-used without written permission where any of the exceptions detailed in Law.
This Website may contain links to other sites including, but not limited to, those of Listed Businesses. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under the control of HowOptimize.com or that of our affiliates. We assume no responsibility for the content of such Websites and disclaim liability for any and all forms of loss or damage arising out of the use of them. The inclusion of a link to another site on this Website does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them.
7.1.1 you must not use obscene or vulgar language;
7.1.2 your Listing may not contain Content that is unlawful or otherwise objectionable (including that which may be in breach of rules, regulations or legislation specific to your business or industry). This includes, but is not limited to, Content that is abusive, threatening, harassing, defamatory, ageist, sexist or racist;
7.1.3 your Listing may not contain Content that is intended to promote or incite violence;
7.1.4 your Listing should be honest and fair, should not make any unsubstantiated or unsupportable claims, and should not make dishonest or unreasonable comparisons with other businesses;
7.1.5 Listings must be made using the English language(s). Content in any other language may be removed at our sole discretion;
7.1.6 your Listing may not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party including, but not limited to, copyright and trade marks;
7.1.7 businesses outside United States may not be listed:
7.1.8 you must not post links to other Websites containing any of the above types of Content;
7.1.9 the means by which you identify yourself must not violate these Terms and Conditions or any applicable laws;
7.1.10 your Listing must be placed into the appropriate category;
7.1.11 you must not impersonate other people or businesses;
7.1.12 you must not submit material that may contain viruses or any other software or instructions that may damage or disrupt other software, computer hardware or communications networks; and
7.1.13 you must not use our System for unauthorised mass-communication such as "spam" or "junk mail".
7.4.1 any information you submit is accurate and truthful; and
7.4.2 you will keep this information accurate and up-to-date.
In the event that any of the provisions of sub-Clause 7.1, above, are not followed, HowOptimize.com reserves the right to suspend or terminate your access to the Service. Any Users banned in this way must not attempt to use the Website under any other name or by using the access credentials of another User, with or without the permission of that User.
In the event that any party to these Terms and Conditions fails to exercise any right or remedy contained herein, this shall not be construed as a waiver of that right or remedy.
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall confer any rights upon any third party. The agreement created by these Terms and Conditions is between you and HowOptimize.com.
In the event of any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and any prior versions thereof, the provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.