[ PURPOSE AND AUTHORIZATION ]
The Client is engaging US PRESORT, for the purpose of developing and/or improving a website. Website will be hosted by US PRESORT. The Client authorizes US PRESORT to access its DNS account, and authorizes changes to be made to the DNS servers.
[ WEBSITE CONTENT ]
The Client agrees to provide US PRESORT ALL content for the website such as text, images, video and sound specific to the Client and its industry, in an electronic format. Stock graphic and photos will be used where needed (additional charges may apply). Once the website is completed and installed the integrated Content Management System (CMS) will allow the Client to take on the responsibility of maintaining the content of the site, such as text, images, etc
[ COMPLETION DATE ]
US PRESORT and the Client must work together to complete the website in a timely manner. We agree to work expeditiously to complete the website within the timeframe set. Client understands that if he/she does not respond promptly or does not provide the necessary materials, the completion of the project might be delayed.
[ LIABILITY ]
US PRESORT does not warrant that the functions contained in the website will be uninterrupted or error-free. In no event will US PRESORT be liable to the Client or any third party for any damages, including any lost profits, lost savings or other incidental, consequential or special damages arising out of the operation of or inability to operate these web pages or website. If any provision of this agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
[ COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS ]
The Client represents to US PRESORT and unconditionally guarantees that any elements of text, graphics, photos, designs, trademarks, or other artwork furnished to US PRESORT for inclusion in web pages are owned by the Client, or that the Client has permission from the rightful owner to use each of these elements, and will hold harmless, protect, and defend US PRESORT and its subcontractors from any claim or suit arising from the use of such elements furnished by the Client.
[ COPYRIGHT NOTICE ]
Ownership of all source code remains with the US PRESORT and will only transfer to the Client upon payment of a specified fee. This fee is not covered in this proposal and will require separate negotiation.
[ RESERVATION OF RIGHTS ]
All rights not expressly granted hereunder are reserved to US PRESORT, including but not limited to all rights in sketches, comps, or other preliminary materials. Client acknowledges and agrees that US PRESORT may include the Site, the Pages or any of the other Prepared Materials in US PRESORT’s portfolio, case studies, and other marketing promotions. The Client may publish or disclose information regarding the Work and shall acknowledge the support of US PRESORT in all such publications.
[ SEO TERMS ]
All fees are non-refundable. All fees, services, documents, recommendations, and reports are confidential.
US PRESORT 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.
Due to the competitiveness of some keywords/phrases, ongoing changes in search engine ranking algorithms, and other competitive factors, US PRESORT does not guarantee #1 positions or consistent top 10 positions for any particular keyword, phrase, or search term. However, we guarantee increase of traffic to the site and improved ranking after at least four months of services,
Some search directories offer expedited listing services for a fee. If the Client wishes to engage in said expedited listing services (e.g., paid directories), the Client is responsible for all paid for inclusion or expedited service fees.
Linking to “bad neighborhoods” or getting links from “link sellers” can seriously damage all SEO efforts. US PRESORT does not assume liability for the Client's choice to link to or obtain a link from any particular website without prior consultation.
[ PAYMENTS ]
WEB DESIGN ONLY. Non-refundable 50% Deposit due at signing. Before launch, another 40% are due, Balance at Launch - 10%, or per package selected if available.
WEB DESIGN WITH SEO MONTHLY PACKAGES. The monthly packages are valid only with 6 months minimum commitment. A valid Credit Card or Bank Account has to be provided for automated billing.
SOCIAL MEDIA PACKAGES. All social media packages are monthly based, there is NO associated setup, or cancellation fees, however the service can be cancelled at the end of the monthly cycle. No refunds will be issued.
[ CANCELLATION ]
If the Client halts work and applies by registered letter for a cancellation within 30 days of the Effective Date to US PRESORT, 3801 Victory Blvd., Ste 1, Staten Island, NY 10314 phone (718) 980-6556, The Client will be provided with a final billing within 10 day of the cancellation. Any work completed up to the cancellation date will be billed to the Client. The Client is responsible to pay for any work completed which is not covered by the initial deposit. SEO packages cannot be cancelled.
The undersigned agrees to the terms of this agreement on behalf of his or her organization or business.