- March 22, 2019
Integrity Marketing, SEO Services Terms/Conditions:
Integrity Marketing & SEO Services has followed the best available Internet marketing practices throughout our 23 years of Internet knowledge and experience that out-performs your competitors and puts you as high as possible on all the major search engines for your targeted search terms.
Search engines have complex algorithms that evaluate website pages on the Internet against keyword searches performed by users. It is “not” possible for anyone to guarantee specific “Placement” results for any website or webpage because they are not in control of the search engines, only the techniques applied in an effort to achieve the desired result (higher placement).
From hereon in, the client will be referred to as “Client” and Integrity Marketing & SEO will be referred to as “SEO”.
1. Integrity Marketing will provide the client with Search Engine Optimization Services as described in this contract. The SEO will use mutually agreed upon keywords and/or phrases to place the client’s website on the front page of the search engines.
2. All fees must be payed within 24 hours of the date on the invoice issued.
The SEO, Search Marketing services are intended to serve two main purposes: 1) to provide the Client with “front page placement” in search engines, and 2) to drive targeted online traffic to the site. (We are not responsible for sales conversions on your website. We do offer sales conversion optimization services at an additional cost.)
3. The SEO services will include (but are not limited to):
• 100% white hat optimization techniques
• Researching keywords and phrases to select appropriate, relevant, most searched search terms.
• Obtaining “back links” from other related niche related websites and directories in order to generate link popularity and traffic.
• Editing and/or optimization of text for various html tags, meta data, page titles, and page text as necessary.
• Analysis and recommendations on optimal website structure, navigation, code, etc. for best SEO purposes possible.
• Recommend, as required, additional web pages or content for the purpose of “catching” keyword/phrase searches.
• Create traffic and ranking reports for client and any associated pages showing rankings in the major search engines.
4. Client acknowledges the following with respect to SEO services:
• All fees, services, documents, recommendations, and reports are confidential.
• The SEO 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, the SEO does not guarantee any position placement.
• All fees are non-refundable.
• Linking to “bad neighborhoods” or getting links from “link farms” can seriously damage all SEO efforts. The SEO does not assume liability for the Client’s or for an external sources choice to link to or obtain a link from any particular website without prior consultation.
• All backlinks produced by the SEO to the client’s website will be monitored by the SEO and the Client will be notified upon request by the client.”
5. The SEO is not responsible for changes made to the website by the Client or third party sources that adversely affect the search engine rankings of the Client’s website.
6. The Client guarantees any elements of text, graphics, photos, designs, trademarks, or other artwork provided to the SEO for inclusion on the website above are owned by the Client, or that the Client has received permission from the rightful owner(s) to use each of the elements, and will hold harmless, protect, and defend the SEO and its subcontractors from any liability or suit arising from the use of such elements.
SEO takes up to one year to maximize results and we do invest a large amount of funds into your campaign. More than Client pays within the first two months. In order to compensate for our investment in your campaign we require the Client follows terms upon cancelling your SEO subscription:
7a.) Client may cancel their subscription at anytime, but the “Client” agrees to and is required to give a “one” full month notice.
7b.) Client may prefer to pay “one” month payment in advance to cancel your SEO services immediately.
8. Changing Service Costs:
Search engine’s algorithm changes are completely out of our hands, therefore increased or decreased monthly service costs and referral fees may occur but are not a regular occurrence and 30 days notice will be given to all clients.
9. Websites & Logos:
We do provide one WordPress website and one logo with your SEO subscription. All logos and websites are NOT free. We will send you the website and logo for yours to keep after the 31 day cancellation fee and the website cost is paid in full.
10. Website work:
We do have over 23 years experience with website developments and employ some the industries top web developers. We do perform non SEO related web developments on your own website at a rate of $65. per hour at a one hour minimum.
11. Upon visiting this we page, your ip and the timeline you have spent on this page has been recorded for legal purposes.
I electronically acknowledge reading and understanding the above Terms & Conditions, and that I am entering into a valid and binding contract, and that this information constitutes a legally enforceable electronic signature just the same as if I signed with my handwritten signature. It is determined to be clear evidence of my intent to enter into this agreement and I will not, at any time in the future, repudiate the meaning of my electronic signature or claim that my electronic signature is not legally binding.