Web Design Directory

Website Terms of Use


Please read our terms carefully, they're important. For these terms and conditions we refer to www.webdesigndirectory.net and all its content collectively as “we” or “the website” or "WDD". The service provided to you on the website is subject to these terms and conditions and we reserve the right to amend and/or update these conditions at any time, without prior notice.


- Acceptance of Terms

Information obtained from you on this website is processed in accordance with our privacy policy and by viewing/using the website you demonstrate that you are in agreement as to the way in which this information may be processed. Logging on to the website as a viewer, guest or registered user is an expression of acceptance of these terms and conditions. Please refrain from using the website if you do not agree to any of these conditions.


- Eligibility

You must be over 16 years of age in order to use / register on this website. This website is available to you for business / persona use but MUST NOT be used for direct commercial gain by selling access to any part of the website . Only one registered listing for your website will be accepted, multiple registrations are forbidden and we reserve the right to remove/delete or cancel any of these and/or the original listing/s.


- Use of the Website / Content you post on WDD

It is your responsibility to ensure that all users that access this website using your internet connection are aware of and adhere to these terms and conditions. Under no circumstances should this website be used for any unlawful purpose, including:
• The promotion of any unlawful, illegal activity
• The use of any material deemed offensive, for example sexual or violent material or material that made be used to promote discrimination of any form
• Invasion of privacy of an individual user or company or abusive or defamatory behaviour towards another user/company (in our opinion)
• Invasion of privacy of another user/company; including the amendment or checking of another persons/companies records, information or registered listing.
• To amend or create mailing lists and provide any form of customer lists or database of registered user information in the form of a commercial information service.
• To alter or amend any part of the website that may result in a change to how the website is run, including activity that creates an unacceptable amount of additional traffic or burden to the website systems, database or server.
• To directly or indirectly interfere or attempt to interfere with the running of the website or the processes by which it operates.
• To participate in or instigate any form of marketing activity using the website as a source of contact material / information database.
• Use of an automated script, eg. a ‘spider’ used to copy, recreate or monitor the website content


- Registration / Security

When using / registering your company on the website it is your responsibility to ascertain that you have the correct technical requirements and web browser facilities in place to enable you to access / use the site.
When registering your company website you agree to provide up to date and accurate information and to update any changes to this data to keep all information complete and current.
Registration is for one company entry only.
You are responsible for any usernames and passwords required for registration. You must take the necessary precautions to ensure they are only used by authorised personnel and that they are kept secure and confidential.
We cannot guarantee that our own security measures are completely without fault and you acknowledge that your account area may possibly be accessed by unauthorized users should our own security measures be compromised at any stage.


- Linking To and From the website

Any link to our website must be done in a legal and fair manner and must not in any way damage our reputation. Links may only be established from the original website listed by you and that is owned by you. Links must not be established from any other websites. We reserve the right to remove linking permission without prior notice. Links must only be established once you have read, understood and complied with all aspects of our terms and conditions, particularly those under the ‘terms of use’ section. Links on our website provided by third parties are for information purposes only. We do not manage content for these sites and in no way accept responsibility for them or for loss and/or damage that may occur from you using them.


- Access to the Website / Disclaimer of Warranties

Acceptance of these terms shows your agreement that we cannot be held accountable or liable to you or another party for the suspension, modification or discontinuance of the website service provided. At any time, and without prior notice, we reserve the right to modify, amend or cease to continue with the service provided on the website.
The material displayed on our website is provided without any conditions, guarantees or warranties as to its accuracy.
We make no guarantees on search engine placements or rankings for any keyword listing offered or sold. Website Directory do not control search engine updates or changes within rankings or position and cannot be held responsible for any loss of business as a result of these changes.
We do not offer warranty or guarantee that the service will be free of defect or uninterrupted. Likewise, we do not guarantee files will be free of viruses, Trojans, worms or any other form of infection/factors that are beyond our control. It is your responsibility to implement appropriate checks and procedures are in place to satisfy your requirements for both input and output of data and ensure means are available separate from this site to restore any lost information or data.


- Liability

Website Directory shall not be liable to you for any direct or indirect loss of profit, use of time, estimated or anticipated revenue or opportunity, business interruption or any other loss (direct or indirect)
Website Directory excludes all liability of any kind (including negligence) in respect of any third party product, services, content, or other material made available on, or which can be accessed using, the Site or the validity of the provider of such product, services, content or other materials.
Should your use of this website or material accessed from it result in the need for repair or servicing or restoration of data/software you assume all costs thereof.


- Contact

Should we need to contact you we will initially do so by email. By submitting your company on our site you hereby acknowledge and grant us (website directory) the permission to contact you via email (not excluding other contact methods such as fax, phone or post) for any purposes we deem to be relevant. This may include marketing information, services messages, promotional offers etc. Whilst we will endeavor to comply with customers' requests to opt-out from receiving emails, under no circumstances will Website Directory bear any liability for sending any email to its customers and users.


- Payment / Refunds

Payments is due when you select either or both a premium listing and/or keyword sponsorship. The fee displayed is due immediately, you agree to credit to us the full amount once you click on the payment option button, and we reserve the right to pursue any unpaid balance.
We use PayPal for all payments and any statements from this site will display PayPal. Refunds will only be given at our discretion. As standard we do not provide refunds for any premium listings and/or keyword sponsorship. You can cancel your listing at any time but will not be refunded for the outstanding time remaining from a 365 day period.


- Trademarks

Website Design DIrectory™ is a trademark of Acorn Internet Services LLP, Westminster House, 10 Westminster Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 1BX. All other trademarks, product names and company names or logos cited anywhere on the website are the property of their respective owners.


- Applicable Law

Use of the website and services provided is governed by and construed in accordance with English law. By viewing or signing up to the website you hereby submit to the non exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts. The website is operated from within the UK and regardless of which country the website may have been accessed from, by using the website you agree that the laws of England and Wales apply to your use of the site. All of these terms and conditions make up the ‘whole agreement’ between you and us, should a court of law deem that any one of these conditions is not valid, the remainder of the conditions will still apply.
We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our website.

If you have any concerns about material which appears on our website, please contact us.