Advertising Rules

These terms apply  to all Our websites, http://liveandworkads.com, http://liveandworkguide.com and all its sub-sites including (but not limited to) http://london.liveandworkguide.com,

These terms include:

D.1 Classifieds ad listing.
D.2 Business advertising.
D.2.1.Business directory.
D.2.2.Sponsored advertisement.
D.3. Agreement.
D.3.1. Further information.
D.3.2. What’s forbidden.
D.3.3. Prohibited items.
D.3.4. Promotional Services
D.3.5. Refunds
D.3.6. Termination of Service.
D.3.7. Cancelling your account

You may cancel/delete your account at any time. Upon cancelling your account all your details, posted adverts, order details will be deleted according to terms stated in the Privacy Policy section. To delete your account, go to Profile settings. If you would like to return to our services, you will need to sign up again.

D.1 Classifieds ad listing.

Registered users (individuals or businesses) can use our classifieds advertising services for a fee, under the following rules:

  • The category must match the topic of the advert.
  • The advert will be displayed for 14 days.
  • You can delete your ad at any time.
  • Analytic data for classifieds ads are not available.
  • Follow our advertising rules that are stated below in the D.3. Agreement section.

D.2 Business advertising

To advertise your business on any of our websites, your business needs to be officially registered in the UK or in the EU (European Union), as a company or sole trader/freelancer/professional business. You need to have either a company registration or business tax number (UTR – Unique Tax Reference number in the UK). Businesses from outside the EU, needs to be registered at the country’s company registrar (from non-EU countries we only accept registered companies, we do not accept freelancers/sole traders).
Your username, email address, company registration number or tax number (only required as a proof of business registration) are not publicly displayed.
We reserve the right to decide about acceptance or refusal.

D.2.1.Business directory.

Businesses/Freelancers can add their business name and contact details to our Business Directory.

Public information that will appear in the Business Directory:
Business name, given contact details (e.g.: address, phone number, email address, web link).
Non public – private information:
Your username, email address, company registration number, and  tax number (only required for proof that the business is registered) are not publicly displayed.

D.2.2.Sponsored advertisement.

Businesses can apply to rent advertising places on our websites. (Subject to acceptance). For sponsored advertisements, basic analytics (clicks and views) monthly report are available on request. Where your advert can appear: 

Within a related blog article

  • 1 text link (maximum of 3 words) at the end of a related article
  • 1 text link (maximum of 3 words) within a related article in a related text line
  • 1 banner at the end of a related article 
  • 1 banner in the middle of a related article

Right sidebar

  • 1 text link (maximum of 3 words)  
  • 1 text link (maximum of 3 words) 
  • 1 banner 
  • 1 banner

Header advertisement (above menu) 1 banner

Whole detailed article advertisement: your own article, text content provided by your business as the advertiser. Translation, if needed, is available by us.

Feed advertisement: cvs feed, xml feed.

D.3. Agreement

As a condition of your use of any of Our websites you agree that you will not:

  • Violate these Terms and Conditions and any laws.
  • Post any threatening, abusive, defamatory, obscene or indecent material.
  • Post or otherwise communicate any false or misleading material or message of any kind.
  • Infringe any third-party right, distribute spam, chain letters, or promote pyramid schemes.
  • Distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm us or our users.
  • Impose or contribute to imposing an unreasonable load on our infrastructure or interfere with the proper working of any of Our websites.
  • Copy, modify, or distribute any other person’s content without their consent.
  • Use any robot spider, scraper or other automated means to access and collect content for any purpose without our express written permission.
  • Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent.
  • Sell any counterfeit items or otherwise infringe the copyright, trademark or other rights of third parties.

You agree to the followings:

  • You acknowledge and accept that when you post any material on any of Our website, you may be exposed to comments or critical submissions from other Users that are unfair, inaccurate, offensive, indecent, inaccurate, misleading or otherwise objectionable to you and you do not hold us responsible for such actions.
  • You agree not to hold us responsible for things other users post or do. We do not review users’ postings and are not involved in the actual transactions between users. As some of the content on Our websites comes from other users, we do not guarantee the accuracy of postings or user communications or the quality, safety, or legality of what’s offered.
  • You further acknowledge that We do not pre-screen or approve Content, but we will have the right (but not the obligation) in our sole discretion to refuse, delete or move any Content that is available via our services, for violating the spirit of the site or the Terms or for any other reason.
  • You acknowledge that we cannot guarantee continuous, error-free or secure access to our services or that defects in the service will be corrected. While we will use reasonable efforts to maintain an uninterrupted service, we cannot guarantee this and we do not give any promises or warranties (whether express or implied) about the operation and availability of our sites, services, applications or tools. We are not liable for any loss, whether of money (including profit), goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages arising out of your use of, or inability to use Our websites, even if you advise us or we could reasonably foresee the possibility of any such damage occurring.
  • Despite the previous paragraph, if we are found to be liable, our liability to you or any third party (whether in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability in tort, by statute or otherwise) is limited to the total fees you paid to us in the 12 months prior to the action giving rise to liability.

D.3.1.Further information:

  • Information about unwanted or threatening email. We do not tolerate abuse of our Services. You do not have permission to add other users to your mailing list (email or postal), call, or send him/her text messages for commercial purposes, even if this user purchased something from you, unless the user has given his/her explicit consent. Sending unwanted or threatening email and text messages is against our Terms of Use.
  • Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
  • Children’s Privacy. Use of this site is prohibited to anyone under the age of 18. Our websites are general audience websites, and our Services are not intended for individuals under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personal information from users in this age group.

D.3.2. The followings are forbidden on any of our sites:

  • Posting of multiple ads with identical or similar content. You may only post a maximum of one ad for the same item or service.
  • Posting an ad that is regulated or prohibited by law
  • Using the details (name, phone number, mailing address, email, photos, etc) of someone else without their permission or providing false contact details. Revealing elements of a private nature or violating the privacy of any person or company (including the publication of faces or signatures)
  • Copying information posted by another user
  • Publishing content that infringes physical or intellectual property rights
  • Disturbing the activity of any other user
  • Assuming the identity of Us and/or our employees
  • Include or add a premium rate phone number in an advertisement or as a contact number
  • Publishing ads with the purpose of advertising sites or services similar to any of Our websites
  • Promoting or linking any website or page without previous agreement with us.
  • Promoting or advertising gifts, sweepstake or other prizes
  • Making remarks that are false, defamatory, profane, hateful, abusive, pornographic, obscene or of any inappropriate nature (left to our discretion)
  • Any advertisement or message containing a virus or other contaminating or destructive agent that prevents the proper operation of this site or access to this site or harms anyone’s privacy or property.

D.3.3. List of items which we don’t allow and prohibit to advertise:

  • Adult-only, Adult entertainment, Ads of sexual nature or offering or seeking sexual services.
  • We do not allow selfies, personal images. Sex toys. Escort or Sexual related massage services.
  • Alcohol, Enhancing drugs, Supplements, Chemicals, Cigarettes, cigars and loose tobacco, Drugs and prescription goods
  • Firearms and ammunition and Hunting equipment, Fireworks of any kind
  • Gas meter seals
  • Hate organisations of any kind, Nazi memorabilia, Cult related ads.
  • Human parts, remains or services, Blood, bone and waste, Donor, surrogacy and fertility services, Organs, Sperm and eggs, Used pregnancy tests
  • Lottery tickets, Pyramid games, illegal loans and investments.
  • Personal information or mailing lists
  • Uniform of police or other official insignia and uniforms
  • Fake or replica items, Security tag removal items, Stolen goods, Blocked phones or no-signal phones, Copied games, DVDs and computer software, Unlocking software, Virtual items and digital products.
  • Used underwear, Briefs, knickers, thongs, boxer shorts, nappies, etc.

D.3.4. Promotional Services and Fees.

Posting a classified ad on Our websites. There are certain services that we offer and must be paid for. If you decide to use any of our paid services, costs will be clearly displayed for you to review and agree upon, before posting. Fees for services as well as promotions can be changed at any time and such changes may not come with prior notification.

We do not collect any payment details such as bank account or payment card. All are payments are safely processed via PayPal payment services. Read more about Paypal.

We will never ask you for any of your personal or financial details via email, telephone, SMS text or other messaging services. If you receive this kind of fraudulent phishing mail, call or text pretending to be us, please contact us immediately here.

D.3.5.Refunds

If you have changed your mind. Upon cancellation, full refund will be offered if an advert that has been paid for, is being reviewed by Us, therefore has not been published (visible) yet on any of Our websites. You are able to request a full refund of your paid advert before it has been published. No refund is offered after your paid advert has been published (appear visible) on any of our websites. To request a refund please use our Refund request form.

We do our utmost to run our services without any error, but it is not guaranteed. No refund nor compensation is given due to server or website error once your advert has been Published (visible) on any of our websites.

No refund will be offered to users, whose adverts are in any way in breach of these Terms & Conditions.

D.3.6. Termination of Service.

We reserve the right to limit, suspend or deactivate an account and / or any related contents published on the websites without prior notice, if any contents posted are in breech of these Terms & Conditions.

You are solely responsible for all information that you submit on Our websites and any consequences that may result from your advert. We reserve the right at our discretion to refuse or delete content that we believe is inappropriate or breaching the above terms and refuse a user’s registration. If we believe that you are breaching these Terms of Use in any way and/or behaving suspiciously on any of Our website, services, we may, at our discretion, inform other users that have been in contact with you and recommend that they exercise caution.

If you come across any content that is in any way in violation of these terms and conditions or any of our policies, please report it to us.

D.3.7. Cancelling your account

You may cancel/delete your account at any time. Upon cancelling your account all your details, posted adverts, order details will be deleted according to terms stated in the Privacy Policy section. To delete your account, go to Profile settings. If you would like to return to our services, you will need to sign up again.