Terms of Service

The Web Hosting Database or WHdb (“website”) is the property of and is operated by Best Online Universities LLC d.b.a. WHdb (“WHdb”)

Access and Acceptance

Your access to and use of this website is subject to these terms of service. By accessing and or using the website you signify that you have read the following terms of service and accept and agree to be bound by them, whether or not you register with WHdb (“Agreement”)

Right to Amend Terms

We reserve the right at our sole discretion to change, modify, add or delete portions of these terms of service at any time without further notice. If you do not agree to (or cannot comply with) the Agreement as amended, your only remedy is to stop using WHdb.

Use of this web site

You agree not to

(a) use this website or products to send junk email, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other unsolicited messages, commercial or otherwise;
(b) use this website or any of the products to submit, upload, display, transmit, disseminate or otherwise use any Materials that are false and/or defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, obscene, profane, hateful, harassing, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of anyone’s privacy, or violates any law;
(c) threaten, abuse, disrupt, stalk or otherwise violate the legal rights of others;
(d) upload, post or disseminate any information or Material in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent or other proprietary right of any party or infringes any intellectual property law or other applicable law;
(e) restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the website or any of the products;
(f) use the website/ Products in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the website/Products or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the website/ Products;
(g) transmit any Materials, information or software that contains a virus, worm, timebomb, cancelbot, trojan horse or other harmful, disruptive, or deleterious component;
(h) you will not utilize any robot, spider, site search/ retrieval application, or any other manual or automated technique to scrape, index, data mine, etc., or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the website, the Products, or the contents of such websites or Products;
(i) impersonate any other individual or entity in connection with your use of this website or any of the Products;
(j) use the Products to distribute files illegally or violate the rights of others to copy and distribute protected work.

Termination

We have the right to terminate your access to any or all of the website at anytime.

Privacy

We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully. Privacy Policy

Void Where Prohibited

Although this website is accessible worldwide, not all Products discussed or referenced on this website are available to all persons or in all geographic locations. We reserve the right to limit, in its sole discretion, the provision and quantity of any product or service to any person or geographic area it so desires. Any offer for any Product made on this website is void where prohibited.

Links to Third-Party Sites / Third-Party Services

This website may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of WHdb, and WHdb is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. WHdb is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by WHdb of the Linked Sites or any association with its operators.

Certain services made available via this website are delivered by third-party sites and organizations. By using any product, service, or functionality originating from this website, you hereby acknowledge and consent that WHdb may share such information and data with any third party with whom WHdb has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service, or functionality on behalf of any of the website’s users and customers.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use / Intellectual Property

ou are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use this website and Products strictly in accordance with these terms of use. As a condition of your use of this website, you warrant to WHdb that you will not use this website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms. You may not use this website or Products in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair this website or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Products or website. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the website.

All content included as part of the Products, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the website, is the property of WHdb or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.

You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works of, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the website. WHdb content is not for resale. Your use of the website does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of WHdb and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of WHdb or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless WHdb, its officers, directors, managers, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the website or Products, any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules, or regulations. WHdb reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with WHdb in asserting any available defenses.

Advice and Liability

Your use of www.whdb.com (“WHdb”) shall be entirely at your own risk. The information provided on WHdB is purely for informational purposes and is not intended to provide legal or other advice of any kind. Many factors unique to your personal situation could affect the applicability of any statement or comment made on WHdb. You, as a user of this site, should not rely upon the information found on WHdb to provide advice.

We make our most reasonable effort to maintain accurate and complete information, but cannot and do not provide any warranty, express or implied, of the accuracy or completeness of any information provided as part of WHdb.

WHdb provides information on hosting companies as well as information about web development and hosting itself. Our staff is knowledgeable about the web hosting industry, including information about various web hosting providers, feature differences between hosting plans, industry trends and new product launches. Please be aware that facts and information contained in our database and in articles can change at any time and should only be used as an information source and not as a basis for your choice of web host. Please keep in mind that, as would be the case with any service provider, WHdb receives compensation from many of the web hosts listed on this site.

Neither WHdb, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and employees, nor any person associated with the creation and maintenance of this website shall be responsible or liable in any manner or to any extent for any direct, indirect, special, third party or consequential damages, losses or expenses arising out of the use of Hosting-Review. We will not be responsible for any detrimental reliance that you may place upon the website or its contents.

Linked sites

Websites accessed from Hosting-Review by way of hypertext link or other means have, unless otherwise indicated, been independently developed by third parties. We do not warrant the accuracy or completeness of information contained in external sites, and the inclusion of any information, material, content, or links on Hosting-Review should not be construed as an express nor an implied endorsement of any third-party products or services.

Security and confidentiality

Internet use and communication is subject to interception, loss, and alteration. You hereby agree and acknowledge that Hosting-Review and its affiliates shall not be responsible for any damages you may suffer as a result of the transmission of confidential or sensitive information over the Internet, and that all such communications will be at your own risk.

Miscellaneous Provisions

Governing Law

This Agreement and claims directly or indirectly arising out of this Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of Illinois in the United States of America and each party consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the City of Chicago Courts for the adjudication of any disputes arising out of or related to this Agreement.

Severability

If any provision or term of this Agreement, not being of a fundamental nature, is held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable: (a) the validity, legality and enforceability of the remainder of this Agreement shall not be affected; and (b) with respect to a particular jurisdiction, the applicable provision shall not be affected in any other jurisdiction. Each provision of this Agreement is hereby declared to be separate, severable and distinct.

Right Reservation

WHdb reserves the right to modify or cease operations of the website at any time without notice.

Relationship between the Parties

There is no joint venture, partnership, agency or fiduciary relationship existing between the parties, and the parties do not intend to create any such relationship by this Agreement.

No Third Party Beneficiaries

Nothing in this Agreement is intended to give nor gives any person (whether natural or legal) who is not a party to it, any rights under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999, to enforce any of its provisions..

Force Majeure

We will not be held responsible for any delay or failure to comply with our obligations under this Agreement if the delay or failure arises from any cause which is beyond our reasonable control. This does not affect your statutory rights.

Entire Agreement

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties hereto pertaining to the subject matter hereof, and any and all written or oral agreements heretofore existing between the parties with respect to the subject matter of this Agreement are expressly cancelled.

All rights reserved by WHdb. By using this site, you are agreeing to these terms of service