The goal of Green Shark is to provide the best service possible for an enjoyable Internet experience. This Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP” or “Policy”) is designed to keep Green Shark and the Internet enjoyable and useful for all of our subscribers. Violation of this Policy may result in suspension or cancellation of Green Shark services. Green Shark is committed to and supports the free exchange of information and ideas over the Internet.Green Shark does not actively monitor nor does Green Shark exercise editorial control over the content of any web site, electronic mail transmission, mailing list, news group or other material created or accessible over Green Shark servers. However, Green Shark reserves sole discretionary rights to remove any materials deemed potentially illegal, harmful to Green Shark business operations or equipment, or in violation of any part of this AUP or of the standard Green Shark Internet Agreement. Use of Green Shark Network’s servers immediately
constitutes acceptance & acknowledgement of this Acceptable Use Policy.
These Terms of Service (the “Agreement”) are an agreement between www.greenshark.pk (“Green Shark” or “us” or “our” or “we”) and you (“User” or “you” or “your” or “client”). This Agreement sets forth the general terms and conditions of your use of the products and services made available by Green Shark and of the www.greenshark.pk website (collectively, the “Services”). By using the Services, you agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Agreement, you are not authorized to use or access the Services.
1 – Domain Name Registration, Renewal, Transfer & Web Site Hosting
1.1 We make no representation that the domain name you wish to register is capable of being registered by or for you or that it will be registered in your name. You should therefore not assume registration of your requested domain name(s) until you have been notified that it has or they have been registered. Any action taken by you before such notification is at your risk.
1.2 The registration and use of your domain name is subject to the terms and conditions of use applied by the relevant Registry; you shall ensure that you are aware of those terms and conditions and that you comply with them.
1.3 You shall have no right to bring any claim against us in respect of any refusal to register a domain name by the relevant registration authority.
1.4 Any administration charge paid by you to us shall be non-refundable notwithstanding refusal by the Registry to register your desired name.
1.5 We shall have no liability in respect of the use by you of any domain name; any dispute between you and any other person must be resolved between the parties concerned in such dispute. If any such dispute arises, we shall be entitled, at our discretion and without giving any reason, to withhold, suspend or cancel the domain name. We shall also be entitled to make representations to the relevant Registry but will not be obliged to take part in any such dispute.
1.6 Domain& hosting account under package “Free Domain For Life With 1 GB Web Hosting – PKR 2500 (US$25.50)” will not be allowed for transfer to another registrar or server for 3 years from the date of its registration.
1.7 We shall not release any domain to another provider unless full payment for that domain and or any outstanding amount in account of respective client has been received by us.
1.8 We make no representation and give no warranty as to the accuracy or quality of information received by any person via the Server and we shall have no liability for any loss or damage to any data stored on the Server.
1.9 You represent, undertake and warrant to us that you will use the hosting account allocated to you only for lawful purposes and to promptly inform us if this clause or any sub clause of this clause has been breached or you become aware that they may have been breached. In particular, you represent, warrant and undertake to us.
1.10 You will not use the Server in any manner which infringes any law or regulation or which infringes the rights of any third party, nor will you authorise or permit any other person to do so.
1.11 Web hosting space may only be used for web files, active email and content of User Websites only. Hosting space may not be used for storage (whether of media, emails, or other data), including, as offsite storage of electronic files, email or FTP hosts and web sites will not contain any backups, downloads, or other non-web based content. . Green Shark expressly reserves the right to review every shared account for excessive usage of CPU, disk space and other resources that may be caused by a violation of this Agreement or the Acceptable Use Policy. Green Shark may, in our sole discretion, terminate access to the Services, apply additional fees, or remove or delete User Content for those accounts that are found to be in violation of Green Shark’s terms and conditions.
1.12 Green Shark forbids websites with adult graphic content (soft-core and/or hardcore), including, but not limited to, banner advertising, any adult website(s), child pornography, and distribution of adult website passwords. Client’s whose accounts are found in violation of this policy may, at the discretion of Green Shark, have their account(s) terminated without notice and are subject to a maximum clean-up/disconnect fee.
1.13 Client’s whose website promotes activities that violate federal, state, local, International laws and/or violation of U.S. export restrictions are also not welcome at Green Shark. This includes “warez” sites (freely distributing copyright programs), or sites promoting hacking and/or cracking programs. Client’s whose accounts are found in violation of this policy may, at the discretion of Green Shark, have their account(s) terminated without notice and are subject to a maximum clean-up/disconnection fee. Additionally, Green Shark may contact the Software Piracy Association (“SPA”) and release any information in connection with any illegal activities relating to software piracy on the Client’s account.
1.14 IRC Bots, or any other automaton programs written in C, Perl , IRC-script or any other language used specifically in conjunction with IRC are not allowed. These programs tie up system resources and are in no way related to maintaining a website. Clients are not allowed to have any programs, including but not limited to, Egg-drop, or any other IRC-related programs, within their account. Client agrees not to upload the tar file for any of these programs or to execute them within their account. The first violation of this policy will result in the IRC-related program to be removed from the Client’s account and Green Shark will notify the Client immediately of the violation. The second violation of this policy may, at the discretion of Green Shark, result in the Client’s account(s) being terminated without notice and a maximum clean-up/disconnect fee.
1.15 You will not upload, post, link to or transmit any material which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, malicious, defamatory, obscene, blasphemous, profane or otherwise objectionable in any way.
1.16 You will not upload, post, link to or transmit any material containing a virus or other hostile computer program.
1.17 You will not upload, post, link to or transmit any material which constitutes, or encourages the commission of, a criminal offence or which infringes any patent, trade mark, design right, copyright or any other intellectual property right or similar rights of any person which may subsist under the laws of any jurisdiction.
1.18 You will not upload, post, link to or transmit any material which is forbidden by our acceptable use policy.
1.19 You will not employ programs which consume excessive system resources, including but not limited to processor cycles and memory.
1.20 An individual hosting package may be used for hosting one true web site only. You will not employ coded redirects or any other method that allow a secondary domain name to resolve directly to a different web site other than the primary domain.
1.21 Any file you store on the Server must be reachable via a hyperlink from a page on your site.
1.22 We reserve the right to remove any material which we deem inappropriate from your Web Site without notice to you.
1.23 You shall keep secure any identification, password and other confidential information relating to your account and shall notify us immediately of any known or suspected unauthorised use of your account or breach of security, including but not limited to loss, theft or unauthorised disclosure of your password or other security information.
1.24 You shall observe the procedures which we may from time to time prescribe and shall make no use of the Server which is detrimental to our other customers.
1.25 You shall procure that all mail is sent in accordance with applicable legislation (including data protection legislation) and in a secure manner.
1.26 In the case of an individual User, you warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and if the User is a company, you warrant that the Services will not be used by anyone under the age of 18 years.
1.27 Any access to other networks connected to Storm Internet must comply with the rules appropriate for those other networks.
1.28 While we will use every reasonable endeavor to ensure the integrity and security of the Server, we do not guarantee that the Server will be free from unauthorised users or hackers and we shall be under no liability for non-receipt or misrouting of email or for any other failure of email.
1.29 No more than one log-in session under any one account may be used at any time by you. If you have multiple accounts, you are limited to one login session per system account at any time.
1.30 You acknowledge, consent and agree that We may access, preserve and disclose your account information, communication content as well as any data you have placed on our servers if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access, preservation, or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal processes; (b) enforce Our T&C; (c) respond to claims that any content violates the rights of third parties; (d) respond to your requests for customer service; or (e) protect the rights, property or safety of Green Shark.
1.31 Any account found connecting to a third party network or system without authorization from the third party is subject to suspension. Access to networks or systems outside of your direct control requires the express written consent of the third party. Green Shark may, at our discretion, request documentation to prove that your access to a third party network or system is authorized.
1.32 Any account which causes us to receive an abuse report may be terminated and/or have access to services suspended. If you do not remove malicious content from your account after being notified by Green Shark of an issue, we reserve the right to leave access to services disabled.
1.33 Green Shark reserves the right to migrate your account from one data center to another in order to comply with applicable data center policies, local law or for technical or other reasons without notice.
1.34 You are solely responsible for backing-up all User Content, including but not limited to, any User Websites. Green Shark does not warrant that we back-up any User Content, and you agree to accept the risk of loss of any and all User Content.
2 – Bulk E-Mailing / Spamming
2.1 Spamming is the sending of unsolicited e-mail, regardless of size or volume, to persons the sender does not know or have prior consent to send the message to. Using fictitious e-mail addresses @tornado.ae, or any domain name hosted with Green Shark is strictly forbidden. Spam/Bulk emailing is not allowed & you will not send bulk emails whether opt-in or otherwise from our network. Nor will you promote a site hosted on our network using bulk email.
2.2 Spamming also includes sending unsolicited advertisements to numerous email addresses or newsgroups and/or generating a significantly higher volume of outgoing email than a normal user.
2.3 A violation of this policy extends to clients who send unsolicited e- mail from a domain name not affiliated or hosted with Green Shark but the mail message makes mention of a website hosted with Green Shark.
2.4 Trolling, the posting of outrageous messages to generate numerous responses, is also not allowed.
2.5 Mailbombing, the sending of multiple messages without significant new content to the same user and/or subscribing someone else to a mailing list without that person’s permission, cross- posting articles to an excessive number of newsgroups, or attempting without authorization to enter into a secured computer system is strictly forbidden.
2.6 Green Shark reserves the right to determine what constitutes abuse of this policy. Clients whose accounts are found in violation of this policy may, at the discretion of Green Shark, have their account(s) terminated without notice and are subject to a maximum $500 clean up/disconnection fee.
3 – Search Engine Optimization Service for “Guaranteed” Top 10 Listing In Google
3.1 Client’s web site (domain) will be found at 1st page of Google against maximum 50% of single keyword or multiple keywords or phrases related to client’s web site content, service(s) or product(s). However, as an organic SEO process & with the passage of time, each & all of the keyword gets popularity in search engine and makes its rank better to be appear at top within the search queries.
Definition of Single or multiple keywords/phrases related to client’s web site content, service(s) or product(s). Here is an example for a fictitious www.example.com is a web site of “Sialkot Pakistan with keywords > motorbike garments, motorbike gloves, fashion gloves, ladies gloves. A typical scenario of keyword phrases in the first page of Google would include any of the following:
garments gloves sialkot paksitan
motorbike garments sialkot paksitan
fashion gloves sialkot pakistan
ladies gloves fashion sialkot Pakistan
3.2 Our SEO services campaign begins with the initial core optimization of client’s web site within 30 Days from the start of service.
3.3 Once the initial optimization is complete, many can expect to begin seeing results from the search engine optimization services in next 30-60 days. More competitive keywords may require 6 months to achieve a top 10 ranking. Various factors play a role in how quickly client’s site will achieve top 10 placements for various keywords. These factors are age of the domain, the competitiveness of client’s keywords, and the aggressiveness of client’s competitors can influence how quickly client’s web site will attain top 10 ranking.
3.4 Client’s web site must ‘not’ be a mass generated adult oriented sex site, a casino/gambling site, a dating site, a mass generated MLM get rich quick site, an online pharmacy, a generic web hosting site, a generic directory, a generic financial affiliate and/or lead generation site, a so called ‘information’ site (sites promoting ad sense, booklets, mortgages/reverse, getting out of debt, mortgages/home equity, loans, investments , credit cards), a web site primarily selling Viagra or a web site selling products/machines claiming the ability to make private body parts grow and/or a generic e-commerce ‘dropshipper’ site.
3.5 Ranking / Positioning is not guaranteed in Google Images & Maps.
3.6 PAYMENT TERMS
- 40% to start the service contract
- 15% after 1 month from the date of service contract
- 15% after 2 month from the date of service contract
- 15% after 3 month from the date of service contract
- 15% after 4 month from the date of service contract
3.7 REFUNDS TERMS
We will refund full amount to client if the web site does not appear at 1st page of Google as per terms & conditions defined in paragraph # 3 and its sub-clauses.
- Indexing and ranking in search engines is subject to server uptime, server settings, DNS settings, web site coding and/or optimized content remaining intact. These inconsistencies can be corrected but will delay indexing and ranking. Therefore No refunds will be made on Guaranteed Top 10 Package before 240 days.
- No refund will be entertained if the service gets canceled due to any violation of terms stated in this section.
4 – Excessive CPU/Memory Usage
Client agrees to take all responsibility for all programs including CGI scripts executed under their account. Programs that consume an excessive amount of CPU run time or Random Access Memory (RAM) are not permitted. Client agrees and understands that such excessive use can have an adverse effect on the performance of the web server. Client agrees to accept responsibility for programs executed under his/her account, regardless of who authored the program. The use of cgi or php chat scripts or pages is strictly prohibited. Green Shark provides an acceptable chat programs for clients with Unix Standard + accounts at no charge. Green Shark reserves the right to suspend accounts without notice to clients who violate these terms. Green Shark has sole discretion over what constitutes excessive usage. Programs provided by Green Shark as an install-able feature are not exempt from this policy. While every efforts is made on Green Shark end to ensure the program it provides are efficient, problems with excessive usage on particular.
5 – Backups and Data Loss
Your use of the Services is at your sole risk. Green Shark’s backup service runs once a week and overwrites any of our previous backups. Only one week of backups are kept at a time. Green Shark is not responsible for files and/or data residing on your account. You agree to take full responsibility for all files and data transferred and to maintain all appropriate backup of files and data stored on Green Shark’s servers. Backup Restore service is provided on payment of service fee for the task & fee depends upon the size of data to be restored.
6 – Billing Policy
Clients are expected to keep their accounts up to date at all times. New accounts must pay for their term of service before service is activated on their account. Receipts are generated on all new accounts the same day the order is setup and included in the setup e-mail.
7 – Prepayment
It is your responsibility to ensure that your payment information is up to date, and that all invoices are paid on time. You agree to pay for the Services in advance of the time period during which such Services are provided. Subject to applicable laws, rules, and regulations, payments received will be first applied to the oldest outstanding invoice in your billing account.
8 – Late Payment & Non Payment
All invoices must be paid within five (5) days of the invoice due date. Any invoice that is outstanding for more than five (5) days may result in the suspension or termination of Services. Access to the account will not be restored until payment has been received. If you fail to pay the fees as specified herein, Green Shark may suspend or terminate your account and pursue the collection costs incurred by Green Shark, including without limitation, any arbitration and legal fees, and reasonable attorneys’ fees. Green Shark will not activate new orders or activate new packages for customers who have an outstanding balance on their account. No customer support will be provided to such clients who have pending / unpaid balance related to any service from Green Shark.
9 – Fraud
It is a violation of this Agreement for you to misuse or fraudulently use credit cards, charge cards, electronic funds transfers, electronic checks, or any other payment method. Green Shark may report any such misuse or fraudulent use, as determined in Green Shark’s sole discretion, to governmental and law enforcement authorities, credit reporting services, financial institutions and/or credit card companies.
10 – Refunds
As a client, you commit to the length of your service cycle. Because of your commitment, we offer a discount on the service. Because of this, no refunds are granted for pro-rated service on service cycles, regardless of length. As a client, you commit to your service cycle with payment up front. Green Shark commits to providing the offered services backed up by our service guarantees. While we do not offer refunds for pro-rated service beyond the first 15 days of use, you have no obligation to continue using our service even though you have already paid for the service.
11 – Termination of Service
Green Shark may terminate your access to the Services, in whole or in part, without notice in the event that:(i) you fail to pay any fees due; (ii) you violate this Agreement; (iii) your conduct may harm Green Shark or others or cause Green Shark or others to incur liability, as determined by Green Shark in our sole discretion; or (iv) as otherwise specified in this Agreement. In such event, Green Shark shall not refund to you any fees paid in advance of such termination, and you shall be obligated to pay all fees and charges accrued prior to the effectiveness of such termination. Additionally, Green Shark may charge you for all fees due for the Services for the remaining portion of the then current term. Upon termination of the services for any reason, user content, user websites, and other data will be deleted.
12 – Indemnification
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Green Shark, our affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents (each an “Indemnified Party” and, collectively, the “Indemnified Parties”) from and against any and all claims, damages, losses, liabilities, suits, actions, demands, proceedings (whether legal or administrative), and expenses (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorney’s fees) threatened, asserted, or filed by a third party against any of the Indemnified Parties arising out of or relating to (i) your use of the Services, (ii) any breach or violation by you of this Agreement; or (iii) any acts or omissions by you. The terms of this section shall survive any termination of this Agreement.
13 – Law
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of Pakistan and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in Sialkot, Pakistan.
14 – Warranties/Disclaimers
Green Shark shall not be responsible for any damages your business may suffer. Green Shark makes no warranties of any kind, expressed or implied for the Services. Green Shark disclaims any warranty of merchant-ability or fitness for a particular purpose, including loss of data resulting from delays, delivery failures, wrong deliveries, and any and all service interruptions caused by Green Shark or our employees.
15 – Changes to the Agreement or the Services
Green Shark may modify, add, or delete portions of this Agreement at any. You agree to any modification to this Agreement by continuing to use the Services after the publication of any such modification here on this page.
16 – Limited Liability
Client expressly agrees that use of Green Shark Network’s Server is at Client’s sole risk. Neither Green Shark, its employees, agents, resellers, third party information providers, merchants licensees or the like, warrant that Green Shark Server service will not be interrupted or be error free; nor do they make any warranty as to the results that might be obtained from the use of the Server service or as to the accuracy, or reliability of any information service or merchandise contained in or provided through the Green Shark Server service, unless otherwise expressly stated in this Agreement. Out 99% up-time guaranty only covers the amount that was paid for the services.
Under no circumstances, including negligence, shall Green Shark, its offices, agents or anyone else involved in creating, or distributing Green Shark Server service be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of or inability to use the Green Shark Server service; or that results from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, errors, defects, delays in operation, or transmission or any failure of performance, whether or not limited to acts of God, communication failure, theft, destruction or unauthorized access to Green Shark records, programs or services. Client hereby acknowledges that this paragraph shall apply to all content on Green Shark Servers.
If any provision or portion of any provision of this Agreement is found to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction,
the remaining provisions or portions (unless otherwise specified) thereof shall remain in full force and effect.
18 – Assignment; Successors
You may not assign or transfer this Agreement or any of your rights or obligations here-under, without the prior written consent of Green Shark. Any attempted assignment in violation of this Agreement shall be null and void and of no force or effect whatsoever. Green Shark may assign our rights and obligations under this Agreement, and may engage subcontractors or agents in performing our duties and exercising our rights here-under, without the consent of User. This Agreement shall be binding upon and shall inure to the benefit of the parties hereto and their respective successors and permitted assigns.
19 – Force Majeure
Neither party is liable for any default or delay in the performance of any of its obligations under this Agreement (other than failure to make payments when due) if such default or delay is caused, directly or indirectly, by forces beyond such party’s reasonable control, including, without limitation, fire, flood, acts of God, labor disputes, accidents, earthquake, acts of war or terrorism, interruptions of transportation or communications, supply shortages or the failure of any third party to perform any commitment relative to the production or delivery of any equipment or material required for such party to perform its obligations here-under.
20 – Entire Agreement
These terms and conditions together with any documents expressly referred to in them, contain the entire Agreement between us relating to the subject matter covered and supersede any previous Agreements, arrangements, undertakings or proposals, written or oral: between us in relation to such matters. No oral explanation or oral information given by any party shall alter the interpretation of these terms and conditions. In agreeing to these terms and conditions, you confirm that you have not relied on any representation other than those expressly stated in these terms and conditions and you agree that you shall have no remedy in respect of any misrepresentation which has not been made expressly in this Agreement.