Welcome to OnTheHighStreet.co.uk, the dedicated online business directory aimed at promoting businesses and enriching their online presence. 

By subscribing to our services, you signify your agreement to comply with the terms and conditions set forth below. 

Please read these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) carefully before using the OnTheHighStreet.co.uk Online Business Directory, referred to as the “Directory.” Your use of the Directory indicates your acceptance of these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, kindly refrain from using the Directory.**

1. Definitions

– “We,” “us,” or “our” refers to OnTheHighStreet.co.uk.

– “User” pertains to any individual or entity utilising the Directory.

– “Business” denotes the entity or organisation that a User lists in the Directory.

– “Listing” encompasses the information, images, description, and contact details provided by the User about a Business.

2. Billing and General Uploading of Listings

2.1 Free Business Listing Plan: Our Free Basic Listing provides an opportunity to upload a single business listing only. You have the ability to upload a title, description and basic details. Our free plan includes one image upload, but does not include our verified business green tick or feature on our homepage. Free listings are not SEO optimised. You can upgrade anytime, by viewing your free listing in your dashboard and clicking “More > Change Plan” anytime or clicking the link ‘Upgrade Your Plan’ link in our website footer.

2.2 Standard Business Listing Plan: Our standard business listing plan maximises your visibility on our directory and search engines with a view of gaining more customers in the long-term. Your listing is scored, optimised and submitted to Google directly after publication which increases the chance of new customers finding you through search engines quickly. Business listings have our verified green tick and appear on our homepage giving your business maximum visibility to our daily traffic.

2.3 Premium Business Listing Plan: Our premium package consists of a standard business listing PLUS our blog writing and submission service to Google. With our premium package you gain access to our blog writing service designed to incease your Google page-rank and visiblility quickly. We optimise and promote your business listing to Google and create x10 blogs/articles drafted about your business, services or market sector. Backlinks from our blogs to landing pages on your website are added and checked. You are provided with previews of all newly written blogs/articles prior to publication. All blogs/articles are published on our website and social media channels PLUS keyword optimised and submitted to Google for page-ranking.

2.4 We provide Paypal and Stripe as our current secure payment gateways and you can cancel anytime.

2.5 Removing your listing may have a negative impact on search engines and we are not responsible for any deminished page rank on Google should you decide to cancel your listing.

3. Cancellation Policy

3.1. Businesses retain the right to cancel their listing at any time.

3.2 OnTheHighStreet.co.uk has the right to remove any listing without notice should it be considered the listing be deemed unappropriate for our audiences.

3.3 OnTheHighStreet.co.uk reserves the right to cancel any user subscription without notice if it is found the directory has been spammed or used in a way it was not intended. No refunds shall be given.

3.4 Once payment has been received for a listing or banner advert no refunds will be given. 

4. Listing Removal and SEO Impact

4.1. Upon cancellation, the business listing will be promptly removed from OnTheHighStreet.co.uk.

4.2. Removal of a listing may impact the business’s page rank on search engines, including Google. OnTheHighStreet.co.uk bears no responsibility for any SEO consequences resulting from listing removal.

5. Refund Policy

5.1. No refunds will be issued for listing upload fees. Fees are non-refundable. Business listings are active on our directory 24/7 and crawled by Google bots for indexing thus assisting with the visibility of businesses across search engines.

6. Business Services

6.1. OnTheHighStreet.co.uk offers a business service designed to enhance online presence and visibility on search engines, particularly on Google / Bing.

6.2. The effectiveness of our services in improving page rank or other aspects of online presence is not guaranteed.

7. General Terms

7.1. OnTheHighStreet.co.uk reserves the right to modify or terminate services, amend pricing, or update these terms and conditions at any time. Businesses will be notified of such changes via email or by notice on the website.

7.2. Businesses are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of their account information, including login credentials.

7.3. OnTheHighStreet.co.uk is not liable for any loss, damage, or inconvenience resulting from system outages, technical malfunctions, or other unforeseen circumstances.

7.4. These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between the business and OnTheHighStreet.co.uk, superseding any prior agreements.

8. Directory Usage

8.1 The Directory serves as a platform allowing Users to create and manage Listings for Businesses located on UK high streets.

8.2 Users are responsible for the accuracy, completeness, and legality of the information provided in their Listings.

8.3 Users may upload images, provide descriptions, and contact details related to the Business they list, within the confines of applicable laws and regulations.

9. Eligibility

9.1 Users must be at least 18 years of age to use the Directory.

9.2 Users must have the necessary permissions to create Listings on behalf of the Businesses they represent.

10. Content Guidelines

10.1 All content provided in Listings must adhere to our content guidelines, including:

10.1.1 No offensive, defamatory, or inappropriate content is allowed.
10.1.2 All images and descriptions must be accurate, relevant, and non-misleading.
10.1.3 Content must not infringe on any intellectual property rights, including copyrights, trademarks, or patents.

10.2 We reserve the right to remove or edit content that violates these guidelines.

11. User Responsibilities

11.1 Users are responsible for maintaining the accuracy and timeliness of the information in their Listings.

11.2 Users are responsible for keeping their account credentials secure

11.3 Users are responsible for the content they upload and its compliance with these Terms.

12. Intellectual Property

12.1 Users grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, display, and distribute the content they provide in their Listings.

13. Privacy

13.1 We may collect and process personal data as described in our Privacy Policy. Users agree to our data processing practices.

14. Termination

14.1 We reserve the right to terminate or suspend a User’s access to the Directory, with or without notice, for violations of these Terms or for any other reason at our discretion. Any “Spam” of “Spoof” listings will be removed immediately.

15. Changes to the Directory

15.1 We reserve the right to modify, suspend, or discontinue the Directory at any time.

16. Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

16.1 The Directory is provided “as is” without warranties of any kind. We do not guarantee the accuracy, reliability, or availability of the Directory.

16.2 We are not responsible for any damages, losses, or liabilities arising from the use of the Directory.

17. Governing Law

17.1 These Terms are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of United Kingdom.

18. Contact Information

18.1 For any questions or concerns regarding these Terms, please contact us at hello@onthehighstreet.co.uk

19. Entire Agreement

19.1 These Terms constitute the entire agreement between the User and OnTheHighStreet.co.uk regarding the use of the Directory, supersedes any prior agreements or understandings.

By using the OnTheHighStreet.co.uk Online Business Directory, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agreed to these Terms and Conditions.