Terms of service

Last amended: Monday, May 09, 2022



1. About the Terms

1.1. These Terms is a legally binding agreement between an individual user or a business entity (the “User”, “you” and “your”) accessing and using the Website and/or purchasing the Services and the owner and operator of VArgo SEO (the “Company”, “we”, and “our”).

1.2. If you use VArgo SEO and/or accept these Terms on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you represent that you have the authority to bind such entity to these Terms. If you do not have such authority, please do not use VArgo SEO and/or accept these Terms on behalf of the entity.

1.3. Third parties. These Terms apply to your use of VArgo SEO only. Unless otherwise provided by the applicable law, we are not responsible or liable in any manner for the acts and omissions of third parties, the quality of services provided by third parties, the content uploaded and published by the Users or third parties on the Website, and security and privacy practices deployed by the operators of Third-Party websites, applications, and services referred to from the Website.

1.4. Amendment and termination. We may amend or terminate these Terms at any time and such amendment or termination will be effective at the time we post the amended version of the Terms on the Website and indicate the date of the last amendment. Your continuous use of VArgo SEO after the date of the last amendment signifies your acceptance of the revised Terms.

1.5. Breach of the Terms. If we believe, at our sole discretion, that you violate these Terms and it is appropriate, necessary or desirable to do so, we may:

• Send you a formal warning;

• Temporary suspend the Account (as defined hereunder);

• Delete the Account;

• Temporarily or permanently prohibit your access to the Services; • Report you to law enforcement authorities; or

• Commence a legal action against you.

2. About VArgo SEO

2.1. The Company owns and operates the Website that facilitates the provision of the Services, namely, promotion of User’s websites via global search engines, also known as as search engine optimization (SEO) services.

2.2. VArgo SEO should not be accessed and used by persons under the age of 18.

2.3. Although we regularly monitor the information available on VArgo SEO, we do not guarantee the truthfulness, reliability, currency, relevance, and completeness of all information available on VArgo SEO.

2.4. Any requests for customer or technical support should be addressed to us by email at hi@vargoseo.com. We will respond to support enquiries without undue delay and no later than 3 business days.

3. The Account

3.1. To use the full functionality of the Website and access the Services, you have to register a user account on the Website (the “Account”), review and accept these Terms, and review our privacy policy. Upon registration of the Account, you will gain access to your online control panel.

3.2. You are solely responsible for (i) maintaining the confidentiality of your username and password and (ii) all statements and acts that occur through your Account.

3.3.You agree not to disclose your username and password to anyone. If your password has been stolen, breached or in any way compromised, you agree to contact us immediately.

3.4. You are responsible for using secure Internet connection and protected networks when accessing VArgo SEO.

3.5. We cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage resulting from your failure to take precautions, as necessary to protect yourself, the Account, and your devices on which you use VArgo SEO from viruses, malware, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content.

3.6. We may suspend, disable, or delete your Account (or any part thereof) if we have a reason to believe, at our sole discretion, that you have violated any provision of these Terms or that your conduct tends to damage our reputation and goodwill. If we delete your Account for the foregoing reasons, you may not re-register. We may also suspend or terminate the Account upon a lawful request of a public authority.

4. Acceptable use policy

4.1. By using VArgo SEO, you acknowledge and agree that:

• You will comply with these Terms and all applicable laws;

• You will provide only true, accurate, complete, and up-to-date information;

• You will register no more than one Account;

• You have the necessary authorization and permission to create the Account;

• You will not use VArgo SEO for any purpose that is illegal, infringing, obscene, abusive, or offensive;

• You will not spread malware (e.g., viruses, worms, Trojan horses), spam, and other illegal messaging;

• You will not spread ethnically, racially, or otherwise objectionable information;

• You will not copy, distribute, rent, resell, modify, compromise, damage, disable, impair, reverse engineer and overburden VArgo SEO;

• You will not use bots, scripts, and other automated methods;

• You will not collect and disclose any information about the Users of VArgo SEO; and

• You will not divulge, record, or abuse any information pertaining to websites found in our inventory, including but not limited to URLs, descriptions, and images.

4.2. You are responsible for any claims resulting from your access to and use of VArgo SEO and you agree to indemnify and hold the Company harmless from and against any and all claims arising from your use of VArgo SEO.

4.3. If you think that some of the content related to VArgo SEO is inappropriate, infringes these Terms, applicable laws, or your right to privacy, please contact us immediately by email at hi@vargoseo.com. If any content or User is reported as inappropriate, we will immediately delete such content from VArgo SEO and investigate the conduct of the reported User.

5. The Services

5.1. By accessing and using the Services, you acknowledge and agree to the terms of the Services outlined in this section 5.

5.2. The Services shall be delivered to the User remotely through the Internet, subject to the deadlines agreed to by the User and the Company.

5.3. The User shall take full responsibility and the Company shall have no liability if the provision of the Services is interrupted or suspended due to User’s failure to provide the requested information, comply with Company’s requests and any provision of these Terms.

5.4. To ensure the optimal provision of the Services, the User agrees to follow the information, advice, requirements, and recommendations provided by the Company.

5.5. To facilitate the rendering of the Services, the User should submit to the Company materials related to the Services, including, but not limited to, the URLs of User’s websites, keywords and optional promotional materials (together the “Content”). The User agrees not to submit any Content that the User is not authorized to use, or the Content that infringes any applicable laws, international treaties, or regulations.

5.6. The Company reserves the right to decline or cancel any Content that is not owned or controlled by the User. The Company reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to refuse to upload, modify, delete, postpone, return, or remove any Content that violates these Terms, Company’s standards, or any applicable laws.

5.7. By submitting the Content to the Company, the User grants the Company unrestricted, sub-licensable, royalty-free, perpetual, and irrevocable rights to use, distribute, advertise, adapt, remix, modify, publicly display, publicly perform, excerpt, prepare derivative works from, and reproduce the Content for the purposes of providing the Services.

5.8. The Company does not have full control over the distributed Content. Should the User request the Company to amend, remove, erase, or cancel any of the Content to be distributed by the Company, the User understands and agrees that some of the Content is distributed on Third-Party platforms and websites (collectively, the “Third-Party platforms”) and therefore cannot be amended, removed, erased, or canceled due to the circumstances outside the Company’s reasonable control. The Company shall bear no responsibility for the Content that cannot be amended, removed, erased, or canceled on the Third-Party Platforms.

5.9. To facilitate the provision of the Services, the User may provide us with keywords predetermined and selected by the User (“Your Keywords”). We shall not be responsible or liable in any manner for the determination of Your Keywords, including research, selection, rankings, or underperformance of Your Keywords.

5.10. By providing Your Keywords, you agree to be solely responsible for Your Keywords, including, without limitation, ensuring that (i) Your Keywords are accurate and meet reasonable industry standards, (ii) Your Keywords do not infringe intellectual property rights of third parties, and (iii) Your Keywords do not infringe any applicable laws.

5.11. We exclude all responsibility and liability for Your Keywords.

5.12. When providing the Services, we use leased and permanent backlinks. The backlinks are placed on Third-Party platforms and therefore the Company shall bear no responsibility for the backlinks that are prematurely removed by the Third-Party Platforms.

5.13. Although the Company puts reasonable efforts to select the Third-Party Platforms that are relevant to the respective User, the Company does not guarantee the relevance, reliability, and fit for purpose of the selected Third-Party Platforms.

5.14. The accuracy of any information provided by the Company in relation to the Services, including, without limitation, reports on Google search results and keyword position reports, (collectively, the “Reports”) can be affected by various factors, such as the time, location, and device used. Although the Company devotes reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of the Reports, the User acknowledges and agrees that the Reports may differ from the information available directly to the User.

6. Backlink sources

6.1. For the purpose of providing the Services, our proprietary software leases and buys backlinks from a number of Third-Party Platforms (for example: Sape.ru, Fiverr.com) automatically, both directly and by contracting with Third-Party backlink providers.

6.2. Although our algorithms are created to avoid any potentially harmful and/or illegal websites and the Company’s staff puts its reasonable efforts to filter out such websites regularly, it is potentially possible that some of the Third-Party Platforms are inappropriate for leasing or buying backlinks. The Company is not responsible for any possible technical, ranking or legal issues caused by leasing/buying of such backlinks.

6.3. If you ever find any inappropriate Third-Party Platforms or other source websites, please contact our support team to filter out such Third-Party Platforms and websites in your Account or cease their use in for the provision of the Services.

7. Fees and payments

7.1. The Fees. The Services are subject to the applicable service fees (the “Fees”) payable by the User. The schedule of the Fees is available on the Website or communicated to the User personally. The Fees are charged automatically for the actual use of the Services and deducted from User’s balance prepaid in advance, unless cancelled earlier by the User. By concluding a service contract with us, the User agrees to pay the Fees in accordance with these Terms, the terms and conditions of the respective Fees, and other terms and conditions in force at the moment the service contract is concluded. The Fees are indicated in US Dollars (USD) and remain valid for as long as (i) they are indicated on the Website, (ii) as communicated by us, or (iii) User’s service contract lasts. The Fees are subject to a change without a prior notice. Any changes to the Fees will be made available to the User and, if necessary, we will request the User to provide consent to the amendments of the Fees.

7.2. Payments. All payments related to VArgo SEO are processed by our Third-Party payment processors (the “Payment Processors”). The Payment Processors may collect some personal data from the User, such as User’s name, credit card number, and billing address, which will allow it to make payments requested by the User. The Payment Processors handle all steps in the payment process through its systems, including data collection and data processing. The User is responsible for ensuring that all payment information is correct and the funds necessary for paying the Fees are available. The User agrees not to hold us liable for payments that do not reach us because the User has quoted incorrect payment information or the Payment Processors refused the payment for any other reason.

7.3. Concluding a service contract. The User that would like to conclude a service contract with us needs to: (i) visit the Website; (ii) register the Account by submitting the requested personal data; (iii) choose the Services; (iv) provide the required payment information; and (v) make the upfront payment. The User will be able to identify and correct any input errors prior to clicking on the “Pay” button. After the User clicks on the button “Pay” and the payment is completed, we will send a confirmatory email informing the User about the order. By clicking on the button “Pay” and receiving a confirmatory email, the User concludes a service contract in English with us on the basis of these Terms. The details of the specific service contract will not be filed by us and, therefore, the specific contract will not be available to the User. However, if the User does require any information regarding the order, the User can consult the Account or contact us directly.

7.4. Cancellation. The User is entitled to cancel then Services and the Fees related thereto at any time though the Account or by contacting us directly. No Fees paid for the Services provided to the User shall be refunded. After the cancellation of the Services becomes effective, no further Fees shall be charged to the User and the provision of the Services shall cease.

7.5. Refunds. The Fees are charged for the Services actually used by the User. Therefore, we do not provide refunds for the Fees paid and the Services provided to the User. In case User’s account received any bonus credits, such credits are not subject to refund, so the bonus credits are deducted before calculating the final refund. Any upfront payments that have not been charged by the Company shall be refunded to the User upon termination of the Account. If the User is not satisfied with VArgo SEO and there is a reason to believe that the quality of the Services is impaired due to our fault, we may, after carefully assessing the issue and in our sole discretion, issue partial or full refunds to the User. The situations in which we may consider issuing refunds include: (i) if the Services are impaired due to technical issues that cannot be solved in a reasonably timely manner; (ii) we materially breach these Terms; or (iii) we fail to provide the Services as agreed to with the User. In order to terminate the service contract and receive a refund, the User must contact us and explain User’s concern in detail. If the User qualifies for a refund, we will issue the refund by using the same payment method that the User used to make the payment.

8. Privacy

8.1. All personal data collected from you shall be processed in accordance with our privacy policy available at https://vargoseo.com/privacy/, which explains in detail our practices and procedures pertaining to the processing of your personal data.

8.2. Marketing communication. We may send you occasional newsletters. You may opt out of the newsletters at any time by using the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the email. We will send you marketing-related communication only if (i) you provide us with your opt-in consent to receive such communication or (ii) we cide to send you marketing messages about our new services that are closely related to the Services already used by you.

8.3. Informational notices. After you register the Account, you may receive from us important technical notices about your Account and VArgo SEO (the “Notifications”), including low balance notifications, technical or administrative emails, information about your Account, privacy and security, and other important matters, because they are essential for the success of the Services. You cannot opt out from the Notifications.

9. Disclaimer of warranties

9.1. VArgo SEO is provided by the Company on an “as is” and on an “as available” basis. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, the Company makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, regarding the use or the results of VArgo SEO in terms of its correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.

9.2. The Company shall have no liability for any interruptions in the use of VArgo SEO. 9.3. The Company disclaims all warranties with regard to the information provided, including the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.

9.4. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties; therefore, the above-referenced exclusion is inapplicable.

10. Limitation of liability




11. Indemnification

11.1.The User agrees to indemnify and hold the Company, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of User’s use of VArgo SEO, the violation of these Terms, an infringement by the User or a third party conducted by using User’s computer, of any intellectual property or any other right of any person or entity.

12. Modifications and interruption

12.1.The Company reserves the right to modify or discontinue VArgo SEO with or without notice to the User. The Company shall not be liable to User or any third party should the Company exercise its right to modify or discontinue VArgo SEO. The User acknowledges and accepts that the Company does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to VArgo SEO and the operation of

13. Intellectual property

13.1.Most of the content made available through VArgo SEO is owned by us, our partners, agents, licensors, vendors, and/or other content providers (“Our Content”). Our Content includes, but is not limited to, text, images, audiovisual content, source code, trademarks, service marks and trade names. Our Content is protected by the applicable intellectual property laws and international treaties.

13.2.The User is not allowed, without obtaining prior written authorization from us, to:

• Distribute Our Content;

• Copy Our Content;

• Disassemble, make alterations, decompile, reverse engineer, translate, and adapt Our Content; and

• Rent, loan, use, lease or attempt to grant other rights to Our Content to third parties.

13.3.VArgo SEO brand. The User many not use the VArgo SEO brand, the trademarks associated with VArgo SEO or Third-Party trademarks with a prior consent of a trademark owner. The User may not use such brands and trademarks in any way that suggests that we sponsor, endorse, or associate with the User without obtaining prior written consent from us.

13.4.Third-Party intellectual property. Some of the trademarks, and other intellectual property featured on the Website may be owned by third parties. Such Third-Party intellectual property does not belong to us and it remains the sole property of the respective Third-Party proprietors. You agree not to violate such Third-Party property. We will not access or use such intellectual property for the purposes other than ensuring the provision of our services through the Website.

13.5.These Terms do not transfer to you any intellectual property owned by us or third parties, and all rights, titles, and interests in and to such property will remain solely with us or respective Third-Party proprietors.

13.6.Copyright infringement claims. If you have any grounds to believe that any content made available through VArgo SEO violates your or third party’s intellectual property rights, please contact us and express your concerns or request to remove the allegedly infringing content. We will reply to the copyright infringement claim as soon as possible but no later than 2 weeks. Before sending your claim to us, please make sure that you sign it and include information that would allow us to locate the allegedly infringing content.

14. Severability

14.1.In the event that any provision of these Terms is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such a provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by the applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms. The validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected as a result.

15. Governing law and dispute resolution

15.1.The formation, interpretation, and performance of these Terms and any disputes arising out of the Terms shall be governed by the substantive and procedural laws of Finland, without regard to its rules on conflicts or choice of law.

15.2.The exclusive jurisdiction and venue for actions related to the subject matter hereof shall be the courts located in Finland.

15.3.Nothing herein prevents the User or us from seeking any interim injunction it deems necessary in order to preserve the status quo prior to the resolution of any dispute, in any jurisdiction.

15.4.Alternative dispute resolution. Please note that disputes between consumers and traders regarding goods or services bought online may be resolved out of court at a low cost in a simple and fast way on the web-based Online Dispute Resolution platform developed by the European Commission. The Online Dispute Resolution platform is available in 23 official languages of the European Union at https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/odr .

16. Contact

16.1.If you have any questions, suggestions, or concerns about these terms or your use of VArgo SEO, please feel free to contact us.

Email: hi@vargoseo.com

Contact form: https://vargoseo.com/contact/