Terms and Conditions


Below you can find mileofads.com Terms and Conditions. I don’t want to bore you so I’ll try to keep it as short as possible without unnecessary text. Ready? Let’s begin.

Terms and Conditions - version: 1.0 Last update: 5th of January 2021

The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) of Mile of ads Website located at https://www.mileofads.com (“Service”, “I”, “mileofads”, “mileofads.com”). Service contains adverts (“Adverts”) which consist of an image, description text, and hyperlink navigating to the external site. Every Advert is provided by a third-party advertiser (“Advertiser”). (“Ad-slot”) is an unoccupied space where an Advert can be placed by the advertiser after fulfilling specific conditions.
Please read these Terms carefully before using Service. Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users, and others who access or use the Service.
By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.

MOST INPORTANT POINTS
  1. Service contains Adverts that are provided by third-party Advertisers. Adverts consist of an image, description text, and hyperlink that may navigate to an external website. I am not responsible for the content of Adverts or external websites.
  2. Adverts copyright belong to their owners - Advertisers.
  3. To advertise on mileofads.com it is required to: create a temporary account, make payment ($25) within 24 hours after registration and add your Advert within 24 hours after payment.
  4. Once placed Advert at mileofads.com can never be changed, but it can be removed if it violates these Terms.
  5. One Advertiser can place only one Advert at mileofads.com.
  6. The same Advert hyperlink cannot be used twice at mileofads.com.
  7. Advert will be placed at the first unoccupied Ad-slot in the mile at the time of adding advert (in ascending order).
  8. There are some restrictions on what you can advertise (e.g. no pornography). Please see the section “ADVERT REQUIREMENTS” for all the detail.
  9. Adverts violating these Terms will be removed instantly from mileofads.com.
  10. I made this project to be entertaining for Visitors and beneficial for Advertisers. I’ll try to make sure that everyone will be satisfied with Advertising on mileofads.com!


DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
Mile of ads mission is to provide a cheap and efficient way to advertise for anyone, anywhere in the world. Create an innovative mile-long internet monument composed of inch-height Adverts. No less important is a mission to collect funds for organizations fighting coronavirus and earn money to start my own business.


SERVICE
Service is available only to individuals who are at least 13 years old.

You agree not to attempt to gain unauthorized access to, disrupt, or perform any other action that may result in Service damage.

You agree to comply with any applicable local, state, national, or international law.

I cannot guarantee that the Service will be available at all times. It may experience hardware or software problems or need to perform maintenance, resulting in interruptions, delays, or errors. Any downtime I’ll try to keep at a minimum. You agree that I have no liability whatsoever for any loss, damage, or inconvenience caused by your inability to access or use Service.

I reserve the right unless stated differently, to change, modify, or remove the contents of the Site at any time or for any reason at my sole discretion without notice.

If you want to publish an article/note/video/information about mileofads.com for that purpose you may save/use/display/reproduce any Advert and visible parts of this Service but without modification. (I hope there will be only positive articles about this project!)


DISPLAYING ADVERTS
Service contains Adverts that are provided by third-party Advertisers. Adverts consist of an image, description text, and hyperlink that may navigate to an external website. I have no control over and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party web sites or services as any other part of Adverts.

You further acknowledge and agree that Service shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

Advert copyright belong to their owners – Advertisers.

Despite the sincere desire, it is not possible to display exactly one-inch height Advert to every Visitor. Therefore you accept that the physical height of the Advert on your screen may not be exactly one inch.


ADVERTISING ON MILE OF ADS
To advertise on mileofads.com you need to create a temporary account. All the details are in section “TEMPORARY ACCOUNT”. Also, you are required to make a payment. All the details are in section “PAYMENT”. After payment confirmation, you will be able to add your Advert within the guidelines described in the “ADVERT REQUIREMENTS” section.

Advertising on mileofads.com is possible for all individuals who are at least 18 years old, and if there is at least one unsold ad-slot. There are 63360 ad-slots for sale in total.

As-slots are sold in ascending order. Your Advert will be placed at a first unoccupied inch at the moment of adding Advert. I am not responsible for the inch number your Advert will be placed and I can’t move any Advert to another inch.

You are solely responsible for providing an Advert that complies with these Terms, in particular, the “ADVERT REQUIREMENTS” section.

If in the future website linked with Advert changes its content to be incompatible with these Terms – Advert will be removed.

You retain all rights for your added Advert.

By Advertising on Service, you grant mileofads.com and any other third party a royalty-free, worldwide license to use, display, print, reproduce your Advert as a whole solely for advertising and information purposes. (Thanks to that it can be displayed in the Service and on other websites in articles etc. Isn’t this the purpose of the advert? To be seen as many times as possible?)

Once placed Advert at mileofads.com can never be changed, but it can be removed under some circumstances. 

One Advertiser can place only one Advert at mileofads.com.

The same Advert hyperlink cannot be used twice at mileofads.com.

The same “thing” (e.g. service/site/product) cannot be Advertised twice at mileofads.com e.g. if you sell your products on a third-party service and someone already advertised their products on the same service you are allowed to Advertise, but there cannot be two Adverts of the same product presented in two different services.

You accept that the physical height of the Advert on your screen may not be exactly one inch.

Adverts will available online at mileofads.com for at least 2 years. The goal is to keep this site as long as possible as some kind of internet monument.

When the last Ad-slot is sold all Adverts will be printed and composed in a real mile of ads.


TEMPORARY ACCOUNT
One User can create only one account.

To create an account you need to provide your true, current email address, and at least 5 characters long password.

You are responsible for maintaining the security of your account. I will store your data in accordance with the terms of mileofads.com Privacy Policy.

You can create your account at subpage: https://mileofads.com /register.php

You can log in to your account at subpage: https://mileofads.com /buy.php

For safety reasons, an account will expire 25 hours after registration or 24 hours after making the payment.

After the account has expired, you will not be able to log in to it. I can’t prolong the expiry date or undo expiration, therefore please create an account when you will be ready to advertise on mileofads.com


PAYMENT
The payment needs to be made within 24 hours after temporary account registration.

The payment processor is Stripe and the only payment method is Stripe Checkout. Stripe Checkout allows you to pay with a credit card.

Please read the Stripe Privacy Policy (https://stripe.com/privacy) and Payment Terms (https://stripe.com/payment-terms/legal) before making the payment.

Stripe payment must be made accordingly to Stripe site rules.

After successful payment, you will be redirected to the mileofads.com site where your payment will be instantly verified.

One inch (“Ad-slot”) costs $25.

If payment made by Advertiser is canceled for any reason Advert will be removed immediately without the possibility of restoration.


ADVERT REQUIREMENTS
Any part of Advert and websites linked with them:
- need to comply with any applicable local, state, national or international law,
- can't contain any material that is: pornographic, vulgar, obscene, abusive, defamatory, racist, violent, hateful, offensive or otherwise objectionable,
- can’t put user safety at risk (e.g. crash user browser),
- can’t infringe the copyright or another's intellectual property.

Advert first required component is an image in PNG or JPG format with size less than 100kB and resolution exactly the 100-pixel height and 500-pixel wide (100x500 px). The SVG image format is also supported, but you will have to send the image via email in SVG format after adding it manually in PNG or JPG format. The image will be later replaced with SVG.

Advert second required component is a valid URL address that starts with “http://” or “https://”.

Advert third required component is description text, which is a text that will be shown to the User after Advert hover. It can contain lowercase and uppercase letters, space, numbers, and symbols: ().,_-!?. It must contain between 1 and 50 characters.

Advert can be added only when these three components listed above are provided.

By adding Advert you confirm that you have all necessary copyright and intellectual property for every part of your Advert.


ONE MILLION TO SUPPORT FIGHT AGAINST CORONAVIRUS
80% of Service income will be donated to organizations fighting coronavirus (e.g. “covid19responsefund.org”). With all Ad-slots sold it is estimated it will be over 1 million USD.

I don’t want that money going to dishonest/fake organizations so they will be carefully selected and then money will be distributed between them. I want to make the best use of every cent of that money.

Every money transfer(donate) will be declared publicly so there will be 100% transparency in the distribution of funds.


ADVERT REMOVAL
Advert violating these Terms will be removed immediately and responsible Advertiser access to Service will be terminated.

Advertisers purposely violating these Terms may cause mileofads.com reputation loss therefore their payment may not be refunded.

Removed Adverts will be replaced with proper information, and that Ad-slot may be sold again later to another Advertiser.

If there is any Advert which you find inadequate and you think it should be removed please contact me at mileofads+adremove (at) gmail.com. I will consider the request but I am not obligated to do so or to respond to you directly.


TERMINATION OF AGREEMENTS AND REFUNDS POLICY
I hope that everyone will be pleased with advertising on mileofads.com. You may resign from advertising on mileofads.com within 14 days after purchase without giving a reason. Your Advert will be removed and your funds will be sent back to you within 14 days. To do that, please write me a message at mileofads+refund (at) gmail.com

After 14 days after purchase, Advertiser may ask for their Advert removal but a refund won’t be available. I will consider the request but I am not obligated to remove that Advert.


LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
In no event will I be liable to you or any third party for any direct, indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special, or punitive damages, including lost profit, lost revenue, loss of data, or other damages arising from your use of the site, even if I have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Certain laws and international laws do not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. If these laws apply to you, some or all of the above disclaimers or limitations may not apply to you, and you may have additional rights.


DISCLAIMER
Service is provided on an "as is" basis without warranty of any kind. You agree that your use of the site services will be at your sole risk.

You are responsible for obtaining and maintaining all equipment and software needed for access to and use of the Service. I am not responsible for the incorrect display of Service on your device.

All of the content contained on mileofads.com is edited, checked, and verified for accuracy as much as it is possible to do so. However, I cannot guarantee either its accuracy or the safety of any external links it might contain.


TERMINATION
Mileofads.com may terminate or suspend your right to access or use Service for violating these Terms or other reasons without appropriate notice.

Every attempt to damage this Service will be reported to law enforcement agencies.


GOVERNING LAW
This Agreement is governed in accordance with the laws of Poland and the European Union.


INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Service and all of its original content are unless explicitly stated otherwise, the sole property of mileofads.com and are, as such, fully protected by the appropriate international copyright and other intellectual property rights laws.

It is permissible to link to content from this site as long as the original source is clearly stated, reproduction is possible as described in the “SERVICE” section.


PRIVACY POLICY
Mile of ads may collect data. This data won’t be ever sold.

Privacy Policy can be found here: https://mileofads.com /privacy.php


COOKIES
The usage of cookies is described in Privacy Policy.


CHANGES
I reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies, or omissions and to change or update the information on the Service at any time, without prior notice.

I reserve the right, at my sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. I will try to provide at least 3 days’ notice prior to any new terms taking effect. Information about new terms will be placed on the mileofads.com website at https://mileofads.com /terms.php

Changes may be a result of e.g. incorporating a new payment method. 

I’ll try to preserve every previous version of these Terms at the mileofads.com website.


CONTACT
If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact me at mileofads+terms (at) gmail.com