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The mission of webBikeWorld is to provide information that helps our visitors make informed purchasing
webBikeWorld product reviews are a vital source of unbiased information,
and our visitors depend on webBikeWorld reviews and information to
make their purchasing decisions. Our goal is to ensure that
webBikeWorld will continue to be trusted by our visitors as a source of
unbiased information to help make purchasing or other decisions.
We have developed the following policy
for all vendors or manufacturers of products or services that are
provided to (not purchased by) webBikeWorld for product reviews or
It is our belief that the terms stated
below meet the requirements of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission
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® Product Review
Policy - Terms and Conditions
By offering a product, service or
information for a webBikeWorld review, the provider of the products or services to
webBikeWorld understands and agrees to the following:
- webBikeWorld will endeavor to
conduct a fair and honest review of the products or services.
- The provider of the product understands that
the webBikeWorld reviewer and the resulting published information consists
of subjective personal opinion(s); as such, it may, and probably will,
differ from the opinion of the provider, the reader or others.
- All of the correspondence must go through
the Editor and not directly to the reviewers or evaluators. All products
sent for review or for follow-up must also go through the Editor and not
directly to the evaluators or reviewers. Contact the Editor for more
will take at least several weeks to 2-3 months from the time the product
is received until final publication. This depends on several
factors, including the complexity of the review, weather, publishing
- Products that
are provided by a manufacturer, distributor or retailer for review will be provided at no cost to webBikeWorld and
the property of webBikeWorld and will not be returned to the vendor without
webWorld International, LLC or webBikeWorld.com staff,
evaluators or other associated contributors do not and will not accept
payment for publishing a review, evaluation, article or information.
- Providing a product is no
guarantee that a review will actually be published and if a review is
not published then the product will most likely be returned to the
- Reviews and/or evaluations
may be conducted by freelance or other contributors and their opinions and
findings are independent of and may or may not agree with those of
webWorld International, LLC staff.
- Reviews or unsolicited articles submitted by
freelance contributors may or may not be published at the discretion of
- There will be
no attempt by the provider of the products or others to bias, change or
modify the results or the editorial neutrality of the author of the review
or webBikeWorld and the webBikeWorld Editor has final say in the matter.
- In rare
instances, a draft of the
review may be provided to the vendor or manufacturer prior to posting only
in cases where feedback is required to ensure technical accuracy. This
draft review is meant to ensure the accuracy of technical information,
pricing, availability, etc. of the product or service and is not meant to
provide an opportunity to revise the editorial content or bias the results of the
- The review or
information on the website may occasionally vary from the vendor's or
manufacturer's published information, due to the versions of the products that are
reviewed, the passing of time or other circumstances.
- Although the
review pages will remain posted indefinitely, the reviews and information
may be updated or revised to add owner feedback, user comments,
or other comments, information or clarifications.
- The vendor or
manufacturer providing the product or service for review will not have the
opportunity to alter or edit any of the user or owner comments that are
added to the reviews. However, under certain
circumstances (proof that the user or owner supplied comments are
invalid or produced under false pretenses), the comments may be edited
by the webBikeWorld Editor.
- The provider
or vendor has permission to link to any webBikeWorld page only and agrees
that they will NOT copy, use, reprint, post as a web page or document or use
in any other way any of the information, photographs or materials written
about their products or any other webBikeWorld.com information (see note on
the review article has been posted,
advertisements may be added to the page. The advertisements may
promote competitors of the product that is the subject of the review or
informational article. These ads help offset
the cost of running and maintaining the site.
An "exclusive" review will
feature graphic and/or text
advertisements for one particular retailer or manufacturer, but will also
contain other advertisements and/or advertisements placed through the AdSense program
and others. Since webBikeWorld is read in more than 230 countries, the
AdSense ads may be the only relevant ads for readers who are not customers
of the retailer, manufacturer or provider of the reviewed item. Exclusive
reviews are published by prior agreement only. The exclusive arrangement
will expire 120 days from the date of publication and at that time, other
advertisements may be placed on the page.
Note that the review pages may include advertisements for
the reviewed product, with links to webBikeWorld retail affiliates.
webBikeWorld will earn a commission on sales through those links (More on
this on the Site Info page).
- The opinions
and views expressed by contributors may not necessarily reflect those of
webBikeWorld.com staff or webWorld International, LLC.
page outlines the terms of the agreement and they may be revised at any time,
therefore, interested parties should refer to this page for the latest updates.
NOTE: To manufacturers, distributors and retailers and your
friends or colleagues: Please do NOT send non-official comments or feedback
for the products for publication in the Owner Comments section of the
article related to your products. Do not have friends or associates
send feedback. This would be a definite conflict of
interest and could affect the reputation of webBikeWorld and your
If we determine that someone is trying to game the Owner
Comments section by having employees, associates or others submit positive feedback, all
comments will be removed and the Owner Comments section for that article
will be closed. The Editor's decision on this issue is final. To
send official feedback or comments, see #9 above.
please note that reviews,
by their nature, are based individual opinion and may differ from the
opinion of the manufacturer, the distributor, the reader or others.
that the products or services that are the subject of reviews or other
published information on webBikeWorld.com are either purchased outright or
provided under these guidelines. This
policy or parts thereof may not apply for products that are purchased
For more information, contact the Editor at
Last Edit, Update or Revision: January 2013
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please read the
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of course, be used. For more information, please contact the
editor at the address below.
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NOTE: These policies are in effect immediately and are retroactive to
include all webBikeWorld information and reviews posted on the site.
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