Website terms & conditions: news, review and information sites

Website terms and conditions form the contract between you and your customers. Net Lawman T&C are clear, precise and complete. They should help protect your website from misuse and encourage visitors to become customers. The ones on this page are for online news and information sites, blogs, and product or service review sites.

    Templates

    Website terms: simple information site

    This website T&C is for a very simple website with no e-commerce and no interaction by a visitor to enter data, upload, download or leave comments. Your site simply offers information: prices, contact information, match results, or any other.

    Website terms and conditions template: news, review, information or community site; subscription model

    These terms and conditions have been drawn for sites that provide access to digital content in return for a subscription fee. Examples of sites that would use this template would include: a technology news and review site where some content is available only to subscribers; a site that provides access to a library of company reports; and a site that provides access to a business forum to subscribers. The content could be generated by the site owner or by the community your site fosters. It includes strong protections of your site against malicious use and your intellectual property, whether generated by you or by your subscribers.

    Website terms template: moderated directory, blog or review site

    These website terms are suitable for blogs, directories, review sites or information sites that do not require as strict terms regulating visitor contributed content. You might not ask visitors to contribute to your site, or you might moderate or approve content before it is published. Examples of such sites might be: personal or corporate blogs; directories (for example, of local attractions) where visitor contributed content is likely to be moderated and approved before publishing; or review sites (for example, of mobile telephone apps) where content is published by pre-approved writers.

    Website terms and conditions template: news, wiki or community site; free-to-access model

    These terms and conditions have been drawn for a site that fosters an online community. A key differentiator of these terms from others is that there are no provisions for subscription, so although membership may be required for access, it is free. Examples of types of sites that might use it include: collaborative sites such as software development communities; wikis; user maintained directories; online fan clubs; and customer communities (such as those offering product support). The template includes strong protection of intellectual property, whether generated by you or by your subscribers.

    Website terms: basic directory site

    This website T&C is for a very simple directory website with no e-commerce and no interaction by a visitor to enter data, upload, download or leave comments. Your site simply offers information.

    How our service works
    Edit your document
    Edit Your Document
    Download your document & complete it at your own pace. Our guidance notes explain what to consider and how to edit.
    Upload for legal reviews
    Upload for Legal Review
    Let our legal team check that the document does what you intend.
    Print, Date & sign
    Print, Date & Sign
    Signing the document makes it legally binding.
    watertight guarantee
    Backed by our watertight guarantee

    If the document isn’t right for your circumstances for any reason, just tell us and we’ll refund you in full immediately.

    writing in plain english
    Written in plain English

    We avoid legal terminology unless necessary. Plain English makes our documents easy to understand, easy to edit and more likely to be accepted.

    Notes
    Guidance notes included

    You don’t need legal knowledge to use our documents. We explain what to edit and how in the guidance notes included at the end of the document.

    email
    Support from our legal team

    We offer free support by email in respect of editing the document. You can also use our Document Review Service if you want to our legal team to check that the document will do as you intend.

    Update
    Up to date with the latest law

    Our documents comply with the latest relevant law. Our lawyers regularly review how new law affects each document in our library.

    © 2000 - 2023 Net Lawman Limited.
    All rights reserved