We are now accepting paid sponsored posts on a limited basis subject to terms and approval.


Sponsored Posts up to 500 words will cost $75.00


Sponsored Posts up to 1000 words will cost $150.00.

PROCEDURE TO SUBMIT A SPONSORED POST
1. Posts for review should be sent as a word doc to philadelphiadance@gmail.com
2. If approved an Adobe Sign document of the agreement below will be sent to you for digital signature.
3. Payment thenmust be made by credit card using the links above before post will begin to appear. (up to 24 hours)
4. All posts will be maintained for a period of 30 days before deletion unless renewed by rendering additional payment.
5. All posts at publication will be marked as sponsored content in accordance with FCC regulations.

PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal
Sponsored Content Agreement

It is important that you read, understand, and agree to this entire document, as it creates a binding contract between you and PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal (“PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal” or “us” or “we”). These terms and conditions define and limit your rights and responsibilities in using PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content. PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content allows you to sponsor the display of certain content to PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal members. We may revise these terms and conditions (the “Agreement”) at any time by posting them to the site. If you continue to use the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content after any revisions, You will be bound by such revisions and should therefore visit this page from time to time to review the current terms and conditions.

User Agreement:

In addition to this Agreement, the standard PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal User Agreement, and those documents which it references, including but not limited to the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Privacy Policy and Copyright Policy, applies to your use of the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service. To the extent there is any conflict between this Agreement and any of the provisions in the standard PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal User Agreement with respect to your use of the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service, this Agreement shall control but only to extent of such conflict.

Advertising Entity:

You may only use sponsored content for yourself, your current employer or, if you are an advertising agency, for your client. You warrant and represent that you have the power and authority to enter into this Agreement and perform the obligations hereunder and that you are personally responsible for any charges incurred through your account. Use of any automated agents (“bots”), scripts or other devices or means to purchase sponsored content through PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content is prohibited without PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal”s express written permission in each instance. You may not resell or transfer access to PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content to any other party. Your account is for your express use only and not transferable or assignable to anyone else inside or outside your organization. “PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content” means PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Ads and any other fields or modules promoted on the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal platform, such as jobs, polls, groups, etc.

Content and Advertising Guidelines:

Use of PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content is subject to the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Advertising Guidelines. Because we may revise the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Advertising Guidelines at any time by posting them to the site, and you will be bound by such revisions if you continue to use the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content after any revisions, you should visit the page for the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Advertising Guidelines from time to time to review the current version. You agree not to use PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content for any unlawful purpose, including, without limitation, sponsoring any ad for any product or service that would violate any federal, state, local or foreign laws, regulations, administrative or judicial order.

PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal has the editorial discretion to reject or cease serving any sponsored content for any reason at any time, regardless of whether or not such content was previously accepted or served.

You represent and warrant that you have the right to permit PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal to serve the sponsored content, including, without limitation, any copyrighted material, trademarks, service marks, logos or slogans; and the use, transmission or display by PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal of the sponsored content as authorized herein will not violate the rights of any third parties.

Targeting:

PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content will be shown to PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal members based on non-personally identifiable profile data of the viewing members. This profile data is either provided by the member or algorithmically determined by data provided by the member. PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal does not verify the accuracy of member-generated content on the site and, as such, is not liable for any sponsored content that was shown to members based on inaccurate profile data or data algorithmically generated.

Member profile data will never be provided to you through your use of PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content, and you agree that you will not attempt to acquire any such member profile data through any means. Members viewing your content will remain anonymous to you.

Payment:

You agree to pay for all fees you incur in connection with each PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content including any sponsored advertisements placed by you on behalf of your employer.

All fees MUST be paid by credit card online at the time of acceptance of post in writing by email and prior to post being published.

Amounts you pay pursuant to the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service are non-refundable.

PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal reserves the unilateral right to remove any or all active sponsored content if there is an amount owed under this Agreement that is past due by more than three (3) days.

Cancellation:

You may cancel your sponsored content at any time by emailing philadelphiadance@gmail.com PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal will endeavor to cease serving your sponsored content promptly following your cancellation. You shall still be required to pay for the full 30 day period in which your content appeared.

Removal of Sponsored Content by PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal:

PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal reserves the right to remove any sponsored content at any time, with cause due to a violation of PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal”s User Agreement, PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal”s Advertising Guidelines, this Agreement, or any other agreement between you and PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal. As a consequence of your violation of any of the aforementioned agreements, PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal may, at its sole discretion, prohibit you from any further participation in the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service and any other service or program offered by PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal, or suspend or remove your PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal account. PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal may undertake technical measures in furtherance of such prohibition.

PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal shall also have the right to remove any sponsored content at any time without cause as PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal determines in its sole discretion. PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal is not required to provide you with any explanation for its removal of any sponsored content and you agree that all of PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal decisions relating to the placement and removal of sponsored content shall be final and binding.

In addition, your sponsored content may be removed if PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal, in its discretion, ceases offering the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content program.

In the event of any removal of your sponsored content under this section, you will be responsible for paying for all sponsored content that ran prior to time of removal or cessation.

No Guarantees:

PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal does not guarantee the results or distribution of any sponsored content in any manner. PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal does not guarantee you any number of impressions (i.e., times your sponsored content is viewed by a member) or clicks (i.e., times your sponsored content is clicked on by a member) through PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content. PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal provides no guarantee or warranty regarding the placement, delivery, timing, or performance of sponsored content purchased through PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content. PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal does not screen or attempt to verify the accuracy of any information on PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal”s website or in the member profiles, and, as such, does not guarantee the identity or personal information of the individuals who will view the sponsored content you purchase through PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content.

Non-Exclusive:

This contract is not exclusive as to your business, products or services. PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal retains the complete and unqualified right to solicit the business of and sponsored content from persons and entities that may be in competition with your business, products or services, as well as to serve its own advertisements that may be in competition with your business, products or services.

Ownership:

All materials and information on or available through the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service, including, without limitation, content, are protected by copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights owned and controlled by us or by other parties that have licensed or otherwise provided their material to PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal (collectively, “PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Intellectual Property Rights”). You agree that any feedback you provide to us (including suggestions, comments, improvements, ideas, etc.), about the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service and its content shall be part of PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Intellectual Property Rights and you hereby assign to us all your rights in such feedback.

You may not add, delete, distort, or otherwise modify the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Intellectual Property Rights, except with the express consent of PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal. Any unauthorized attempt to modify any PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Intellectual Property Rights, to defeat or circumvent our security features, or to utilize the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service or any part of the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Intellectual Property Rights for any purpose other than its intended purposes, is strictly prohibited. You agree that you do not have nor will you make any claim of interest in or ownership of any such PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Intellectual Property Rights. You are granting PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal a non-exclusive, fully paid up and royalty-free right to use, reproduce, and distribute any content you create, including the content of your sponsored content for use in connection with the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service. You are also, by creating sponsored content, granting PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal a non-exclusive, fully paid up and royalty-free right to use, reproduce, and communicate the name and trademarks of your organization as an advertiser on PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal.com, unless requested otherwise in writing to PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal”s customer service department. PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal shall also have the non-exclusive, fully-paid up and royalty free, perpetual right to use any sponsored content placed through the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service, and the name, trademarks and logos of any person or company on whose behalf a placement has been made, in connection with PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal”s promotion of the service.

Limitation of Liability:

SOME COUNTRIES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY IN CONTRACTS WITH CONSUMERS AND AS A RESULT THE CONTENTS OF THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

NEITHER PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL CORPORATION NOR ANY OF ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATED COMPANIES, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, OR DIRECTORS (“PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL AFFILIATES”) SHALL BE LIABLE FOR (1) ANY DAMAGES IN EXCESS OF FIVE TIMES THE MOST RECENT MONTHLY FEES THAT YOU PAID FOR YOUR ADS ACCOUNT, IF ANY, OR $100, WHICHEVER AMOUNT IS GREATER, OR (2) ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR LOSS OF USE, PROFIT, REVENUE OR DATA TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PERSON ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT SERVICE OR ANY CONTENT DISPLAYED THROUGH THE PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT SERVICE EVEN IF PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL IS AWARE OR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SET FORTH IN THE PRECEDING SENTENCE SHALL:

  1. APPLY REGARDLESS OF WHETHER YOU BASE YOUR CLAIM ON CONTRACT, TORT, STATUTE OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, WE KNEW OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR THE LIMITED REMEDIES PROVIDED HEREIN FAIL OF THEIR ESSENTIAL PURPOSE, AND
  2. NOT APPLY TO ANY DAMAGE THAT PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL AFFILIATES CAUSE YOU INTENTIONALLY AND KNOWINGLY IN VIOLATION OF THIS AGREEMENT OR APPLICABLE LAW, OR AS OTHERWISE MANDATED BY APPLICABLE LAW THAT CANNOT BE DEROGATED FROM IN THIS AGREEMENT.

Indemnification:

Notwithstanding any review or approval of any sponsored content by PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal, you agree to indemnify PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal and the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Affiliates, and hold PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal and the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Affiliates harmless from any damages, losses and costs (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys” fees) related to third party claims, charges or investigations, caused by a) your failure to comply with this Agreement, including, without limitation, your submission of sponsored content that violates third party rights or applicable laws, b) any sponsored content you submit to PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal or c) any activity in which you engage on or through the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal website.

Disclaimer of Warranties

SOME COUNTRIES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED TERMS IN CONTRACTS WITH CONSUMERS AND AS A RESULT THE CONTENTS OF THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

DO NOT RELY ON PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT, ANY INFORMATION THEREIN, OR ITS CONTINUATION. WE PROVIDE THE PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT SERVICE ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. WE DO NOT PROVIDE ANY EXPRESS WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED OR HARMED BY PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT OR ANYTHING RELATED THERETO YOU MAY CANCEL YOUR SPONSORED CONTENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS AGREEMENT AND SUCH CANCELLATION SHALL BE YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY.

WE NEITHER WARRANT NOR REPRESENT THAT YOUR USE OF THE PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT SERVICE WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES. ANY MATERIAL, SERVICE, OR TECHNOLOGY DESCRIBED OR USED AS PART OF THE PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT SERVICE MAY BE SUBJECT TO INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OWNED BY THIRD PARTIES WHO HAVE LICENSED TO US SUCH MATERIAL, SERVICE, OR TECHNOLOGY.

PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL DOES NOT HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO VERIFY THE VERACITY OR APPROPRIATENESS OF THE USERS OF PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT OR THE SPONSORED ADVERTISEMENTS PLACED VIA THE PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT SERVICE.

PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL DOES NOT GUARANTEE THAT THE PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT SERVICE WILL FUNCTION WITHOUT INTERRUPTION OR ERRORS IN FUNCTIONING. IN PARTICULAR, THE SERVICE”S OPERATION MAY BE MOMENTARILY INTERRUPTED DUE TO MAINTENANCE, UPDATES, OR TECHNICAL IMPROVEMENTS. PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR DAMAGES CAUSED BY ANY SUCH INTERRUPTION OR ERRORS IN FUNCTIONING. FURTHERMORE, PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY MISFUNCTIONING, IMPOSSIBILITY OF ACCESS, OR POOR USE CONDITIONS OF THE PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SITE OR PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT SERVICE DUE TO INAPPROPRIATE EQUIPMENT, DISTURBANCES LINKED TO THE INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER, TO THE SATURATION OF THE INTERNET NETWORK, AND FOR ANY OTHER REASON UNRELATED TO PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOU, YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY ON ACCOUNT OF YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE PHILADELPHIADANCE.ORG | THE DANCE JOURNAL SPONSORED CONTENT SERVICE.

Non-Waiver; Sever-ability:

If any provision is found to be illegal, invalid, or unenforceable, such provision shall be modified to the minimum extent necessary to make such provision valid and enforceable, and the remainder of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of rights under this Agreement by either party shall constitute a subsequent waiver of this or any other right under this Agreement. No waiver of any provision of this Agreement shall be effective unless it is in writing and signed by an authorized representative of the applicable party. The remedies of PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal under this Agreement shall be cumulative and not alternative, and the election of one remedy for a breach shall not preclude pursuit of other remedies. You hereby waive the right to seek specific performance or injunctive relief hereunder.

Force Majeure:

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal shall not be liable to you if it is not able to post the sponsored content or PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal is rendered unable to timely perform any of its obligations hereunder for any reason, including, without limitation, strikes, boycotts, war, terrorism, Acts of God, labor troubles, riots, and restraints of public authority.

Copyright and Content Complaints:

We respect the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same, including your use of the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service. Regarding copyright infringement complaints, see our policies and procedures for Complaints regarding Copyright Infringement. With respect to content-related complaints, see our policies and procedures for Complaints Regarding Content.

Interpretation:

You agree that PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal has sole discretion in determining the interpretation of the meaning of this Agreement, and those documents it incorporates by reference, including determining your compliance with such.

Jurisdiction:

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Pennsylvania, including all matters of construction, validity, performance and enforcement. The parties agree that Delaware County, in the State of Pennsylvania, shall be the sole forum for any action brought against the other party. The parties waive trial by jury in any action, proceeding or counterclaim brought in respect of any matter whatsoever arising out of or in any way connected with this Agreement or your use of the PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal Sponsored Content service.

Miscellaneous:

No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment relationship is created between you and PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal by this Agreement or any sponsored content transaction, and neither party shall have the authority to bind the other in any way. This constitutes the entire agreement by and between you and PhiladelphiaDANCE.org | The Dance Journal with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior agreements, understandings, representations or negotiations, whether written or oral, or whether established by custom, practice, policy or precedent, with respect to the subject matter of this Agreement. The section headings in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.