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WOA Productions, LLC. operates the https://www.worldofarizona.com website. This website, including all content, features, functionality, programs, applications, or services provided on or through the website are referred to, collectively, in this Agreement, as the “Site.” WOA Productions, LLC operates under the registered trade name “World Of Arizona” and all company name references in this agreement are referred to, collectively, in this agreement, as “World Of Arizona”. By using the Site and submitting an article, whether accessed via computer, mobile device, or other technology, manner, or means, you agree to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, which is a binding legal agreement between you and World Of Arizona.

I agree to bestow/allow WOA Productions, LLC (hereafter referred to as ‘World Of Arizona’) located in Queen Creek, Arizona, a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, non-exclusive, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate the Content (hereafter referred to as ‘Contribution Post’) I submit to World Of Arizona and to incorporate such content into the print and online publication(s) (World Of Arizona’s Publications) of World Of Arizona.


 All Contribution Posts must comply with the following criteria:

  1. Contribution Posts must be your own original work that has not been published on any other website, forum, chat or social media network.

  2. Plagiarism or copyright infringement is not permitted.

  3. When quoting others, please make sure to properly cite your source.

  4. Posts will acknowledge your authorship but will be the property of World Of Arizona.

  5. Once the post has been submitted to World Of Arizona you may not publish it anywhere online, in part or in whole, including your own website or blog.

  6. If we use your Contribution Post, you may promote it on your own website, Facebook, Twitter or other social media forums. Promoting does not mean you post the entire article on these forums. You may include a link to your Contribution Post and a short sentence or two explaining what the article is about.

  7. Submissions must be over 350 words. Longer posts are allowed if it is necessary and relevant, but the final length of the article is decided by World Of Arizona.

  8. World Of Arizona reserves the right to add/remove/change affiliate links where appropriate.

  9. Contribution Post writers will receive writing credit as the author of their post at the end of the article.

  10. Contribution Post writers may submit a short bio statement (no more than 50 to 100 words) that may or may not be used at the end of the article.

  11. Contribution Post writers will be allowed to have one link to their website within the author acknowledgment. This may not be an affiliate link or point to an affiliate site. If the writer does not have a website, one link will be provided to either Facebook or Twitter. If there is not an appropriate profile for linking, only a name will be provided. World Of Arizona reserves the right to remove the author acknowledgment link within World Of Arizona’s sole discretion.

  12. World Of Arizona welcomes images and/or video to accompany your Contribution Post as long as they meet the following requirements:

    • The Contribution Post writer must be the copyright holder of the image/video OR the image/video must be licensed under an appropriate creative commons license or in the public domain. Proof must be submitted along with any image/video showing that it does not infringe on copyright laws.

    • World Of Arizona reserves the right to change/edit the image/video if necessary.

    • If people are included in the image/video, then the Contribution Post writer must provide a written release allowing use of likeness.

    • Video/image submissions must be relevant to the post.

    • World Of Arizona reserves the right to deny or remove any image/video it deems inappropriate or contrary to the values of the World Of Arizona company and brand.

  13. World Of Arizona will share and promote the Contribution Post on a variety of social media networks, but does not guarantee any particular site or audience reach.

  14. Links to any third-party site must be relevant to the topic and approved by World Of Arizona.

  15. All search engine optimization (“SEO”) information, such as anchor text or alt tags, will be reviewed and subject to inclusion at the discretion of World Of Arizona.

  16. Excessive links or links that appear to be affiliated or spam related will be removed at the discretion of World Of Arizona.

  17. All Contribution Posts are reviewed and approved by World Of Arizona prior to posting.

  18. World Of Arizona reserves the right to edit Contribution Posts where necessary.

  19. World Of Arizona reserves the right to refuse publication or remove a Contribution Post without prior notice to the Contribution Post writer.

  20. By providing a Contribution Post to World Of Arizona, you agree that you are in no way becoming a part of the website or company, nor shall you hold yourself out to be a part of the World Of Arizona website or company.

  21. If a Contribution Post submission is inappropriate or needs improvements, a World Of Arizona representative will let you know and offer suggestions so that it may be published at a later time. World Of Arizona will review your submissions in a timely manner. World Of Arizona reserves the right to refuse publication of any Contribution Post. By submitting a Contribution Post to World Of Arizona, you agree that you have read and understood this agreement and agree to be bound by it.