GoDaddy's Website Intervention Giveaway

Official Rules and Regulations
(“Official Rules”)



GoDaddy’s Website Intervention Giveaway (the “Giveaway”) begins at 12:00 a.m. GMT on April 7, 2017 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. GMT on April 14, 2017 (the “Giveaway Period”).


The Giveaway is only open to legal residents of Australia, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry and who own a Small Business with a website in need of an update (each an “Entrant”).  Entries may be submitted by the Entrant or by a third party nominee on behalf of an Entrant (“Nominating Party”). Employees and the immediate families (including those with whom they are domiciled) of (i), LLC (the “Sponsor”) or its affiliates and related companies are not eligible to enter the Giveaway. For purposes of this Giveaway, “immediate family members” shall include the mother, father, brothers, sisters, daughters, sons, partner or spouse of an individual (regardless of where any such “immediate family member” resides). Determinations of Giveaway eligibility shall be made in the sole discretion of the Sponsor and shall be final and binding.


GoDaddy is looking for nominations of small business owners that have an outdated website that could desperately need a makeover with the help of GoDaddy Professional Web Services (each, an “Entry” and collectively, the “Entries”). Among all eligible Entries received, judges of the Sponsor will select the website that it determines has the greatest potential of transformation by utilizing GoDaddy Professional Web Services (the “Selected Entry”). By submitting an Entry, the Nominating Party agrees to be bound by the Official Rules, to collaborate with GoDaddy to “intervene” on the Selected Entry’s current website, be present for the ‘intervention’ (activation), and to otherwise be available and agreeable to be contacted by GoDaddy representatives. 

Nominating Party’s can find and complete the entry form by clicking on the Nomination Link located on the Australia Cursor Man Campaign landing page at

Nominating Party’s represent and warrant that their submission does not make unauthorized use of, or violate, any rights of any third party, and that, if necessary, they can provide proper permissions in a form acceptable to GoDaddy.

By entering the Giveaway, each Entrant agrees to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final with respect to all matters relating to the Giveaway.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The Sponsor may screen any or all Entries. Any Entry that the Sponsor deems, in its sole discretion and at any point in time, to violate the terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules will be subject to disqualification.


Following the conclusion of the Giveaway Period, all eligible Entries received during the Giveaway Period will be shortlisted by a panel of judges chosen by the Sponsor, at the offices of the Sponsor.  The Entry with a legitimate small business website that most lacks a modern look and feel that can be best updated within the scope of GoDaddy Professional Web Services offered will be selected as the Selected Entry.


There will be one (1) grand prize (“Prize” or “Grand Prize”) to be awarded to the Selected Entry.  The Nominated Party will be notified the week of  April 17, 2017 of the Selected Entry.  The “intervention” will be staged at some time in late April or early May 2017 (depending on the availability Selected Entrant, Nominated Party and Sponsor).  The Nominated Party and Selected Entrant must accept the terms and conditions of the Official Rules and sign a separate Release Form, defined below, as a prerequisite to receiving the Prize. Failure to do so will result in forfeiture of the Prize and an alternative Selected Entry being chosen. The Grand Prize consists of:

  • 1 Apple iPad Mini 2 (provided by GoDaddy)
  • Website design & consultation services from GoDaddy Professional Web Services Wordpress Website Deluxe Plan
  • 1 free domain for 1 year (2 years if,, OR free domain transfer and renewal of upcoming term
  • 1-2 year of Wordpress Ultimate Hosting Plan included (Depending on domain chosen)
  • Short video to be feature on GoDaddy’s social channels

The Grand Prize is subject to the following limitations and restrictions:

  • All GoDaddy provided services are subject to the terms and conditions governing those services, including (but not necessarily limited to) our Universal Terms of Service, Professional Web Services Agreement, Hosting Agreement and our Privacy Policy.
  • Additional hours and website updates beyond the scope of the GoDaddy Professional Web Services (“PWS”) Word Press Deluxe Plan are subject to additional rates and fees. PWS Credit can only be used on PWS services, not applicable to other GoDaddy products, and no money back for spending less.
  • If Selected Entrant wishes to continue using its exisiting website domain that is not hosted by GoDaddy, Selected Entrant must transfer existing website domain to GoDaddy.
  • Selected Entrant is responsible for recurring hosting and domain renewal fees after the first year

    • Current prices for hosting domain transfer & domain renewal (prices subject to change) .COM - $19.99 AUD           .Net - $22.99 AUD           .Co - $43.99 AUD           .Org $26.99 AUD           .COM.AU (2 Year) - $33.98 AUD           Hosting –  Ultimate Plan $21.99 AUD per month           1 Domain transfer – $10.99*
  • *Plus ICANN fee of $0.25 per year.

  • Nominated Party and Selected Entrant must be available for the filming of short video.

The approximate total retail value of the Grand Prize is $4000 AUD. The Selected Entrant is not entitled to any difference between the actual value of a Prize and the approximate retail value of that Prize as stated herein.

The Selected Entrant must follow all directions of the Sponsor with respect to the Prize or any aspect thereof. Failure to do so may result in termination of participation, or continued participation, in the Prize or any aspect thereof.

The Prize must be accepted as awarded, without substitution, and is not transferrable, refundable, for resale or convertible to cash. The Sponsor reserve the right, in the event that the Prize, or any component of the Prize, cannot be awarded as described for any reason, to substitute the same for another prize or component of equal or greater value, without notice or liability. In the event that a substitute prize is awarded, such prize must be accepted as awarded and cannot be exchanged for cash or otherwise.

The odds of winning a Prize will depend on the number of eligible Entries received during the Giveaway Period and the quality of the Entry submitted (as further outlined below).


The Selected Entrant will also be required to sign a Declaration, Release and Waiver Form (the “Release Form”) confirming compliance with the Official Rules, acceptance of the Prize as awarded, without substitution, and releasing the Sponsor and its subsidiaries, affiliates, members, divisions, advertising and promotional agencies, wholesalers and retailers, and each of its employees, officers, directors, shareholders and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any liability in connection with the Prize or the Giveaway before being granted his/her Prize.  The Selected Entry will also be required to agree to all terms and conditions applicable to the GoDaddy provided services included as part of the Prize. 

If a Selected Entry does not meet all of the Giveaway requirements or does not sign and return the Release Form to the Sponsor within the time frame provided, that selected Entrant will forfeit his/her Prize and the Sponsor shall be entitled (but not obligated) to select another Entrant from the remaining eligible Entries. This process may continue until the Prize has been awarded or there is insufficient time to permit the awarding of the Prize. The Sponsor is not responsible, whether as a result of human error or otherwise, for any failure to contact any selected Selected Entrant.

The Sponsor will contact the Selected Entry following receipt of his/her signed Release Form to arrange for delivery of his/her Prize.


In the event of a conflict between the Official Rules and any instructions or interpretations of these Official Rules given by an employee of the Sponsor regarding the Giveaway, these Official Rules shall prevail. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Giveaway-related materials, the terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.  All federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations apply, including, but not limited to, tax laws.


By submitting an Entry into this Giveaway, each Entrant confirms his or her understanding of and compliance with these Official Rules. Each Entrant, and his/her representatives, heirs, next of kin or assignees (“Entrant’s Representatives”), hereby releases and holds the Released Parties harmless from any and all liability for any costs, claims, injuries, loss or damage of any kind (including, without limitation, any special, incidental or consequential damages) to the Entrant, Entrant’s Representatives or any other person (including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, property damage, violations or intellectual property rights, moral rights, rights of publicity, libel or slander) resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any Prize, participation in the Giveaway, any breach of the Official Rules, or in any Prize-related activity. The Entrant and Entrant’s Representatives agree to fully indemnify the Released Parties from any and all claims by third parties relating to the Giveaway the use or misuse of the Prize, without limitation.


None of the Released Parties assumes any liability for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Giveaway or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of Entries, the selection of Selected Entry or for any printing or other errors in any Giveaway materials. The Released Parties assume no responsibility for any error, omission, tampering, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or authorized access to, or alteration of Entries. The Released Parties are not responsible for any problems, viruses or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to Entrants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in the Giveaway.

None of the Released Parties assumes any liability for any personal injury or property damage or losses of any kind including, without limitation, direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or punitive damages which may be sustained to an Entrant's or any other person's computer equipment resulting from an Entrant's attempt to either participate in the Giveaway or download any information in connection with participating in the Giveaway or use of any website. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on any website is provided "as is" without any warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.

None of the Released parties assumes any liability for weather conditions, Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppages or any other natural disaster outside of their control. The Released Parties will not be obligated to award the Prize or any replacement Prize in the event of the occurrence of any of the above-noted incidents.


All decisions regarding the Giveaway remain with the Sponsor. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, suspend and/or terminate any or all parts of the Giveaway for any reason.

The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual found to be in violation of these Official Rules. The Sponsor reserves the right to refuse an Entry from a person whose eligibility is in question or who has been disqualified or is otherwise ineligible to enter. Any attempt to tamper with the entry process, interfere with these Official Rules, deliberately damage any website or undermine the administration, security or legitimate operation of the Giveaway, is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and/or other relief (including attorneys’ fees) from all persons responsible for such acts to the fullest extent permitted by law, which may include banning or disqualifying Entrants from this and future Giveaways of the Sponsor. In its sole determination, the Sponsor may disqualify any person who acts in any manner to threaten or abuse or harass any person and to void all such person’s associated Entries. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate or suspend the Giveaway should fraud, virus, bugs, or other reasons beyond the control of the Sponsor corrupt the security, proper play or administration of the Giveaway.

Questions or comments may be sent to 14455 North Hayden Rd., Suite 219, Scottsdale, AZ 85260, Attn: “GoDaddy Website Intervention ." The Giveaway is a skill Giveaway designed to increase consumer awareness of and interest in Sponsor. This Giveaway may not be used for, or in connection with, any form of gambling.


By accepting the Prize, the Selected Entrant grants to the Released Parties the perpetual right to use his/her name, biographical information, image, photos and/or likeness and statements for programming, promotion, trade, commercial, advertising and publicity purposes related to this Giveaway, at any time or times, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, including, but not limited to, on television, video, the World Wide Web and Internet, without notice, review or approval and without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.


The Giveaway shall be governed by the laws of the Australia applicable therein. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations as between any person and/or Entrant and the Sponsor in connection with the Giveaway shall be governed by and construed and interpreted in accordance with the internal laws of the Australia, including the procedural provisions of those laws, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other jurisdiction’s laws. The Sponsor and all Entrants hereby attorn to the jurisdiction of the courts of that Australia, in respect of the determination of any matter, issue or dispute arising under or in respect of these Official Rules and/or the Giveaway and agree that any such determination shall be brought solely and exclusively before such courts.

The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with the terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

Any words herein importing the masculine gender shall include the feminine gender and vice versa in both the singular and the plural.