Use Policy and Service guidelines
provide web hosting to many clients, and we have a responsibility to
protect each client and to provide the best services available. The
following guidelines were designed to ensure these obligations are
All services provided by
YoHost may be used for lawful purposes only. Transmission,
storage, or presentation of any information, data or material in violation
of any United States Federal, State or City law is prohibited. This
includes, but is not limited to: copyrighted material, material we judge
to be threatening or obscene or material protected by trade secret and
other statute, and invasion of privacy. The subscriber agrees to indemnify
and hold harmless YoHost from any claims resulting from
the use of the service which damages the subscriber or any other
All pornographic content and
sex-related merchandising is prohibited on all YoHost
servers. This includes sites that may infer sexual content or links to
adult content elsewhere. YoHost will be the sole arbiter
in determining violations of this provision.
Also prohibited are sites
that promote any illegal activity or present content that may be damaging
to YoHost servers or any other server on the Internet.
Links to such materials are also prohibited.
Examples of unacceptable
content or links:
- Pirated software
- Hacker programs or
- Warez sites
be the sole arbiter as to what constitutes a violation of this
Commercial Advertising -
Spamming, or the sending of
unsolicited email, from a YoHost server or using an email
address or domain that is maintained on an YoHost machine
as reference is STRICTLY prohibited. YoHost will be the
sole arbiter as to what constitutes a violation of this provision.
Misuse of System
Any attempt to undermine or
cause harm to a server, or customer, of YoHost is strictly
prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to: using programs that
consume excessive CPU time; allowing the use of mail services, mail
forwarding capabilities, or autoresponders other than for the customer's
own account; resale of disk space without an appropriate reseller
agreement; use of servers for backup of files unrelated to the web site of
the account; or resale or remote access to CGI scripts installed on our
servers. Operation of IRC servers or IRC bots on our servers will result
in an immediate suspension of service.
Cancellation and Refund Policy:
Cancellation can be made via email to
email@example.com and must be confirmed by the account contact(s) of record.
No advance notice is required, and there is no cancellation fee. Upon request, we will issue a prorated refund for unused months of hosting service.
(If you have purchased web hosting with annual payment and your account is cancelled, your "free month" is forfeited.)
Activity which results in a
suspension or deactivation of an account will result in a forfeiture of
fees paid. Complaints made regarding abuses of an account will be grounds
With the exception of password and credit card information,
the information you submit to register a domain name
will be publicly available due
to the nature of the domain registration process.
Domain registrations are processed by Dotster and
Dotster/AccountSupport's terms of service
ICANN's Registrants' Benefits and Responsibilities
ICANN's Registrant Educational Information
We reserve the right to
refuse, cancel, or suspend service at our sole discretion.
distributive hosting sites, and dedicated servers of YoHost
must adhere to the above policies. Please direct any reports of
violations of the above policies to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Failure to follow any term or
condition will be grounds for immediate account