At Host Reseller Group LLC we do not tolerate the transmission of spam. We monitor all traffic to and from our Web servers for indications of spamming. Customers suspected to be using Host Reseller Group products and services for the purpose of sending spam are fully investigated. Host Reseller Group will take the appropriate action to resolve the situation and penalize the party responsible.

Spam is strictly against our Terms and Conditions, and will result in the immediate disablement without refund of any customers who are found to have used spam in conjunction with their GotoNames account.




We define spam as the sending of Unsolicited messages or information via delivery channels such as email or facsimile (fax) sent to recipients as an advertisement or otherwise, without first obtaining prior confirmed consent to receive these communications from the sender. This can include, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Unsolicited bulk email
  • Unsolicited commercial email
  • Instant messages (using AOL, ICQ, MSN, Yahoo or other instant messenger programs)
  • Online chat room advertisements
  • Mobile phones
  • Newsgroup postings
  • Windows system messages
  • Pop-up messages (aka "adware" or "spyware" messages)
  • Blog, wiki, Guestbook or Website Forum postings
  • Facsimile Solicitations
  • In addition, email sent, or caused to be sent, to or through the Services may not:
  • Use or contain invalid or forged headers;
  • Use or contain invalid or non-existent domain names;
  • Employ any technique to otherwise misrepresent, hide or obscure any information in identifying the point of origin or the transmission path;
  • use other means of deceptive addressing;
  • Use a third party's internet domain name, or be relayed from or through a third party's equipment, without permission of the third party;
  • Contain false or misleading information in the subject line or otherwise contain false or misleading content;
  • Fail to comply with additional technical standards described below; or otherwise violate the applicable Terms of Use for the Services.

We will not allow our servers and services to be used for the purposes described above. You must comply with the policies set below and other policy prescribed by local and Federal law from time to time.




It is strictly prohibited in conjunction with your GotoNames account to sell software designed specifically to facilitate the practice of spamming.




If you believe that you have received spam from or through Host Reseller Group facilities, please send a complaint from your email account along with the unsolicited email, with completed header, to Please provide any other information that you believe may help us in our investigation. Host Reseller Group does not investigate or take any action based on "anonymous" spam complaints.




Unauthorized use of the Host Reseller Group Services in connection with the transmission of unsolicited messages via any delivery channel, including the transmission of e-mail in violation of this policy, may result in civil, criminal, or administrative penalties against the sender and those assisting the sender with immediate suspension of the GotoNames account.