successors and assigns thereof, referred to hereinafter collectively as "Web.com", "we", "our"
and/or "us"), our websites and services. Web.com knows that you care how information about you
is used and shared, and we appreciate your expectation that we will do so carefully and sensibly.
(a "Website", or collectively the "Websites"), or by otherwise interacting with Web.com, you agree
to the Web.com Services Agreement related to the Web.com services you utilize and/or purchase. For
found on this Website ("Customer Support").
Web.com values your privacy and is dedicated to protecting your personal information and providing
you with notice about what personally identifiable information we collect and how it is used, what
choices you have regarding the collection, use and distribution of that information, the security
procedures we implement to protect that information and what access you may have to correct any
inaccuracies in the information we have collected from you.
What Information Is Collected
We receive and store any information you enter on our Websites or give us in
any other way, such as via telephone, electronic mail, online or otherwise.
For example, this information may be collected when you register a domain name
or when you contact us for customer support. Here are the types of information
Contact Information: We collect and retain personal contact information
that you submit to us voluntarily and this includes, but is not limited to, your name, mailing address, web address,
telephone number, and e-mail address. For any domain name registrars owned and/or operated by Web.com, we are required
by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ("ICANN"), the organization which assumes responsibility
for domain name allocation, to collect certain information about you during the domain name registration process and
to maintain a copy of such information with a third party escrow service. This information may include your full name,
mailing address, phone number, email address, and, where provided, your fax number. Such contact information may be
used, for example, to communicate with you when necessary with respect to transactions. Additionally, we may collect
contact information provided to us during any correspondence relating to customer support, as well as in connection
with products and services offered on our Websites.
Financial Information: We collect and retain certain financial
information from when you order our products and services. For example, when you apply to register a domain
name or sign up for any other product or service through Web.com, we require you to provide a credit card
number and billing address before we will process that application. We will not sell, share or rent any
any order for our products or services.
Demographic Information: We may collect and store anonymous
demographic information (such as your zip code, gender and age), and use this data to tailor your experience on
our Websites, provide content that we think you might be interested in, perform general improvements to the
Websites, and display the content according to your preferences. Such demographic information may be shared with
partners, market researchers and other third parties on an aggregate, non-personally identifiable basis. No
personally identifiable information will be linked to such aggregated demographic information that is shared with
Other Information: We collect and store certain types of
information whenever you interact with us. For example, our servers track the type of web browser you are using
and the page from which you link. Additionally, we log IP addresses (a unique number assigned to every computer
on the Internet) in order to improve security, analyze trends and administer the Websites. We may track your
movement within the Websites, the third-party website pages from which you were referred, access times and
browser types. We use this information to gauge the effectiveness of our Websites, track information for
statistical purposes and to improve the products and services we provide. We collect this information to better
develop a sense of what services our customers need and identify areas of improvement to the Websites. We may use
such information for marketing purposes, and to send information to you that we believe might be of interest. In
addition, such information may be shared with partners, market researchers and other third parties on an aggregate,
non-personally identifiable basis. No personally identifiable information will be linked to such aggregated
information shared with third parties.
We may supplement the information you provide us by acquiring publicly or commercially available information as
available in the public domain or from third parties, for instance, to verify your address or to update your
information and to create a profile of your preferences. We tie your personally identifiable information to
information in the profile, in order to improve the content of the Websites for you or to inform you about
products or services that we think will be of interest to you. In addition, we may obtain non-sensitive contact
information from third parties, including via bulk access licenses from other registrars. From time to time, we
may also ask you to participate in surveys or other communications conducted by us or third parties designed to
help us improve the Websites or the products or services we provide.
Cookies: The Websites may use "cookie" technology for such purposes as
enhancing your online experience by making it easier for you to navigate through the Websites and making certain
features work better. Cookies are text files which are commonly deposited by websites on a user's hard drive when
the user visits a website. The file identifies a user's computer and can record the user's preferences and other
data about the user's website visit. We do not extract information about individual users during this process. Your
web browser may enable you to disable cookies, but please note that certain services may not function correctly
without it and your experience on our Websites may be hindered.
Third Party Cookies: We may use third-party advertising companies
to serve ads on our behalf across the Internet. These companies may collect and use information about your visits to
this and other websites and your interaction with our products and services in order to provide advertisements about
goods and services of interest to you. However, no personally identifiable information (such as your name, address,
email address or telephone number) will be connected with such information. They may use information about your visits
to this and other websites to target advertisements for goods and services and may be used to keep track of user
response to each advertisement. These targeted advertisements may appear on our Websites or on other sites that you
visit. The anonymous information is collected through the use of a pixel tag or cookies, which are industry standard
technologies used by most major websites. If you do not want such companies to collect this information you may
To learn more about the use of this information or choose not to have this information used by certain third-party
advertising partners, please visit the Network Advertising Initiative at
http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices or go to
http://www.adobe.com/privacy.html. Please note that if you delete your cookies, use a different browser, or
buy a new computer, you will need to renew your opt-out choice.
Web Beacons: The Websites may contain electronic images (called a
"single-pixel GIF" or a "web beacon") that allow a website to track the effectiveness of marketing campaigns. No
personally identifiable information will be transmitted via web beacons.
How Personal Information Is Used
Our Use: We receive and store any personal information you enter on
our Websites or give to us voluntarily in any other way and may use it to contact you from time to time. By registering
on a Website and providing your telephone number, you agree that this action constitutes a purchase, inquiry and/or
application for purposes of telemarketing laws. Regardless of the fact that your telephone and/or cell number may be
listed with the Federal Do-Not-Call Registry or your local State Do-Not-Call list, you are providing your express
written consent to receive future information (including telemarketing) about products and services from us and/or our
affiliates, and you hereby agree and consent to our contacting you using the information you have provided to us. This
means we may contact you by e-mail, phone and/or cell number (including use of automated dialing equipment and/or
pre-recorded calls), text (SMS) message, social networks or any other means of communication that your wireless or
other telecommunications device may be capable of receiving (i.e. video, etc.). We may also send you information or
offers from time to time to the postal address or email address we have on file (as further outlined in this Privacy
Policy). If you provide your name for a promotional offer or to enter a sweepstakes or contest and you win a prize,
we may post a winner's list online where your name and city may be listed and will file your name with state agencies
if required by law. You further acknowledge that you are not required to agree directly or indirectly or enter into an
agreement regarding our telemarketing efforts as a condition of purchasing any goods or services from us or our
Electronic Mail: From time to time, Web.com may use your personal
information to contact you by electronic mail concerning our services. These communications are often intended to
inform you of important information regarding your account, or about general services provided by Web.com and/or its
affiliates. If you do not want to receive email from us or our affiliates regarding new services, please click the
"unsubscribe" link which is included at the bottom of any email you receive from us. However, in order to fulfill our
service obligations to you, we will continue to send you emails regarding your account administration, as well as any
necessary information, such as renewal notices and instructions. By providing us with your email address you consent to
receiving communications from us electronically and all notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide
to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
WHOIS Information:For any domain name registrars owned and/or operated
by Web.com, ICANN requires us to make certain information, collected in connection with the registration of a domain
name, available to the public via an interactive web page and a "port 43" WHOIS service. This public information
includes your full name, mailing address, phone number, email address, and, where provided, your fax number, as well as
the creation and expiration dates of your domain name registration and the nameserver information associated with your
domain name, but does not include demographic, financial or Internet usage information. For the purposes of this Privacy
Policy we will refer to this information collectively as your "WHOIS Information." Please note that we do not control
how members of the public may use the WHOIS Information.
Third Parties: From time to time we may share personally identifiable
information with third parties in order to have them send you special offers and promotions or other information we
think you might find of interest. We ourselves will also occasionally send you information on products, services,
special deals, promotions, or information which we have found that may be of interest to our users and subscribers. If
you do not want us to use the information you provide in order to inform you of products and services we think might
interest you, or provide your information to third party companies, it is your obligation to please let us know by
contacting Customer Support.
Agents and Service Providers: We engage other companies, individuals,
and affiliates of Web.com to perform certain functions and/or services to our customers. Examples may include
processing credit card payments, providing marketing assistance and removing repetitive information from customer
lists, as well as offering electronic mail services and making available digital certificates. Additionally, if you
register a domain name through a registrar owned and/or operated by Web.com, we may forward certain information you
provide to the appropriate registry handling the administration of your chosen domain name. Your contact and financial
information may either be collected by or shared with such third parties as necessary, and in some cases, your
information may be retained or used by such third parties.
We contract with service providers to provide us with a data collection and reporting services. When you visit our
Websites, those service providers may collect information on our behalf about you in order provide us with
aggregated data about our customers to assist us in conducting our business and delivering the more relevant
products and services to our customers. If you would like to opt-out of the gathering of such information, you can
disable your cookies that assist in the gathering of that data, but please note that certain services and functions
of our Websites may not function correctly without cookies.
Service Related Uses: We may use your personal information to contact
you about the goods or services you have purchased from us, or for other purposes in which you have expressed an
interest, for example, if you have contacted customer service or made an inquiry. We will also provide you with
service and account related announcements. For instance, if the delivery of a service or product is delayed we might
send you an email, or other message, or if there is some service issue with something you might have ordered.
Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to
receive them, you have the option to cancel your services with us.
Partner Websites and Pages: Web.com sometimes enters into
agreements in which we jointly develop or operate websites with third parties (each a "Partner Site"). Any information
collected via a Partner Site may be jointly owned by Web.com and the applicable third party partner, or, alternatively,
parties before submitting any personal information to a Partner Site.
Business Transfers: As Web.com continues to develop its business, it
might sell or transfer all or some of its business or assets, or create a separate business, and customer information
generally would be transferred as one of the business assets of the company or be shared or transferred in the event of
an insolvency, bankruptcy, receivership, or pledging of assets. Also, information about our users, including customer
information, may also need to be disclosed in connection with a commercial transaction seeking financing, investment,
support or funding.
Protection of Web.com and Others: We may release account and other
personal information when we are required to do so by law, court order, subpoena or other government or law enforcement
authority or regulatory agency, including ICANN, in order to enforce or apply our Services Agreement or other agreements,
or when we believe in good faith that disclosing this information is necessary or advisable, including for example, to
protect the rights, property, or safety of Web.com, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other
companies and organizations for fraud protection , credit risk reduction or other similar purposes.
Sites Other Than Web.com
Web.com has no control over and is not responsible for the privacy policies or information gathering practices of
other websites, including those to which we may link and those which may link to us. We strongly recommend that you review
the privacy policies of every online service you use before submitting any personal information and direct any concerns to
the site administrator of that website.
Limitation Of Liability
WEB.COM ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY WITH REGARD TO ANY THEFT, LOSS, ALTERATION OR MISUSE OF PERSONAL OR OTHER
INFORMATION LAWFULLY PROVIDED BY WEB.COM TO THIRD PARTIES, OR WITH REGARD TO THE FAILURE OF ANY THIRD PARTY TO ABIDE BY
The Register.com and NetworksSolutions.com Websites comply with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe
Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal
information from European Union member countries and Switzerland. Web.com has certified that in conjunction with those
Websites it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity,
access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view Web.com's certifications, please visit
We have further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the Safe Harbor Principles to an independent
dispute resolution mechanism, the European Data Protection Authorities, operated by the United States Council for
International Business. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not
satisfactorily addressed by us, you may contact the following:
- US Council for International Business
- 1212 Avenue of the Americas
- New York, New York 10036
Choice And Opt-Out
You may opt-out of marketing communications from us by contacting Customer Support or opting out from the opt-out link
in any marketing email we send to you.
Procedures Used To Protect Personal Information
We work to protect the security of your financial information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer ("SSL")
software, which encrypts the information you input on the Website. Keep in mind however, that no method of transmission
over the Internet or method of electronic storage that is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially
acceptable means to protect your personal information we cannot guarantee its absolute security. You can further help to
ensure your security by taking a few simple precautions. For instance, it is important to protect against unauthorized
access to your computer and to any Web.com username and password, and to be sure to sign off when you are finished using
a shared computer.
Access To Personal Information
Web.com gives you the ability to access the information you have provided for the limited purpose of viewing and, in
certain cases, updating that information. To view or change this information, Web.com customers may contact Customer
Support or log in to your online account manager, if applicable. We may retain your information in our files after you
terminate all your services with us to resolve disputes, enforce our relevant Service Agreement, and to adhere to the
technical and legal requirements and constraints related to the security, integrity and operation of the Websites. Past
customers may request this information by emailing or calling Customer Support. Please note, however, that no financial
information will be provided over the phone, and in no event will such information be provided without verification.
You must be at least eighteen (18) years old to register online or purchase our goods or services. Web.com does not
knowingly collect information from children under the age of eighteen (18).
By choosing to visit the Websites and/or utilize any Web.com services, you agree that any dispute you may have regarding
America and the State of Florida, without regard to conflict of laws principles, as if the Agreement was a contract
wholly entered into and wholly performed within Duval County in the state of Florida. You further agree that any
be instituted only in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction in Duval County in the State of Florida. You
consent to the personal jurisdiction of such court and waive the right to challenge the jurisdiction of such court on
grounds of lack of personal jurisdiction or forum non conveniens, or to otherwise seek a change of venue. Please note
have any concerns about your privacy at Web.com, please contact customer support, and we will attempt to resolve it.
Website. You are responsible for checking our Websites frequently to keep apprised of recent changes. By going to our
Websites or utilizing our services after the Effective Date you are deemed to have consented to our then-current Privacy
Policy and will be bound by its terms.
How to Contact Us
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Effective Date: September 20, 2013