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TERMS OF USE
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The 7th United States Cavalry Association is now offering   FREE   web site hosting to our members.
[ At the end of   "TERMS OF USE FULL DISCLOSURE"  Use the Form [ Button ] to submit request to get started. ]

Sub domain website Rules:

a) There will be "NO" email addresses or personal information displayed on your web pages. Web master email contact address is allowed as long as the email address is *encoded.
*encoded: preventing web bots and spiders from harvesting email addresses.

b) Maintain your site at light load.
If your website is full of images and animations, it will take time to load your website. When your website is heavy in terms of kB, it will directly affect transmission and server band width. You are advised to keep your website files size less than 100kB, and images between 0 - 50 kb each.

c) No Streaming Video or mpg files are to be hosted or stored on your site.

d) No politics, political endorsements, hateful, abusive or slanderous messages, news articles and or blogs are to be posted or linked to your website! Your website is to be presented and should contain articles and images of a military nature.

e) Above all use common sense... the 7th Cavalry Association is a " not-for-profit organization " and we do have to watch what transpires and protect that non-profit status.

f) Websites are not allowed to use commercial guest books, bulletin boards or page counters. Sub-domain users can direct pages to the 7th Cav Assoc Guest Books and Bulletin Board.
* All our Guest books and Bulletin Board email addresses are encoded.


g) Do not "steal" or "borrow" any graphics, art or pictures or images found on the web..
News articles are to be credited to their sources.
The Association is answerable to claims of misuse and copyright infringements.

h) Upon acceptance The 7th United States Cavalry Association will provide you with:

  1. URL to website
  2. FTP program settings
  3. Cut and paste web page counter script for one (1) page counter.

Additionally:

a) The 7th United States Cavalry Association maintains the right to cancel / delete
your account for any reason we find as inappropriate or non military in nature.

b) You are to notify us if you decide not to continue maintaining your website
account or abandoned it.

 

Software needed:

KompoZer   is a complete web authoring system that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG web page editing. KompoZer is designed to be extremely easy to use, making it ideal for non-technical computer users who want to create an attractive, professional-looking web site without needing to know HTML or web coding.    Go here To Download
Nvu   is a complete web authoring system that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG web page editing. Nvu is designed to be extremely easy to use, making it ideal for non-technical computer users who want to create an attractive, professional-looking web site without needing to know HTML or web coding.    Go here To Download
FileZilla   is a cross-platform graphical FTP, FTPS and SFTP client a lot of features, supporting Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and more    Go here To Download
Email Link Encoder V4.0   allows to choose any of four e-mail encode methods: from simple (not encoded) link up to JavaScript (address extracting is possible only by manual processing). So functionality of the link is completely kept!    Go here To Download
Riot Image Optimization Tool   The image optimizer is lightweight, fast and simple to use, yet powerful for advanced users. You will be able to control compression, number of colors, metadata settings and much more, and select image format (JPEG, GIF or PNG) for your output file.    Go here To Download

 

Additional Notes:

a) You will also receive a cut and paste script that will display a counter on your site. (3rd party counters are not allowed)

Sign up:

a) At the end of   "TERMS OF USE FULL DISCLOSURE"  Use the Form [ Button ] to submit request to get started.
  This FORM has to be used to apply for hosting privileges.