Thank you for your interest in Prominic.NET's "Free Technology-Related Blog Space" Offer. With a Blog account at Prominic.NET you'll receive 5 GB of disk space on Prominic's Shared Notes Domino Version 8 (or higher) servers. You will be able to create and populate a Notes database (.NSF) file with up to 5 GB of blog text, links and images, using any Notes-based blog template.
We have only a handful of terms and conditions to which you must agree before you can use this service at Prominic:
- You must use a Notes database blog template to create your blog.
- You supply your own Notes CAL (Client Access Licensing).
- You must supply and register your own domain name, and point it at Prominic.NET's domain name servers (NS1.PROMINIC.NET and NS2.PROMINIC.NET).
- Your blog must be related to Notes Domino or any other information technology and its uses.
- You must display a "Hosted by Prominic.NET" logo (provided by Prominic.NET) on every page of your blog, in the logo's original size and color, and it must provide direct linkage (via HTTP) to Prominic.NET's home page (http://Prominic.NET). For approved logos, visit our Hosted By Logos page.
- Prominic.NET reserves the right to disable your blog at any time for content it determines to be obscene or otherwise objectionable. Use of profanity or illegal use of copyrighted material, for example, will not be permitted, but we otherwise respect your right to your opinion.
- Prominic.NET reserves the right to alter or withdraw this offer at any time. Should Prominic.NET decide to withdraw this offer, you will be given at least 30 days notice of our intent to do so, and you will be provided with details of an alternate free or for a fee hosting arrangement.
- All other Prominic.NET standard Service Level Agreement terms and conditions apply (see our Service Level Agreement page on this site).
To sign up for this service:
- Send an e-mail to Prominic's Sales team expressing your interest in "Free Notes-based Blog Space."
- We will send you an e-mail reply with the above terms outlined. Reply with History indicating that you accept the stated terms and conditions. If you already have an account with Prominic.NET, please provide your customer ID in this e-mail.
- If you do not have an account with Prominic.NET, please go to our Sign Up page and request a new account. You will not incur any charges for this transaction. If you do not wish to provide us with a credit card number, please indicate that you wish to be billed Net 30. In the Account Information section indicate "Other" in the "Which Package are you interested in?" field and specify "free blog space" in the "Feel free to leave us a message!" field at the bottom.
The Prominic.NET Support team will contact you by e-mail with your account details (administrator ID and password, etc.) and you can then replicate your blog database template and apply your choice of logo. Then it's time to start blogging!
Notes-based blogging templates and information can be found in the Lotus Notes client (version 7 or higher) and on the following sites:
- OpenNTF.Org (BlogSphere V3)
- IBM Lotus"
- Steve Castledine's Blog
- Blogging at Work with Lotus Notes
If you have any questions about this offer, contact Prominic's Sales team.