The Hawaii Directory Terms of Service

The following are the Terms of Service for (herein referred to as "The Hawaii Directory", "the website", "the directory", "us", "we", "our").

Changes to these terms

This Agreement is effective as of May 1, 2005. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, alter, or otherwise change these Terms of Use at any time without notice to you.


This website contains links to websites operated by third parties. does not monitor or control the linked sites and makes no representations regarding, and is not liable or responsible for any of the content available at these sites. If you choose to access any third party site, you do so at your own risk. The presence of a link to a third-party website does not constitute or imply our endorsement of the third party or of the content, products, or services contained on the website.

Seal of Approval

The Hawaii Directory supplies Seal of Approval images for those websites that have been approved by us for inclusion into the directory. These images are the property and copyright of The Hawaii Directory. Website that have not been approved by us for inclusion in The Hawaii Directory may not display any of the Seal of Approval images. Owners or webmasters of websites that do so will be notified to remove the image immediately. Those who do not abide will be subjected to legal action.

Syndicated Content

The Hawaii Directory provides a service of syndicating it's content, whereas a website owner can add our automatically changing content onto their website. This will display information on their site, which will change automatically, depending on the content. This service is free as long as a link back to is placed directly below the syndicated content. Removal of this link is a violation of these terms of service. Owners or webmasters of websites that are syndicating any content, but do not display a link back to will be ask to post the link immediately. Those who do not abide will be subjected to legal action. As of today, The Hawaii Directory syndicates 4 kinds of content for free -- the Hawaiian Word of the Day, the Hawaiian Phrase of the Day, the Hawaii Fact of the Day, and the Hawaii Website of the Day.

RSS Feeds

The Hawaii Directory provides RSS feeds for users free of charge. Anybody may subscribe to any of the feeds offered. If a user is using an RSS parser to display the content on another website, he or she must link back to The Hawaii Directory using the URLs in the feed for each item. He or she must also agree to retrieve the RSS feed no more than once every 4 hours.


The user is responsible for the content that he or she submits to The Hawaii Directory. If the user decides to submit and publish copyrighted material within their listing, they accept full responsibility for any repercussions that may arise from that decision. Any fines and/or fees that we may incur due directly to that decision will be compensated by the user.

Privacy Policy

See our privacy policy page.

General Information

The Terms of Service constitutes the entire agreement between you and The Hawaii Directory and governs your use of the Service. The section titles in the Terms of Service are for convenience purposes only; they have no legal or contractual effect.