The Front Porch solutions for subscriber messaging provides Internet providers with the means to communicate directly with their subscribers while they surf the Internet.To accomplish this, Internet provider content is displayed alongside publisher content. The Internet provider or Front Porch do not modify or replace any publisher content.The Internet provider may use this capability to deliver account status messages, customer service messages, marketing messages and advertising directly to their subscriber’s browsers.

Website publishers may exclude themselves from these Internet provider messages being served alongside of their website content for an 18 month period by following the steps below:

1. Modify the robots.txt file in your site’s root directory.

  • Add the following line to your robots.txt for your domain:
    User-agent: frontporchDisallow: /
  • For more information on robots.txt files, click¬†here.

2. Submit your domain in the form below:

  • Example:

We will verify that your robots.txt file is correct before processing your request. Please allow 72 hours for exclusion to be fully processed. Due to variances in web page design, Front Porch cannot guarantee that all web pages will be excluded from messaging.