en WordPress.com Forums › Support Any advice for domain Spamming victims? Author Posts March 15, 2007 at 3:46 pm #85702 andreworangeMember Some cynical domain spammer has noted the name of our humble wordpress blog – http://westendwhingers.wordpress.com – and set up http://westendwhingers.com no content, just a load of advertising on it. Any suggestions as to what we might be able to do to challenge this? Do we have a leg to stand on? We haven’t trademarked “west end whingers” but then again, it’s hardly likely to have been a coincidence? March 15, 2007 at 4:26 pm #85973 drmikeMember http://icann.org/faq/#udrp and contact an attorney. Good luck, -drmike March 15, 2007 at 4:35 pm #85977 andreworangeMember Thanks for the link, drmike. Yes, I had found that on icann but it specifically says “company’s name” which isn’t the case. Oh well, I guess I’d better put it down to experience. Sob. March 15, 2007 at 5:12 pm #85983 andrewMember A few times, I’ve ended up at bloggername. worpress.com blog… to find that it actually exists, and is full of ads. Things like this are a fact of Life 2.0… Author Posts The topic ‘Any advice for domain Spamming victims?’ is closed to new replies.