Did you think it couldn’t get any better? ICANN says to think again. As of Tuesday Feb. 25, 2014, you can register your .sexy or .tattoo domain. And on Feb. 26, these new domains will be available for general registration: .diamonds, .enterprises, .tips, .voyage. Select your new domains right away.
We’re thrilled to announce that the third annual MoveYourDomain Day was a huge winner for Internet freedom. On February 5 – MYDD 2014 – Namecheap customers transferred a total of 27,675 domains and raised $42,451.50 in donations for the Electronic Frontier Foundation, an organization that educates the public about digital rights. Congrats and thanks for … Continue reading 3rd Annual MoveYourDomain Day a Great Success!
Here at Namecheap, we’re passionate about digital freedom. SOPA, the Stop Online Piracy Act , nearly passed in 2011. SOPA would’ve changed the way the Internet works; it would’ve denied citizens the lawful use of innovative technology and made government censorship a day-to-day reality. We’re very proud to have been part of the effort to … Continue reading Fight for your right to a Free Internet! Move Your Domain Day is February 5
We’ve got great news! As of 11am EST Wednesday February 5, 2014, seven new TLDs will be available for general registration. They are: .guru, .bike, .clothing, .holdings, .ventures, .singles and .plumbing. Be the early bird who gets the great new URL! In case you were wondering, more new gTLDs (generic top-level domains) will become available … Continue reading First Wave of New TLDs Hits February 5
With recent news about an external account intrusion on another registrar that was facilitated through a social engineering attempt, we at Namecheap want to educate our customers about our security policies. First and foremost, we encourage all of our customers to use two factor authentication on their accounts. This means that if you want access … Continue reading Your Security is VERY Important to Us
We’re pleased to inform you that we have recently done a complete infrastructure revamp and UI overhaul of our popular OX App Suite. Our interface will now be more intuitive than ever to use and responsive, running on any type of device or platform you choose to access it from with one single click. We’re … Continue reading Open-Xchange App Suite Completely Overhauled: Check it out!
We’re thrilled to announce that you’re looking at a fully redesigned Namecheap website! We carefully analyzed your feedback (thanks for your comments!), and we’ve been working hard these past few months to build the site you asked for. All your most-requested scenarios have been included in our redesign. The new site is responsive, which means … Continue reading Namecheap’s New Redesign is Live!
Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Natalie Sisson, who has graciously volunteered to promote Namecheap in her book, the Suitcase Entrepreneur book. As such, we’re pleased to share her tips with Namecheap readers. Starting and building a business is probably one of the most challenging undertakings of your life. I know this from … Continue reading 7 Online Tools You Can Use to Build a Business for Under $100
If you’re building an online presence, your name is one of the easiest ways to maintain your online presence. Here are four reasons why you should own a personal domain name: Protect Your Reputation What are people finding when they search for your name? Are they seeing your Facebook page? Your Twitter feed? That picture … Continue reading 4 Reasons to Own a Personal Domain Name
The year is almost half over, and we’ve been doing some amazing things, a few of which we think you’ll be pumped about. Check out what we have to offer up this month. .ORG and .NET Registry Price Change – Discounts Available Before July 1 On July 1, 2013, the registries for .NET and .ORG are increasing … Continue reading June 2013 Newsletter