All posts by Tamar, Namecheap Community Manager

New TLD Phases & How EAP Can Help You

Phases aren’t just for moody teenagers. Everybody and everything in life goes through phases. Today, we’re talking about the phases a new TLD (top-level domain) passes through on its way to General Availability.  If you’ve ever wanted to be the first to register new domain names ahead of the pack, this post is for you. … Continue reading New TLD Phases & How EAP Can Help You

TLDs for Campers, Educators & Industry

  If you operate a summer camp for kids or work in the fields of education or industry, you’re in luck. ICANN heard your requests for more relevant domain extensions and will release these new TLDs (top-level domains) for general registration on April 2:  .camp, .education, .glass, .institute, .repair. Visit the registration page to find your new … Continue reading TLDs for Campers, Educators & Industry

More Options for Builders & Other Professionals

The internet belongs to everybody, and the broad scope of new top-level domains coming out this year means more relevant and specific site-naming options for more people. Here’s this week’s crop of new domains: .builders, .email, .solutions, .support and .training. All five will be available for general registration as of March 26, 2014. Declare your … Continue reading More Options for Builders & Other Professionals

$0.98 .BIZ/.US Domains – Limited Time Only!

Been thinking about registering a .BIZ domain for your online business or setting up a .US website for your US-specific content? Now is definitely the time to do it. For a brief while (limited time only, while supplies last), you can register these two powerhouse domains for only $0.98 each. The offer applies to first-year … Continue reading $0.98 .BIZ/.US Domains – Limited Time Only!

Would You Like to See a .menu?

Around the globe, right now, millions of people are at their computers, doing important things: Coding, blogging, sending email, shopping, laughing at pictures of wet cats. As the hours pass, these brave souls begin to feel peckish, and then their bellies start to rumble. As they become light-headed with hunger, a terrifying thought enters their … Continue reading Would You Like to See a .menu?

TLDs for Families, Fashion, & More

Waves of great new TLDs continue to roll in. The options ICANN is releasing these days provide a whole new world of flexible, relevant, memorable ways to name your website. Consider this week’s batch of new domains: .careers, .photos, .recipes, and .shoes all become available for general registration on Wednesday March 5. Don’t miss out — select … Continue reading TLDs for Families, Fashion, & More

Powerful New TLDs on the 19th

  ICANN keeps bringing us more new, relevant, memorable top-level domain options. As of Wednesday February 19, 2014, these seven domains will be available for general registration: .construction, .contractors, .directory, .kitchen, .land, .technology, and .today. Grab your new domain name right away. It’s not over yet – more new domain extensions are on their way next week. … Continue reading Powerful New TLDs on the 19th