May is here and it’s already a busy busy month here at Namecheap. We’ve launched new dedicated servers, are running a dedicated server promotion, have a new Namecheap Deals partner, and we’re always busy at work making sure we always put our customers first. Domains for Less! For the rest of May, get $1 off … Continue reading May 2013 Newsletter
There’s been a large attack on worldwide WordPress installations over the past week. This has made news at the highest levels and was covered early on by ArsTechnica and even today made the BBC. We were initially rather silent on the attack itself. Others were quick to jump on the PR bandwagon but we were … Continue reading The big WordPress attack and how Namecheap helped
Everyone knows that finding the right products and services can be difficult and taxing on your brain. Namecheap has come up with a way to remove the need for you to think at all. Today they announced the most innovative solution to hit the market, yet – the Guesstimator™ (patent pending). Like magic, the Guesstimator™ instinctively … Continue reading Namecheap Announces Their New Crystal Ball Technology: The Guesstimator™ (patent pending)!
This week is CISPA Action Week! At Namecheap, we’re proud to be at the forefront of raising awareness with EFF about CISPA with the #CISPAAlert program. This time, we feel that the Internet community is the only force that can stop this privacy-destroying legislation. Why are “we the users” the only ones left? It’s quite … Continue reading CISPA Action Week – Sound the Alarm to Protect Privacy
Do you know everything there is to know about domain names? Perhaps you do, but perhaps you don’t. Our team has put together the most exhaustive domain name infographic ever, covering everything from the pros and cons of generic TLDs to the top gTLD registries to details on ccTLDs, to the traffic by TLD, and … Continue reading Want to know more about domains? [INFOGRAPHIC]
We’re pleased to announce that we are now accepting Bitcoin payment methods on Namecheap. We’re the first domain name registrar to do so and the fifth largest site in the world accepting Bitcoin, so we’re really proud of our innovative approach and this accomplishment. Bitcoin is a peer to peer decentralized currency that enables instant … Continue reading Namecheap Now Accepts Bitcoin
We’ll be donating $0.10 $1.00 to the Electronic Frontier Foundation for every retweet and share of this post and for tweets mentioning the hashtag #CISPAalert. In addition, coupon code CISPAalert will save you a dollar on all com/net/org registrations and transfers and we’ll donate $0.10 $1.00 to EFF for every domain registered and transferred on … Continue reading Unite With Namecheap Against CISPA
Namecheap’s 2nd Annual Move Your Domain Day exceeded expectations. We donated $44,000 to the Electronic Frontier Foundation to help continue the fight for an Open Internet. The infographic below summarizes the events and shows the impact of #myddnc. Thanks to everyone for making it a huge success! Click here for large size
Last year, our customers helped us raise more than $64,000 to the Electronic Frontier Foundation in the fight for our Internet freedom. With SOPA lingering, we told our lawmakers that we do not want a closed Internet. SOPA in its iteration in 2012 may have been squashed, but we continually face threats to our Internet … Continue reading Namecheap Announces 2nd Annual Move Your Domain Day
Namecheap is turning 12! To celebrate our birthday, we’re running a trivia starting on 10/24 (EST)! We’ll be asking Namecheap-themed questions every hour for the 24 hours and giving away domains and an iPad to the top winner! In the event of a tie, we’ll randomly select one winner among the top scorers. We’re also … Continue reading Namecheap Turns 12!