We say NO to #SOPA (our official stance)

Since the news broke today that one of our competitors wholeheartedly supports the proposed Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), many of you have asked us about our position on the matter. Let us be clear:  Namecheap is not in favor of SOPA as it has been proposed. Why are we against the proposed SOPA legislation?  It’s … Continue reading We say NO to #SOPA (our official stance)

Introducing CloudFlare for Shared Hosting Customers

Beginning today, you will find an additional service available through your cPanel: CloudFlare. Look for the CloudFlare icon under the Software/Services menu as indicated below:   CloudFlare can make your website load faster, using less bandwidth and less server resources, while at the same time providing protection from threats such as spammers and hackers. CloudFlare … Continue reading Introducing CloudFlare for Shared Hosting Customers

Introducing CloudLinux to our hosting servers

Hello All, Over the past few weeks, we’ve been rolling out CloudLinux on our web hosting, business web hosting and reseller hosting servers. Many servers have now been upgraded and the remaining servers will be upgraded shortly. CloudLinux is a new Operating System designed to improve server performance and reliability.   What is CloudLinux? CloudLinux … Continue reading Introducing CloudLinux to our hosting servers

Namecheap’s new DNS infrastructure

As many of you are aware, we’ve been the unfortunate victim of some rather severe DDoS attacks in recent weeks and months. These are not something we’ve taken lightly so as well as mitigating and fighting against these attacks, we’ve also been making some improvements to our infrastructure. Our existing DNS infrastructure was based around … Continue reading Namecheap’s new DNS infrastructure

Lifehacker Readers Vote Namecheap Best Domain Name Registrar

Namecheap is pleased to announce that readers of Lifehacker, a top 20 blog with nearly 50 million monthly pageviews, have voted Namecheap the best domain name registrar. We work hard to provide our customers with the amazing services and support they’ve expected to receive from us, including what readers claim are compelling reasons to use … Continue reading Lifehacker Readers Vote Namecheap Best Domain Name Registrar

Namecheap Partners with the International Tree Foundation

NameCheap is pleased to announce that we have partnered with the International Tree Foundation (ITF), where we will be planting trees in Asia, the African Drylands, and Sub-Saharan Africa in this move to reduce the carbon footprint. We’re committed to the future of this planet and hope to make a difference globally. To celebrate this … Continue reading Namecheap Partners with the International Tree Foundation

How to Get Google Apps Email on Your Domain with Just a Few Steps

NameCheap is pleased to announce that we have a one-click Google Apps Email hosting for domains that are powered by us. This functionality is available to those who use Namecheap’s nameservers. If you use Namecheap hosting (shared/business/reseller), we have a one-click option in your cPanel account. If you have your own hosting, you would need … Continue reading How to Get Google Apps Email on Your Domain with Just a Few Steps

How to List Your Domains in the Namecheap Marketplace

We’ve all done it. Like a stroke of lightening, an amazing idea for a website comes to you while walking down the street or daydreaming at work. You quickly register the domain and all the extensions so as to protect your valuable real estate. Soon enough, things come up or you realize your idea isn’t … Continue reading How to List Your Domains in the Namecheap Marketplace

How Namecheap Provides Customer and Sales Support Via Twitter

We are happy to help our customers in any way possible.  Twitter allows us to solve quick problems for customers that don’t involve account information.  However, many of our customers don’t know that we are on Twitter.   How do we reach out to people who either 1.) need domains and don’t know where to go … Continue reading How Namecheap Provides Customer and Sales Support Via Twitter