One’s choice of domain registrar is quite personal. We rarely use NameCheap, as we consolidate our domains elsewhere. Still, NameCheap offers good value for domain investors and it provides an easy to manage domain platform. NameCheap also offers discount coupons and deals quite often, via Twitter. Having recently logged in to our NameCheap account, we […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
101Domain is fast-approaching the one year anniversary of its acquisition by Afilias, and they are already making some changes. For starters, the company’s new accreditation name with ICANN is 101 Domain GRS Limited. The domain registrar with the most extensive database on ccTDL domains is rolling out new services and improvements. Let’s take a look […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Domain registrar, NameCheap, has rolled out an improved new domain control panel. Gone are the days of clutter and jammed information; the new domain control panel is spacious and intuitive. The NameCheap panel is now organized in 5 primary sections: Dashboard – All your most frequently used actions and recent interactions live here. Top up […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Believe it or not, in the early days of the domain market, domain ownership changes weren’t free. More than a dozen years ago, to transfer a domain from its owner to a new one, you had to pay money. This fee wasn’t just a small fee to renew the domain; GoDaddy would charge as much […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
An employee of the domain registrar Name.com is the prime example of dedication, when it comes down to a perfect attendance record. Vic Dixon, known for his humorous depictions of domain industry life, walks daily to the Name.com offices – a commute of 20 miles. “For as long as these legs can carry my body […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Moniker can’t seem to get a break from negative light these days; not out of spite, but simply because of bad customer service. As if the backlash from a mass breach and loss of domains to Egyptian domain thieves were not enough, here come the bills. Some domainers with domains at Moniker have started receiving […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Ah, the 80’s! 😀 Music, clothes, hairstyles – everything was so different. Does anyone remember Jane Fonda and aerobics? Or break-dancing? These were the days of unisex skin tights, leg warmers and guys with hairy chests – think of the Bee Gees. Apparently, the Name.com employees want to relive the 80’s, encouraged by a recent […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Uniregistry sent out an email to its users yesterday, seeking confirmation of the recipient’s email address. While that email did not address the recipients by First+Last name as every valid email from Uniregistry does, the message’s validity was confirmed later. In a follow-up email, the necessity to verify email addresses was explained: You recently received […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
These days, the use of two-factor authentication – also known as “two step verification” – to access one’s domain registrar account, is a must. Considered one of several methods to lessen potential loss of domains to a cybercriminal, two-factor authentication is utilized currently by several domain registrars. Here are some: GoDaddy offers the ability to […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Another creative – and hilarious – ad in the Uniregistry campaign was revealed today. The so-called “elevator pitch” ads are framed inside the elevators of the primary expo for ICANN50. The first one, titled “We run Santa’s namespace“, was equally fun to review. 😀 Simply brilliant! Clearly making a pun on “back end”, the ad […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A very creative ad campaign from Uniregistry, the brand new domain registrar and back-end provider, was revealed at ICANN 50 in London. The campaign features two gTLD assets of Uniregistry, dot .Christmas and dot .Gift, with the motto “If we can run Santa’s namespace, we can run yours.” Needless to say, Santa is pointing that […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Name.com is known for its sense of humor, even when someone gets hurt by a swift kick in the gonads. That’s the kind of humor we love, and it involves the multifaceted personality of Jared Ewy – a real life comedian. The latest video from Name.com involves the introduction of dot .Ninja domains, and how […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.