Article category: Domain names

You talk about name servers, I hear >@%3 $3r<3?$!

by Meg - 10.03.2015

Have we ever asked you to update or reconfigure your name servers? You’ve dutifully followed our instructions but not really been 100% clear as to what they are or why you’re doing it. Keeping the technical bumph to a minimum; the primary function of name servers is to translate a domain name into an IP address - so far so good...

Keep your domain name safe - turn on automatic renewal

by Meg - 12.02.2015

“Your domain name has expired.”

All that time and money spent finding your perfect domain name has just gone up in smoke. Your website’s gone down and your email address doesn’t work. Could this have been avoided? Absolutely!

Domain privacy protects against identity theft and domain hijacking

by Meg - 15.01.2015

It's an unsettling obligation that when you register domain names, you have to provide full and accurate contact details. Are you happy having this information published on the Internet, or not so much? We've got the perfect solution, domain privacy, take a look...

Two-step verification protects your account from hackers

by Meg - 04.12.2014

Everyday, more & more confidential information is loaded onto the Internet. Relying on a simple username & password combination to protect your account is reckless. Two-step verification (TSV) blocks unauthorised access to your account. We offer TSV to all our customers, and we urge you to use it for your accounts. Here’s why...

Make your life easier with domain folders & shared access

by Meg - 25.11.2014

We've got two domain name management features you're gonna love! They'll save you time and stress whilst heightening the security of your domain names. You'll be able to streamline your domain names, perform global updates, and share the management of your domain names with your team. Want to eliminate the stress of domain name management? Read this post...

The DOs & DON’Ts of a winning new domain registration

by Meg - 11.11.2014

The introduction of hundreds of new domain extensions means we can register keyword extensions that are both descriptive and memorable. They can be industry identifiers, professions, skills, social causes, interests, or geographical locations. Finding your perfect domain name with so many to choose from can be daunting. So stop! Grab a coffee, sit down, and take a look at how to choose and secure your domain name.