Article category: Domain names

First new domain extension, first IDN. Arabic domain is live!

by Meg - 14.11.2013

.SHABAKA, or as they say in Arabic, . شبكة, is the first of the new domain extensions to be released. It roughly translates as Internet and is the first generic domain written entirely in Arabic. EuroDNS is ready to accept your applications for this new gTLD, so get registering. Let’s take a closer look at this internationalised domain name (IDN) and find out when and how you can register…

The new domains - what's taking so blooming long?

by Cornelius - 07.11.2013

Lot's of people have asked me what's happening with the new domains, what do all the phases mean, and when can I register one? All good questions, but until very recently it's been rather difficult to give a straight answer. And then last Friday http://نقطة-شبكة.امارات (Internet in Arabic) dropped in from nowhere and dashed off into the Sunrise application period. But what's the Sunrise period you say?

Managing all your domain names a pain? Create domain folders...

by Meg - 24.10.2013

Do you have a large portfolio? Finding it a pain to manage your vast collection of domain names? Categorise and organise your domain names with domain folders, they'll help you manage your domain names and perform global updates, whilst keeping them secure. This post explains how...

Three curious facts about domain extensions & geopolitics

by Meg - 21.10.2013

Domains may only exist in the virtual world, but they can sometimes be impacted by real life, there's a knock-on effect. Here are three interesting geopolitical domain facts that we at EuroDNS talk about when we’re not working (which is never, of course)...

How to enable shared access and share your workload

by Meg - 04.10.2013

Shared access is a feature we offer that allows others, chosen by you, to access your EuroDNS account. You can give each person or group a different level of access so they can perform tasks designated by you. Whilst you, as manager, maintain overall control. In this post I'll explain the advantages of shared access and how to set it up...