Article category: Domain names

SSL certificates verify your website & secure your online transactions

by Meg - 26.03.2015

An SSL certificate is a digital endorsement of the identity of your website, the same way your passport proves who you are. Your website will display a padlock icon, followed by HTTPS at the start of your URL. Users will know immediately that they can enter sensitive information in a secure environment.

Kick-ass ways to spice up the new domain extensions!

by Meg - 17.03.2015

Domain hacks were used to play the system. When trying to find a good .COM domain name became a pain, a domain hack was a cool alternative. Originally, using country code domain extensions, they brought more choice whilst at the same time, creating fun names such as virg.in, ma.tt, goo.gl, and will.i.am.

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...