Article category: How to guides

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!

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.

Protect your domain names with auto-renew - bet Sony wish it had!

by Meg - 11.08.2014

A few weeks ago one of the biggest companies in the world lost one of their domain names. No way! Yes way, it can happen to the best of us, but how? Did it forget where it put it, not pay the bill, wrong contact details, or did it assume someone else was dealing with it? There's no excuse. It’s easy to set your domains to renew automatically and to validate your contact details, here's how...

Two-step verification available to our customers

by Meg - 08.08.2014

The safeguarding of your domain names and personal information is crucial, and with this in mind we’ve introduced a new security feature. Two-step verification (TSV) is an additional layer of protection that prevents unauthorised access to your accounts. Learn how to protect your accounts and slam the door in the face of hackers trying to hijack your domain names.

Changing your domain name - 301 redirects & the missing link!

by Meg - 23.05.2014

You've decided to change the name of your website. The reason why is irrelevant in this instance. With your new domain name registered, it's time to get it working with your existing website. In the back of your mind you know that there's something you need to do with redirecting links, but you have no clue what it is or how to do it. This post explains why you need redirects, what they do, and how to set them up...