Article category: News

Branded domain working for SNCF but is a dot brand for you?

by Daniel - 03.01.2018

France’s national rail company, SNCF, is the latest corporation to launch a major rebranding initiative around its own branded domain. Though potentially beneficial for a big name like SNCF, a dot brand domain registration is expensive and complicated. Luckily, many other options are available for businesses with fewer resources.  

Domain privacy conflict fuels GDPR WHOIS incompatibility

by Luc - 09.11.2017

The EU General Data Protection Regulation offers greater protection to citizens but is creating problems for registries obliged to follow certain ICANN rules that weren't designed with domain privacy concerns in mind. Luc reports from ICANN 60 in Abu Dhabi on what ICANN is doing to ensure GDPR privacy protocols are respected.

DPML trademark protection simplified: Donuts/Rightside merge

by Daniel - 28.08.2017

Donuts recent acquisition of Rightside is good news for customers who have previously had to purchase separate Domains Protected Marks List (DPML) products from each registry. Now, customers only need to purchase one DPML product. Trademark protection just became a whole lot easier.