Using WordPress to build a website allows you to separate your website design from your content. It’s easy to change the look and feel by installing a new theme with just a couple of clicks. Choosing a good theme is critical to your website’s success, but there are thousands of them out there to pick … Continue reading Take the Pain Out of Choosing a WordPress Theme
Didn’t find enough crazy deals on Black Friday? Never fear, Namecheap will be doing it all again on “Cyber Monday”, November 28th, starting at Midnight EST. Be sure to come back again to grab the best deals ever on hosting, domains, and SSLs. See It With Your Own Eyes With our Cyber Monday specials, we’ll offer … Continue reading Our Unbelievable Cyber Monday Sale
Choosing the right domain name for your business can be a challenge. Rather than think of it as a chore, it should be a fun adventure. Here are several steps that will help you choose the best domain name for your new site. Brainstorm Sit down with a blank piece of paper or in front of … Continue reading How to Choose the Perfect Domain Name
Do you need a website for your business or blog? At Namecheap we make the process as simple as possible for you. The following steps will guide you from start to finish, giving you the most professional start possible. You’ll find that WordPress gives you effective options to build your site, easily add more content, … Continue reading Building a Website with WordPress
Namecheap is thrilled to introduce the .blog domain extension. What is .blog? In the past few years, registrars have begun offering a variety of new top level domains (also known as TLDs). These are the letters to the right of the dot in a domain name. While we’re used to seeing .com, .org, .net, and … Continue reading Choose .BLOG for your Next Blog
They’re baaaaaaack! Our Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals make another rare appearance. Get ready for Black Friday on Nov. 25th On the fabled “busiest shopping day of the year” Namecheap will offer domain registration, shared hosting, email hosting, and SSLs at discounts up to 98% off our already fantastic prices. Have you been thinking about the best … Continue reading Namecheap’s Unbelievable Black Friday Sale
Registering a domain name is a necessary first step in creating a website. But do you know how it really works? Let’s look at what happens when you register domain names at Namecheap. Domain Names as Pointers Every website you visit has an IP address. For example, Namecheap.com’s IP address is 22.214.171.124. Typing in that … Continue reading What Happens When I Register a Domain?
You get an email out of the blue from someone who wants to buy your domain name. Not only that, but their opening offer is $15,000. Sweet! Don’t get too excited yet. The person offering you that huge chunk of change might be a scammer. The domain name appraisal scam has been active for many … Continue reading Don’t Fall for the Domain Name Appraisal Scam
When you register a new domain, you might notice a wide range in pricing. While some domain extensions are fairly inexpensive, others cost hundreds or even thousands of dollars. Since all domain names work the same way, why do you have to pay so much for some domains? Below, we’ll examine the reasons why some … Continue reading Why Do Some Domain Extensions Cost More?
Securing your site has never been easier. SSLs are easy to purchase and are now more affordable than ever. Sometimes, though, when you set up an SSL certificate for your site and migrate your site to the HTTPS protocol, things don’t go as planned. In this post we’ll look at common SSL configuration errors for … Continue reading Make Sure Your Site is 100% Secure with SSL