Election 2016: Who’s Winning the Battle Against Internet Trolls?

Giving speeches. Shmoozing with corporations. Kissing babies. And now… snagging up domains? Running a political campaign is more complicated than it used to be. Now it’s not just important to grab radio and TV time – politicians have to address the thousands of online websites, tweets, and posts that affect public perception. How are domains … Continue reading Election 2016: Who’s Winning the Battle Against Internet Trolls?

Protect Yourself from Online Copycats with Namecheap Legal

You think of a quick business idea and realize by using the Namecheap Mobile App that the clever domain for your business is available.  You’re feeling good.   You register the domain, and set up a site for it in a day using a website builder.  Before you know it, people are really excited about … Continue reading Protect Yourself from Online Copycats with Namecheap Legal

Dive Into Our Knowledgebase – Master Your Domain

Have we mentioned the Namecheap Knowledgebase lately? We’re kind of crazy about it. We encourage you to explore it for yourself, so you can see just how helpful it can be. As you’ll see from looking around the Knowledgebase, we’ve got all kinds of helpful resources, from articles to forums to instructional videos to FAQs. Be sure to check out the Related … Continue reading Dive Into Our Knowledgebase – Master Your Domain

Our network, downtime and a Juniper vulnerability. Our full and concise report.

We have an amazing network in our Phoenix datacenter at Namecheap. I’ve written about it before and I remain immensely proud of just what we’ve built and how reliable it is. Unfortunately on Friday, we experienced an issue causing a loss of connectivity for some customers on certain segments of our converged Phoenix network at … Continue reading Our network, downtime and a Juniper vulnerability. Our full and concise report.

.ORG Price Increase August 1

This is a public announcement regarding a slight increase in yearly prices for .org domains. Public Interest Registry, the registry responsible for .org, is raising its annual costs for .org domain registrations, renewals and transfers. As a result, we need to raise our prices as well. Beginning August 1, 2015, the standard price for .org … Continue reading .ORG Price Increase August 1

Website Security Advice from Symantec

Symantec has recently published its 2015 Website Security Threat Report. This comprehensive annual report compiles Internet threat data based on the findings of the Symantec™ Global Intelligence Network, which is made up of more than 41.5 million attack sensors and records thousands of events per second. Rob Hoblit, Symantec’s Vice President of Trust Services Product … Continue reading Website Security Advice from Symantec