Acronyms can be confusing: DNS, TLD, URL. What do they all mean? And do you really need to remember them all? Not to worry. If you’re new to the world of domain hosting, most of these acronyms are just fancy ways of saying long, confusing names. Often, you can get away with having an idea … Continue reading How to Tell if You Need SSL
Sweat. Toil. Anguish. So much work has gone into our newly redesigned Account Panel. After experimenting with ingredients and presentation, we’re finally ready to present our work to you, our beloved customers. Presentation, with Class Your account is the part of our site that matters most to you. It has to be easy to find … Continue reading And Voila! Namecheap Has an All New Account Panel
Google surprised the world last month by metamorphosing into Alphabet Inc. to gain more autonomy by moving into spaces such as healthcare and robotics. It seems reasonable to visit Alphabet.com to find the latest healthcare devices, self-driving cars and other innovations, right? But visitors to this site won’t find a fleet of drones; they’ll find a fleet … Continue reading DomainHac.ks: What’s in a Na.me?
Namecheap has come a long way since we launched with this site in 2000. We’re now one of the biggest domain registrars in the world, hosting millions of websites and offering an entire Apps Marketplace. We’re excited to announce that a key part of your Namecheap experience is moving to match the times. Your Namecheap Account … Continue reading COMING SOON: A New and Improved Namecheap Account Panel
Win a logo for your fave small business or NGO The coffee shop run by an old-school Italian barista who makes an amazing latte but doesn’t get the internet. The NGO who spends all their assets helping at-risk youth, leaving no money for marketing. The amazing taco truck operated by immigrants. We all know and love these kinds … Continue reading The Namecheap #Brandlove Contest
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?
I’m a little late in writing this. I’m sat at Heathrow airport, en-route to one of our quarterly executive workshops – exciting events where our leadership team comes together as we plan the future for Namecheap. But it seems now apt to write this now as last week, we celebrated our 8th hosting birthday. I started … Continue reading Happy Birthday Namecheap hosting!
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
Today, we’re taking a look back at the year 2007. What was going on way back then? At the box office that year, sequels ruled: Shrek the Third, Spider-Man 3, Ocean’s Thirteen, Live Free or Die Hard. It was a great year to stay home and watch videos on the internet: Remember Charlie, the British … Continue reading Hilarious Babies & Better Hosting: A 2007 History Lesson
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