All posts by Andrew Allemann

Don’t Give Hackers a Key: Enable Two-Factor Authentication

You wouldn’t leave your car unlocked at the mall. Don’t leave your domain name account unlocked either. Setting up two-factor authentication, or 2FA, on all of your online accounts makes it harder for hackers to access your data. Below we’ll take a closer look at two-factor authentication and how you can enable it on your … Continue reading Don’t Give Hackers a Key: Enable Two-Factor Authentication

Why Everyone Needs a Personal Domain Name

Domain names are critical to the freedom of the web. That idea comes from Matt Mullenweg, WordPress creator and Automattic CEO. Speaking at last week’s NamesCon conference in Las Vegas, he said it’s imperative that “every man, woman and child” have their own domain name. Below we’ll examine the reasons why you might want to … Continue reading Why Everyone Needs a Personal Domain Name

Five New Year’s Resolutions for Everyone Who Owns a Domain

It’s the time of year when we set New Year’s resolutions like losing weight or eating healthy. Sadly, many resolutions are hard to keep, which is why more than half of people end up abandoning them. As the new year begins, here at Namecheap we want you to feel a sense of accomplishment. If you have any domains, … Continue reading Five New Year’s Resolutions for Everyone Who Owns a Domain