When you set up a new website, you need both a domain (your site address) and hosting (where your content will live). But which company do you choose for these services? Some people still believe you should keep these two services separate, using a different company for each. However, we’ll explain why it’s actually better … Continue reading Domains and Hosting: All Together Now
Dear Customers, Namecheap takes security very seriously. As we were alerted to the CloudFlare memory leak security issue in the early hours of Friday 24th February, we immediately assembled a security task force to determine if the CloudFlare issue impacted any Namecheap users. We are performing a very thorough investigation to ensure the safety of … Continue reading CloudFlare Security Incident
Over the past few years, I’ve written a number of times quite passionately about our hosting platform. I’ve covered some important topics such as Can a Domain Registrar be a Good Web Host, Changing The Rules on on Registrar Hosting and have given insight into our underlying SSD Hosting Technology platforms. If you are an … Continue reading The best hosting gets even better
Happy Spring to all fans and followers of Namecheap! As it is now spring, we’d like to share with you the birth of a new product and invite you to be early beta testers for something cool that we’re building :) Introducing EasyWP, a new easy WordPress product designed to make installing, configuring and maintaining … Continue reading WordPress Beta Testers Wanted!
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!
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.
UPDATED: We’re happy to announce that our PremiumDNS service was recently launched! Read about the details below or visit our PremiumDNS page for more information. Greetings and Happy Monday! I’m pleased to share some exciting enhancements we’re making to our DNS platform. As the life blood of the internet, translating domain names to IP … Continue reading Enhancing our DNS Platform
Several weeks ago, I introduced our latest dedicated server product – a fully featured dedicated for just $58.88/month. Since then I’ve answered a number of questions on forums, on Facebook and on Twitter on just why this is such a good deal, and why dedicated hosting from Namecheap is better. So today, I’m writing this blog … Continue reading What makes a dedicated server from Namecheap better?
I’m very pleased to announce the latest addition to our Dedicated Server range! For just $58.88/month we’re offering a full dedicated server with an Intel Xeon E3-1220 CPU, 8GB RAM and a 500GB hard drive. SSD is available for just $10/month extra. These servers are Dell R200 based servers, guaranteeing enterprise grade components that deliver … Continue reading A dedicated server for just $58.88!
I’m going to apologize in advance for the quality of my drawings in this blog post. My talents do not include being gifted in building beautiful diagrams and what you see here is a quick Visio knock-up. At its worst. With this said, I’m writing this blog post today to tell you about some exciting … Continue reading Enhancing your Private Email experience