Category Archives: Domains

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

Participate in the Domain Name Bronze Rush

Back in the 1990s we experienced a virtual gold rush with the coming of the internet. With the introduction of the World Wide Web, people snapped up valuable internet real estate in the form of .com domain names. Because the web was new, businesses often had to claim domains from early domainers who beat them … Continue reading Participate in the Domain Name Bronze Rush