Category Archives: Internet Activism

MoveYourDomainDay 2015 is January 27

Here at Namecheap, we’re deeply committed to the concept of a free and open internet. In support of internet freedom for all, we launched MoveYourDomainDay in late 2011 and have kept the tradition alive every year since then. We’re proud to announce that MoveYourDomainDay will happen again on January 27, 2015. On that day, you … Continue reading MoveYourDomainDay 2015 is January 27

Dear FCC: Please Don’t Flush Away Net Neutrality

Here at Namecheap, we believe strongly in free and open Internet for all – and that’s why we think it’s vital to spread the word about net neutrality before it’s too late. Read on for more info! What’s net neutrality? Net neutrality is about equal treatment for all Internet users. It’s the idea that everyone … Continue reading Dear FCC: Please Don’t Flush Away Net Neutrality

CISPA is Back

Privacy-invasive legislation has come back from the dead. This week marks the US Congress’ fourth attempt in four years to pass “cybersecurity” legislation. The recently introduced Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) strongly resembles 2012’s CISPA, which Namecheap customers helped fight and defeat. CISA goes even further than CISPA did, granting companies more power to gather … Continue reading CISPA is Back

Let’s Reset the Net on June 5

Namecheap believes in every internet user’s right to privacy. That’s why we’re partnering with Fight for the Future on June 5th, in support of Reset the Net. Reset the Net is a day of action designed to end government surveillance online. The best way you can protect your customers’ privacy is with an SSL. That’s why … Continue reading Let’s Reset the Net on June 5

Fight for your right to a Free Internet! MoveYourDomain Day is February 5

Here at Namecheap, we’re passionate about digital freedom. SOPA, the Stop Online Piracy Act , nearly passed in 2011. SOPA would’ve changed the way the Internet works; it would’ve denied citizens the lawful use of innovative technology and made government censorship a day-to-day reality. We’re very proud to have been part of the effort to … Continue reading Fight for your right to a Free Internet! MoveYourDomain Day is February 5

CISPA Action Week – Sound the Alarm to Protect Privacy

This week is CISPA Action Week! At Namecheap, we’re proud to be at the forefront of raising awareness with EFF about CISPA with the #CISPAAlert program. This time, we feel that the Internet community is the only force that can stop this privacy-destroying legislation. Why are “we the users” the only ones left? It’s quite … Continue reading CISPA Action Week – Sound the Alarm to Protect Privacy

Unite With Namecheap Against CISPA

We’ll be donating $0.10 $1.00 to the Electronic Frontier Foundation for every retweet and share of this post and for tweets mentioning the hashtag #CISPAalert. In addition, coupon code CISPAalert will save you a dollar on all com/net/org registrations and transfers and we’ll donate $0.10 $1.00 to EFF for every domain registered and transferred on … Continue reading Unite With Namecheap Against CISPA