Category Archives: Small Business

Why People Pay Big Bucks for Aftermarket Domains

You can easily register a domain name for less than $15, but what if the perfect domain name for your site is already taken? Some companies have turned to the so-called “domain name aftermarket” to buy domain names that are already registered. We’ve analyzed a large selection of recent purchases that took place at domain … Continue reading Why People Pay Big Bucks for Aftermarket Domains

We’re Celebrating You—Our Namecheap Superheroes!

On October 10th, we celebrated turning 17 years old—but we wanted our celebrations to be around you, our customers. With that in mind, a few weeks ago, we turned our heads to the skies. No, we didn’t take up a course in astronomy. We’ve been looking for something altogether more elusive than stars or planets. We … Continue reading We’re Celebrating You—Our Namecheap Superheroes!

Professional Development: The Benefits of Working Smarter

It’s been said that the act of learning is a disruption. Our human brains must stretch and bend to absorb, comprehend, and retain new facts and ideas. This isn’t always a comfortable situation—who enjoyed memorizing multiplication tables or arcane grammar rules? But as with athletic training, temporary discomfort in the short term can bring rewarding … Continue reading Professional Development: The Benefits of Working Smarter

12 Things Customers Want to Find on Your Website

Building a website for your business is a great way to attract new customers and keep in touch with existing ones. But building a website that’s missing key elements—like a phone number and address—can lead to frustrated customers rather than new ones. Here are 12 things your website needs to have. 1. Phone Number It … Continue reading 12 Things Customers Want to Find on Your Website