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Tips for Choosing a Strong Domain Name

Your domain name is the cornerstone of your digital identity, but with millions already registered, singling out the perfect one can be tough. These 6 best practices will help you get it right. Read more

September 20, 2023


What is Domain Monitoring?

Monitoring both internal and external domain operations and events is no small feat. Here are some basic steps to keep in mind.  Read more

August 29, 2023


What is Domain Locking?

Worried about unauthorized domain changes or transfers? Learn how a common, regsitrar-provided security feature—domain locking—can help to safeguard your website and your brand. Read more

July 26, 2023


Should I Form an LLC or Register a Domain First?

Should your business name and domain name match? And which name should you secure first? This guide will help you vanquish indecision and get on the track to starting a business with a great website. Read more

July 25, 2023


5 Things to Know About the Domain Renewal Scam

Domain-related scams aren’t new—but that doesn’t mean you should let down your guard. Protect yourself and your domain from the domain renewal notification scam with these 5 essential facts.  Read more

July 13, 2023


Why You Should Register Multiple Domains

Every domain name you buy is an investment—and likely a long-term one. So what’s the return? Here’s what registering a handful of solid domain names can do for your business.  Read more

June 23, 2023


Cybersquatting: What To Do When Someone’s Sitting on Your Domain

Have you found out your company name or personal brand has a domain registered by someone who isn’t you? Are they asking you to buy it from them at a ridiculous price? You may be a victim of cybersquatting.  Read more

June 23, 2023


What is Domain Privacy?

You can’t register a domain without providing personal contact details—it’s an ICANN requirement. But it’s up to you whether or not that information gets shared with the general public.  Read more →

June 22, 2023