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Domain Names

Why should you register more than one domain name?

You’ve registered your domain name and got yourself a great website – what more could you need? As a business owner, protecting your brand online could be the difference between success and failure. Starting with your domains is an important… Continue Reading →

Start your online business with the right domain name

When starting an online business, one of the most critical decisions is selecting the right domain name. Choosing a domain name A domain name is the address your customers will type in their browser search bar to locate your website…. Continue Reading →

Starting an online business in the UK

Starting an online business, and managing the administrative elements of it, can seem somewhat daunting. In practice, however, the process is relatively straightforward and can be really quite simple these days. So, if you are ready to take the plunge… Continue Reading →

How to buy a domain name for your business

Your online journey starts here. Buy a domain name, and you’re well on your way to launching your business to the world. A domain name gives your business it’s very own home online – a way of being able to… Continue Reading →

.UK Domain Renewals

Back in 2014, Nominet (the .uk Registry), launched the shorter and smarter, .uk domain name extension. They protected existing UK domain registrants by reserving the matching .uk domain for 5 years. What steps has names.co.uk taken to protect their customers?… Continue Reading →

Brexit and .eu domains

There’s no doubt that one of the biggest questions across the UK right now is – how will my business be affected when the UK leaves the European Union? Domains are the core of our business, so we’ve been keeping… Continue Reading →

.uk domain names – what you need to do before 25th June 2019

The .UK extension launched in 2014, joining .co.uk, .org.uk and .me.uk as part of the UK domain family. At that time, Nominet (the Registry for the UK domain family), reserved the matching .uk for registrants of existing .co.uk domains registered… Continue Reading →

Could expired domain names cause a security breach?

There may come a time when you decide to let a domain name registration expire. But with cyber security on the rise, allowing a domain registration to lapse could pose some security risks. Once a domain name expires and is… Continue Reading →

Samsung attempt to reverse hijack ‘GalaxyStore.com’

Samsung has been found guilty of trying to reverse hijack the domain name ‘GalaxyStore.com’. Earlier this year, they changed the name of their app store from Galaxy Apps to Galaxy Store but they failed to secure the domain name ‘GalaxyStore.com’… Continue Reading →