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Domain Names

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 →

What can you do to protect your domains?

You have your domains; your website and emails are running perfectly – amazing! All you need to do is keep them up and running, but sometimes, renewal notifications can slip through the net. We’re looking into your options, so you… Continue Reading →

Brexit – what lies ahead for .eu domains?

With uncertainty looming over Brexit, many things remain undecided, however the European Commission and EURid (the .eu registry) have announced that there will be changes for .eu domains. At this point we cannot tell you exactly what this means as… Continue Reading →

You have a domain name, but what next?

You’ve just registered your domain name and that’s great news, it’s now time to avoid the mistake that so many make, by making sure your domain doesn’t sit idle, doing nothing. We know what you’re thinking – ‘’I’ve bought my… Continue Reading →