February Newsletter

The OVH Public Cloud is leading CloudScreener's ranking
Using comparison software, CloudScreener thoroughly assesses the infrastructures of more than 30 providers, including AWS, Google, Microsoft Azure and OVH. Each evaluation is based on several criteria, notably RAM, CPU or disk responsiveness.

Enhanced Public Cloud Control Panel!
You can now enjoy new features in your Control Panel: post installation script, ability to launch 10 identical machines in one click, shortcuts for everyday IP tasks (reverse DNS, anti-DDoS mitigation, and firewall)…

Dedicated Cloud: towards maintenance as a Service
Our new module helps you monitor and manage your infrastructure.
Go to the «Operations» tab in your control panel.

Get into the .cloud!
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September 2015 Name.com newsletter

One week left for .SKI preorders
Itching for winter to arrive so you can shred/ride/etc.? Well here's something else to get excited about: .SKI is just one week away from general availability. Get your Preorder in now, because it drops on Sept. 8, 2015.
Lock down your .SKI domain

Get .NEWS for $9.99
.NEWS hasn't been available for long, but it has taken off fast. Some big brands—including Fortune 500 companies—have purchased .NEWS domains. Paramount and the L.A. Times are even forwarding .NEWS domains to specific landing pages.

We've updated our bulk search page
Bulk search is usually bad. But now it's super good. We updated our bulk search page with new features and capabilities, so now you can do cool stuff like search by TLD categories and download your search to a .CSV file.

.CO: On sale through the end of the year
.CO is one of the very best options for a short, simple, and professional domain. Registrations are on sale for $10.99 through the end of the year, so it's a great time to register one for your small business or startup.

Your September promo code is on the healthier side
Too many carbs in the last few promo codes. Lasagna, noodle, ramen … we needed a break. So this month your promo code is KALE. Use it for smoothies, salads, and $10.25 .COM/.NET registrations and renewals.
We're also about to reduce the price on nearly 5,000 Platinum Premium domain names. The price drop takes effect on Sept. 9—check out the Name.com blog for full details.

month your promo code is KALE. Use it for smoothies, salads, and $10.25 .COM/.NET registrations and renewals.

August 2015 New Domains Newsletter

.ONLINE makes the web even bigger
.ONLINE is an awesome new option if you're looking for a generic domain. It works as an alternative to other gTLDs, or as the primary domain for online stores. It's currently available for EAP registrations and preorders, and standard registrations begin on Aug. 26.

Bottoms Rupp: $4.99 .BAND and .ROCKS
Do you have a website, blog, SoundCloud page, or Bandcamp profile for your music projects? .BAND and .ROCKS are two great choices for getting a custom domain to go with your site. And this Thursday new registrations are just $4.99.

The sale is only for two hours, from 3–5 p.m. MDT on Thursday, Aug. 20. Bookmark our Bottoms Rupp Happy Hour page and show up at 3 p.m. to get the promo code.

New Domain roundup
Here's the latest in New Domain news and releases:
  • .LIVE and .STUDIO just became available for preorder. They'll be available for standard registrations on Oct. 28, 2015.
  • .LOL domain names are a no-brainer for stand-up comedians, funny videos, memes, and anything else that makes you giggle. They're currently available for standard registration, and they're just $2.99.

August 2015 Name.com newsletter

This week, take 50% off .FORSALE, .SALE, and .MARKET premiums
Here's a chance to save big on premium registrations. .FORSALE, .SALE, and .MARKET premiums are 50% off through Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. Use the promo code FORSALE50 at checkout to get the discount.

How to connect your New Domain to a Tumblr site
So you've registered a domain. What comes next? With Name.com Apps, it's easy to connect your domain to a new website, and there are a ton of great free website builders at your fingertips. Here's a tutorial for connecting your domain to a Tumblr site.

Your August promo code is a spicy sauce
We're taking a break from naming promo codes after food. It's time for a change—a drastic one. Instead of food, the August 2015 promo code is named after … a condiment. Use the promo code SRIRACHA at checkout for $10.25 .COM and .NET registrations and renewals. The code is valid through Aug. 30, 2015.

Also, be on the lookout for .LOL registrations this month. It's currently available for preorder, and hits general availability on Aug. 11, 2015.

July 2015 Name.com newsletter

Tomorrow at 3 p.m. MDT: 50% off WordPress websites
You've heard of WordPress, and you've heard of our weekly Bottoms Rupp Happy Hour. This Thursday, July 2, 2015, we're combining the two. You'll be able to get a full year of WordPress hosting (with one-click installation) for half the normal price.
The deal is only from 3–5 p.m. MDT, so bookmark the Happy Hour page and show up at 3 p.m. to get started on your shiny new website.

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Asia, Debian 8, 11 new TLDs and great promos

Welcome to June, the month when days grow longer towards midsummer in the Northern Hemisphere of our small, blue planet. Not only are the days growing, but so is our Taipei team, which is now ready to take on the Asian market.

It is also a big month for new gTLDs, and we will give you a little summary of what to expect, both the good and the bad. There are also some updates to ccTLDs that you should know about.

1. Looking East to Gandi Asia
Gandi Asia is open for business! While we've been offering support
services in the Asian time zone for some time, we are now expanding, in
order to offer Asian customers a far more convenient way to buy domains
and hosting from Gandi. For one thing, the Gandi website is now
available in Chinese and simplified Chinese, and you can pay in several
Asian currencies. We have also strengthened our DNS services in Asia,
and even trained a team to offer Corporate services to Asian companies.

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The June 2015 newsletter

Domains for designers
This is Kyle. He is Name.com's graphic designer. He's very good. His domain is not good (his words, not ours). But now .DESIGN domains are available, so Kyle can get a domain that's really great. You can too.

A sneak peak at this month's Happy Hour deals
Bottoms Rupp is our weekly Happy Hour, hosted by Name.com product manager John Rupp. It's each Thursday from 3–5 p.m. MST. This week we're doing 50% off hosting plans. Later this month we're going to have big discounts on .WEBSITE domains and (drumroll please) … a $0.99 .COM sale. Stay tuned to the Bottoms Rupp page for details.


Name.com Apps: A whole bunch of ways to use your domain name
You probably know about hosting and email. Those are the domain basics. But there are so, so, so many ways that you can use your domain—many of them free. Name.com Apps puts them all in one place.

.NEWS: The future of online journalism
.NEWS is currently available for Preorder, and hits General Availability on July 15, 2015.
How could you use .NEWS? How about a landing page for your press releases? Or a unique domain for a new blog? Or the next extremely popular news website?

Your June promo code is the most important meal of the day
The June 2015 promo code is FRENCHTOAST. We had some in the office last week, and it was delicious. I might even dare to say that it was scrumptious! Use the code at checkout for $10.25 .COM and .NET registrations and renewals. The code is valid through June 30, 2015.