New product alert: Get a free SSL Certificate with hosting

Use promo code HOSTING25 at checkout for a 25% discount on hosting
Today we're launching Encryption Everywhere, which gives you a free basic SSL Certificate with new hosting plans. Setting up your free SSL Certificate is super easy, too. You select the domain you want to use with your SSL Certificate, and we'll install it automatically.

Ready to build a new secure website from the ground up? All yearly and monthly hosting plans are currently 25% off when you use the promo code HOSTING25 at checkout.

50% off Rightside Premiums, with $12.50 renewals

Includes $12.50 ongoing renewals at

For the next two hours, all Premium Domains from the Rightside registry will be 50% off, and any Premium you register will have an ongoing renewal price of $12.50 for as long as the domain is at

The sale ends at 5 p.m. MDT (11 p.m. UTC), and the promo code PREMIUM50 will be applied at checkout. Limit 10 registrations per customer.

The Tropical Popsicle Volcano and $7.99 registrations

$7.99 .com and .net with
promo code POPSICLE

Why is that tropical volcano erupting with popsicles? Because we thought it'd look cool, that's why. It's not the most efficient way to deliver a tasty summer treat, but oh well.

Grab a popsicle and register some .com and .net domains, because they're only $7.99 when you use the promo code POPSICLE at checkout.

Meet the New Domain Ninjas

Introducing New Domain Ninjas
Some New Domains just make perfect sense, and .LIVE is at the top of the list. It's quickly becoming a go-to domain for the live streaming world. Whether you're streaming on Periscope, tweeting a big event, or broadcasting a concert to a global internet audience, there's no better option than a .LIVE domain.

Want to see how people are building an online presence around .LIVE? Go to the blog to check out the first entry in our New Domain Ninjas series.

We just launched a referral program—earn rewards to spend on domains and services
It's pretty simple: When you refer a friend to and they make a $10.00 purchase, you get $5.00 back to spend on domains and services. You can get started by sending emails to your friends from within your account or sharing unique referral links.

This Thursday: $4.99 .TECH and .ONLINE registrations
Our Bottoms Rupp Happy Hour is every Thursday from 3–5 p.m. MST (10 p.m.–12 a.m. UTC). This Thursday it's $4.99 .TECH and .ONLINE registrations. Bookmark the Happy Hour page and join us at 3 p.m. to get the promo code.

Your February promo code will make your domains cost less but will make your latte cost more.
A certain higher-up type at really likes almond milk. It's pretty much all he drinks. (It's Matt Delgado.) That's why your February promo code is ALMONDMILK. Use it at checkout for $10.25 .COM/.NET registrations and renewals.

Well, this certainly is awkward

Let's get awkward.
The .FAMILY launch is approaching (General Availability on Jan. 20), and we're gearing up with an Awkward .FAMILY Photo contest. Send us your funniest, weirdest, and most awkward family photos, and you'll be in the running for some awesome prizes.

You could win a GoPro HERO+ or an Amazon Echo, among other cool stuff. Get the full contest details here.

Our blog teaches you how to do cool internet things
Managing domain names can be a little confusing, especially if you're first timer. How do you set up an SSL certificate? How do you set up Two-Step Verification? Our blog makes those things easy. Here are our 15 best how-to articles from the last year.

This Thursday: $4.99 .BIO registrations
Our Bottoms Rupp Happy Hour is every Thursday from 3–5 p.m. MST (10 p.m.–12 a.m. UTC). This Thursday it's $4.99 .BIO registrations (limit one per customer). Bookmark the Happy Hour page and join us at 3 p.m. to get the promo code.

Your January promo code is best when smothered in ketchup
Our New Year's resolution to eat healthier has already gone out the window. Fried potatoes are just irresistable, OK? That's why your January 2016 promo code is TATERTOTS. Use it at checkout for $10.25 .COM/.NET registrations and renewals.

What do you love above the web?

We kinda love the internet.
OK, maybe that's stating the obvious. We're an online company, after all. But we love having so much stuff right at our fingertips, whether it's a platform for a new business idea or just a funny cat video.

We gathered up some of our colleagues to discuss our favorite things about the web, and we want you to join. Watch the video, and then Tweet with the hashtag #TheWebIsAwesomeBecause to tell us what you love about the interwebs.

This week's Happy Hour: $0.99 .COM and .NET
Our Bottoms Rupp Happy Hour is every Thursday from 3–5 p.m. MST. This Thursday it's $0.99 .COM and .NET registrations (limit one per customer). Bookmark the Happy Hour page and join us at 3 p.m. to get the promo code.

Domains just for Non-Governmental Organizations
Non-Governmental Organizations now have even more options for their domain names, thanks to .NGO and .ONG. They're bundled together, so if you register a .NGO, the matching .ONG is included free of charge (and vice versa).

Still one of the greats: .ORG
The choices for domain names keep expanding, but you can't forget the classics. .ORG remains an awesome choice for non-profits, organizations, clubs, and more. It's instantly recognizable, and has been the choice for non-profits for decades.

Your November promo code is filled with cheesy goodness
It's cheesy and noodly and perfect on a brisk fall day. It has nothing to do with domain names, but that's alright. Mix up a pot of MACANDCHEESE, because that's your November promo code. Use it at checkout for $10.25 .COM/.NET registrations and renewals.

Oh yeah, it's newsletter time: .LINK domains, a big .BIO sale, and more

.LINK is on sale for $6.99
Some New Domains improve your online presence by making it more specific, while others expand on your choices for a generic domain. .LINK is the latter: It's a term that everyone will recognize, and there's awesome availability. Best of all, .LINK registrations are on sale for $6.99 through Oct. 31, 2015.

Today's Happy Hour: $0.99 .BIO registrations
Our Bottoms Rupp Happy Hour is every Thursday from 3–5 p.m. MDT. Today's sale is $0.99 .BIO registrations, and later this month we're having a $0.99 sale on .NEWS, .VIDEO, and .SOCIAL. Bookmark the Happy Hour page to stay up to date on the latest sale.

$19.99 professional domains through the end of the year
A first name-last name domain is great for creating an online portfolio or forwarding to a professional network like LinkedIn. You can take it a step further by using a domain that specifies your profession, and .ATTORNEY, .VET, .ENGINEER, .DENTIST, .CONSULTING, .LAWYER, and .IMMOBILIEN are all just $19.99 through Dec. 31, 2015.

Your October promo code welcomes autumn
The leaves are changing, the air is getting crisp, and Halloween is around the corner. So in honor of the arrival of Fall, your October 2015 promo code is CARAMELAPPLE. Use it at checkout for $10.25 .COM/.NET registrations and renewals.

August 2015 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 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.

Save 25% on .NEWS registrations

Thanks for joining our .NEWS giveway. Unfortunately we couldn't give a free .NEWS to every participant, but we can definitely offer a discount. Use the promo code NEWSFLASH at checkout and you'll get 25% off .NEWS registrations.

But mostly, thanks for your interest in .NEWS and If you need a domain name or website, we just so happen to be pretty good at that sort of thing.