Archive for the ‘Domains’ Category
The first tranche of new gTLD launches to general availability appear to be focused on the creative sectors and in particular if you are in the Photography field there’s a wealth of opportunity to grab a clever and useful domain name. Whether you are a professional portrait photographer, a sports snapper or just an amateur [...]
As you read this, the web is undergoing one of its most dramatic changes ever. The move will have a fundamental impact on the way websites are named and that means it will have a fundamental impact on online businesses. If you’re not up to speed with things, this guide will answer the most important [...]
Wait. Did you just notice that? The UK internet just experienced its biggest shake-up ever, moving UK businesses on par with European competitors and helping them dramatically with their online marketing. From today you can pre-order your .uk domain name via 123-reg and in a world dominated by a desire for smaller, faster and more [...]
This year is set to be one of the most exciting in the history of the internet. 2014 will mark the beginning of a new era with the expansion of new generic Top Level Domains (new gTLD’s). The internet will see 1,400 new domains launch over the next two years and we will be profiling [...]
Over the last couple of weeks you may have seen a number of communications from 123-reg and others relating to some changes that The Internet Corporation for Assigned Domains and Numbers (ICANN) has made to global domain policy. This policy change has been made to introduce an added layer of security on the internet to [...]
The new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) are coming soon, but what does that mean to you?
The Best Domain Name Registration company to Start Your Business – 123-reg We’re not ones to blow our own trumpet that often but our recent award at the Start Your Business Awards event is something we thought you might like to hear about. In the 9th year of the celebrated awards 123-reg were announced as [...]
On 29th November 2013, 123-reg hosted a free to attend webinar, examining how new gTLD’s will help small businesses and chaired by Matt Mansell, head of Domain Strategy for 123-reg and the Host Europe Group. The internet is changing and the introduction of new generic top level domains will offer business highly unique domain names. [...]
Over 56% of people say .com is the most important domain name for an online business
The modern internet was born with the .com domain name and a new poll reveals that the majority of people still believe the .com to be the essential domain for doing business online.
Today, Nominet has announced its plan to proceed with the shorter .uk domain extension following its second consultation period. The change will be the most significant advancement to the .uk domain market ever and will allow more than 10 million existing customers a shorter and more unique equivalent of the current .co.uk. There is no [...]