Show your patriotism with a .US domain


If you made a list of the most American things in the whole entire world, it would probably look something like this:

3. Apple pie

2. This meme.

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1. A .US domain for your website!

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Rembrandt: Social media branding made easy


Have you ever created a new brand only to find that social media handles of the same name were already taken? Not a fun experience.

If you’re very ambitious, you might check ahead of time to make sure your brand name is available across all platforms. While we give you serious props for that, there are likely more valuable ways to use your time than jumping from social platform to social platform, trying out different handles. But we have some good news: There’s a tool that will do it for you.

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Bottoms Rupp: Get your .SOFTWARE domain for less


If you are a software developer, publisher, or engineer; or you work for a software company, this week’s Bottoms Rupp Happy Hour is dedicated to you.

This Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015 from 3–5 p.m. MDT, .SOFTWARE domains are just $4.99.

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YouTube, you lose? The surprising video platform that gets the most views


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At Name.com, we make a lot of videos.

We rely on them to sell products, share information, and bring joy. But we also relied too much on YouTube as our sole source of video exposure. It’s an easy trap to get caught in: YouTube is a subsidiary of Google, and the two of them together are search engine beasts. Google is the #1 online search engine and YouTube is #2.

The one thing these internet giants lack is engagement—or at least the engagement you want. YouTube comments can be the internet’s bathroom stall of conversation.

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The September promo code is the hipsterist of hipster foods


It’s leafy. It’s green. And it’s going to save you a whole lot of cash this month!

We’re choosing something healthy for our promo code for once, and using a superfood to promote super savings on domains. (Just don’t expect this sudden health kick to last … we like our carbs as much as the next person!)

Throughout September, .COM and .NET registrations and renewals are just $10.25 when you use the promo code KALE at checkout.

And as an added bonus, we’ve reduced the price of .NEWS domains as well! From now through September, take advantage of $9.99 .NEWS domain names, reduced from their regular price of $19.99. No promo code necessary!

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We’re reducing the prices on a TON of Platinum Premium Domains!


Everyone likes a sale, right? Well you’re going to be super excited about this one: On Sept. 9, 2015, we’re dropping the prices of 4,933 Platinum Premium Domains!

With domains that include options from .REVIEWS to .DEMOCRAT, we’ve reduced prices by 70-95 percent. And we think that some of you folks are going to be very interested in these discounted Premium Domains. Some of our top choices include:

  • www.skis.forsale
  • www.trademarks.lawyer
  • www.oakland.mortgage
  • www.london.dance
  • www.freelance.consulting

The Name.Market makes it easy to find the Premium Domains you want. Just head over to the site to search for keywords or the exact domain name you’re interested in...

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We updated our bulk search—and it’s awesome


If you’ve ever used a bulk search while looking for New Domains, we’re very sorry. Bulk search pages tend to be ugly, confusing, and difficult to navigate. They make you feel like doing this.

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But we’re excited to say that we’ve spent some time reworking our own bulk search to make it more usable, understandable, and better looking. With its new features and capabilities, you can easily bulk search to your heart’s content (and spare your computer from the anger management issues).

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How to forward a .ROCKS or .BAND domain to SoundCloud


Up-and-coming artists know how hard it can be to get discovered by listeners online. To gain a large following, you need that something extra that will draw the right kind of attention.

What if you could stand out with a unique website address? With a custom .ROCKS or .BAND domain that forwards to a SoundCloud or Bandcamp profile, you can create a memorable web presence through your platform of choice. Participate in an active community of music lovers while distinguishing yourself with a URL that stands out.

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You’re not completely restricted to just 140-characters on Twitter anymore


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Twitter just removed the 140-character limit on Direct Messages, which means you can send full messages privately now. A lot of people are pretty happy about this, especially brands that provide customer service via Twitter, since this means no more fragmented statements.

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.NEWS: Creating a new era of content


.news: creating a new era of content

The internet has brought about a new era of technology, creating dramatic changes in the way we share and receive information. Now, anyone with a smartphone can become a blogger or journalist, sharing information with people around the world. But with all the noise this larger community creates, bloggers and traditional news sources are fighting an uphill battle to be heard.

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