We’re back with another amazing deal courtesy of Mr. John Rupp and the Bottoms Rupp Happy Hour! And this time, the domains are all about you! (Or they’re all about Montenegro. We’re not picky.)
Rightside’s own DJ STATN to perform at NamesCon
By day, Statton Hammock is the VP, Business & Legal Affairs at Rightside and our go-to expert on all things business, legal, and registry operations policy. But in his free time, Statton has a very different hobby—mixing tracks and DJing at events as his alter ego, DJ STATN.
We’re very excited to announce that DJ STATN will be keeping the NamesCon crowds pumped up while performing at the conference’s Sunday Night Cocktail Party!
Massive deals for Cyber Monday
If you’re the type who likes to stay in during Black Friday mayhem (believe us, we don’t blame you), then we have good news—you can wait a few days and save like crazy from the comfort of your home. Join us for our Cyber Monday Sale and take advantage of some serious discounts on 28 of our favorite domains.
No Bottoms Rupp this week
If you’re stateside, you know that this week marks one of the best holidays there is … Thanksgiving. This Thursday, all of our Name.com employees will be spending time with family and friends, watching football, and eating our way into a food coma.
That being said, we won’t be having a Bottoms Rupp Happy Hour sale this week. But don’t be too bummed out—we have a super awesome Cyber Monday sale planned that you’re going to love!
Our regularly scheduled Bottoms Rupp sales will resume next week. In the meantime, we wish a very happy Thanksgiving to our fellow Americans, and a phenomenal Thursday to our international friends!
Video | One Tech Place: A Name.com web series
Do you like drama? Intrigue? Scandal? All sprinkled with a healthy dose of nerdiness? Then you are going to love our new Name.com office drama, One Tech Place.
5 common website mistakes (and how to fix them)
If you’ve ever started a website before, you know that the learning curve can be pretty steep. And unless you are a web design expert or have been building websites for years, you’re still bound to make mistakes every once in a while. However, if you think that your website should be attracting more visitors than it’s actually getting, there might be issues at hand that you haven’t thought about.
There are several common website mistakes that you may be making that are holding you and your site back. See if any of these problems or practices sound familiar, and find out what you can do to correct the issue.
Why New Domains are your new favorite networking tool
Making yourself or your business stand out amongst your competitors is no easy task. But having an online presence that is unique and interesting can give you a serious advantage—even before your new connection visits your website.
By using a New Domain that informs visitors of what it is you do or what you are passionate about, you can stand out for all the right reasons. Eye-catching, informative, and great looking on a business card, New Domains offer distinct advantages that can benefit website owners of all kinds.
.PRO is now available for anyone to register
If you’ve had your eye on a .PRO domain, but haven’t been able to meet its extensive list of requirements, then this news is just for you: As of Nov. 16, 2015, .PRO is available for anyone to register!
5 of our favorite startups using New Domains at Web Summit
We made the long trek from Denver to Dublin for Web Summit recently and it was a fantastic time that was definitely worth the journey. We learned lesson after lesson in Dublin and saw opportunity after opportunity for not only the tech industry as a whole, but also for New Domains in particular.
On the New Domain front, we saw dozens of startups using New Domains as their primary URL for business websites. This is a stark contrast to the behavior and feelings regarding New Domains that we encountered in the past at similar events. Just a year ago we were hearing skepticism from the startup community regarding New Domains, but we’re now seeing both personal adoption and adoption from up-and-coming businesses.
To highlight some of the great usage of New Domains that we saw at Web Summit, we created a list of some of our favorites (in no particular order):