Domains

.NYC has arrived. Get one today, New Yorkers.


If you’re in one of the Five Boroughs, the day has finally come. Starting today you can register your very own .NYC domain name, whether it’s for personal use, a business, or an organization. It’s your opportunity to show the online world that you’re a proud New Yorker.

As part of today’s .NYC launch, we’re joining up with Neustar (the .NYC registry) to sponsor a Name.com/.NYC-themed cab that will be giving complimentary rides throughout Queens. Name.com’s Jared Ewy will be there too, helping people register .NYC domain names and promoting all sorts of .NYC goodness.

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It’s no joke. You can get a .BEER.


On April 1, 2011 we told the world that .BEER was here. It was a joke of course, but excitement ensued. People were so thrilled that they overlooked April Fool’s Day and the inquiries poured in as to how they could get a .BEER. Well … that was then.

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Choosing the perfect domain extension in three easy steps


You have unlimited choices when it comes to your domain name, thanks to all the New Domains coming into the fold. That’s great news if you’re looking for a memorable and intuitive domain name, but having so many choices can also prove overwhelming—nothing’s worse than knowing what you want and then being presented with every option in the world. We can help narrow your choices down in three easy steps that will make it possible to go from “Wha????” [brain explosion] to “Success!”

So much decision.

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Save on .CO registrations for the next seven days


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The headline says it all. We’ve got a big sale on .CO domain names from now through Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Use the promo code GOODCO at checkout and the registration price will be just $9.99 (regularly $12.99). Yup, that’s right: One of the best and most memorable domains out there, available at a $3.00 discount.

.CO is just as recognizable as .COM, it’s even shorter, and there’s great availability. It’s the perfect solution for your new website or startup idea. Start your search now.

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(If you’re a current Name.com customer you probably received an email with this promo code, but it mistakenly said that the expiration date was June 16, 2014. We’re sorry for the error and for any confusion it caused—the expiration is indeed July 16.)

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Name.com Promo Code for July 2014: Celebrating the beautiful game


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It’s the world’s most popular sport. Its signature event is taking place in Brazil right now. It’s a word that’s recognized all over the world, regardless of language. And on top of all that, it’s the Name.com promo code for July 2014: FUTBOL. Use it at checkout and .COM and .NET registrations and renewals will be just $10.25.

And did you know …

That you can register .FUTBOL domain names? If you want to blog about soccer/football/futbol, create a site for your team, or simply add futbol-specific branding to your existing site, a .FUTBOL domain is perfect for you.

Or how about .US domain?

With the 4th of July just a few days away, it’s a great time to register a .US domain name, especially if you have 4th of July-themed promotions and coupons for your customers. We’ve got ...

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It’s happy hour for .PUB domains


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Are you thinking about a .PUB domain name for your pub or restaurant? If so you’ve got until July 9, 2014 to take an advantage of an awesome opportunity on .PUB domains.

The .PUB registry has decided that there will be no premium-priced .PUB domain names.* So even if you’re after a premium-quality .PUB—think of domains like cityname.pub, theme.pub, or lastnames.pub—you can secure it for the price of a Pre-Registration ($34.99) or Priority Pre-Registration ($199.99.)

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How an Apple product release fuels domain sales


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Apple recently announced their new programming language, Swift, at the annual Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco. We think the language is pretty neat looking and it made us very curious about how the announcement of the new language may have triggered a flood of sales of domains containing the word “swift.”

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The first rule of .CLUB: Talk about .CLUB (and win an iPad)


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Just so we’re clear, you’re not about materialism or consumerism or any kind of ‘ism’ that would steal from you as a person, right? Yes? Good. You’re bigger than that. You are a luminary of thought and enlightenment who transcends the throngs clamoring for yet another gadget in their already cluttered life. Because of this, you deserve at least one new toy.

Oh, and the second rule of .CLUB? Talk about .CLUB. And people seem to be following the rules. The word has gotten out and .CLUB is now the #1 New Domain registered on name.com. In honor of this awesome milestone, we’ve got a new contest where everything you’ve ever known about contests is totally out of whack. It’s like if it spent the weekend with Tyler Durden and got a bit messed up (actual Fight Club reference...

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NINJA has arrived


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It’s here. We’d let it sneak in the door, but .NINJA is the coolest marketing opportunity since they turned on the Web.

So you want a super sweet .NINJA domain to show off to your friends? Here’s how easy it is to get started. Simply punch (err … click) the ninja below and you’ll be on a majestic journey searching for your very own .NINJA:

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Click the ninja for $14.99 .NINJA domains. Better yet, the price drops to just $12.99 if you buy any other extension (e.g. COM, NET, DANCE, CLUB, ORG) at the same time. Unleash your inner ninja today, with a new .NINJA domain name from name.com.

It’s a much better way to get a ninja for your business than what we tried:

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You Can Win a .BIKE Domain Name | Ride with Adam Jensen Episode 2


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When we last left off, we were explaining how you can get a free .BIKE domain name. It all starts…and finishes…with Adam Jensen, name.com support legend and rapidly ascending road bike racer. Every weekend he races, and every weekend he gets closer and closer to victory. And here’s the deal: when he wins a race, the first 20 people to contact jared at name dot com (upon our announcement of the victory on YouTube and this blog) win a .BIKE domain for their website.*

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