You all have heard about Rick-rolling, right? That prank where you send a disguised hyperlink to a friend or coworker under the guise that it’s something important only to treat them, instead, to the dulcet tones of Rick Astley? Well that’s so last year. Rebecca-rolling—a phenomenon that’s sweeping the Name.com office— is the best new way to prank your coworkers and bring on the weekend.
Battle of the brands: Name.com v. Brandzooka
Boulder Startup Week kicks off in just a few days, and we cannot wait to spend some time with the innovators of the Boulder startup community. In preparation for the week we headed down to Boulder to meet with a few brands, including Brandzooka, a fellow Boulder Startup Week sponsor and long time friend.
But what’s friendship without some friendly competition?
5 more easter eggs hidden on Name.com’s website
Our readers who celebrate Easter know that it’s right around the corner. So what better time to point out more easter eggs—fun little hidden features—on the Name.com site?
What’s happening in pop culture? Find out in our Instagram roundups
April the giraffe. The “What in tarnation” meme. What it means to be “extra.”
If that just sounds like a bunch of nonsense to you, you need to start watching our weekly pop culture report via Instagram Stories.
Our best videos of 2016
This year we produced and shared over 200 videos across multiple platforms. Some were 6-second scare videos shared in typical Vine format, while others involved hours of shooting, editing, and the indefatigable acting talent of anyone who works here. It would take you a while to get through all of them, so we’ve asked the Name.com staff to pick their favorites.
Office kitchen justice is best served cold
Our new office addition is the best thing that’s ever happened to us
We are so excited to say that we have a new addition to the Name.com team. We admired him from afar for many months, seeing all of the ways he was bringing happiness and inspiration to so many. After some extensive discussion, we decided he was a worthwhile investment for our team and brought him into the inner circle of Name.com.
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.
Video | It’s football season at Name.com
We’re pretty much a bunch of self-admitted nerds over here at Name.com, but that doesn’t mean that we’re completely hopeless when it comes to sports. So in honor of football season, we’re doing our best to embrace our inner athlete.
It’s not unlike wearing a suit to a meeting, but this meeting takes place in an amazing fantasy world and the people you’re trying to impress are in the millions.
Cosplay Day is on a Saturday, August 29, but we feel you should do a rehearsal Friday at work. If your boss is against it, remind him or her that a happy employee gets more work done…so you can imagine how awesome it would be to have a heroic comic book legend doing your collating.
The rules of cosplay in general are pretty basic. They’re summed up pretty well in this slightly edited meme: