A common problem that occurs when you set up a free website through sites like WordPress and Blogger is a less than ideal domain name. While having a domain like yoursite.wordpress.com could work well enough when you’re first starting out, you may want to show a more professional online presence later on. One of the easiest solutions for this issue is to set up a masked URL forward.
How to change your cPanel password
Forgot your cPanel password to manage your website’s hosting? Follow these simple steps to reset your password and regain access to your account.
Have hosting with Name.com? Here’s how to get a free SSL certificate
Ever since we rolled out our Encryption Everywhere program, we’ve been helping new customers secure their websites by including a free SSL certificate with every hosting plan. The good news is that this program has expanded to existing customers as well—so if you are currently hosting an unsecured website with us, encrypt it for free by following these easy steps.
Forgot your username? Here’s how to regain access to your account
With so many different usernames and passwords to remember (all with different limitations and restrictions) it’s not all that uncommon to forget which combination goes with each website. So if you ever forget you Name.com username, rest assured that you can still regain access to your account by following a few simple steps.
6 video tutorials to answer your most common domain questions
We get it: Domain registration and website management can get confusing sometimes. We’re always doing our best to make your Name.com experience as painless as possible, so our support team has created series of video tutorials that answer the most common domain and website questions.
How to create a subdomain for your website
If you already have a website, but want to branch it out a bit, a subdomain is a great way to get the best of both worlds. Whether you’re adding a company blog or selling website merchandise, segmenting your site with a subdomain is a practical solution. Here’s how you can create a subdomain for your website through Name.com hosting.
How to quickly and easily switch to Name.com hosting
Sick of your old hosting provider? Perhaps it’s time for a change. Switching to Name.com hosting is a simple process that doesn’t take a lot of time. Here’s a step-by-step tutorial on how to do it.
Our best how-to articles from the first half of 2016
We’re more than halfway through 2016 and have already covered a lot of topics on how to get smart with building your online presence. In case you missed any of these helpful tips, check out this compilation of some of our most popular how-to articles of the year.
Organizing your domains with labels
If you’re a domain investor, someone who manages domains for clients, or you just have a serious domain addition (it’s OK, you can admit it), it can be difficult to find the domains you need in a giant, unorganized list. Creating and adding labels to the domains in your account makes it easy to find and organize the domains you’re looking for.
How to redirect a custom domain to your Etsy shop
Etsy is an awesome way for sellers around the world to sell their custom goods to an eager audience of buyers. But marketing your Etsy store can be difficult without a simple way to direct your customers to your web store. An easy solution for this problem is forwarding a custom domain name to your Etsy store. The process is much simpler than it sounds and is a quick, affordable way to give your Etsy store a more professional look.