Another month has come and gone, and we’ve rolled out a few new changes on the website that you may not have noticed. Here are some new features you can look forward to.
The October 2017 promo code is an absolute necessity
Why it’s time to get your brick-and-mortar store online
Toys R Us, the iconic retailer of our childhood, filed for bankruptcy this month, citing a lack of traffic to their brick-and-mortar stores as one of the reasons why the business has been on a slow downward spiral. Their lackluster online store and their inability to compete with online retail giants like Amazon proves that having a customer-facing storefront is no longer enough to bring consistent business through the door. If you own a brick-and-mortar business that sells goods, it’s time to seriously consider taking your shop online.
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The DSW trifecta: Laughs, beer, tech jobs
We go nuts during Denver Startup Week for two reasons: One, because our company was born and raised in Denver, and two because there’s free beer. We wouldn’t bother you if there weren’t free beer. Here’s what Name.com will be contributing to Startup week on Sept. 27 and 28.
How to set up a masked URL forward
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.
Highlights from Verisign’s Q2 2017 Domain Name Industry Brief
Bottoms Rupp | $0.99 .ORG domains are back
One of the industry’s favorite domains will be available at an incredible price for a limited time at this week’s Happy Hour sale. But hurry, because this deal is only valid while supplies last.
To have and to hold: My love/hate relationship with Facebook
I don’t think I’m alone in saying that I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with Facebook. Over the past few years, they’ve rolled out features later deemed to be totally unnecessary—Mashable rounded up a few of my favorite Facebook flops that I love to hate.
6 domains for the finance industry
Money and finances are a huge part of our everyday lives and an enormous industry. If you own a financial company, or simply consider yourself a personal finance guru, you won’t want to miss these six New Domains that pair perfectly with the finance industry.