7 ways to build & manage a community for your small business
By Alisha Shibli
As social animals, we seek solace in safe and nurturing environments where we can freely share our stories and views, where we can learn from each other and grow together. This idea of a community based on shared interests, passions, circumstances, and ambitions has permeated the realm of businesses as well.
Community management refers to creating opportunities to interact with your audience as a brand that has a life of its own—like a real person as opposed to a company. It involves creating a space where you can get genuine feedback on your products and better understand the needs of your customers. It also facilitates interactions that stimulate the mind and bring people closer on multiple levels. It’s where you can create long-lasting relationships with your customers but they can also do so with other customers.
How to protect your Name.com account in the COVID-19 era
Our customer support agents and fraud team have recently reported an increase in phishing, hacking, and social engineering attempts over the last few months. Bad actors are taking advantage of the turmoil surrounding COVID-19 in an attempt to gain access to confidential information.
We’re doing everything we can to increase security in response to this troubling new trend, but there are several things that you can do as a Name.com customer to protect your domains and products from harm’s way. Take these precautions to protect yourself and your account.
Transferring domains to Name.com just got better
We’re improving our transfer process once again so that our new users can enjoy more first-year perks than ever.
Bulk domain search tips you might not know about
If you’re a domain investor, you know part of the battle of finding a high-quality domain to invest in is sorting through the sheer volume of domains available. Bulk searches can make this process a little easier by sorting through a lot of data at once. However, there are a few extra tips and tricks you can use for performing bulk searches that will actually come up with the domains you’re most interested in. These are our best tips.
A guide to SFTP key file setup for FileZilla
If you want to further secure your hosting account, requiring an SSH key upon login is one of the best ways to do so. Setup for SFTP keys will differ depending on the FTP client you are using, but today we’ll go over how to activate additional security measures for your account via FileZilla.
How to generate a SSH key in cPanel
As of the beginning of July 2018, cPanel introduced a new update that added an extra layer of security to its users’ hosting accounts. When accessing SFTP, you are now required to enter an SSH key in addition to your username and password.
If you are having trouble with your secure FTP access, and have not already generated an SSH key, you’ll need to do so before you can regain access—here’s how.
How to switch a WordPress site over to Name.com hosting
Are you ready to upgrade your WordPress website to a better, more efficient hosting plan? Keep your existing content while enjoying the convenience of the WordPress CMS when you migrate your website to Name.com hosting.
How to set up a sub account for your clients’ domains
If you’re a web developer with a number of clients, it’s not always easy to give them access to certain parts of their website while still having the ability to make necessary updates yourself. Name.com allows users to create sub accounts as an easy solution to this issue.
What’s a favicon?
Your website is nearly finished with only a few final touches remaining. So what are you missing? You might have skipped adding a favicon, which is a small but important visual detail on your website.
Video | Setting up web hosting the easy way.
Setting up your own web hosting opens up a world of opportunity. You can build multiple websites, emails, and databases with vast amounts of storage and a free SSL Certificate. Even better, setting up your own hosting is getting easier and easier to do. Here’s Jonny with the updated Name.com web hosting flow.