If you have created your own website before, you know that compelling imagery is one of the best ways to give your site personality and make it stand out from the crowd. Whether it’s creating a custom banner for your header or improving the photos you post, knowing how to use Adobe Photoshop can be a huge plus. Check out these helpful (and free!) resources to help you learn to use Photoshop.
How to earn free stuff through Name.com’s referral program
Sharing is caring as they say, and we’re always thrilled when happy customers refer Name.com to clients, family, and friends. But did you know that we’ll reward you with free stuff each time you recruit an active new Name.com user? If you aren’t already taking advantage of our referral program, it’s time to step up your game.
Free SSL certificates are now available at Name.com
6 free websites that will teach you to code
No matter if you’re fresh out of high school or nearing retirement, it’s never too early or too late to learn how to code. There are tons of online resources available for those who are interested in web development, many of which are completely free. We’ve rounded up a couple of our favorite free coding resources to use if you’re interested in learning how to code.
Why you shouldn’t use a free hosting plan
There are a ton of options out there when it comes to choosing a reliable hosting plan, but one of the most common mistakes that people make when starting their website is choosing free hosting over a higher quality paid service
“But it’s free!” you say. And while yes, choosing a free hosting plan seems like an obvious win, there’s a lot more at stake than a few bucks saved on web hosting. A free hosting plan is less ideal than a normal, paid plan for the following reasons.
Aspiring developers, join us for Learn to Code events
We’re extremely excited to announce that Name.com has partnered with Galvanize to bring coding education to aspiring developers across the U.S.! We’re hosting Learn to Code workshops in six different cities every month to help those who are interested in web development learn the skills they need for a successful career.
Use this trick for a free business email
If you’re a business owner, you know that all the costs that come with running your own company can add up quickly. But luckily, you can create a solid online presence without having to pay and arm and a leg—you just need to know how to take advantage of the resources you have. One of our favorite ways to keep your business’s online overhead low is to take advantage of a trick to use your domain name to create a free business email address.
Refer a friend and earn some Bearglecoin (aka big rewards at Name.com)
Do you love Name.com? Do you also love getting free things? If you answered yes to both of those questions, then you’re going to be pumped up about our new referral program, which rewards you for every friend, colleague, or random internet stranger you convert into a Name.com customer.
Here’s how it works:
Giveaway: Win a pair of Beats Studio headphones!
We’re pretty excited about the upcoming launch of .STUDIO, which will reach general availability as of Wednesday Oct. 28, 2015. To get you as pumped up about .STUDIO as we are, we’re offering you the chance to win a pretty sweet prize in our upcoming giveaway.
Free domain services you can get at Name.com
Here at Name.com we care about keeping our customers happy—really happy. You guys are the heart and soul of our business, which is why we try to take care of you as best we can. Between top-notch customer support and one-click App set up, we are constantly coming up with ways to make it easier for you to get your website up and running.
And as an additional thank you to all of our amazing customers, we offer several free domain services for you to use on your website. From additional security to easier DNS management, these tools can save you a whole lot of time and money.