Important news for .TEL owners

The .tel registry emailed all domain name registrants directly last month to announce some important changes to the hosting of .tel domain names. Please see a copy of the .tel communication here. On the 13th March .tel will switch off their old hosting platform so everyone that has a .tel domain name must make sure they have uploaded any content to the new platform via the login they have provided. Unfortunately, any content on the old platform will be lost after 13th March 2017. If you have a .tel domain name and have any questions, the .tel registry has asked […]

Price changes to .uk domain names

Nominet Price Changes On 01st March 2016, Nominet, the company responsible for all .UK domains, raised its wholesale domain prices for all registration terms. One year registrations increased marginally and all other wholesale prices increased by 50%. Russell Haworth, CEO of Nominet, said; “We’re committed to running a first-class service for .UK registrants, including our renowned customer service, and we’re doing more than ever before to ensure the .UK space is safe and trusted home for all. But costs have risen considerably since we last changed the price, and we need to compete in a promotion-driven industry.”   What Does […]

names.co.uk – .wiki is our Domain Of The Day

A wiki is an online resource, it’s development and upkeep are a collaborative effort, drawing on many areas of knowledge from all manner of individuals. Nowadays, if we need to look up all manner of things, we will make use of a wiki to find out the facts. For companies a wiki usually begins with a summary of their current operations, details the the founding date, the founders, their path of growth over time, giving key dates for which a significant event took place when new products and services are introduced. To see a list, take a look at our […]

names.co.uk – .Eu is our Domain Of The Day

The .eu has long been a popular domain name extension, in the UK and Ireland, it’s benefits are that it’s such a short domain extension and in the domain world shorter is always better, also that it refers to a region wider than just your single resident country, so for a logistics operator for example, someone to whom it’s important that their European identity is on display in their web address. Sometimes, by adopting a Country Code Top Level Domain (or ccTLD) for our brand, your domain name can suggest our area of operations to potential European clients or partners, […]

names.co.uk – .co.uk is our Domain Of The Day

Our Domain Of The Day has long been the darling of the United Kingdom, whilst the .com remains the most popular international domain name, the .co.uk has stood strong as the nations favourite for local businesses online and our personal online identities. To celebrate 30 years of Nominet (the .uk domain registry) we are running special offers including free .uk, .co.uk, .me.uk and .org.uk domain names across our existing customer base via Email and via our Social media channels – Twitter and Facebook too. The .co.uk is perhaps the strongest online identity you can possess in the UK, this was […]