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Domain Names

Rights owners can claim free .uk

This week, we’re writing to customers who have reserved .uk domains with some exciting news – for a very limited time, we’re giving them the .uk domain(s) they have the right to register, for FREE. If you have a reserved… Continue Reading →

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… Continue Reading →

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… Continue Reading →

What’s changing in the UK internet landscape?

It was an early start on Wednesday as I headed off to London for the .UK Nominet Registrar Conference. It’s an opportunity for key players from the UK internet space to meet and discuss what’s happening online and how we… Continue Reading →

New .uk domain – release date announced!

From the 10th June 2014 we’ll be able to bring you the new .uk domain name! It’s ideal for those who want a short and snappy domain name while keeping the recognition and trust that go alongside other domains in… Continue Reading →

Nominet say yes, you can have your name.uk

Nominet, the .uk Registry has announced today that from summer 2014 you will be able to have your website address ending in just .uk The new shorter, memorable .uk extension will be offered in addition to the existing .co.uk, .org.uk… Continue Reading →

The future of .uk is in your hands!

Nominet, the .uk Registry has today published their second consultation to ask you the following questions: Do you want direct registrations under .uk? If you do, how do they decide who gets certain domain names first? I encourage you all… Continue Reading →

Search for the worst thought out website domain

To raise awareness around the importance of choosing the right domain for your business we created the Namesco Worst Domain Name Award! This award recognises the key mistakes businesses can make when registering their website address. These include registering a… Continue Reading →

Apple loses control of iPad.com domain names

Despite being one of the wealthiest tech companies in the world, Apple has lost a vital domain name portfolio for its hit iPad tablets. With the new retina display iPad announced yesterday at Yerba Buena Centre for Arts in San… Continue Reading →