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Why buy a .website domain?

A .website domain name is globally recognised and memorable. Simple yet effective, the .website domain crosses industries, languages and cultures, meaning it’s the perfect extension for every website. The .website is an excellent choice for both businesses and personal websites… Continue Reading →

Setting up your business email address: What you need to know

Securing your professional email address, and domain name, should be top of your to-do list once you’ve established your business idea. Having a custom email address shows you’ve created a real business, whereas using a Gmail, Yahoo or some other… Continue Reading →

Website Builder – Step away from your computer!

Building your website just got even more convenient. Gone are the days of being shackled to your computer… do it all from your tablet or mobile! What is it? Website Builder allows you to create a fully-optimised, beautiful website from… Continue Reading →

Azure Information Protection – How secure is your data?

Have you sent an email containing sensitive business or customer information? Was the data protected? Not handling sensitive data properly could cause real implications for you and your business – some of these include fines (for GDPR non-compliance), loss of… Continue Reading →

Website Maintenance is key!

You may have seen our blog about our Build Me A Website team, where we introduced you to Carla, Rich and Tom – but you may be wondering what happens once your newly created website is complete and live. Owning… Continue Reading →

Web hosting explained…

Having a website means you’ll need to get to grips with web hosting. It’s not a fun as creating the website itself, but it’s what makes your website accessible by internet users and so it’s a crucial part of launching… Continue Reading →

Is Google Chrome punishing your website for not having an SSL? Yes, it is!

We explained a couple of months back that an important change was coming to how Google handles websites without an SSL certificate. Well, that change has now happened. Google Chrome 68 was released on July 24th and is merrily showing… Continue Reading →

Why having an SSL certificate matters to your business…

Why having an SSL certificate matters to your business… As a website owner, you don’t want anything getting in the way of visitors (in other words ‘paying customers’) reaching your site do you? But that’s just what Google’s new version… Continue Reading →

What we’re doing for GDPR

Since our last post about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we’ve been super busy ensuring everything we do at names.co.uk complies with the new regulations when they come into force on Friday 25th May 2018. The changes to how we… Continue Reading →