Understanding the Difference between Permanent HTML Redirects and Other Redirects

Shifting websites from one domain to another is a common scenario especially if users face issues with their existing domains. For example, issues like older websites with static backgrounds or GIFs, websites simply wanting to change the domain name, remodelling websites to be responsive, etc are fairly common. Though changing the URL of the website is a feasible solution, there is considerable risk involved in it. As a business owner if you plan any of the above, and your website has a good search engine rank or incoming traffic then this move could affect your business. In this article, we’ll […]

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New gTLD Report – June 2018

We have completed the first half of the year and the second half holds some interesting prospects for new gTLDs. But before that, here’s the report for the trending new gTLDs for the month of June. With 51% of the total share of new gTLDs registered, .XYZ continued to hold onto the top spot. Continuing the trend, .TOP was also able to hold onto its second spot. The month of June had a few new gTLDs like new-entrant .ICU and .WEBSITE climbing up to the top 5 list thus displacing a couple of them that have been consistent for a […]

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importance of secondary dns

Importance of Secondary DNS

If you have waited with bated breath for your school or college results, you must have also noticed that the institution generally provides more than one link to view the results and this, of course, makes you less nervous! The simple reason being if one link doesn’t work you can always use the other links. This facility of multiple providers is basically called Secondary DNS. But then what is DNS in the first place? Domain Name System or DNS (or servers) is basically an internet service that translates domain names into IP (Internet Protocol) address. As IP addresses are numerical […]

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.DESIGN: The Domain Extension that Matches your Passion

.DESIGN is an nTLD that’s perfect for design professionals, interior designers, websites, UX & graphic designers, etc. For people in such professions, a domain name ending with a .DESIGN extension looks professional on a business card or a flyer. The domain extension is unique, therefore making your customers’ domain name memorable. .DESIGN is already in use by premier organizations such as Facebook (facebook.design) and Airbnb (airbnb.design) to display their design work. While these two organizations use the domain name to showcase projects and share blog articles on UX and design, the domain extension could be used to hire talent in […]

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New gTLD Report – May 2018

With the advent of summer and our exciting summer hosting promos, the sales for the new gTLDs witnessed a 65% spike in total counts compared to the previous month, which was a massive leap. .XYZ, retained its top spot in May with a 91% increase in its overall sales. .TOP continued to secure the second spot among the trending new gTLDs with a relatively modest 18% jump in its sales. The trending gTLDs in the top 5 list for the month remained the same, with a few of them swapping their positions. Here’s a precise summary of the top 15 […]

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.GLOBAL: Connecting Across Communities, Countries & Continents

The .GLOBAL domain extension is one that transcends geographic boundaries to bring people together and take brands across borders. The .GLOBAL TLD is perfect for small businesses, start-ups and just about any brand reaching out to a global audience. Nothing says ‘Worldwide’ like a .GLOBAL! It’s limitless, borderless & non-discriminatory. For you as a domain reseller, .GLOBAL is great for your customers’ brand to be viewed as international & therefore is a fantastic investment. Today, there are over 43,000 .GLOBAL domains registered. Why .GLOBAL? It is universally understood Not restrictive to a particular business or industry Establishes your global presence […]

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New gTLD Report – April 2018

As we closed the first month of the second quarter with the launch of Themes, Logos and Plugins, we saw a consistent increase in our sales numbers for the new gTLDs. We witnessed a 30% jump in the total counts as compared to the previous month. There were minimal changes in the positions of the top 5 new gTLDs during the month with .XYZ retaining its top spot, uncontested. Apart from securing the first position, .XYZ  also experienced a 73% increase in its total counts. Another new gTLD that has been able to hold onto its position for a while […]

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what does parked domain mean

Understanding What Does Parked Domain Mean

Many-a-times it so happens that you purchase a domain name but before you can set up your website some issue arises. It could be anything from wanting to postpone the launch of the website or a backend issue and so, you have to wait! Well in such a scenario what would you do? Do you neglect the domain name or wait till you can figure out what next! The best way is to wait and the simplest way to do this is by parking your domain. Let us have a look at what does parked domain mean: Domain Parking is […]

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