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NameSilo wins Namepros best registrar 2019

The best registrar poll for 2019 on Namepros concluded today with NameSilo coming in first place. GoDaddy was second and Dynadot third. This is a poll ran roughly every 18 months, with 915 votes this time. The last two competitions GoDaddy won, taking ...
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Tutorial: How to create a domain name suggestion tool

Alvin Brown provides a tutorial on how to create a personalized domain name suggestion tool using GoDaddy’s API. It’s been a while since my last tutorial spotlighting the use of GoDaddy’s API to retrieve a list of domains associated with your GoDaddy account. Today’s tutorial aims to help create a simple tool that returns available […]

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CentralNic buys rest of Melbourne IT’s reseller business for AUD $24 million

CentralNic bulks up in Australia by acquiring carveout of what used to be Melbourne IT. Domain name company CentralNic (London AIM: CNIC) is acquiring TPP Wholesale from ARQ Group Limited (ASX: ARQ), formerly known as Melbourne IT. The company will pay total consideration of AUD $24 million (USD $16.6 million). CentralNic will pay AUD $21.3 […]

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Can NameSilo hold off GoDaddy?

Every 18 months or so there has been a best registrar poll on Namepros. GoDaddy won the last two, the last one was closer with @namesilo coming in second, 253 votes vs 191 or 29.8% vs 22.5%. The previous big poll saw GoDaddy run away with it 303 votes ...
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Tucows lost 20% of its value today

Wall Street punishes company after disappointing Q1 results. Domain name, wireless and internet provider Tucows had a rough day. Shares in the company plunged $17.30, or 20%, to $68.75. About $180 million of value was wiped out in one day. The drop came after the company reported disappointing earnings after the market closed yesterday. Revenue […]

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Tucows takes a short term hit but CEO Noss is optimistic

Company hits stumbling blocks in Q1. It is truly a quarter where it would be a lot easier to be private than public, but all of that makes me continually grateful for the nature of our investors. That’s what Tucows CEO Elliot Noss had to say about his company’s first quarter 2019 results released yesterday. […]

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Endurance International falls 12% on lower forecast

Domain name and hosting company lowers outlook for 2019. Shares of Endurance International Group (NASDAQ: EIGI) fell nearly 12% in trading yesterday after the company lowered its 2019 forecast. Shares ended the day at $5.53. GAAP revenue guidance lowered from $1.4 billion – $1.6 billion to $1.2 billion – $1.4 billion Adjusted EBITDA forecast lowered […]

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Donuts acquires its 242nd gTLD

Donuts, the registry with the largest stable of new gTLDs, has added its 242nd string to its bow. The company seems to have acquired .contact from, nominally at least, smaller portfolio rival Top Level Spectrum. The ICANN contract for the gTLD was tran...
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