Squarespace ran a 2017 Superbowl ad that rings a bell for domain owners with JohnMalkovich.com as the domain name story line but the funny thing is, JohnMalkovich.com isn’t even registered “with” Squarespace’s “official” domain registrar.
Technically speaking, Squarespace isn’t even a domain name registrar, like GoDaddy.com is for an example. Squarespace states it’s “official” registrar is Tucows:
Registering a domain through Squarespace gives your website a professional look and avoids the need to register a domain with a third-party provider.
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JohnMalkovich.com Not A Squarespace Domain
The video of actor John Malkovich finding out his .com is taken, went viral earlier this week. Per the video script, John Malkovich is a fashion designer ready to roll out a line of clothing bearing his name, “John Malkovich.” He finds out that the domain name JohnMalkovich.com is taken already by someone else, who […]
Actor John Malkovich is searching for his full name as a .com, and it’s taken. He gets pissed off. Who is this impostor that has his domain name? Who is behind JohnMalkovich.com ? He starts typing an email to the owner of JohnMalkovich.com and his frustration is evident. It’s a new video by all-in-one solutions […]
Actor turned fashion designer John Malkovich is to feature in a Super Bowl commercial themed on cybersquatting. The ad, for web host Squarespace, sees Malkovich complaining about the domain johnmalkovich.com belonging to some other guy by the same name. In a roundabout way, this is also a commercial for Tucows, the newly-crowned second-largest domain registrar, […]
Company now offers domain name registrations in addition to website building tools. Website building platforms such as Squarespace, Wix and Weebly have been taking a bite out of domain name registrars’ pockets in recent years. They’re attracting people looking to start a website that would normally begin their search at the likes of GoDaddy. And […]
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