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Folks, an epidemic is sweeping the nation and it must be stopped. It’s called NoWebSitis: the condition in which a small business does not have a website. Tragic, I know. The good news is we have the cure. But we need help spreading the word, which is why we’ve created a NoWebSitis Facebook App, through [...]
Go Daddy’s taking it to the max — the OfficeMax, that is! We’re thrilled to announce that OfficeMax started offering four pre-built Go Daddy product bundles today. If you’re a small business owner without a powerful online presence, you won’t want to miss this exclusive opportunity! To keep up with today’s consumers, it’s essential that [...]
Go Daddy Customers and Community, We owe you a big apology for the intermittent service outages we experienced on September 10th that may have impacted your website and your interaction with GoDaddy.com. The service outage was due to a series of internal network events that corrupted router data tables. Once the issues were identified, we [...]
The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) was with the U.S. House Judiciary Committee when an uproar erupted on the Internet. An overwhelming majority of the Internet community voiced strong opposition to SOPA legislation. Go Daddy joined to oppose SOPA. On Jan. 16, U.S. Representative Eric Cantor (R-VA) stopped action on SOPA. Companion legislation, known as [...]
Go Daddy opposes SOPA because the legislation has not fulfilled its basic requirement to build a consensus among stake-holders in the technology and Internet communities. Our company regrets the loss of any of our customers, who remain our highest priority, and we hope to repair those relationships and win back their business over time. -Go [...]
We’ve listened to our customers. Go Daddy is no longer supporting the SOPA legislation. Click here to find out more.
Go Daddy manages the DNS for tens of millions of domain names. Our customers rely on us for efficient, uninterrupted DNS service. It has been suggested that Go Daddy has a rolling blackout policy, where DNS is shut off after certain capacities are reached. This is a frightening notion if you have a domain name [...]
Starting today, pre-registration is available for .XXX top-level domain names (TLDs). To pre-register, select the phase for which you qualify, and we’ll submit your application when that phase begins. Pre-registration gives you the best possible chance of securing your .xxx domain name (or blocking your domain name from use as a .xxx extension). At this [...]
In the Domain Manager, you can already set your domain names to renew automatically, or you can renew them manually. Now you have a third option: Extended Auto-Renew! Extended Auto-Renew automatically renews domain names each year to maintain the original registration lengths and prevent expiration. For example, if you select a registration length of five [...]
Security is a priority for Go Daddy, and nobody knows that more than the folks in our IT Security team. Recently, Go Daddy was recognized as having the “Best Security Team” at SC Magazine’s 14th annual awards event. I can vouch – They’re an awesome group of people who do an excellent job keeping the [...]