What could a mobile app do for your business?

AppMaker make a mobile app

So you’ve heard people talking about apps, you’ve probably even got some on your phone to make shopping at your favourite retailer or listening to music easier. There seems to be an app for everything these days. What if there was an app for your business? That’s not possible you say, they must cost a fortune and you already have a website so you don’t need one… Well, AppMaker expels those myths as it is both affordable and beneficial to your business. Research shows that the average mobile phone user first looks at their phone at 7:31am each day, and in […]

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New domain names – what’s hot and what’s not

A year ago we were busy preparing the Register365 website for the launch of the first new gTLDs – .bike, .clothing, .guru, .holdings, .plumbing, .singles & .ventures. These were some of the first new domain extensions you were able to get on a first come, first served registration basis. One year on, we want to reflect on how new gTLDs have performed and give you some of our insight to help you choose the right domains for you. Recently, I attended the Nominet UK Registrar conference. Alexa Raad, the CEO of Architelos, presented some interesting stats on new gTLDs including […]

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2015 EU VAT changes and what they mean for you

value added tax VAT

On January 1st 2015, the EU is changing the rules governing the VAT charged by companies providing “digital services” to consumers in the EU. If you are EU based and are providing “digital services” to customers in EU countries other than the one you are based in, these changes affect you. If you don’t provide “digital services” or only sell your “digital services” to customers in the same country you supply them from, then you are not affected by this change. What is changing? Currently, companies based in the EU charge VAT at the rate of the country they are […]

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SiteLock security; what is it and how can it benefit my website?

Protect your website with SiteLock

With the recent launch of the names.co.uk Limitless web hosting packages we’re taking a look at SiteLock domain security, and how it can benefit your website. Our top two unlimited packages offer you peace of mind thanks to smart and simple website security via SiteLock, which means you can focus on growing your business. What is SiteLock? SiteLock is cloud-based security software that protects your website from Malware and other malicious threats. In short, SiteLock does three things; find, fix and prevent. The software runs a number of scans across your site to find possible security breaches. With the SiteLock […]

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New Policy Advisory Committee established for the future of .IE

Kelly Salter

The .ie domain registry, IEDR, has recently established a consultative group known as the Policy Advisory Committee (PAC) and Kelly Salter, our Domain Names specialist, is one of the four registrar representatives nominated to the group. Kelly is honoured to be joining the group, she said, “The Irish market and the .ie TLD is of particular significance to us at Register365, to our group and also to our customer base. We have invested heavily over recent years in marketing to increase the exposure of the .ie TLD and educating small and medium business in Ireland of the value of getting […]

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