Why should you buy domain at NameCheap?

NameCheap is one of the best low cost international domain name service providers, besides GoDaddy, Domain.com,… What made NameCheap so successful and why should you buy a domain name at this provider?

Registration price list some of common international domain name types at NameCheap:

Domain 1 Year 2 Years 3 Years 4 Years 5 Years
.com 10.69$ 10.59$ 10.49$ 10.39$ 10.29$
.net 12.48$ 12.38$ 12.28$ 12.18$ 12.08$
.org 11.48$ 11.38$ 11.28$ 11.18$ 11.08$
.us 8.48$ (Promotion price 4.88$) 8.42$ 8.34$ 8.27$ 8.19$
.info 10.47$ 10.39$ 10.31$ 10.23$ 10.15$
.biz 11.04$ (Promotion price 4.98$) 10.96$ 10.87$ 10.79$ 10.71$
.me 18.99$ (Promotion price 8.99$) 18.77$ 18.54$ 18.32$ 18.09$
.co 22.99$ (Promotion price 8.88$) 22.87$ 22.75$ 22.63$ 22.51$
.tv 24.99$ 24.78$ 24.58$ 24.37$ 24.16$

Transfer price list some of the most popular international domain names to NameCheap:

Domain 1 Year 2 Years 3 Years 4 Years 5 Years
.com 9.69$ N/A N/A N/A N/A
.net 11.48$ N/A N/A N/A N/A
.org 10.48$ N/A N/A N/A N/A
.us 8.48$ N/A N/A N/A N/A
.info 9.69$ N/A N/A N/A N/A
.biz 10.04$ N/A N/A N/A N/A
.me 15.99$ N/A N/A N/A N/A
.co 22.99$ N/A N/A N/A N/A
.tv 24.99$ N/A N/A N/A N/A

Note: The ICANN fee for each newly registered domain name or transfer to NameCheap is $0.18.

Look at the price list above, you would think the price is normal, not cheaper than other providers, even some types of domain name is more expensive. But I’m sure you’ll have to think again when reading the following lines.

What do you get when buying a domain name at NameCheap?

When buying or transferring domain names to NameCheap, you will receive the following special offers:

  • Free one-year fee for the WhoisGuard (domain owner information security) service is $2.88. In the following years, if you want to continue using this service, you can use NameCheap’s WhoisGuard coupon to buy it for $0.99/year. This is an extremely cheap price when compared to other domain name providers.
  • PositiveSSL is available for only $1.99 for the first year.
  • Free to use NameCheap’s FreeDNS service.
  • For new registration domain, you will be using free new uptime tracking service launched by NameCheap.

Advantages of NameCheap:

  • This is a reputable domain name provider with 15 years of experience (2001 – 2015).
  • The price of domain is quite cheap and are offered with many attractive offers. Especially on big promotion occasions, such as Black Friday, Cyber Monday, you can register or transfer domain name to NameCheap with a cheap price like zero (just $0.98).
  • Domain administration interface is quite simple but fully functional and easy to use. DNS updates very fast.
  • Transfer domain names to other vendors easily, quick procedure.
  • Customer support 24/7. In fact, NameCheap supports ticketing very quickly, their refund policy is very reputable and timely.

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