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Pricing Adjustments for June 2017

Posted by sbh-admin on 12 06 2017.

Effective immediately, we’re putting the registration, renewal, and transfer price of all .info domains up by £2 per year. This is due to a supplier price increase and is out of our control. Please see the table listed below for the pricing:  .info pricing Registration/Renewal Transfer 1 Year £37.00 (Previously £35.00) £37.00 (Previously £35.00) 2 Years £74.00 (Previously £70.00) £37.00 (Previously £35.00)

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Changes to .biz and .gb.com domains

Posted by sbh-admin on 31 03 2017.

Following the ICANN changes to domain registration, transfer, and renewal procedures in November (for anybody who missed it, the blog post in question is linked below), there are a couple of minor changes that have happened this month. The first is that all .AR.COM, .GB.COM, .HU.COM, .KR.COM, .QC.COM, .NO.COM, .SE.COM, and…

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Important changes to gTLD (.com, .org, .xyz) rules

Posted by sbh-admin on 26 11 2016.

As some of you may be aware, ICANN (the organisation that creates the rules for gTLD domains such as .com, .net, .org etc) has changed some of their rules. The biggest change you need to know about is that any changes to the first name, last name, organisation, or email address…

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.com and .uk pricing increases

Posted by sbh-admin on 10 01 2016.

As of the 1st of March 2016, .com and .uk domain names will be increasing in price.   1 year registration/ renewal 2 year registration/ renewal .com £12.50 £25.00 .uk £7.50 £15.00 Prices excluding VAT.   Domain registry price increases and inflation means that the cost of some domain names is increasing. We have avoided putting our prices up for as long…

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Don’t fall victim to the registrar spam scam!

Posted by sbh-admin on 01 11 2015.

One of the more popular spam messages circulating at the moment are ones which state that they are from Enom or other registrars and appear to be warning you about your domain. Receiving an email from your registrar claiming that your domain name has been suspended is a cause for concern. The…

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.uk domain offer success

Posted by sbh-admin on 01 08 2015.

Thank you to everyone who joined us in saying Happy Birthday to the .uk Top Level Domain!   Back in June we announced a deal that we were providing in partnership with the .uk domain registry Nominet. It was very successful and many of you took advantage of the offer and helped us…

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Happy Birthday to the .uk TLD

Posted by sbh-admin on 09 06 2015.

Small Business Hosting and Nominet are working together to give you a fantastic discount on the .uk domain.   In celebration of the 1 year birthday of the .uk domain we are giving you 1 year registrations of .uk domains for £1.00. By taking advantage of this offer you will also be entered…

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Do I need all these new domain extensions?

Posted by sbh-admin on 27 03 2015.

We’re being asked a lot at the moment about the new TLDs (Top Level Domains) that keep being released, and whether you need to register them? A few years ago .host didn’t exist, but we snapped it up and even named our company smallbusiness.host because it tells you instantly precisely what…

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