Name is a registrar with competitive prices and services.
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Pro Reasonable prices
Name's .com prices are just a hair above Namecheap at $10.99/year vs $10.69/year. Potential coupon codes could be used to save some money.
Pro Two factor authentication
Two factor authentication allows the domain to recognize more than one entity of identification; knowledge factor and possession factor.
Pro Great support
Technician are prompt, helpful, responsive and do not hesitate to take responsibility on behalf of the company.
Pro Thoughtful UI
They have put some thought into their user interface. DNS changes, NS updates and registrar transfers are extremely simple with name.com. And the UI remained relatively unchanged for years.
Pro Will pre-charge your credit card in case of expiration
If you have established a payment profile on your account and wish to have automatic billing for your domains, they will attempt to renew the domains about 1 month before the expiration date. If the credit card has expired, they will notify you that there was a problem with your payment and that your card will need to be updated.
Pro Offers domain registrations with Google apps
Name.com offers domain registrations with Google apps.
Pro Free and unlimited sub domains
Pro Free email forwarding
Con Does not support catch all email forwarding
You cannot forward undefined email address messages.
Con Private whois registration costs extra
Their Whois Privacy service costs an extra $3.99/year