Domain Validation Emails from Myhost.ie

Once a year you will receive an email from us asking to verify your domains contact information is accurate and up-to-date. The email will come from donotreply@name-services.com and it will not ask for any username or password, it will simply link to a webpage giving details of your domains contact

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Changes to Domain Renewal Policy

We have introduced changes to our domain renewal policy for all domain extensions offered by Myhost.ie. As of today a domain name will be set to renew 7 days in advance of the domains actual expiry date. What does this mean? It means if your domain is due to expire

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IEDR Registrations Closure Date

The IEDR offices will be closed from December 23rd 2016 until January 3rd 2017. While it will still be possible to purchase a .ie domain during this period it will not be possible to modify your domain registrant/administrator information or process any new .ie applications. Nameserver updates will be possible during

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Domain SEO Phishing scam

Recently we have become aware of some convincing scam mail regarding domain renewal and ‘Search Engine Registration’ renewals, for example take a look at the form below (click to view fullsize): These are scams which are designed to look convincing. The email will contain alot of detail about you, including

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Domain name lifecycle

For a .com, .net, .org etc: The following image depicts the lifetime of a .com .net or .org domain (Click to enlarge) Once a domain enters the ‘Redemption Period’ it will cost more to renew it. Enom’s redemption charge is $250 + 1 year of renewal For a .ie domain: Once

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Brand protection-protecting your online brand

Some interesting reading for companies looking to develop their online presence. Protecting your online brand has always been very important but often overlooked by most companies. This is most likely because of the initial costs involved registering domain names which is nothing compared to the cost in trying to win

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