Business Name: Namecheap Inc.
Year of foundation: 2007
Location: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
BBB Accreditation: No
Market Size: > 300K websites (#7 HRank list)
Growth Status: (by websites quantity): Increasing
The company was founded by CEO Richard Kirkendall in 2000.
They started as a domain registrar (ICANN-accredited) in 2000 only to convert to another hosting provider in 2007.
The company is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona and claims to manage over 10 million domains. Third party websites state the provider’s servers are located in North America and Europe.
|Name||Domains||Disk||Bandwidth||Min Price||Billing Term|
|Stellar||3||20 Gb||Unlim||$2.57||12 Mo|
|Stellar Plus||Unlim||Unlim||Unlim||$4.41||12 Mo|
|Stellar Business||Unlim||50 Gb||Unlim||$8.24||12 Mo|
NameCheap has 3 shared plans currently on offer; the cheapest Stellar plan costs $2.57/mo with a 12-month subscription (compared to $2.88 paid monthly). Not that much of a bargain but still a bit of a saving.
Plans can be purchased monthly or annually.
NameCheap.com also offers a comprehensive range of web services, including
Instant Technical Live Support: Yes
NameCheap’s website is clearly organized with lots of useful information and means of communication, including live chat, Knowledgebase, and a ticket system, but no phone support.
Tech support is offered via live chat.
The feedback NameCheap.com received is mostly positive, with only several negative reviews. It appears that at some point of being in business, you just cannot be liked by every single customer, and NameCheap is no different.
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