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.cymru and .wales registrations

March 1, 2015 4:44 pm

During a busy day of registrations for .cymru and .wales domains, we experienced some difficulties with the technical systems processing applications. While thousands of registrations have been processed smoothly,  a small number of customers using EPP experienced a delay processing registrations for domains with the same string in both .wales and .cymru. The system is...

The web gets more Welsh with the launch of new internet domains

March 1, 2015 12:00 pm

St David’s Day marks general availability of brand new .cymru and .wales domains Nominet, the organisation responsible for the smooth running of the .UK internet, today announces that two brand new domain name endings for Wales – .cymru and .wales – will be available to everyone from St. David’s Day, Sunday 1st March. New research...

More domain security now available for all .uk registrants

February 5, 2015 9:00 am

Nominet has been investing significantly to help all .uk owners protect their domains. Following a successful launch to registrars last October, from today, registrants can opt to use two-factor authentication access to our Online Services. This is a two-step verification process which provides an extra layer of security to users accessing online systems. Two-factor authentication...

Russell Haworth joins Nominet today as CEO

January 5, 2015 9:38 am

Following the announcement in October last year, Russell Haworth has joined Nominet today as its CEO.  He will lead the organization as it continues to develop its core registry business, explores the potential of new technologies, and plays its part in ensuring the internet fulfils its potential as a force for good. Commenting on his...

Time to bid.wales – .cymru and .wales are open to everyone from today

December 29, 2014 9:42 am

From today, anyone can apply for .cymru and .wales domain names. So if you’re proud about being Welsh, or the Welsh connection is important to your business, now you can celebrate that by giving your website a name that ends in .cymru or .wales. If more than one person wants to register a domain, an...

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