Are you ready for the flood of new gTLDs?

Written on 03 July, 2014 by TPP Wholesale

How many domain extensions do you currently offer your customers? Of course you sell .com, and probably .net and But beyond that, what else do you offer and how many of each do you sell? .com and have always ruled in the Australian market, but that’s all... Read more

Categories: Domains | Tags: business, domain names, resell

2013 ICANN RAA impacts

Written on 02 June, 2014 by TPP Wholesale

On June 27th 2013 ICANN released the latest version of its Registrar Accreditation Agreement (RAA). The RAA according to ICANN is supposed to enhance and solidify the competition between gTLD ( generic top level domain) registrars while clarifying the responsibilities of the registrar and the rights of the registrants. The... Read more

Categories: Domains, Press Releases | Tags: domain names

.nz domains will soon be available at the second level, so what do you need to know?

Written on 01 May, 2014 by TPP Wholesale

As you may have heard, several third level domain extensions, including .nz and .uk, are in the process of becoming available at the second level. A general availablity date for second level .nz domains will be announced in July this year, while .uk domains are still in the earlier stages of planning. So... Read more

Categories: Domains | Tags: domains

WHOIS search explained

Written on 17 February, 2014 by TPP Wholesale

When you register a domain name for your business website, the registrant is obliged to publish all of the relevant data in a WHOIS database. However, if you want to take advantage of any potential benefits of WHOIS search, it’s best for you to do a little updating and investigating... Read more

Categories: Domains, General Wholesale | Tags: domains, WHOIS

Why domain auto renewal is useful

Written on 20 December, 2013 by TPP Wholesale

You already understand the importance of a domain name: you run your business exclusively online and customers wouldn't be able to reach you without it. So what would happen if you lost your domain name to a competitor because you didn't check your email and the expiry date passed? Or... Read more

Categories: Domains | Tags: domain names, domains

Six ways to get your business ready for the holiday season

Written on 19 December, 2013 by TPP Wholesale

Come the end of the year, website traffic can sometimes take a dive as people are busy with other things. A little effort in the right places however will boost your sales and traffic during the holidays. Here are six ways to boost your bottom line this season. 1. Holiday... Read more

Categories: Domains, General Wholesale | Tags: domain names

Why wholesale and what services can I resell?

Written on 13 December, 2013 by TPP Wholesale

Almost every company has a website these days, and many will have multiple domains registered – some with their core site and a number of different top-level domains, others with different sites for different purposes. Many web design agencies and IT companies are cashing in on this by reselling domains... Read more

Categories: Domains, General Wholesale, Hosting | Tags: domain names, resell, web hosting

Three new ways to compete in a commoditised market

Written on 28 November, 2013 by TPP Wholesale

Commoditisation is something most businesses have to deal with eventually, and on the internet it can happen quicker than you might expect. We show you three ways to combat commoditisation of your business and compete in a crowded market. Specialisation When your market is full of very similar competitors, you’re... Read more

Categories: Domains, General Wholesale | Tags: competition

Five ways to replicate Kogan’s online success

Written on 15 October, 2013 by TPP Wholesale

Every small business owner can learn a lesson or two from digital entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan. Kogan took on the major retailers directly, growing his online electronics company from a backyard business in 2006, to a one turning over $300 million in 20131. His success is largely due to a savvy... Read more

Categories: Domains, General Wholesale, Online Marketing | Tags: online business, small business

Give a little, get a lot

Written on 30 August, 2013 by TPP Wholesale

In business, the age old adage of Givers Gain most certainly still rings true today. Technology has made the world infinitely smaller, has created exponentially more global businesses and has increased our touchpoints with our customers; the end users tenfold. Expectations on small business are far more onerous – business... Read more

Categories: Domains | Tags: domain names, premium domains