Introducing the new .africa domain name system

.africa is the proposed domain name system for the African continent. It would serve as the regional Top-Level Domain for Africa, just as .eu is to Europe and .asia is to Asia. Main Purpose of .africa A .africa domain name would be the perfect way to target the African continent for a website that has a pan-African audience or market. … Read More

Multi-year registrations now possible for .uk domain names

Effective 1st May 2012, .uk domain names can now be registered or renewed for between 1 and 10 years. Hitherto, .uk domains have been restricted to a 2-year registration or renewal period, at any given time. The new policy by the .uk registry would offer .uk domain registrants much more flexibility. .uk is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) … Read More

Making sense of .org.ng domain names

.ng is the domain name system for Nigeria and .org.ng is essentially a subset of .ng, targeted at not-for-profit organizations in Nigeria. The .org part of .org.ng is derived from the English word “organization”. The following types of entities are usually more suited for .org.ng: cultural institutions; associations; religious and civic organizations; open source software movements; environmental initiatives; social/fraternal organizations; … Read More

Which .ng domain extension should you choose for your Nigerian website?

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.ng is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Nigeria. .ng domains come in different flavours and its best to choose the domain extension that reflects your type of organization. Nigerian domain extensions can be classified into two: open and restricted. Open .ng domain extensions: These are those open to registration by virtually any individual or institution from any … Read More

How to choose your dot ng (Nigerian) domain name

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The on-going free .ng domain name registration promotion has afforded us the opportunity to take over a thousand .ng domain registrations from the general public so far. From the registered domain names, we have found it necessary to educate .ng domain patrons and prospective customers on how to choose a .ng domain name. The following suggestions are not rules but … Read More

Why you should renew your domain name early

Irrespective of where you registered your domain name, it helps to renew your domain name on time. Not doing so can cause a lot of problems. At Web4Africa, we have dealt with a lot of difficult situations, where clients have not renewed their domains early enough. We do send out 5 notices via e-mail, before a domain eventually expires but … Read More

Web4Africa 7th Anniversary Promotional Offers

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Save BIG this September 2009! As part of our 7th year anniversary celebrations this September 2009, we are offering mouth-watering discounts on our web hosting and domain registration services though our prices are already very competitive. From now till 30th September 2009, you can save 5% on all domain registrations and 15% on all our web hosting packages. Promotional codes: … Read More

Buy Domain Names & Web Hosting in Nigeria. Pay with an InterSwitch Debit/ATM card

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Residents of Nigeria may now use any InterSwitch card (CashCard or bank issued ATM card) to transfer payment to Web4Africa for any service they have ordered from Web4Africa including but not limited to: reseller web hosting, domain name registration, web hosting, SSL certificates. The official announcement, targetted at existing customers, is available here. About Web4Africa Web4Africa is a leading web … Read More