GoDaddy vs iwantmyname vs Namecheap

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What is GoDaddy?

Go Daddy makes registering Domain Names fast, simple, and affordable

What is iwantmyname?

With iwantmyname, you can purchase 250+ international domain extensions and easily connect your web addresses to the best apps and services on the web, including Google Apps, Squarespace, Bitly, and Ghost.

What is Namecheap?

We provide a set of DNS servers spread across the US and Europe to deliver highly reliable DNS services to everyone. By choosing Namecheap.com as your domain registrar, you are choosing a highly reputable and reliable partner. Namecheap.com is rated 4.6 out of 5 - Based on 1,395 reviews via Google Checkout

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Badger
Domain management you'll enjoy. Domains effectively drive the entire internet, shouldn't they be easier to manage? We thought so, and thus, Badger was born! You shouldn't have to auction off your house and sacrifice your first born to transfer domains, you should be able to press a button that says "Transfer Domain" and be done with it. That is our philosophy, and we think you will appreciate it. Stop letting domain registrars badger you, and start using... Badger!
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Review ofNamecheapNamecheap

Namecheap may not be the CHEAPEST hosting provider (check out GoDaddy's disturbingly cheap shared hosting ) but I would also not consider it expensive. Hosting and domain registration are about $9 a month typically. Considering how high quality Namecheap's products are and how much customer support Namecheap provides, I would honestly expect their prices to be higher. But if you're patient like me and buy your domain and hosting package on Black Friday, you can get a year of registration and hosting for only $2.00!

For someone looking for a hosting provider that is a perfect mixture of budget and features, Namecheap is the one!

Also, I can't stress how great their customer support is. I would say their customer support agents are close to rivalling the support agents at WPEngine, and that's saying a lot because WPEngine is probably one of the most expensive hosting options.

How developers use GoDaddy, iwantmyname, and Namecheap
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datapile uses NamecheapNamecheap

Namecheap is the best domain registrar in the universe, hands down. They provide a solid product (the domain-name blood that keeps us flowing online) at an extremely reasonable price, amazing management tools with a solid UI/UX on the control panel, and the CEO did an AMA on reddit (we love reddit).

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BookAuthority uses NamecheapNamecheap

We used Namecheap to register https://bookauthority.org

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Adrian Harabulă uses NamecheapNamecheap

free 1 year .me domain for students; condr.me

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Circle Bot uses NamecheapNamecheap

Namecheap is Circle's domain registrar.

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Ana Phi Sancho uses GoDaddyGoDaddy

domain registration.

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