No-IP Hosts Second Annual Food Drive

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No-IP hosted its second annual food drive for the Evelyn Mount Community Outreach to help feed those in need. The donations were made by employees and included canned goods as well as Thanksgiving specific items like turkeys, hams, potatoes and stuffing. Continue Reading

Top 5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Use Your Registrar’s DNS

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The last thing on your mind when you register a domain and start building a new website is your website’s DNS. When you rely on your registrar’s DNS service, you are relying on a company who doesn’t necessarily specialize in managed DNS. This means you run the risk of your site going down or being slow. When that does happen, if their support team isn’t knowledgable about the DNS service, you may have a hard time getting it fixed. As they say what is free isn’t always good, and it is important to understand all the risks you take when using your registrar’s DNS.

Check out the top 5 reasons not to use your registrar’s DNS below. Continue Reading

No-IP will be Closed on Nov. 26 for Thanksgiving

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At No-IP we love turkey, and potatoes, and pie…oh and our families too! We also love all of you and work very hard to give you the best DNS possible, but our families miss us. Because of this, No-IP will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 26. Continue Reading

Why Clinton Electronics Chose to Integrate with No-IP

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At No-IP we rely on our customers for our success. This means not only our service users, but the manufacturers who make it so easy for you to use our dynamic DNS. Clinton Electronics is one of those manufacturers. They use a custom integration in their DVRs to give customers access to No-IP’s dynamic DNS in an simple and cost effective manner. Continue Reading

4 Dynamic DNS Myths Debunked

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Dynamic DNS can be a scary set of words. People don’t know what it is, don’t understand it or think that is somehow doesn’t apply to their life. I know, I use to be that same person. Had you asked me a few years ago what Dynamic DNS was, I would have looked at you like you were speaking a foreign language. Dynamic what, was probably my response. Flash forward to today and now I understand exactly what all the hype is about. Not only is dynamic DNS an awesome tool that can be used in every day life, it also can add value to businesses and even government agencies. Unfortunately, people either don’t understand how it works, or hear things about dynamic DNS that aren’t true. So let me debunk some of those DNS myths for you now. Continue Reading

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