Change is the only constant in life; and the same applies to brands too.
Change, as we know, is an essential driver of development. However, there are a few things that must remain consistent. One such thing, and a very important one, is the promise you offered your customers before they made their first purchase from you. It is that promise that sustains your customers’ unwavering faith in your brand.
Back in 2013, LogicBoxes made the promise of delivering an impeccable domain automation platform which would enable Domain Resellers as well as Web Hosts to provision lucrative and high-demand domain names along with other value-added products such as Web Hosting, Site Builders, Email solutions and Security Certificates. This was aimed at empowering these internet players with a wholesome product portfolio. The Elite Reseller Program was tailor-made for Web Hosting and Domain Name providers and was geared towards helping them achieve maximum growth in terms of revenue as well as market share.
Cyber attacks such as Petya, Locky and Wannacry have given a tough time to many website owners in the recent past. Since then, much has been said about the cruciality of having measures in place to ensure optimum digital security, and now, much is also being done to arrest this problem.
Browsers like Google Chrome and Firefox have been trying to ensure that their users are protected against harmful sites for some time now by introducing different methods. Google had called for “HTTPS everywhere” and had even started preferring sites secured by SSL certificates in SEO rankings. Starting from July 2018, Google Chrome 68 will let users know whether the site they’re visiting is not encrypting traffic from the ‘Not Secure’ message in the URL, as shown below:
After an interlude, we are back with our Monthly Bulletin for June. The following are some of the top Domain industry stories from last month.
1. .AU Domains now managed by Afilias – Afilias has been chosen by the .au Domain Administration to provide registry services for over 3 million .au domain names. The .au domains were managed by Neustar prior to this transition. The auDA states this transition helps meet needs of Australia’s expanding digital economy and ensures reliability, security, and confidentiality of data.
2. ICANN releases its 2020 public meeting venues – ICANN’s heading to Cancun for its first meeting from March 7-12, 2020. Following which, the policy forum will be held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center in Malaysia between June 22-25, 2020 and the Annual General meeting will be held in Hamburg, Germany from October 17-22, 2020.
A few days ago, Aditya Arya, AVP of Business Operations at LogicBoxes, engaged in a rich and stimulating conversation with Andrew Allemann from DomainNameWire.
The duo spoke about the changing face of the Domain Name Reseller and Registrar business, among a lot of other changes that have occurred in the industry, in the GDPR-compliant era. Given below are the 5 questions which together formed the backbone of this conversation:
Welcome to the 10th edition of The Voice of LogicBoxes. The last quarter has witnessed a monumental change and will always be remembered as the time when businesses from across all industries of various shapes and sizes geared up in achieving one major goal – General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance. In the midst of all that had to be done on the platform as well as on the website front for making LogicBoxes GDPR-compliant, we also launched a new product, integrated a new nTLD, made enhancements to OrderBox, and attended an industry event.
To know more about these developments, continue reading further: