Namecheap is an ICANN
-accredited domain name registrar
, which provides domain name
registration and web hosting
, based in Phoenix, Arizona
, US. Namecheap is a budget hosting provider with 11 million registered users and 10 million domains.
Namecheap was founded by Richard Kirkendall in 2000.
In March 2013, Namecheap started to accept Bitcoin
as a payment method.
ICANN price caps decision
In July 2019, Namecheap was one of the organizations that filed a reconsideration request to ICANN asking to review the decision to remove price caps
on .org and .info TLDs
. As of September 2019, ICANN ignored such requests.
Category:Internet properties established in 2000
Category:Companies based in Los Angeles
Category:Domain name registrars