27 Sep '16, 7am

GoDaddy spearheads Domain Connect spec

GoDaddy spearheads Domain Connect spec Kevin Murphy , September 27, 2016, 07:46:54 (UTC), Domain Registrars GoDaddy has published a new specification designed to make it easier for domain owners to quickly set up web sites using third-party site-building tools. Its new Domain Connect Initiative is tailored for customers who do not know how to configure a DNS record and do not care to learn,according to Charles Beadnall, senior VP of domains. While signing up for a participating site-building service, Shopify for example, customers currently have to either figure out how to manually reconfigure their DNS or get GoDaddy’s customer support to talk them through it. GoDaddy currently receives tens of thousands of customer support calls every year related to these scenarios, Beadnall said. But using Domain Connect, instead they will be able to simply enter their domain name with...

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