Demand Media has announced its acquisition of registrar Name.com
Demand Media already owns eNom, which is a reseller / wholesale registrar. Name.com, however, is retail based and has worked hard to build up its reputation in terms of customer service.
According to the release Name.com has over 1.5 million domain names under management.
According to the release from Demand Media the Denver based Name.com team will join Demand and answer to Taryn Naidu.
You can read the full release here.
Frank’s coverage is here, while there’s also more here and here.
- Digital media firm Demand Media buys domain registrar Name.com, adding nearly 1.5m domains (thenextweb.com)