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Should I Retain My Existing .co.nz Domain Names?

Last year we saw the release of the new shorter .NZ domain name extension, which gave many businesses the opportunity to register the shorter version of their existing .co.nz domain name. For example, if a business had the domain mybusiness.co.nz, they may have had the preferential right to register the shorter domain mybusiness.nz. As a […]

The Great .NZ Domain Name Land Grab is Now On

With the recent release of thousands of previously reserved .NZ Domain Names into the public pool, now is your opportunity to snap up your perfect shorter .NZ domain name. There are many fantastic shorter .NZ domains which have become available in recent weeks, which for one reason or another, have not been secured by those […]

Email Marketing in New Zealand

Since 2007 when the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007 came into force, it has been illegal for NZ businesses to send unsolicited commercial emails to people,(referred to as SPAM) who hadn’t previously agreed to receive them. However from our own experiences, many businesses are still unaware of the laws, and are carrying out some very […]

Brand New Website

We are proud to launch our brand new Design Lounge Website. It is the third version our Wellington Web Design website since 2001, and uses all the latest web technologies. Our Web Design Wellington website is also responsive, meaning it automatically formats itself, based on the type of device it is being viewed on. Therefore […]

Master of your .NZ Domain

Registration of .NZ Domain Names can have many pitfalls if not done correctly. We all too often come across a new client who has contacted us, wanting to switch over to our services, but they encounter problems due to them not being the registered ‘Owner’ (referred to as the ‘Registrant’) of their .nz domain name. […]