A Note From Our CEO – COVID-19 and No-IP

At No-IP, our hearts go out to everyone affected by the coronavirus (COVID–19) pandemic, and we’re committed to doing everything we can to ensure the safety of our employees and our community.It is because of this that we have decided it is best if our team works from home so we can do our part

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Master Dynamic DNS in 5 Simple Steps

Chances are you found No-IP when looking for a way to access your device remotely. Or maybe you had a friend refer you to us because you were using an expensive static IP address when all you needed was Dynamic DNS. Whatever the case may be, Dynamic DNS can seem like a complicated thing to master.

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2019 Year End Wrap-Up

It is hard to believe that 2019 is already over. How are we in a new decade already? 2019 was a busy year for the No-IP team. We had lots of fun and celebrated many successes this year. Learn about everything that No-IP accomplished. Official Subscription Launch Last year, No-IP partnered with an industry-leading subscription management

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Website Maintenance for the New Decade

It’s hard to believe it is already 2020. It seems like just yesterday that the world was in a panic about Y2K. So what are the things you should do to prepare your website for the new year? The best way to start the decade is to focus on some basic domain and website maintenance. What should you

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No-IP Hosts 6th Annual Giving Thanks Food Drive

No-IP 6th Annual Food Drive

For the sixth year in a row, No-IP is hosting their Giving Thanks Food Drive to benefit the local community. The Giving Thanks Food Drive will benefit the Food Bank of Northern Nevada, a local non-profit organization that is dedicated to helping feed more than 91,000 neighbors in need in our community. Having access to healthy food

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No-IP Now Offers IPv6 Dynamic DNS

No-IP IPv6 Dynamic DNS

What is IPv6? IPv6 is an Internet addressing system that is designed to replace IPv4. It works in a very similar way as IPv4 but offers some additional benefits.  As the pool of available IPv4 addresses diminishes, there was a need to implement a protocol that offers a much larger pool of IP addresses to

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DoH: The Pros and Cons of DNS Over HTTPS

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First things first, let’s give a little refresher of what DNS is. DNS stands for Domain Name System DNS is like the white page directory for the Internet. You supply a name, DNS supplies a number. The name, in this case, is specifically a hostname and the number is an IP address. Without DNS you

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Anycast Networks: What Are They and Why Do They Even Matter?

We talk about our Anycast network a lot. With over 100 points of presence in globally redundant locations, what’s not to be proud of? What is an Anycast network and why does it even matter? Before we get into Anycast, let’s talk about a routing scheme called Unicast. Unicast is how most DNS networks work.

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Searching For a New Dynamic DNS Provider? Make the Switch to No-IP Dynamic DNS

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It was just announced this week that Oracle Dyn will be deprecating many of their DNS consumer/small business solutions soon, including the Dyn Remote Access and Dyn Pro products. We’d like to be one of the first to welcome any Oracle Dyn Customers to No-IP. We have been around since the beginning (like Oracle Dyn)

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National Pi Day – Pi Day Jokes

It’s Pi Day, not pie as in apple, but pi as in the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter — and today, No-IP marks the occasion with a few Pi Day Jokes guaranteed to make any nerd chuckle. Check them out below and be sure to share them with your friends.

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