domain setup IT

How to sign up for a free domain name with Freenom

They’re a domain name registrar which means that they allow you to buy and manage domain names off their marketplace.
While it is only specific domain names alias on offer, it’s still a great deal for those looking to create testing websites or get their foot online without spending any money first.

How to sign up for a free domain name with Freenom

Step 1 – Search for your own domain name on Freenom

Step 2 – Select your preferred domain name alias

Choose whether you want .tk, .ml, .ga, .cf, .gq as your domain name alias. Then click on Check out

Step 3 – Select your plan with Freenom

Select your plan from the list of options in the drop down menu after selecting your domain name alias.

Step 4 – Review your purchases

You’ll then need to share details to sign up, such as email address, etc. as per domain name registration requirements.
Review and confirm your email address, as they’ll send you a validation email to click and confirm your email address. You’ll have up to 24 hours to confirm your email address.

Step 5 – Make sure you validate your email address is correct

Confirm your email address by checking for their email in your inbox.

Step 6 – Enjoy your new free domain!


G-Suite IT

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Content Collaboration Platforms

Pretty exciting, Gartner released it’s updated Magic Quadrant for Content Collaboration Platforms.
The Gartner’s Magic Quadrant evaluates vendors based on their vision and ability to execute and help businesses to address their content management challenges.
Nothing particularly surprising here, as the expected key players are still leading. A trend that you would always see is that see that many of these players are either pure cloud based players (such as Google, Box) or have migrated their products to be cloud based (as Microsoft and Citrix did), including: