.AFRICA Domain is hereGood news! The .AFRICA domain name extension is out now. .AFRICA is the domain system to the continent of Africa just as .EU is to Europe and .ASIA is to the continent of Asia.It would be open to trademark owners first, from April 2017 (Sunrise phase). It would then be open to the public at premium pricing from June 2017 ... Read More »
Phone system upgraded to IVROur telephone system was upgraded to an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system late last year and all our telephone numbers have been connected to it. When you dial, kindly press 1 for our Sales Department, or press 2 for our Billing Department or press 3 for our Technical Support. New telephone numbersOur telephone ... Read More »
Nov 30th New Domain Transfer Policy for gTLDs
On December 1, 2016, ICANN will enforce a new policy whereby any change to the Registrant information of a generic top-level domain name (example: .com, .net, .org, .xyz) will require email authorizations from the old Registrant and (where applicable) the new Registrant. Here are some of the key aspects that are part of the new Transfer ... Read More »
Sep 24th End-of-Year 2016 Promos
Domain Names .XYZ Domains at $1 for the first year. No promo code required. Offer valid till 31st December 2016. Domain Transfers @ $10. This applies to .com, .net, .org, .biz, .info and .name Web Hosting 25% discount on our regular Bronze, Silver and Gold Web Hosting plans. Domain registration must be included in the order. Promo ... Read More »
Please be advised that the following price changes take effect today 1st September 2016: Reductions.bar from $70 to $62/year.host from $81.25 to $77/year.press from $62.50 to $62/year.rest from $40 to $37/year Increases.space from $10 to $12/year.website from $20 to $24/year.org from $12 to $14/year.biz from $12 to $14/year.info from $12 to ... Read More »
Please note that Wednesday 3rd August 2016 is a public holiday in South Africa.
As a result, our office will be closed. The only impact is telephone support. Live Web Chats and Support Tickets would be answered usual.
Jul 1st July 2016: Service Annoucement
Regular Web Hosting now in Nigeria In addition to VPS Hosting, we now offer regular web hosting plans in Nigeria. Kindly note that the hosting in Nigeria offer is an optional addition. We are not relocating existing accounts to that location. You will always have the option to chose your server location with us. We would be publishing a ... Read More »
Jun 27th Hosting now available in Nigeria
After months of extensive testing, we are happy to inform you that we have extended our web hosting infrastructure to Nigeria. You may read the announcement here:Web4Africa extends web hosting infrastructure to NigeriaVPS Hosting in Nigeria is already available here. This means super-fast server speed to your audience in Nigeria.Should you wish to ... Read More »
Jun 10th .XYZ Promo Pricing
As part of the 2nd .XYZ Domain Anniversary, Web4Africa is offering .XYZ at $0.22 for the first year till 30th June 2016.
Premium .XYZ Domains are excluded from this offer as are domain renewals and transfers.
Feb 2nd Price increase on ID Protection
Due to increased cost, we're compelled to marginally increase the price of our ID Protection (WHOIS Privacy Protection) from $5 to $6 per domain year effectively immediately.
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