How The ALIAS Virtual Record Works

Late last year we introduced the ALIAS virtual record type at DNSimple. Since then we've had numerous people ask us how we implemented the functionality. While we are always making incremental changes, here is an overview of how it works:


Post-mortem for Name Server Performance Degradation

Today all of our name servers experienced performance degradation that in turn caused customer sites to fail to resolve. This was especially evident to customers who are using our ALIAS record type.


Things to Know About Transferring a Domain

Here are a couple of things that you should know about before transferring a domain.


GoDaddy, SOPA and You

We at DNSimple oppose SOPA and any attempt by the US government to try to rule the Internet. DNSimple vehemently opposes any attempts to censor the Internet or to provide the facilities to do so.


Introducing the ALIAS Record - Naked Domain Aliasing that Works!

Today I'd like to introduce a new record type that we've added to make pointing to dynamic hosting services a little less painful.