January 18, 2011 – (HOSTSEARCH.COM) – Go Daddy
's Mobile App - the first-ever to be provided by a domain name registrar - just surpassed 500,000 downloads. The Apple version of the app was recently selected as a Top 10 Free Application for Business by iTunes' annual 'Best Of' list; "Rewind 2010," with a rating of more than four stars. The Go Daddy app is also available for Android and Blackberry devices.
New and existing customers alike can use the GoDaddy.com Mobile App to purchase and manage an array of Go Daddy products, check email, renew products and receive alerts about soon-to-expire products. The app also enables users to store and switch between multiple customer accounts, perform domain bulk searches, as well as store and review their search history.
The app includes the ability to directly create a help ticket or call Go Daddy's industry-best 24/7, U.S.-based customer support.
"Go Daddy customers want to have total control over their domain names, whenever and wherever they are," said Go Daddy CEO and Founder Bob Parsons. "The GoDaddy.com Mobile App helps ensure users have all the tools they need, right at their fingertips, so they'll never miss out on registering a great domain name."
Like many other products offered by the world's largest domain name registrar and top Web Hosting provider, the GoDaddy.com Mobile App was created as the result of customer requests in 2009.
Go Daddy plans to expand its application in 2011 to include numerous Web hosting management tools as well.
About The Go Daddy Group, Inc.
Go Daddy is a leading provider of services that enable individuals and businesses to establish, maintain and evolve an online presence. Go Daddy provides a variety of domain name registration plans and website design and hosting packages, as well as a broad array of on-demand services. These include products such as SSL Certificates, Domains by Proxy private registration, ecommerce website hosting, blog templates and blog software, podcast packages and online photo hosting. The Go Daddy Group has more than 45 million domain names under management. Go Daddy registers, renews or transfers a domain name every second.
GoDaddy.com is the world's largest Web hosting provider and is the world's No. 1 domain name registrar according to Name Intelligence, Inc. During the first half of 2010, The Go Daddy Group registered more than one-third of all new domain names created in the top six generic top-level domains, or gTLDs, including .com, .net, .org, .info, .biz and .mobi.