GoDaddy taking over RegisterFly domains


When we last left them they were Rearranging the Deck Chairs on the SS RegisterFly. Well it looks like GoDaddy is swooping in to assume management of over 850,000 domain names that were still under RegisterFly's control. From the press release:

GoDaddy has reached an agreement with RegisterFly® and ICANN® to transfer over RegisterFly’s portfolio of Web site names to The move will help resolve problems involving hundreds of thousands of domain names around the world.

Some highlights:

* GoDaddy will notify customers and do the migration for them
* Customers can get support at a dedicated hotline
* Those who still go to the RegisterFly Web site will be directed to GoDaddy for managing and renewing their domain names

Link to the press release