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Goddady scamming

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by Geasy, Jan 4, 2017.

  1. Geasy

    Geasy Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    I want to buy a domain for 0.99$ as they say, but when I go to checkout this prices is showed to me?



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  2. Nut-Nights

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    They are not scamming you. its for first time customers only.
     
  3. MisterF

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    Have you added a promotional code to the order ?
     
  4. Geasy

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    I'm first time customer, never purchased from them anything.
     
  5. ziplack

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    maybe... contact godaddy instead?
     
  6. Asif WILSON Khan

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    Did you put in the promo code at checkout?

    Looks like user error rather than GoDaddy trying to scam you for $5
     
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  7. glenny69

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    uncheck their stupid shit they add. they add stuff so it cost you more. and charge u for 5 years not one
     
  8. Th3 Canadian 3h

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    If you get the domain for 1 year it's 5 and for 2 years it's .99 same thing happened to me. It's a two year deal for the .coms
     
  9. Asif WILSON Khan

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  10. andrewmp

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    save your time and choose another provider like namesilo.
     
  11. T0NYS

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    Personally I do not recommend godaddy , they do have some "nice" offers to get you in but honestly it's one of the worst companies out there , the renewal fees are not crazy, their support is horrible , go for namesilo or namecheap instead
     
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  12. BuritoBandito1

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    not a scam, they are just upselling you.
     
  13. terrycody

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    Yeah, the 0.99 is not always apply to all customers, for example, not for China, and don't forget enter PRO code and uncheck all unwanted service like SSL or couple years before checkout.

    BTW, Godaddy renewal fees SUCKS!
     
  14. jon_xx_x

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    Why is anyone using Godaddy? They are the absolute worst. Avoid avoid avoid.
     
  15. nakaam30

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    try 1and1 they have a 0.99$ domain sale for coms and org i think but the renewal price is a little high
     
  16. glenny69

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    orrrr....get a usa proxy and use a fake address and name
     
  17. djp371

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    No, they're not scamming. You can contact the Godaddy Support and ask about this matter.
     
  18. CyberHour

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    The GoDaddy offer is:

    Buy for 2 years pay 0.99c for 1st and 14 (or 16$) for second year , total 14.99.

    If you do your maths, the money you safe is 0.00 with other popular domain providers :)