New year, new look, the new POP

It’s a new year – and to some of us, that means its time to finally get our act together. While most people ring in the new year by changing their eating habits or buying a gym membership, here at POP we are are welcoming 2014 with an entirely new look and improved user experience….

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POP, now with fancy domains!

Ever since launching POP last year, we have heard loud and clear from our customers that you want to be able to add additional domains to your POP account… So we are proud to announce today that we are launching a private beta for all of our current customers to add additional domains to your…

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Built with POP: Gally

There are so many great ideas being built on POP, that we wanted to take time out every week to tell you about them. For our inaugural post, we’d like to introduce you to Gally.co – a Mobile App that lets you instantly start chants in the crowd around you – co-founded by Parker Barnett….

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Uncommon Sense: Parking Reservations

We’re insanely cultishly devoted to one goal: to make your life easier. Often times, it’s the little details that can make or break your service experience. Sometimes we stumble across other examples of companies and products that truly inspire us with their unique approach to improving the life of their customers. In Uncommon Sense, we…

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What is DNS?

We talk a lot about how we don’t want you to worry about managing DNS. And we don’t. But in case you’re interested, here is a taste of all the backend stuff that we have to deal with, so that you don’t have to.  What is DNS? The Internet doesn’t really use domain names (like pop.co…

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Some long-needed updates

It’s been an embarrassingly long time since we’ve updated this blog. Sorry folks, we have been knee-deep in some big strategy sessions to help make POP better for all of you. Today, we are happy to let you know that the first few updates from those sessions have been pushed live for you:

Why we rolled our own AB testing tool at POP

We’re happy to announce that we’ve unleashed our custom rolled AB testing tool, Winston, to the masses. While we’re currently only using it in our development and test environments, we’re satisfied with it’s current alpha stability enough to let others know they can dig in and have at it.   With all of the options…

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How to Never Worry About Email Templating Again

At POP, we’re always on the hunt for cleaner solutions to existing problems. Part of our recent website redesign efforts included new email messaging and design. As a seasoned developer, I’ve experienced the hell that is email templating dozens of times over. The overarching problem is the fragmentation of how each mobile, web, and desktop…

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Proud to power the .CO Startup Weekend Offer

We are proud to partner with the .CO Domain Registry by being their registrar partner in providing free 1-year registrations of .CO domains to all participants of Startup Weekend events. Through this offer, each Startup Weekend participant can receive: free .CO domain for 1 year free Starter Page to get your idea up and running free Simple…

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