Why choose us

When you choose Network Solutions, you choose...

check  The 25-year industry leader

check  Award-winning customer service

check  Proactive communication

check  Knowledge, professionalism, experience

Whether you call us NETWORK SOLUTIONS®, NETSOL®, or NSI®, our experienced Customer Service Representatives are here to help your business succeed online. We're happy to help when you need assistance with a product, insight into your website performance, or answers to questions about your account.

Website solutions you can rely on

For over 25 years, Network Solutions has been the authoritative expert on domains. We were the first — providing the .coms, .orgs, .nets, and .edus that got the internet going. And, while other competitors have come and gone, Network Solutions is still going strong.

We serve both Fortune 500 companies and entrepreneurs alike, with more than just domains. Gain access to an entire suite of services to make your business thrive in this ever-changing world. Choose Network Solutions when you need an expert — because, for your business, only an expert will do.

Helping you stay on top of your game

It is important to share what we know with our customers - that's why we created our educational Help Center. Here you can learn how to make the most of the our services with articles and guides, webinars, and informational videos. We'll tell you all about a wide range of topics, including managing computer networks, corporate local networks, global computer information networks, and computer network addresses.

We also provide directory services for locating the computer network addresses and demographic information of business entities you may be looking for.

Grow your business with us

We provide a number services that help your businesses grow and succeed. These include Domain name registration, website design and hosting services, website security services, email and electronic mail storage, hosted exchange, mobile email and message forwarding services.  

Need an IT expert on staff?  Let our experts do the work for you.  We also offer a number of consultation services, including designing fire walls, computer management services, registering and tracking web addresses, directory services, and computer network address management services.

Key events in our history

1979

Network Solutions, Inc., a technology consulting company, is founded by Emmit J. McHenry, an Arkansas-born entrepreneur.

1993

We win a contract with the National Science Foundation to register domain names and become the sole registry for .com, .net, .org, and .edu domains.

1999

Domain registrations for .COM, .NET, .EDU, and .ORG are now open for competition. Network Solutions begins building websites for our customers using our in-house website builder tool.

2003

Network Solutions goes private, operating as Network Solutions, LLC.

2004

We launch Private Domain Registration and domain backorder services to give customers advanced tools for acquiring and managing their domains. 

 

2005

A new generation of hosting packages are introduced to the Network Solutions product portfolio. This gives customers more options for reliable and fast website hosting. This year we also receive a Better Business Bureau accreditation, one that we still maintain today with a rating of A+.

2006

We continue to enhance our product portfolio by adding eCommerce solutionsprofessional website design services, and search engine optimization. Network Solutions is recognized by J.D Power and Associates for outstanding customer experience, and we become a Authorized Google AdWords™ Reseller. 

2012

Network Solutions adds SiteLock to their list of partners, which offers customers the ability to defend their website from malicious attacks. 

2019

All of the website builder products are updated with platform enhancements, offering all new templates, stock image library, and user interface. We also begin offering a new Business Directory with Review Management product for customers looking to manage their presence in online directories. 

We also integrate the Microsoft Office 365 products into our productivity catalog. These offer more than just email for Network Solutions customers, but also comprehensive access to all of the most popular Microsoft business tools.

2020

In the midst of a global pandemic, Network Solutions worked harder than ever to get our customers' businesses online. We launched all new professional services, including Pro WebsitePro Online StorePro SEO, and Pro Business Directories for our customers who want advanced features for their business with guidance from our trained experts.

It was also in 2020 when we began offering an all new product in partnership with AdultBlock. This gives customers a way to protect their trademarks from being used in domain registrations, which is an important form of brand protection.

2021

This year we have launched our Platinum Domain Management program. This is a dedicated account manager for Network Solutions customers with large domain portfolios.

We've also completely redesigned our Account Manager with updated features and a sleek interface to make managing your products easier than ever.

Case studies from our customers

Opera glasses on top of a wood table

Opera Glasses case study: 

An opera singer chooses Network Solutions to create an artistic website that is as secure as it is lovely.

“My artistic home is open, but at the same time, it’s protected. I’m not preoccupied with worrying about my website now that I’m with Network Solutions.” — Maria-Cristina Necula

Close up view of a wood guitar neck and guitar strings

Guitar Shop case study: 

After a different provider let him down, a guitar seller discovered the website design partnership he needed in Network Solutions. 

“With my old provider, I was always just another customer. Now I’m working with someone who treats people the way I do. Gina took a personal interest in me and my business. It’s not every day that you get to build a rapport with people, and I really value the relationship we have.” — Frenchy Messier

Sales and Statistics

check  There's over 3 million Network Solutions customers worldwide

check  We manage millions of domains

check  We build thousands of websites every year

Awards and Accolades

check  Rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau

check  2019 International Contact Management Instititute Best Large Contact Center

check  Ranked in the Top 15 Trusted Certificate Authorities

check  ICANN Accredited Registrar — since 2001