06 Apr '11, 3pm

Namecheap Raises $20k For Elephants In Response to GoDaddy CEO Killing One on Video: Photo by... th.bp #green #USRC

Namecheap Raises $20k For Elephants In Response to GoDaddy CEO Killing One on Video: Photo by... th.bp #green #USRC

Last week we told you about the GoDaddy CEO who feels it is "rewarding" to shoot elephants in Africa on an annual basis. To make things worse, he made a video of his most recent shoot and posted it online. As a response, several domain name hosting companies offered deals to people who wanted to switch away from GoDaddy in protest, and several also offered a donation to elephant-related charities when people switched. Namecheap is one of those companies, and has raised a substantial amount after an estimated 20,000 users switched away from GoDaddy.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/namecheap-raises-...

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