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Inexpensive Hosting Services for Your Domain Names

There are two items you demand in order to have an online portal. The first one is a domain name that will exhibit your website when you write it in a web browser, and the second one is a website hosting plan, which is principally the data storage space on a web hosting server where the site files will be located, plus several more services that come with it. The domain name and the web hosting plan are two interconnected, yet separate solutions, and you need both of them to have a running site.

What is a Domain?

A domain is the alpha-numeric name that you will pick to be the web address for the web portal: my-best-domain.com, for instance. A domain name can be up to sixty four symbols long and it is composed of 2 entities – a Top-Level Domain (TLD) and a second-level domain name (SLD). In the above illustration, my-best-domain is the Second-Level Domain, and .com is the Top-Level Domain. While you can choose the Second-Level Domain of the domain to be anything that has not been registered yet, there is a set number of top-level domain names to select from. The TLDs can be generic (gTLDs) or country-code (ccTLDs), and can be registered for a fixed period of time between one and 10 yrs. They may entail other specifications with regard to the registrant.

Domain Name Web Hosting Services

As the domain name is just a hostname and nothing more than that, you demand a website hosting package where you have to host it. In such a way, when you type it in a browser, it will display the content that you host in the account, i.e. it will display your web site. You can have a domain registered with one registrar and obtain the hosting service from another, although lots of web hosting service providers offer both services and it is more user-friendly to administer all services from one and the same web hosting Control Panel interface. Either way, since the domain name registration and the website hosting plan are separate services, you have to point the domain name to the server where it will be added as hosted. To accomplish that, you need to modify a certain setting, or record, of the domain - the commonly named nameservers. Each hosting service provider has at least two name servers - ns1.wndsolutions.com and ns2.wndsolutions.com, for instance. The Control Panel that you have for your domain name offers you the chance to modify the name server records and point the domain name to one hosting supplier or another.

The Demand for Dependable Website Hosting Services

Once the domain is pointed to a concrete domain hosting distributor and is added to their web servers, you will receive a number of web services. The most crucial one is that the website files that you host on the web hosting server will now be exhibited when you type your domain in a web browser. You will also be able to create email box accounts such as name@my-best-domain.com and utilize webmail or an e-mail client to tackle them. Whether you have a personal or a corporate web site, being available online and being enabled to set up mail accounts with your domain name are the two most cardinal things that you get with a web hosting account. In case you have a corporate online portal – it will represent your business before your web site visitors or customers. This is the reason why you require a stable hosting firm that will deliver a dependable and stable website hosting solution.

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Other services that you obtain by hosting a domain with us include: FTP access to upload and download files easily, domain forwarding, email auto-responders and electronic mailing lists, and the possibility to create and configure certain domain name records from your Hepsia hosting Control Panel.