Let’s first talk about web hosting. If you want to construct a website or have an email address on the internet with your own domain name, then you need to have web hosting.
Web hosting can be best described as storage for the files (images, texts, code, databases and emails) that make your website live so that other people can use your domain name and see your site. Each storage area sits on a server (a computer that is accessible by the Internet) and has an address (domain name). When that address / domain name is typed into the browser, it tracks down the correct storage unit and let’s us view what is inside. If there is no web hosting, there can be no way for the web browser to find and view the website.
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Long long ago in a far app-fields, there was an app which used to make you a mayor of a place and then it was a wildfire game of people fighting for mayorships. The game ended, Foursquare took it’s rebirth and the friendly game was moved to swarm. But it soon realized how much people … Continue reading Mayorships are back on Swarm 🙂
Many individuals have the habit of collecting attractive domain names but never using them. If so, why not get rid of unused domain names and in the process, make some cash? It is important to understand the whole process of selling domain names. On the outside, the process may look very easy, but unless a … Continue reading Beginner’s Guide to Selling Your Unused Domain Names
I’m usually touting the benefits of domain names in many articles. In this post I’d like to analyze another common domain name type, brandables. A brandable domain is often thought of as a short, made-up word such as Google or Twitter, however this isn’t always the norm. There are different types of brandable domains, even … Continue reading Why I Invest In Brandable Domain Names?
Here’s a video by my favorite youtube channel guys explaining what net neutratlity is and why should we need to step up today to keep the internet the way it should be. You may also want to read what the geeky sounding net neutrality is all about. There’s a simple explanation given by medianama about … Continue reading Save The Internet
I have nothing but respect for WordPress as blogging/CMS software and as an Open Source project. I just don’t have time to keep up so much stuff anymore for my personal blog. Every release means I have to upgrade plugins and core software for security, etc., and I upgrade for my company’s website anyways, but … Continue reading Why Tumblr
As a domain owner you know that your domain name is vital to your online presence. That’s why it’s incredibly important to renew your domain name. Renewing your domain yearly (and with plenty of time to spare) is great for protecting your online investment. However, choosing to renew your domain for five or more years … Continue reading Why renew your domain name!
I am pretty impressed with how Internet is shaping up today and with more and devices becoming communication ready, there is no doubt we need new system of addressing these devices so that they can communicate effortlessly among each other. We had an official World IPv6 launch yesterday and many websites and organizations including Facebook … Continue reading No IPv6 on these domain extensions yet!
To answer why IPv6, simply put we need it because the Internet is running out of room.Today, IPv4 is used to describe the network address to almost all smartphones, PCs, servers, and Internet-enabled refrigerators so that other devices can exchange data. For example, your computer needs to know the IP address of TOI(Times of India) … Continue reading Why IPv6 and does it matter?
If you are a domainer or have been a regular internet user, you might have came across various new domain extensions. For example: something.jobs, yoursite.mobi and more like .biz and the recent ones .co (originally a columbian domain extension) and .xxx! Now to push that boundaries even more, ICANN has now opened the doors for the new applications … Continue reading .Anything is finally a reality.