Web Hosting

How to Register a Domain Name and Set up Hosting in 5 Simple Steps

You’ve got a great idea for a blog, online store or website. Now you just need a home for it. That home consists of two parts: – the domain name (your website address) and – hosting (where your site’s information is stored) Setting up those two parts is easier than it may sound and whether […]

The Low Down on Domain Names

What is a Domain Name? Every computer that connects to the internet is assigned a unique string of numbers called an IP address. But, like phone numbers, passwords and your spouse’s birthday, IP addresses can be difficult to impossible to remember. That’s where a Domain Name comes in. Instead of making humanity memorize random strings […]

Web Hosting Explained

What is a web host? “Web Host”, “Web Hosting” and “Web Servers” are fancy terms for “the place where my website sits.” Think of a web host like this: Your friend invites you to a party at her house. She is your host and her house is the space where you’re partying. When you build […]