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Cut-Rate Hosting Services for Your TLDs

There are two items you demand in order to start a web page. The first one is a domain name that will display your online portal when you type it in a browser, and the second one is a website hosting account, which is principally the data storage space on a web hosting server where the website files will be situated, plus a few more services that are included in it. The domain and the web hosting plan are two related, yet different solutions, and you need them both in order to have a functioning online portal.

What is a Domain Name?

A domain is the alpha-numeric name that you will pick to be the web address for the website: my-best-domain.com, for instance. A domain name can be up to 64 characters long and it is composed of two components – a top-level domain name (TLD) and a Second-Level Domain (SLD). In the above instance, my-best-domain is the second-level domain name, and .com is the TLD. While you can select the Second-Level Domain of the domain to be anything that is free to register, there is a fixed number of Top-Level Domains to choose from. The top-level domain names can be generic (gTLDs) or country-code (ccTLDs), and can be registered for a certain period of time between one and ten yrs. They may include additional preconditions concerning the registrant.

Domain Name Hosting Solutions

As the domain name is just a hostname and nothing more than that, you demand a website hosting plan where you have to include it. In this way, when you write it in a web browser, it will display the web content that you host in the account, i.e. it will show your online portal. You can have a domain registered with a particular provider and receive the hosting service from another, even though a lot of web hosting firms offer both services and it is more convenient to manage all services from the same web hosting Control Panel user interface. Either way, because the domain registration and the website hosting plan are separate services, you have to point the domain to the hosting server where it will be added as hosted. To perform that, you need to alter a particular setting, or record, of the domain - the commonly named name servers. Each hosting corporation has at least two nameservers - ns1.www.az01.eu and ns2.www.az01.eu, for example. The website hosting Control Panel that you have for your domain name gives you the chance to modify the name server records and point the domain to one web hosting vendor or another.

The Demand for Dependable Hosting Services

Once the domain is pointed to a certain domain hosting vendor and is added to their web hosting servers, you will receive a number of online services. The most crucial one is that the site files that you accommodate on the web hosting server will now be shown when you type your domain name in a browser. You will also be able to create electronic mails such as name@my-best-domain.com and utilize webmail or an e-mail client to administer them. Whether you manage a personal or a corporate web page, being online and being permitted to use mailbox accounts with your domain name are the two most pivotal things that you get with a website hosting account. If you host a business online portal – it will identify your business before your web site visitors or clients. That is the reason why you demand a reliable hosting company that will furnish a reliable and steady web hosting service.

Reliable website hosting Solutions by 'Zoutsos Web Hosting and DNS'

Additional services that you get by hosting a domain name with us include: File Transfer Protocol access to upload and download files easily, domain name forwarding, email auto-responders and electronic mailing lists, and the possibility to set up and configure given domain records from your Hepsia hosting CP.