A domain name acts as an identification string that clearly defines a zone of administrative autonomy, control or authority on the internet. Domain names come to light through the procedures of the DNS and as of 2016 over 300 million have been registered around the world.
A domain name is utilised to provide identity to internet resources like networks and services with a text-based label that is simpler to memorize than the numerical addresses used in the internet protocols. A domain name could represent entire collections of these resources or individual instances. Individual internet host computers use domain names as host […]
Your domain name is the address for your website, and the way that your customers access your online presence. We, as one of the leading web design consultancies in the UK, cannot stress how important it is for you to make sure that the registration of your website is kept up to date and renewed […]
As we have mentioned in previous blogs, your domain is one of the most valuable tools your business has, essentially providing the online “premises” for your company. For this reason, it is crucial that you have a memorable, concise and appropriate domain name, and that you make sure your new and existing customers are made […]
The number of different TLDs (top level domains) to choose from has increased dramatically in the last few years. There are now more than 1,200 to choose from, so businesses can select the perfect one for their web presence. It is exciting to see how much change there has been in such a short space […]
The Super Bowl is one of the biggest TV broadcasts in the world, with this year’s event drawing 111.9 million viewers in the USA alone. Of course, this means advertising slots during the event are extremely sought after, with 30 second spots going for up to $5 million. The way companies choose to use this […]
Nominet, the organisation in charge of the .UK domain registry, has stated that the price of purchasing a a .UK web domain is set to rise next year – their first change in pricing for sixteen years. If you want to buy a .uk, .co.uk, .org.uk or .me.uk domain after the 1st of March 2016, […]
If you operate an online ecommerce business, your website needs to be accessible to potential customers at all times. Online retail is a global market and it is crucial that your products and services are available on a 24/7 basis. It is important to understand the way downtime affects your business and to take every […]
Good quality hosting is crucial to website performance. If you choose a bad host you could find your site going offline often, experience poor load speeds and even encounter security problems. Downtime and slow loading can harm the ranking of the website too, undoing your SEO efforts. Take the time to choose your host wisely […]
When it comes to setting up your online presence, there are several important factors to consider to make sure you get noticed and keep on attracting the right visitors to your site. Two of the most important determining factors are the web hosting provider and the domain name.