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Moderately Priced Web Hosting Services for Your Top-Level Domains

There are 2 entities you demand in order to run an online portal. The first one is a domain name that will show your website when you write it in a web browser, and the other one is a web hosting plan, which is inherently the hard disk storage space on a web server where the web page files will be located, plus several more features that come with it. The domain name and the web hosting package are 2 linked, yet different solutions, and you demand both of them so as to have a functioning web site.

What is a Domain Name?

A domain is the alpha-numeric combination that you will choose to be the web address for the online portal: my-best-domain.com, for instance. A domain name can be up to 64 characters long and it consists of 2 pieces – a top-level domain name (TLD) and a second-level domain name (SLD). In the abovementioned instance, my-best-domain is the SLD, and .com is the top-level domain name. While you can pick the Second-Level Domain of the domain name to be anything that has not been registered yet, there is a fixed number of top-level domain names to pick from. The top-level domain names can be generic (gTLDs) or country-code (ccTLDs), and can be registered for a certain span of time between 1 and 10 yrs. They may include other stipulations regarding the registrant.

Domain Name Web Hosting Services

As the domain is just a name and nothing more than that, you demand a web hosting account where you have to accommodate it. In this way, when you type it in a web browser, it will display the files that you host in the account, i.e. it will exhibit your online portal. You can have a domain name registered with a certain registrar and receive the hosting service from another, even though a lot of providers provide both services and it is more user-friendly to manage all services from one website hosting Control Panel tool. Either way, since the domain name registration and the website hosting package are separate services, you have to point the domain to the server where it will be added as hosted. To perform that, you have to alter a particular setting, or record, of the domain - the commonly named NS records. Each web hosting distributor has at least two nameservers - ns1.webweavers1.com and ns2.webweavers1.com, for instance. The web hosting Control Panel that you have for your domain name gives you the chance to alter the name server records and point the domain name to one web hosting provider or another.

The Necessity for Stable Hosting Services

Once the domain name is pointed to a certain domain hosting company and is added to their web servers, you will receive different online services. The most important one is that the website files that you keep on the web hosting server will now be displayed when you type your domain name in a browser. You will also be able to create email mailboxes like name@my-best-domain.com and use webmail or a mail user agent to administer them. Whether you manage a personal or a corporate web page, being available online and being enabled to create emails with your domain name are the two most pivotal things that come with a website hosting package. If you have a business website – it will represent your business before your visitors or customers. That is the reason why you demand a reliable provider that will supply a fast and stable web hosting service.

Stable web hosting Services Courtesy of 'WebWeaver Productions Inc.'

Additional web services that you receive by hosting a domain with us are: FTP access to upload and download files easily, domain forwarding, email auto-responders and mailing lists, and the possibility to create and edit specific domain records from your Hepsia hosting CP.