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[Infographic] 10 Tips to Find the Perfect Small Business Domain Name

It’s National Small Business Week, and here at Domain.com, we couldn’t be more excited. Did you know that there are around 30.2 MILLION small businesses in the U.S.A. and they account for 66% of net new jobs? Small business owners everywhere, you impress us. Have you been thinking about starting your own business? There’s no

What Is a Generic Top-Level Domain?

If you’ve spent any time on the internet, chances are good that you’ve entered a gTLD, or Generic Top-Level Domain, into the search bar. The vast majority of websites possess one, and they exist to make the internet a more organized place. That said, what exactly is a gTLD, where do they come from, and

What is VPS Hosting?

Want to take your business online? First, you'll need to find somewhere to house your website. To do this, you'll need to find a web hosting plan and there are several options available with each designed to serve a different level of demand. If you are looking for the best VPS hosting plan, keep reading

By | March 21st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

What is WordPress Hosting?

Building your new website on the WordPress platform is one of the easiest and most expeditious ways to launch your new blog or online business. Depending on what type of web-based project you wish to launch, you will have any number of different hosting needs. Here you’ll learn about WordPress web hosting, the various options

By | March 19th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Shared Hosting vs. Dedicated Hosting

When it comes to web hosting services, there are so many options to choose from that you may feel at a loss for where to start. To simplify things, this guide will focus on the two web hosting setups on opposite ends of the spectrum: shared hosting and dedicated hosting. By the end of this

By | March 14th, 2019|Categories: Domain.com|Tags: , , |0 Comments

What is Shared Hosting?

Having a website with no hosting provider is like owning a car with no wheels. A car is useless if you can’t go anywhere. The same is true for a website that isn’t published on the World Wide Web. The most affordable and simple way to get your website public is through shared hosting. What

By | March 12th, 2019|Categories: Domain.com|Tags: , |0 Comments

Why You Can’t Register a Domain Name With a Fake Name or an Alias

You have secrets. That’s alright – we all have secrets. Using an alias for certain websites and chat rooms is generally accepted, but does that mean you can use an alias to register a domain name? The internet is perfect for keeping yourself hidden, but keeping your real name hidden during the registration process, isn’t

By | February 26th, 2019|Categories: Domain.com|Tags: , , |0 Comments

What is ICANN?

You might not have heard the acronym ICANN, but it’s imperative to keeping the Internet running as we know it. In this post, we’re going to talk about everything you need to know about ICANN, and the vital role it plays within the worldwide web. It all starts with the right domain. Get yours today at

By | January 22nd, 2019|Categories: Domain.com|Tags: , |0 Comments

What Is a 301 or 302 Redirect?

Both forms of redirect send site users from one URL, or webpage, to another. There is a simple difference between a 301 and 302 redirect: a 301 redirect indicates that a page has permanently moved to a new location, meanwhile, a 302 redirect says that the page has moved to a new location, but that

By | January 17th, 2019|Categories: Domain.com|Tags: , |0 Comments

What is a Subdomain?

You might think you have a firm grasp on what a subdomain is. After all, the name is rather obvious and a bit of a spoiler alert. But subdomains are filled with plenty of little intricacies that make them a unique member of the Internet ecosystem. And while you might feel confident about what a

By | January 15th, 2019|Categories: Domain.com|Tags: , |0 Comments