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Modestly Priced Hosting Plans for Your Top-Level Domains

There are two features you need so as to have a web page. The first one is a domain name that will show your web portal when you write it in a web browser, and the second one is a website hosting package, which is fundamentally the disk storage space on a web server where the site files will be placed, plus a few more services that are included in it. The domain name and the web hosting package are two interconnected, yet separate services, and you require them both in order to have an operational 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 symbols long and it involves two constituents – a top-level domain name (TLD) and a Second-Level Domain (SLD). In the aforementioned instance, my-best-domain is the second-level domain name, and .com is the top-level domain name. While you can select the SLD of the domain name to be anything that has not been registered yet, there is a set number of TLDs to choose from. The Top-Level Domains can be generic (gTLDs) or country-code (ccTLDs), and can be registered for a particular period of time between one and ten yrs. They may include other specifications in regard to the registrant.

Domain Name Web Hosting Solutions

As the domain is just a hostname and nothing more than that, you require a website hosting package where you have to add it. In this way, when you write it in a web browser, it will display the web page files that you host in the account, i.e. it will open your web page. You can have a domain registered with a particular provider and receive the hosting service from another, although numerous web hosting providers offer both solutions and it is more user-friendly to administer all services from one single web hosting CP user interface. Either way, because the domain name registration and the website hosting package are different services, you have to point the domain name to the web hosting server where it will be added as hosted. To perform that, you need to alter a certain setting, or record, of the domain - the so-called nameservers. Each web hosting supplier has at least 2 name servers - ns1.nissihosting.com and ns2.nissihosting.com, for example. The website hosting Control Panel that you use for your domain gives you the possibility to alter the NS records and point the domain to one hosting distributor or another.

The Need of Dependable website hosting Solutions

As soon as the domain name is pointed to a specific domain hosting service provider and is added to their web hosting servers, you will receive various online services. The most crucial one is that the site files that you keep on the hosting server will now be shown when you type your domain name in a browser. You will also be able to create mailboxes such as name@my-best-domain.com and make use of webmail or a mail user agent to administer them. Whether you administer a personal or a business site, being online and being enabled to create mail addresses with your domain are the two most fundamental options that you get with a web hosting plan. If you manage a business web page – it will identify your business before your web site visitors or customers. For that reason you require a dependable web hosting vendor that will deliver a dependable and steady web hosting service.

Reliable Web Hosting Solutions Courtesy of 'Nissi Hosting'

Extra services that you get by hosting a domain name with us are: FTP access to upload and download files effortlessly, domain name forwarding, e-mail auto-responders and electronic mailing lists, and the option to create and configure given domain records from your Hepsia website hosting Control Panel.