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Budget Hosting Services for Your Domain Names

There are two items you need in order to open a site. The first one is a domain name that will display your website when you type it in a browser, and the other one is a web hosting package, which is basically the disk space on a web hosting server where the web page files will be situated, plus a few more services that it is offering. The domain name and the web hosting package are 2 connected, yet different services, and you need both of them so as to have an operational web site.

What is a Domain?

A domain is the alpha-numeric name that you will select to be the address for the website: my-best-domain.com, for example. A domain name can be up to 64 characters long and it is made of two components – a Top-Level Domain (TLD) and a Second-Level Domain (SLD). In the aforementioned example, my-best-domain is the Second-Level Domain, and .com is the Top-Level Domain. While you can pick the second-level domain name of the domain to be anything that is free to register, there is a finite number of Top-Level Domains to select from. The TLDs can be generic (gTLDs) or country-code (ccTLDs), and can be registered for a given interval of time between one and ten years. They may impose additional preconditions with respect to the registrant.

Domain Name Web Hosting Services

As the domain is just a name and nothing more than that, you require a website hosting account where you have to add it. Thus, when you write it in a web browser, it will display the files that you have in the account, in other words it will show your online portal. You can have a domain registered with a certain company and receive the hosting service from another, although lots of web hosts provide both services and it is more convenient to handle everything from a single website hosting Control Panel tool. Either way, since the domain name registration and the hosting account are different services, you have to point the domain name to the server where it will be added as hosted. To do that, you have to alter a given setting, or record, of the domain - the so-called name server records. Each web hosting firm has at least 2 nameservers - ns1.www.nyc-webdesign.com and ns2.www.nyc-webdesign.com, for example. The hosting Control Panel that you use for your domain name gives you the chance to change the name server records and point the domain name to one service provider or another.

The Need of Reliable Web Hosting Services

As soon as the domain name is pointed to a certain domain hosting provider and is added to their web servers, you will obtain a number of web services. The most vital one is that the website files that you keep on the web hosting server will now be shown when you write your domain name in a web browser. You will also be able to set up mailboxes such as name@my-best-domain.com and utilize webmail or a mail client to manage them. Whether you administer a personal or a corporate website, being online and being enabled to use e-mail boxes with your domain are the two most important options that come with a web hosting package. If you manage a business web portal – it will identify your business before your website visitors or clients. This is why you require a stable web hosting provider that will deliver a reliable and steady website hosting service.

Reliable Web Hosting Services by 'NYC-WebDesign.com Best Web Hosting Services'

Extra online services that you obtain by hosting a domain with us include: FTP access to upload and download files effortlessly, domain forwarding, e-mail auto-responders and mailing lists, and the possibility to create and modify specific domain name records from your Hepsia hosting Control Panel.