WHAT IS A WEBSITE?
A website (also written as web site) is a
collection of web pages and related content that is identified by a
common domain name and published on at least one web server. Notable
examples are wikipedia.org, google.com, and amazon.com. All publicly
accessible websites collectively constitute the World Wide Web.
HOW DOES WEB HOSTING WORK?
When you create a website you need a place to
store all of these files. That place is your hosting company’s server.
On this server, you’ll store your website’s media, files, databases, and
anything else required to properly render your website. Exactly how much
storage you have will depend on the hosting plan you choose.
WHAT DOES DOMAIN REGISTRATION MEAN?
Domain registration is the process of registering
a domain name, which identifies one or more IP addresses with a name that is
easier to remember and use in URLs to identify particular Web pages. The person
or business that registers domain name is called the domain name registrant.
WHAT TOOLS OR SOFTWARE CAN I USE TO BUILD MY WEBSITE?
Most website builders offer a drag and drop
user interface to build your website. You can take advantage of the
trial accounts to test drive before you make your final decision. Our
sites all come with Wordpress support enabled. Please CLICK
download links to the most popular free builders.
HOW DO I TRANSFER MY WEB PAGES TO YOUR SERVER?
The most convenient way to transfer your website's files to your new web
hosting account is via FTP. once connected to your hosting account, download the files locally to your computer. Then upload
them to your new hosting account's main folder (usually public_html, www
or httpdocs). If this process sounds complicated, do not worry. We offer
unlimited support and can assist with the transfer of your website
files and emails,
WHAT KIND OF WEB HOSTING PLAN DO I NEED?
Lots of factors will determine this answer.
The type of server you choose will impact elements like performance,
security, scalability, and management level of your website. The type of
website you have and the amount of traffic you’re getting will also
impact your decision on choosing a web hosting option. For example, a
small personal blog with 5,000 monthly visitors will have different
hosting needs than a large ecommerce site with 250,000 visits per month.
CAN I HOST MULTIPLE DOMAIN NAMES WITH MY HOSTING ACCOUNT?
Multiple domain hosting is useful for
freelance developers and website designers. Multiple domain hosting accounts are like
limited reseller accounts that provide tools for adding domains and
setting up disk and bandwidth quotas. Our plans do offer multiple domain
support. The critical issue will be the resource limitations that the
I have just
PURCHASED A HOSTING PLAN, NOW WHAT DO I DO?
Great! So you got a hosting plan. The next
thing to do is set up your new website. You can transfer your old
website to your new server, create a new website or contact us and we
will design and build one for you! Not sure which option is best for
you? one of our agents will be happy to offer you
some advice based on your requirements.