What you need to know about Domain names

If you are just getting started with your web presence you have figured out that you not only need to find a web hosting company you also need a domain registar to get the name of the site you want.  There are two main options when it you are considering a domain registrar – do you use your web hosting company or do you use a third party?  The pro for going with your web host is simplicity – if you are a novice user this is going to be one less step for you if you just use your web host.  If you are willing to put up with slightly more complexity you can choose a third party domain name provider such as Moniker, Domainsite or Namecheap.  [Read more...]