SEO and investing in domains

For many hardcore webmasters, investing in domains is a part of their every day life. Although they are not considered an actual commodity, there is certainly potential there. We all despise those people that got 95% mortgages, making 100% ROI within the space of a few years. If only we could turn back the clocks,…

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Understanding Domain Names

Domain names play a very important part in the way we use websites. Why? Website addresses are initially formed out of numbers. On their own, these numbers would make very little sense to most of us. So domain names replace the numbers with a language that we can all understand. Overall, domain names are straightforward…

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What Is A Domain Name Extension?

Domain name extensions are an important part of any website address. They can represent either an international location, for example .co.uk, or a type of website: • .com (company) • .org (organisation) • .net (Internet) • .info (information) Domain name extensions are controlled by regulatory bodies. However, the actual registration of domain names is processed…

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What Is A Domain Name?

In this tutorial we’re going to look at the relationship between domain names and website addresses. First of all, what is a domain name? Domain names are made up of 2 parts, the domain name and the domain name extension. To help us understand the role domain names play, let’s take a look at a…

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How To Choose A Domain Name

When choosing a domain name you are effectively selecting your website address. This is the phrase that anyone typing your address into their web browser will have to use. Therefore, it makes sense to choose a domain name that’s memorable and relevant to your site. Of course, if you’re a brand, organisation or a company,…

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How to Register Domain Names

Here’s a step-by-step video showing you How To Register domain names through 123-reg.co.uk To register a domain name you need to first check that it’s availabile eg: mysite.com This search is done through a domain name registrar such as 123-reg. If your chosen name is unavailable you can either: • Register your preferred name using…

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