After much anticipation, Google Domains is finally available for public use. The tech giant entered the domain name registrar market back in June 2014, but until now, the service has only been offered to a select group of testers. While still in the beta state, Google Domains is only available for users who are based […]
When consumers first began using the Internet there were only a handful of generic top-level domains (gTLDs) to choose from: .com, .org, .net, .info and a few others (this list does not include restricted TLDs, such as .edu, .gov, and .mil since they can only be used by specific types of organizations or registrants). While […]
When it comes to the World Wide Web, there is no shortage of extensions. Obviously, .com, .net and .org are the most common web domain name extensions. However, there are many others, some of which most people might not even be aware. In fact, several countries even have specific extensions to distinguish them from other […]
Sometimes it’s the saving of three keystrokes and other times, a matter of national pride. The launching of the domain extension, “.uk,” officially available June 10th, joins some other new extension changes, to make for interesting possibilities.
131 years ago, Nietzsche stated: “God is dead.” But God is not dead. God–in any and all forms–is very much alive, especially online. Judging from online Presence alone, God might say, as Mark Twain once did, “Reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.” The next big thing in gTLD’s (generic top level domains) will […]
With the rise of gTLDs (generic Top Level Domains), I thought I would begin an intermittent series of crystal ball readings on what the new .com revolutions of the 2-year to 15-year future may look like. As I wrote a few weeks back, .family is already in the pipeline for 2013. (I hope to purchase […]
According to a recent New York Times piece by Matt Richtel marriages in much of the world rarely last much longer than a decade or so. He suggests that marriage itself probably needs an “overhaul” in the form of limited marriage contracts between 5 and 20 years. A law proposing short-term renewable marriage contracts was recently […]
The number of domain names that are available is, if not technically infinite, effectively so. This is one of the many reasons why few people go through the irritating process of trying to re-register expired domains. Even if you were the person who originally owned the domain and you have a significant amount of branding […]
One of the first thing that any new web master thinks of for their potential web site is its domain name. The domain name is among your companies main forms of branding, and hence, focusing on the domain name is understandable. What we have to remember is that along with it comes the people willing […]
Web hosting has become an integral part of online businesses. Adding to the significant role that a good web hosting provider plays in one’s online success, it becomes very important to be smart and opt for the best possible web hosting option. The two most appealing web-hosting operating systems are Windows and Linux. Although Windows […]
In a world where almost all commodities have a premium segment to cater to the elite class, domain names are not going to be left behind at any cost. This article intends to introduce you to the whole concept of premium domain names and provide you with some interesting facts that drive the idea home.
Web hosting provider, HostColor.com, recently announced the launch of its new hosting plans. The provider services thousands of U.S.-based and Canadian-based customers from their data center based out of South Bend, Indiana, 90 miles from Chicago. The company’s recent advertising campaign highlights the free account migration service to all products and services. Migration Service This […]