Essential Website Terms & Definitions

Essential Website Terms & Definitions

If you’ve been working your way through our Starting Your Website articles, you have encountered a number of website terms and definitions.  Here we have compiled that list into a glossary for you to reference when you need a quick refresher.  If you require a more...
What is web hosting?

What is web hosting?

This question may actually come in several different forms like: What is web hosting? What is a web host? What is a web hosting provider? What is a web hosting service? Regardless of the way it is worded, the answer is essentially the same.  Web hosting is a service...
Types of Domain Extensions

Types of Domain Extensions

Generic Extensions – aka Generic Top Level Domains (gTLDs) Generic extensions are considered to be open TLDs and can be registered by anyone without proof of affiliation or location.  Current generic extensions include: .biz .com .info .net .org Restricted...