How to Make a Website?

How to Make a Website?

Do you want to build your own website, but have no idea how to start? Are you overwhelmed by the options?

We got you covered. The best thing is that you don’t need to understand code or hire a web developer in order to create a great website. This article will break down the basics so that you can get started! Firstly, there are three key steps to creating your fabulous, functional website:

  1. Choose your platform
  2. Select a domain name
  3. Customize your theme!

That’s it! It’s that simple. You need to do the first steps to get to the fun bit (Step 3), but they are quick and easy. Read more

Choosing the Perfect Domain Name

How to Choose the Perfect Domain Name

Regardless of the reason you want to have a website, choosing your domain name is one of the most important decisions in the whole process. It’s even more significant if you plan to do offline promotion as well. If you don’t care about branding and building a readership you can choose any domain. But getting people to remember your domain name and actually typing it in their browser’s address bar, you should think twice before jumping on the first name that comes in your mind. Read more

Understanding the Domain Name System

Understanding the Domain Name System

Let’s say you want a domain name — for the purpose of this explanation, we’ll use adomain.com.

Let’s break down what a domain name is first. And to do that, we’ll need to break down and define what a URL is.

URL is an acronym for Uniform Resource Locator, which in layman’s terms, means an internet address. Read more

Protect your Domain Registration

Protect your Domain Registration

We often get frantic support calls like, “HELP! My web site is completely down!!!” We do a little checking and discover that the web site’s fine, but the problem is that the domain name registration has expired, so the registration agency has disabled the nameserver lookup. In some cases, the registration expired so long ago that the registration has been completely deleted (and in one case, re-registered by a porn site.) This underscores the importance of checking your web site frequently even if you haven’t made any changes to it lately. We do not monitor the status of your domain name registration. Read more

How to Reduce Spam?

How to Reduce Spam?

Unfortunately, it appears that the problem of spam is here to stay. As if that thought’s not bad enough, the volume and the offensive nature of this questionable practice seems to be increasing at an exponential rate. We receive a lot of questions about this problem and its solution. The short answer is that there probably is no 100% fool-proof solution, but implementing the suggestions that appear below can help to reduce it. Read more

Protect Yourself Against Viruses and Worms

Protect Yourself Against Viruses and Worms

A new breed of viruses is rapidly spreading across the Internet. Many of these viruses and worms appear as deceptively-innocent e-mails, which accounts for their rapid spread. In addition to the damage they do to individual computers and networks, they also overload mail servers and networks, which can cause delays and other problem with normal e-mail delivery. You can protect yourself (and the rest of the Internet community) by following a few simple rules: Read more