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How Long Does it Take to Process Domain Registrations?

First Domain Registration If this is your first time registering a domain with Hostwinds, it is possible that you may have to wait up to 24 hours after payment has been processed for the domain to become active. We have a handy Domain Registration Tool that can help in pricing and checking the availability of … Read More…

How do I Find out Where my Domain is Currently Registered?

You can find out who your domain is registered with by putting your domain into the search box on this WhoIs search. It will say “Sponsoring Registrar: Name of Registry Here”. If you do not have privacy protection, it will also show you as the owner, the creation date and all other basic information about … Read More…

What is Domain Registration?

Domain registration is the process of registering a domain name for a period of time so you own it and can use it for your site. You simply decide on the name of a domain you’d like, check to see if it’s available through a domain registrar and if so, register it. If you’d like … Read More…