TAG: registrar

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…

Can I Host a Domain with Hostwinds that is Registered Somewhere Else?

Yes, you can host a domain that you registered somewhere else. You’ll just need to setup nameservers with your registrar. The nameservers you need to change to are included in the email you received with your account information. You can also login to your client area with us and go to Services > My Services…

How do I Register a Domain?

Registering a domain simply requires finding a domain name you want that’s available and registering it. We offer domain registration for numerous TLDs. This will give you ownership of the domain for one year. When it’s almost been a year, you’ll be reminded to renew it if you wish to keep it. If you plan…

Updates at the Registrar vs Updates on the Local DNS Server

Updates at the Registrar vs Updates on the Local DNS Server   There’s no difference whether you make a change at your registrar or update your local DNS server. However, if you’re going to use nameservers to point your site to where it is hosted (Dedicated, Cloud Server, or Shared Hosting), you’ll want to make…