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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 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. Normally the...

What is DNS? Domain Name Servers, or DNS, is the internet's guide to finding and connecting one source with another. DNS is the computer directory that turns human identifiable names (domain names like yourdomain.com) into Internet Protocol (IP) addresses necessary (a series...

Yes, you can host a domain that you registered somewhere else. You'll need to set up 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 log in to your client area with us...

When a domain name is first purchased, or you make changes to the DNS records, it may not be immediately ready for use. The reason for this is propagation. This is a period where ISP nodes across the globe update their cache with new DNS information, which in some cases can...

What is an EPP Code An EPP code transfers a domain and is also known as an authorization code. Your domain registrar generates this code. This code directly ties to your domain. It provides an additional layer of security to prevent unauthorized transferring of your domain...

While domain transfers are not overly complicated, they involve restrictions that can prevent successfully transferring domains between hosts and registrars. The following are typical reasons that could cause a transfer to fail and should be handled before attempting any...

Transferring a Domain Between Accounts in ZPanel Transferring a domain to a different user's account in ZPanel is very simple. To perform the transfer, you'll first need to log in to your ZPanel admin area. Once logged in, select the Transfer Domain option, which should be...

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