February 2014

How to get a presence on the web – Part 1

2016-02-25T02:54:13+00:00

Domain Name Registration So you want to have a presence on the web, but you don’t know how, what to do next, or what all that techno-babble means? No problem, it really isn’t very complicated. In this three-part series, I’ll walk you through the steps required to launch your website. Generally, there are three steps you need to understand: 1. You need to register a domain name. 2. You need to design and implement the website. 3. You need to get a hosting service. In this issue, I’ll shed some light on the first step: the domain name. A domain name is a unique name and identifier for your website. Some examples of domain names are yahoo.com, microsoft.com and graphicdesignstudio.net :) Before we go into more detail about domain names, it’s important to understand the concept of a Universal Resource Locator (URL). A URL is a unique identifier for every [...]

How to get a presence on the web – Part 1 2016-02-25T02:54:13+00:00