Website building concepts – Web Hosting
Domain Name and Web Hosting Space
This post contains information about registering domain name and getting web hosting space from web hosting sites to host website on the internet.
Domain Name Registration
Once you have chosen a domain name, you need to submit your domain name registration request to a registrar. There are several reputed companies from which you can register a domain name. Some of them are:
The most commonly used domain extension is ‘.com’. If you want to target Indian people, you can get a .in domain extension. If you are looking for cheaper option, you can go with .info extension. Generally a domain name will costs around Rs.100 to Rs.700 per year.
Getting Web hosting
Web hosting is a place where individuals or organizations place their websites. In other words a company that provides space on a server to host the files for your website, through internet other computers can access it. There are different hosting plans like Shared Server Hosting, Dedicated Server Hosting, Cloud Server Hosting.
There are few reputed web hosting sites, from which you can take web hosting space.
http://www.1freehosting.com/ – It is a free web hosting space but not reliable. You can use this in the beginning and change to more reliable one in the future.
There are different plans available in hosting. Go for the shared hosting one, and choose the smallest plan.
Important Things to remember:
1.Choose Linux with cPanel hosting.
2. Once you order web hosting space, it will take up to 2 working days to get your account setup before you begin to use it.
3.Contact their help line if you have any confusion ordering the domain name or hosting.
You can contact Godaddy website customer care regarding buying a domain name and web hosting. They will help you and give you a lot of suggestions. For Godaddy customer care visit link: