Choosing Which Domain Extension To Purchase?

More and more domain extensions have come on the market, .com and .net aren’t your only options anymore.

There is everything from .photography, .tv and .info to things like .properties and even .ninja available for purchase now. These extensions have their benefits. It’s recommended to use a .com address as your main domain as this is the most common domain extension and most mobile devices even have a .com key on their keyboards.

With all of the domain options out there costing between $12 and $25 a year don’t be afraid to purchase more than one of them and monitor their statistics to see which ones are being used and how users are getting to them. Sometimes using a separate domain name for your company’s email addresses can help to cut down on spam. This online domain search tool can help you search through and fint one or more to get you started.

JUL 14, 2017 - Jon Ricciardi

Getting Started With A Web Hosting Service

There are literally hundreds of web hosting companies - the services that essentially connects your website to the internet. So how to choose the one that's right for your business?

To ensure that your hosting company supports your business needs while avoiding the unnecessary hurdles to your website's success, you first need to understand the most common types of hosting. Then, consider some basic criteria to help choose the best plan for you.

Some hosting providers offer lower rates but you may not get all the options that you want. However there is one hosting site has proven to be very cost compatible has plenty of options including unlimited email addresses and has easy to create / update website apps. Hostgator has emerged as one of the best hosting sites on the internet today, boasting plenty of features for a low monthly price.

AUG 12, 2017 - Jon Ricciardi


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