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Modestly Priced Hosting Services for Your Top-Level Domains

There are two items you require so as to host a site. The first one is a domain name that will display your website when you write it in a browser, and the second one is a web hosting account, which is principally the hard disk storage space on a server where the website files will be placed, plus a few more features that are included in it. The domain and the web hosting plan are 2 connected, yet different services, and you need both of them in order to have an operational web page.

What is a Domain?

A domain name is the alpha-numeric combination that you will choose to be the web address for the website: my-best-domain.com, for instance. A domain name can be up to 64 symbols long and it is made of two components – a Top-Level Domain (TLD) and a Second-Level Domain (SLD). In the above illustration, my-best-domain is the second-level domain name, and .com is the TLD. While you can select the second-level domain name of the domain to be anything that is free to register, there is a finite number of Top-Level Domains to choose from. The Top-Level Domains can be generic (gTLDs) or country-code (ccTLDs), and can be registered for a given span of time between 1 and ten years. They may contain more prerequisites in regard to the registrant.

Domain Name Web Hosting Services

As the domain name is just a hostname and nothing more than that, you need a hosting account where you have to host it. In this way, when you write it in a web browser, it will display the web page files that you have in the account, i.e. it will open your web page. You can have a domain name registered with a certain company and obtain the hosting service from another, even though numerous web hosting suppliers provide both solutions and it is more time-saving to manage all services from the same website hosting CP interface. Either way, since the domain name registration and the web hosting plan are different services, you have to point the domain name to the hosting server where it will be added as hosted. To perform that, you have to modify a particular setting, or record, of the domain name - the so-called nameservers. Each provider has at least 2 nameservers - ns1.zbesthosting.com and ns2.zbesthosting.com, for instance. The website hosting CP that you have for your domain gives you the option to alter the name servers and point the domain name to one host or another.

The Demand for Trustworthy Web Hosting Services

The moment the domain is pointed to a specific domain hosting firm and is added to their web hosting servers, you will receive several online services. The most important one is that the website files that you have on the web hosting server will now be exhibited when you type your domain name in a web browser. You will also be able to establish email address accounts like name@my-best-domain.com and avail of webmail or an e-mail client to manage them. Whether you run a personal or a corporate site, being accessible online and being able to create mail accounts with your domain are the two most fundamental things that you receive with a website hosting package. In case you manage a business web portal – it will identify your business before your web page visitors or customers. Therefore you demand a dependable hosting provider that will deliver a dependable and stable website hosting service.

Trustworthy Web Hosting Solutions by 'ZBest Hosting'

Other services that you receive by hosting a domain name with us are: File Transfer Protocol access to upload and download files effortlessly, domain name forwarding, e-mail auto-responders and mailing lists, and the ability to set up and edit specific domain name records from your Hepsia website hosting Control Panel.