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What is Domain?

Domain A domain name is the address that users will enter in their web browser (like Internet Explorer or Netscape) to access your web site.It is nothing but registering the name for few years. For

What is Hosting?

Hosting Web hosting is a web space with added support like DNS, email, cpanel. You have to purchase web space to upload files. We will be providing web space with FTP, cpanel, login details. Using

What is a Control Panel?

Control Panel A Control panel in web hosting refers to the interface provided by the hosting company for the maintenance and monitoring of the hosted website. Some of the commonly available modules

How to create a Website?

Creating a website is much easier. Just three basic steps are to be followed to create your own website. 1) Find a Web Host. 2) Register your Domain name. 3) Build your site. Findinding a Web Host A

How can I pay for web hosting?

This depends on which host you decide to go with. Most web hosts will accept credit cards, and some will accept PayPal and/or a Money Order / Check.

What is whois data?

Whois Data: Whois Data is the data about the domain registered & its related details that every registrar has to maintain. This data can be viewed by any one from around the world by querying the registrars

What is a web server?

Web Server A web server is either a special computer or server for reliable hosting of web sites, or the software application that runs on that server. The two main web server applications used by most

What is diskspace?

Disk Space Disk space is the amount of data you can store at your web host. Disk space is usually measured in megabytes. An image is usually under 0.1 megabytes in size. Usually web hosts will give

What is the difference between Linux and Windows?

Difference between Linux and Windows Linux hosting contains php, mysql and control panel is cpanel. Windows hosting supports asp, php, mysql and the control panel is plesk. The major difference lies

How long will my domain name registration take?

Once your domain name registration has been approved, it can take up to 24 hours before it is active.

What is PayPal?

PayPal is owned by eBay. The user have to sign up with PayPal and then enter the necessary banking and credit card information. Once registration is completed, your email address is all you need to

How much webspace do I need?

This depends on the kind of web site you want to develop. Websites differ in size and structure. Simple Websites may take up a little space, where as complex websites take up a lot of space. It is therefore

How much bandwidth do I need?

Bandwidth is the measurement of the amount of data transmitted over an internet connection in a given time. Most web hosts measure bandwidth by the month and set limits accordingly. You have to know

Can I skip from Linux hosting to Windows hosting?

Yes, you can. For changing Linux hosting to Windows hosting, follow the step by step procedure, Note: We could not restore the linux hosting back up files to windows hosting, and vice versa. We have

Which hosting platform should I prefer, Linux/ Windows?

Windows Hosting: Windows is the product of Microsoft, used to most common usages. The most important fact is that Wizards wait to help at any turn, tool bars are click-accessible, and you can have several