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What is a Domain Name?

A domain name provides an easy way of remembering an internet address. This name is unique. A domain name is your piece of internet real estate.


There are lots of different tld´s (domain extensions) that you can register. For example .uk, .co.uk (very popular for UK websites and businesses), .org.uk, .com, .net, org, info, .eu, .me.uk, .biz, .eu, .co, .mobi, .name, .tv, .tel, .me, .es & .de.

There are also many new domain names that you can now register such as: .guru, .holdings, .ventures, .singles, .clothing, .bike, .plumbing, .camera, .lighting, .equipment, .estate, .graphics, .gallery, .photography, .land, .today, .technology, .contractors, .directory, .kitchen, .construction, .diamonds, .enterprises, .tips, .voyage, .careers, .photos, .recipes, .shoes, .sexy, .limo, .domains, .cab, .company, .computer, .systems, .academy, .management, .center, .builders, .email, .solutions, .support & .training.

Still the most popular domain names in the UK are .co.uk & .com domains. In order to register a domain name you need to use a domain search facility. You just need to enter the name that you are interested in registering to see if this is available or is already taken. If the domain name is taken you will not be able to register it. If you notice that the domain name is not being used by the owner you might want to contact them to see if they would be interested in selling it to you.

If the domain name you are interested in is available you can register it online with ourselves.

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A domain name provides an easy way of remembering an Internet address. This name is unique. A domain name is your piece of internet real estate. There are different types of domain names that you can register eg:.com, .net, .org , .biz, .info, .name, .eu, .org.uk or .co.uk. If you are a UK business we would strongly recommend going for a .co.uk domain name.

The domain name that you register will be registered in your name for the number of years purchased. You can manage your domain name via an easy to use control panel. You can setup email and web forwarding. You can update your name servers. We are available 24x7 via phone, chat and email)

We process domain name registrations instantly. UK domains .co.uk/.org.uk and .com/.net/.org/.info/.name/.biz names take approx 24 hours to be fully registered.

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