1. What is a domain name?
Your domain name (your-domain.com) directs
visitors to your home page on the Internet. It can also be used as part of your
e-mail address. For example: firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. What are valid characters for a domain name and how long can it be?
Valid characters include letters, numbers, and
hyphens. A hyphen may not begin or end a domain name. Spaces and special
characters are not permitted in a domain name.
3. What does it mean to "register" a domain name?
The Internet Domain Name System (DNS) consists of a directory, organized hierarchically, of all the domain names and their corresponding computers registered to particular companies and persons using the Internet. When you register a domain name, it will be associated with the computer on the Internet you designate (DNS information) during the period the registration is in effect. You can do this DNS changing simply by your self. Ex;- You need to publish a web site by using 200 MB disk space of Sinhalaya's Web Hosting Services. But, You don't need to register your domain without using VeHoldings.Com. That can do by yourself.
Step 01- Select A Domain Registration Web Site.
Step 02- On Your Registration Process, You need to supply DNS Settings (One or Two Name servers of Web Hosting Provider.). Then you can use Our Name servers as per below.
Then Your web site will be activated within 18 hours after registration of domain & advising to us for ordering a Hosting package.
4. What do .COM .NET and .ORG domain names signify?
Anyone may register the .Com, .Net, and .Org
extensions. They are generic Top Level Domains (TLD's) which are open to public
registration. The best way to brand your on-line identity is to register your
domain name in all three .Com, .Net and .Org.