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Domain Name Forwarding – Get Your Domain Name To Go To Another Site

Domain Name Forwarding – Get Your Domain Name To Go To Another Site

If you wish to do affiliate marketing through using article directories you will find that most of the article directories do not allow your links in the resource box to be affiliate links. However, they do allow the link to go to a domain name that has URL forwarding on it. This means that you click on the domain name and it will redirect you to another URL. There are three ways to do this. URL forwarding … Read entire article »

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Is It Possible To Buy a Domain Name For Life?

Is It Possible To Buy a Domain Name For Life?

Surfing around the other day I came across a site that is called Buy a Domain Name For Life. Now that is an interesting idea as I have lots of domains and have a spreadsheet where I keep track of them all, especially when they are coming up for renewal. Some domains have to be renewed every year and some every two years. There are a couple that I renewed for 10 years. … Read entire article »

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Do You Really Need a Dot Com Domain Name? Maybe Not!

Do You Really Need a Dot Com Domain Name? Maybe Not!

I had always thought that if you wanted a global presence on the internet you needed a .com domain name. However, Buy A Domain Name For Life suggests otherwise and has interesting facts to back up the argument. … Read entire article »

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How to Get Control Of Your Domains if Your Host Will Not Update Your Records

Sometimes when you want to move a domain and your hosting company is also your domain registration provider, they may not update your records for the administrator email and without having access to the administrator email, you will not be able to move your domain. As this happened to me and I found a way around it, I thought it would be good to blog about it as there will be others that may require this information, so here is what to do. … Read entire article »

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Keep Domain Name Registration and Hosting Separate

Keep Domain Name Registration and Hosting Separate

Whenever you get a domain name and have a website there are two parts to it – registering the domain name and hosting the domain name. Registering a domain name is when you decide on a domain name and then you register it. Once you have a domain name registered, you need to host the domain name so that you can have your website. Many hosting companies provide both registration and hosting services, but … Read entire article »

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NameCheap.com – Domain Name Transfer Special September 2010

NameCheap.com is having a special promotion where you can transfer .com domain names to them for $US4.99 per domain instead of the usual $US8.99 per domain. This is a huge saving! When you transfer a domain you also get your domain renewed for another year from the current date. For example, if you have a domain that expires on the 12 December 2010 and you transfer it to NameCheap.com for the $US4.99 special price, once the transfer is completed your domain will expire 12 December 2011. If you do not have a NameCheap.com you can sign up – it is free, quick and easy and  then you can transfer your domains. This offer expires on the 30th September 2010. Don’t Delay – Act Today! … Read entire article »

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Finding Somewhere to Register Domains

Today I went looking for a place to register my domains. While I do currently have a place where I register them, I want to get that separated from my hosting provider, so that I can have total control over my domains. After getting advise on the Whirlpool forums, I choose to test NameCheap.com Wow! was I impressed and here is why! … Read entire article »

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