The process of acquiring a domain name, which identifies one or more IP addresses with a name that is easier to remember and use in URLs to identify specific Web pages, is known as domain registration.
Domain name may look like this: yourcompanyname.com
Common domain name extensions are (.com, .org, in etc)
Your website cannot exist without a domain name, it must be registered with a domain registrar.
The person or company that registers a domain name is referred to as the domain name registrant.
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers must approve and monitor domain registrars (ICANN).
There are thousands of domain name registrars, that provides different services and may have some limitations depending on your requirements.
Domain resigtration cost ranges from $10 – $20 per year. Try to find a domain registrar that will let you register your domain while staying within your budget. You may be able to find a low-cost option for registering your domain name, but yearly renewal fees may be prohibitively expensive. It should be noted that while free domain registration is available, it frequently comes with customization restrictions.
Few additional features provided by domain registrars are listed below:
- Domain Privacy: Domain privacy, also known as WHOIS protection, protects your private information like phone, email, address from the public eye. Some of the best domain registrars provide WHOIS Protection for free or at a low cost as part of a package deal, so keep that in mind as well.
- Domain Transfer: You may decide to have your website hosting and domain registration all in one place or move your domain to some other provider. In either case, you’ll want the simplest process possible for transferring your domain name if necessary. Most domain registrars make domain name transfers simple, but some may have a complicated process or charge additional fees.
- Automatic Renewal: You can set up automatic renewal for your domain and keep your payment method sturdy. Domain needs to be renewed every year, you can also register or renew a domain for 10 years.
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