What is a virtual domain?Frequently the term Domain is used instead of Virtual Domain, and a lot of people use the two terms interchangeably. If you want to be picky, then "domain" should only be used when an entire server is dedicated to one IP number and one domain, and "virtual domain" when many domain names share the same IP number.
However, these days very few people are that picky.
Domain names used to be just memorable nicknames for hard to remember IP numbers, but now they are also used to subdivide the server space identified by an IP number.
What flexibility do you have with Domain Names?
That depends where you register. In some countries the domain name MUST be the same name as your registered corporation or the name in your passport. In other countries (like the US) the name must simply be free of goofy puntuation marks and not in use by somebody else and not obviously offensive.
How to select Domain name?
Use common sense. Don't choose a name to be offensive. If you choose a name that could be interpreted as an insult or improper by a large part of society, then chances are that that large part of society will put pressure on Internic to remove your domain name. Sometimes there is a very fine line between humor and hostility, and some special interest groups seem to be able to make a lot more noise than you can. Take special care to avoid offending the following groups:
Avoid ALL special characters like
The extensions on the domains used to be a color coding, but nowadays they
are usually just the next best choice after .com is already taken.
How to register a Domain name?
If you get a web account with us, we will perform the registration for you.
If you just want a domain name registration, without any webspace, we can do that for you for a nominal fee of $10.
What do you get from your domain registry after we register you there?
In a few days when you check the "Who-Is" your domain will show as registered
The better ISP's update a few times a day, some do it weekly. So after
about a week your domain will be known to all name servers and they will
to send visitors to you.
What type of content is allowed on a virtual domain?Almost anything, except:
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