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The Four Elements of the Hosting Environment

The Four Elements of the Hosting Environment

There are four elements when it comes to hosting, namely: 1. Domain Name Registration; 2. DNS (Domain Name System); 3. Website Hosting; and 4. Email Hosting. These four elements could all be managed by the same entity, or it can be managed by four different entities (which could sometimes prove more beneficial in terms of security, site speed, etc.):

What is a domain?

What is a domain?

A domain name is a sequence of letters and/or numbers separated by one or more periods (e.g. “pathfindmedia.com”). It acts as a pointer to a unique numerical address (IP) on a computer network such as the internet.

PHP 7 for a faster website!

PHP 7 for a faster website!

PHP 7 is the first major update in over a decade and provides an impressive increase in performance — it is twice as fast as the current version, 5.6

.Africa Domains Available

.Africa Domains Available

Does your business cater to Africa? If you provide Africa-specific products or services then consider registering the new .africa domain extension for your website.