Posts Tagged ‘name server’
What is the difference between a Registrar, Name Server, Host, WordPress, Theme and a Plugin?
What is a Registrar? Your Registrar is the company where your domain name is registered. When someone first “signed up” for this domain name, or “claimed” this domain name, the company where they did this is called the Registrar. Your domain name may be registered at this same Registrar or it may have been moved…Read More
What is a Name Server?
Your Name Server is the company that tells all the computers and phones and devices on the Internet where to find your website or where to send an email so it arrives in your inbox, or other things that have to do where to find things that have to do with your domain name. Your…Read More
What is a Website Host?
Your host is the company you are paying to “host” the files of your website. You pay them on a monthly or yearly basis to keep the files and databases that make up your website on a server somewhere. Their servers need to be up and running in order for your website to be seen.…Read More