Internet is little more than a network of interconnected
computers. In order to identify each computer on the net
a unique identification number known as an IP Address is
allocated to every computer connected to the net. This address
looks something like this 188.8.131.52.
Because we human beings find it difficult to remember a
string of numbers a system has been developed to make it
easier for us. This system is the Domain Names System. Each
domain name is unique representation which is then associated
with a particular IP address or server.
process of associating a domain name with a server is called
DNS hosting of that domain name and enables people browsing
the internet or sending email to find where the web sites
and email for that domain reside. Your web site and email
are the placed on the hosting server to make them available
to the rest of the world.
Top level domain names are made up of a name plus .com .net
.org etc. Other levels subdivide this to countries such
as .com.au for an Australian Domain Name. If you want your
own domain name your need to register to use it for a period
of time. it this requires using an Authorised Registrar
or Partner and requires following certain rules laid down
by the international or country regulator, for a summary
of these rules click
Media is a Synergy Wholesale Partner. Synergy Wholesale
an AuDA and ICANN accredited registrar. This enables Taylored
Media to register and maintain domain names for you.