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What is Domain Privacy Protection & Do you need it?

One of the first options you’ll see when you register a new domain is domain privacy protection. But what is domain privacy protection and is it worth it? The cost of privacy protections is fairly low (and with some domains comes free), spending additional money when registering your domain is not something you want to do if you don’t need to spend it. So we have put together the following information to help you understand domain privacy and determine if you need it or not.   What is domain privacy protection? Simply put, Domain privacy protection (sometimes referred to as WHOIS protection) is a dd-on to your domain registration in which your name, and contact information is kept private. Everytime someone [...]

What is the difference between a URL & a Domain?

You may find sometimes someone asks you for your website URL (uniform Resource Locator) , and sometimes it's Domain Name . Despite these terms being used interchangeably, they are extremely different.  The major difference is: URL: a string which provides the information location or complete internet address of a website.  Domain Name: is a part of the URL which a more "human-friendly" version of the IP address.     Definition of URL A  URL , is a reference to a web resource that specifies its location on a computer network and a mechanism for retrieving it. A URL is a specific type of Uniform Resource [...]

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