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Domain or not?

Computer networks are often just automatically set up without much thought: if it’s a business, it’s set up as a domain, if it’s home, it’s not.

Google Trusts Your Old Domain

If you’ve had that domain name for a long time, congratulations, because that seems to be one of the criteria for getting an advantage over the competition.

Gmail Spam Is Gone

This interesting post by a GMail engineer reminded me: I’m not getting any spam at all in my GMail accounts! …

How to set up a 301 Redirect on IIS, Non-www Domain Name to www Domain Name
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To further elaborate on a article I wrote: 301 Redirects And Domains With And Without WWW, I wanted to discuss the actual implementation of a 301 redirect on IIS.

Google: ICANN See Your Domain Info

The search engine company has received accreditation as a domain registrar from the non-profit ICANN corporation.

How to Setup a Domain with DNS, IP Address and Web Host

This article shows how to setup your domain and explains DNS, Nameservers, IP Address, Forwarding, domain registration and trouble shooting.

XXX Domain Proposal Has Limp Reception

The “virtual red light district,” as the proposed .xxx domain for adult content has been dubbed, hit a snag just one month before final approval. A sudden influx of opposing voices has caused the US government to reexamine the ups and downs of the issue.

5 Strategies to Boost Your Affiliate Sales

Are you promoting affiliate products?

Googles Patent Implies Domain Commitment Important

In its continual efforts to protect searchers from spam, Google’s recently acquired patent may take into account the length of time a website owner has committed to specific domain.

Domain Name Registration – Key Tips

Domain name registration is a necessary, easy, and strategically important first step in establishing an online presence, whether for business or otherwise.

Google Wins Domain Name Case

The National Arbitration Forum has ruled in Google’s favor. Legal representatives of Google were before the forum with concerns over the rights to Internet domain names googkle.com, ghoogle.com, gfoogle.com and gooigle.com.

What is Domain Name Backordering? Watch Out For This One!

Domain names are the hottest net-real-estate on the internet. It’s no wonder services like: “Domain Name Backordering” is available to the public. Can someone really backorder your domain right from underneath you? Guess again…

Choosing the Right Domain Name

So you’ve decided to put a web site up on the Internet. In this article, we will discuss the best way to choose a domain name for your business web site, but many of the same principles apply if you are choosing a name for a hobby or informational site. So, let’s choose a name for your little piece of the Internet.

Blogging Domain Name Brand Mantra
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Darren asks, What’s in A Blog Name?. He’s right, a name is a very important piece of becoming a successful blog. Think brandingit’s all about branding. Certain names and words flow off the tounge and are more memorable than others.

Top Level Domain Searches Revisited

I was reading the latest entry of the Google Blog (Google’s official blog) this morning, and they mention a search technique that, while already covered here, I thought it might be worthwhile going over again. It’s regarding the Site Search (site:) operator, and how it can be used to narrow your search to top level internet domains (.com, .net, .edu, .gov, etc.).

Choosing the Perfect Blog (and Domain) Name
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People often ask me what I’d do differently if I was starting my blogging from scratch – one of the big things would be around choosing better names and domain names for a few of my blogs.

X-X-X-it Stage Left; ICANN Offers Safer Porn Domain

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) plans to open up .xxx domains for pornographic websites in an effort to get them to self-segregate to the appropriate dark corners of Internet.

Domain Name Registration and Privacy

The internet is a wonderful thing, except for a few small details. When you register your first domain name, you get your introduction to one of them. There’s a lot of information they want. Your name, your email address, your physical address, your phone number.

Is Google Having a Tough Time With Their Website Limit?

If you are one to pay attention to what happens within the Google realm, you might find yourself thrown for a loop these days. As Google updates their results, it seems like they are having some issues dealing with so many new websites popping up.

Are You Being Scammed By Your Web Design Company?

This is a growing concern amongst many business owners. Does your web design company own you? This may be possible if you’ve allowed them to host your web site for you and also register your domain name for your company.

Pope Domain Speculation

In a great example of thinking ahead – Rogers Cadenhead registered the domain name BenedictXVI.com a couple of weeks ago.