Domain Names

How to Get Online

Taking those first steps to get online is much easier than most people think. Learn the importance of getting your business online and how to create an online presence.

Why Get Online

Whether you are a small business, blogger or recreational Internet user, get the facts about how creating a web presence keeps you connected.

Common Concerns about Getting Online

For many people establishing an online identity might seem overwhelming. Perhaps you’re feeling the same. Let’s address some of the main concerns others have had about getting online.

The Ins and Outs of Domain Names

The Ins and Outs of Domain Names

A domain name is key to doing just about anything on the Internet. Learn more about the anatomy of the domain name, how the domain name system (DNS) works and the key stakeholders involved.

Domain Name Resources

When it comes to building an online presence, choosing the right domain name is arguably the most important decision. If you need inspiration, have an idea or already know what you would like, utilize these resources to confirm if you’re on the right track.

Options for Creating an Online Presence

Getting online is easier than you think. There are many options beyond building a website, such as marketing through branded e-mail and social networking platforms. Check out the options available for getting you online.

Website or Social Networks?

Explore the pros and cons of getting your business online – via social media or launch a website- to determine which one is right for you.

How to Choose a Domain Name

Choosing your domain name is one of the most important steps to getting online. Explore some ideas on how to select the best domain name for you.

7 out of 10 .com Name Checks Are Successful

Even after decades of continuing growth, there are still millions upon millions of .com domain names available. Check out the facts…

Resources for Getting Online

Here is some helpful guidance on how to build a successful online presence using a wide range of free and low-cost tools.

3 Tips for Building a Free Website

Free website builders are an easy and economical way to bring your business online. Follow these helpful guidelines on how to build a successful site.

How to Redirect Your Domain Name

Want the credibility and scalability of a domain name without building a website? Forwarding your domain to your social media page or eCommerce site is a great alternative. Read to get easy step-by-step directions.

Tips for Evaluating Registrars

When you have the perfect domain name and are ready to register it, protecting and securing it needs to be a top priority. Consider these points when selecting the best registrar for your needs.

Six Stages of Creating a New Website

Ready to get your business online with a website? Use these six stages of website development as a blueprint to your new site.

Building a Website Checklist

Want to create a website for your business? Use this website checklist to help guide you through the process of building a website.

Q&A with Manish Dalal

Get answers from Manish Dalal, Vice President of Naming Services at Verisign. Hear his thoughts on the domain name industry in India and what trends the industry is seeing in .net.

The Right Website for Your Business

Learn whether a static or dynamic website is right for your business by considering these key steps.

Busting Myths Associated With Online Success

For many people establishing an online identity might seem overwhelming. Perhaps you are feeling the same. Let us address some of the main concerns others have had about getting online.

Key Principles to Remember When Getting Online

The Internet helps your business reach out to a large number of consumers both in your neighborhood and globally. Learn why an online presence is a business must-have.

Building an Effective Website

Once you have your domain name registered and have selected a hosting provider, it is time to build an effective business website. Take these basics into mind when planning your website.