Frequently Asked Questions!
What’s a domain name?
Domain Name is the internet address for your website like youbusinessname.com
What Is TLD?
Is the extension after the name like .com .net .org .info .biz
Why Do I Need a domain?
You need a domain to build a website, E-commerce, Emails, or any site that requires users to visit the Domain = your site.
What do I need to register a domain?
You need to be over eighteen years old and have a valid Credit or Debit card to do a payment registration. Physical address email address and Phone number.
Will my information be public record?
Yes, but you may have the option to set your Domain with privacy where your information is not public record. Just be aware that some domains like .US or other country Top domains do not allow privacy or may require physical address on the country or other regulations.
What is ICANN?
ICANN, which stands for Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, is a non-profit organization that was established in the United States in 1998 to help maintain the security of the Internet and improve registrars around the globe to handle the domain registration for exchange of a fee.
Do I own the Domain?
Yes, as long as the registrations and renewal are active.
What Happens if I don’t Renew the Domain?
If you don’t renew the domain before the expiration date the Domain will go into redemption period, you will have the option to rescue the Domain but be aware you will be required to pay a higher fee to recover the domains, usually is five or more times of the value of the Domain every Company handles their fees differently after passing the redemption the Domain may go back to public or auction and any other person or business may have the option to register.
What’s The Price for Domain Registration?
Every Company charges different rates but usually is pretty close to the same market value, and every TLD i.e., .com .net, has different princesses.
Why do I have to Renew a Domain?
Annual renewals are required to keep the Domain active, and under your name, failure to renew a domain may result in a high rescue fee or the risk of losing the Domain.
My website, eCommerce Email, will continue to work if the Domain is expired?
After your Domain falls into the expiration, any Website, eCommerce email, Apps, and configurations related to the Domain will not work?
If my Domain expires, will all my data like emails and websites will be lost?
No, your data still remains in your web hosting account as if the Web hosting service is active, you will have access to your data through the control panel of the web hosting.
If I Decide to Transfer my Domain, what I need to do?
You will need to unlock the Domain and request the EPP Code before placing the order to transfer the Domain to any favorite Hosting and domain Company.
Can I have my Domain in one Company and the website in another?
Yes, you can have your domain Register in TIpihost and Website hosted in somewhere else, or vice versa, only need to configure the DNS MX Records or A record.
Can I forward Domain to another domain?
Yes, you can redirect Domain to another but will only work for Websites, not for Email purposes.
What is Whois?
Is where you can view details of the Domain like Who is the owner Contact information registrar expiration and much more.
What is a premium domain?
Premium domains are Domain with Short words, words popular or from dictionaries like Coffe.com Work.com or short domains with five or fewer letters, price may vary based on demand or Domain broker sale price.
What can I do if I don’t find my Domain available?
If you don’t find your name available in.com consider one of the two steps Change the name by adding or subtracting letters or select different TLD like .NET .US
Are Domain Registration and Renewal the same Price?
Renewal Domains are usually higher than Registration domains.