What is a Domain name and why you need a Website Hosting Account for your Website

This excerpt is from Godaddy.com. As a beginner you need to understand what a Domain name is and why it is needed for your website. Watch this video so that you clearly understand the difference between what a website is and why you need a Domain name for.

While domains and websites are closely connected, they are two very different things. After registering a domain, you need to do something with it, put it to work for you. Your domain can be used for a website, for an email account, or for both. You can, however, register a domain and choose NOT to use it for a website or an email account, BUT you can’t have a website or an email account without a domain.

When used for a website, your domain name is what people type into their browser to find your site – this is why they are sometimes referred to as web addresses. So godaddy.com is the domain used for GoDaddy’s website. Registering a domain, however, doesn’t automatically create a website – it only means that you’ve registered the domain.

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How to setup a WordPress website easily

Make your first website using WordPress : A DIY Steps for Beginners
In this post, i will show you how you can make your own website yourself without spending any money.

This DIY blog post is made for beginners with no prior experience in website development or programming experience. However, it would be beneficial if you know the basics of what a website is, what a domain name is and what’s a webhost. I have covered these basic concepts in my other post Click here to understand what a Domain name is, if you have 5 minutes please go through it once and come back here again.
This post is mainly directed towards beginners without much or any technical background. I’ll try my best to avoid using complex technical terms. Please feel free to comment if you don’t understand any of the terms used in this post.Enough said, let’s start.

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