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DNS explained in plain English

DNS explained in plain English

If you already own a website, pay for hosting services or have bought a domain you may already be familiar with the term ‘DNS’. But it can all get a bit technical. It includes it’s own jargon that even some web developers aren’t always totally clear about. Simplepage wanted to detail for you how this works in plain English.

CName and A name records – What’s the difference?

CName and A name records – What’s the difference?

What is the difference between A Name and CName domain (DNS) records? When shoudl you use one over the other? Typically you can edit your DNS records thorugh your hosting companies control.panel or dashboard. Today we will cover all the basics you should know.

The importance of domain name alignment

The importance of domain name alignment

With businesses online, it's more difficult to claim the exact domain or twitter handle for your business name. Here we discuss the pros and cons of alignment