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August 2018

ICANN Domain Name System (DNS) Takeover

By |2018-08-20T12:50:39+00:00August 20th, 2018|Categories: Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

How does the ICANN (DNS) takeover affect websites? On October 1st 2017, the U.S. government plans to relinquish control of the Internet Domain Name System (DNS) and will hand over control to the non-profit organisation, ICANN. Opinion is split, with some proponents believe this a necessary step in preventing (what could become!) potentially chaotic

CName and A Name Records – What’s the Difference?

By |2018-08-20T12:50:28+00:00August 20th, 2018|Categories: Domains, Hosting|Tags: , , , , , , |

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.