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Registering a Domain Name. Part 4. Let's do it!

In the previous article in this series, we used the WHOIS lookup to find out if a domain name was available to be registered. In this article, we'll look at how to register and pay for your chosen domain name.

Tagged under: Domain Names

Last updated: 23 May 2018

Domain Name Legals, Part 1. Who are all the Contacts?

When a domain name is registered, 5 contacts will come into being. This article outlines the legal contacts that can be nominated for every domain name registration. Knowing who can do what, and more importantly - who has the real power will help you to make clever decisions when you register a domain name.

Tagged under: Domain Names Legals

Last updated: 23 May 2018

Domain Name Legals, Part 2. Special Powers Explained

As you saw in the first article in this series, there are a number of important things that the Contacts can do during the lifespan of a domain name. This section will attempt to explain these functions in a non-technical way.

Tagged under: Domain Names Legals

Last updated: 23 May 2018

Domain Name Legals, Part 3. The Peculiar Case of the IE Domain

In the previous article in this series, we took an indepth look at all the contacts that make up a domain name registration. In this article we'll look at the peculiar case of the .ie domain.

Tagged under: Domain Names Legals

Last updated: 23 May 2018