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The rise of the io domain

Country code top level domains (or ccTLDs) are normally used to indicate a presence in a particular nation or territory.…

How to increase website traffic

There’s a common myth that search engine optimisation is only about the written content on a website. However, there is…

What's the difference between .co.uk and .uk?

When the World Wide Web debuted in 1991, its developers had anticipated limited demand for website domains. Alongside the ubiquitous…

Domain name validation, ownership and transferring ownership

Registering a domain name isn’t quite as simple as making a one-off payment to a hosting company and designing a…

4 ways to trace an IP address

The world of internet protocol – or IP – addresses can be confusing to a beginner. Public and private, IPv4…