New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Web Design and Hosting Creating sites, scripting, and hosting discussions.

Basic Domain Question


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
marksheahan

 
marksheahan's Avatar
 
Member Since: Oct 15, 2007
Posts: 21
marksheahan is on a distinguished road

marksheahan is offline
How do you go about purchasing a domain if there are no purchasing options when you go to that particular address?

Also. Is there a way to make a site on iWeb and publish it to a seperate domain?

Thanks
QUOTE Thanks
eric06

 
Member Since: Oct 26, 2006
Posts: 467
eric06 has a spectacular aura about

eric06 is offline
2stickshosting.com is a domain registrar.

All you do is go to the link above and click on domains, then type the domain name you wish to purchase in the box provided.

You pay for domains on a yearly basis.

---
I am not sure about the iWeb question.

MacBook Pro | 2.33 GHz 3 GB Ram 200 GB HD | Best Choice Ever For A Laptop | 8 GB iPod Touch
QUOTE Thanks
xstep

 
xstep's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jun 25, 2005
Location: On the road
Posts: 3,231
xstep is a name known to allxstep is a name known to allxstep is a name known to allxstep is a name known to allxstep is a name known to allxstep is a name known to allxstep is a name known to all
Mac Specs: 2011 MBP, i7, 16GB RAM, MBP 2.16Ghz Core Duo, 2GB ram, Dual 867Mhz MDD, 1.75GB ram, ATI 9800 Pro vid

xstep is offline
godaddy.com or easydns.com can also help you buy a domain name.

Once you have the domain, you need to find someone to host it for you. Once that is paid for, there are some setup things to be done to make sure people get to the right place.

iWeb has the option to save your creation to a local folder. From their you upload it your host via FTP. I consider iWeb a bit ugly in how it does this and the space it uses. Apple prefers you use it with .Mac.
QUOTE Thanks
JeffreyLloyd

 
JeffreyLloyd's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jan 19, 2006
Location: Michigan
Posts: 174
JeffreyLloyd is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: I'm thinking different... iMac, Macbook, iPod Touch, 10.5 - Leopard

JeffreyLloyd is offline
Also try namesecure.com, this is who I use.
QUOTE Thanks
iLewis08

 
Member Since: Oct 22, 2007
Posts: 37
iLewis08 is an unknown at this point

iLewis08 is offline
one and one, does a nice deal on domain names, there is .us i think on special offer at the minute
QUOTE Thanks
litebulb1

 
Member Since: Sep 09, 2007
Posts: 42
litebulb1 is on a distinguished road

litebulb1 is offline
If you were able to view a site with the address you want it means a company/person already owns it and you will have to buy it from them.
QUOTE Thanks
applemacbook

 
Member Since: Sep 17, 2007
Location: California
Posts: 30
applemacbook is on a distinguished road

applemacbook is offline
1and1 is the cheapest, but they have a very bad reputation amongst domain holders.
I would recommend moniker or namecheap
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« Which would you choose? | problems with CSS and Safari »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Basic question Shark Trager Switcher Hangout 3 08-10-2007 06:01 PM
Web Question... I have a site and domain name... no hosting... I dontunderstand... iRock Web Design and Hosting 3 02-10-2006 08:39 AM
Domain server question macEfan Internet, Networking, and Wireless 0 06-11-2005 02:25 PM
Basic iPod question Big Mike iPod Hardware and Accessories 8 04-16-2005 11:49 AM
Basic OSX question StarDrifter OS X - Operating System 17 03-30-2005 10:35 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:05 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?