What is a domain?
A domain is your unique identity/address on the worldwide web. Just as you have your home address domain is an address on Internet/world wide web. As to reach somebody’s house you need his address same way to reach to any website you need its domain. Thus domain becomes your address on the web. Domain name also allows you to personalize your e-mails.
What is ICANN?
ICANN (Internet Corporation of Assigned Name & Numbers) is the apex body to control domain names registration worldwide. They appoint their official registrars to register domain names and these registrars become the members of shared registry system and register names for their clients, like Network Solutions Inc & Register.com.
What is TLD?
“.com”, “.net” and “.org” are called as global top level domains and gives you global presence and image. These are some of the different extensions and you can choose one or any three with the name your register.
Why do I require a domain name?
To promote yourself and/or your business on the World Wide Web, you need a domain name of your own. You can promote your business online with the help of your domain name, thus making it possible for the worldwide web audience to reach your site.
How should I register my domain?
It is very simple to register your domains with Suubbis, Somalia’s leading domain registration provider. Just check availability of name through our Domains homepage. If the name you want is available, book it straight away on real time basis. You can also take help of our domain wizard to register a name.
How long does it take to register a domain name?
Suubbis registers domains on real time basis if you pay through your credit card or by Paypal. As soon as we receive your payment your name is registered on real time basis and message of confirmation is sent to you simultaneously. You can register names through credit cards or opt for our other multiple payment options for faster registration of your domain.
If I register a domain name, do I need to renew it before it expires
Yes, you need to do so before expiry or else the name will become available again and any other person will be able to register it.
What can I use my domain name for?
You can use your domain name for anything you wish. You also can resell your domain name for higher price. There are many companies on the World Wide Web who help you get good price for your domain name.
Do you provide WHOIS Privacy?
Yes, we do provide and it is fully free for lifetime.
What is DNS && why it is used?
This is an acronym for Domain Name Server. It is what makes the Internet work. For a guide on how DNS works, and why we need it please refer to http://computer.howstuffworks.com/dns.htm