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Friday, January 22, 2010

Lesson 2 Vocab 52 - Web Page vs. Website vs. Domain Name

by Matthew A Perosi
For the absolute newcomer to the internet, the difference between a domain name, a web page and a website might not be clear, so let's explain it.

Your "Domain Name" is your chosen online name. The best option for your first domain name is something that includes your store name.

If your store name is "Nancy's Jewel Shop" then you should try to get the domain name
instead of

Your domain name should be chosen to match exactly how your customers refer to you. If at all possible, stay away from strange permutations like the one just explained.

When you hire a web programmer or designer, they will create an entire website according to your request. The "Website" is everything you have online, includin...

AT: 01/22/2010 03:25:53 PM   0 COMMENTS
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