ASP Web hosting

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ASP web hosting refers to web hosting companies who provide support for ASP (Active Server Page). If you want a dynamic data-driven web site you may wish to embed ASP code into your web site’s HTML Pages. When a user is viewing a web site that is developed using ASP,repparttar pages can change depending onrepparttar 134441 actions ofrepparttar 134442 user. ASP code allows you to link your web pages to a database, where users can interact withrepparttar 134443 webpage by logging in and using their own personal settings or they can interactively place orders on your web site. What is ASP?

ASP stands for Active Server Pages. Active Server Pages are HTML pages with embedded ASP scripts that are processed onrepparttar 134444 server beforerepparttar 134445 page is sent torepparttar 134446 user. ASP allows you to create dynamic database driven pages, a user can access data in a database, and interact with page objects such as Active X or Java components.

How does ASP work? When you type a URL inrepparttar 134447 Address Box or click on a web page you are askingrepparttar 134448 web server to send a file to your computer; ifrepparttar 134449 file is standard HTML, then, when your web browser receivesrepparttar 134450 web page it will look exactlyrepparttar 134451 same as it did onrepparttar 134452 web server. However if an ASP file is sent to your computer fromrepparttar 134453 web server, firstly,repparttar 134454 server will runrepparttar 134455 HTML code; and then, runrepparttar 134456 ASP code. For example:repparttar 134457 ASP code could berepparttar 134458 current date, or time; and other such information.

Why You Need A Domain Name

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Onrepparttar World Wide Web your domain name is your own unique identity. No two parties can ever holdrepparttar 134440 same domain name simultaneously; therefore your Internet identity is totally unique. If you have a business site onrepparttar 134441 Internet your domain name is your own online brand and in a sense you can use your domain name as your online business card. With your own domain name your web site, and e-mail addresses for example will have that professional look, being unique to your business. Many people often missrepparttar 134442 importance of having and then keeping their domain name until they lose it. Once this happens they soon realize that they have lost their whole online identity.

How does a domain name work? To understand why you need a domain name you first need to know how a domain name works.

A domain name is an addressing construct, used for finding and identifying computers onrepparttar 134443 Internet. Computers use Internet Protocol (IP) Addresses, which are a series of numbers used to identify each other onrepparttar 134444 Internet; however, many people find it hard to remember IP Addresses. Because of this, domain names were developed so that easily remembered names and phrases could be used to identify entities inrepparttar 134445 Internet instead of using an IP Address.

For example,repparttar 134446 domain name identifiesrepparttar 134447 company When a user typesrepparttar 134448 domain name in their browser or sends an email to,repparttar 134449 Domain Name System (DNS) will translaterepparttar 134450 domain name into IP numbers. These are then used byrepparttar 134451 Internet to connectrepparttar 134452 user to’s web presence.

What should I use as a domain name? You can use a word or phrase as a domain name. When thinking of a domain name, think of catchy words or phrases that are easy to remember and that will bring more traffic to your site. Try to use a domain name that is relevant to your web site. If your web site is a business site, it is a good idea to userepparttar 134453 companies name asrepparttar 134454 domain name or if your site is a personal site try to think of a domain name that is related torepparttar 134455 topic of your web site.

Also try to keep your domain name as short as possible, around 5 to 20 characters is fine. The shorterrepparttar 134456 domain namerepparttar 134457 easier it will be to remember.

One thing to keep in mind is assumed spelling issues; if you think up a ‘clever’ domain name such as – One Love For You (dating service), people may type in believing this isrepparttar 134458 domain name; or, or etc. This leads to brand problems. In this caserepparttar 134459 “” name would be best. Another unfortunate example: Flo Office Supplies –

How do I acquire a domain name? There are two main ways you can get a domain name. You can either register your domain name yourself or you can get your web host or ISP (Internet Service Provider) to register it for you.

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