Domain name registration is the process of reserving a name on the Internet for a certain period, usually one year. It is important to know that this domain will remain yours for as long as you renew it and there is no way to purchase a domain name forever.
Domain name registration is necessary for a website, an email or another web service. This is what points to your website files for access online. For example thegreat3.com is a domain name
The price for a domain name registration varies greatly on its extension. For example, the most common .com is the most affordable one, while some country-specific domain name extensions are 5 times more expensive.
what to do when you need one
Domain names in mostly are derived from company names for example company opq is likely to register a name like ww.opq.com. So after selecting your desired name. You can check for its availability and if available you can order for registration. Registration is always instant. Its activated within 2 to 5 minutes.
In simple terms hosting is the process of renting or buying space to accommodate a website on the World Wide Web. This allows you publish your website on the internet where by the domain name is the address. for example www.opq.com.
Once you have purchased hosting and registered your domain name, you can start building your website or upload your website files if already developed from your localhost.