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Domain Name Definition


Domain Name The unique name that identifies an Internet site. Domain Names always have 2 or more parts, separated by dots. The part on the left is the most specific, and the part on the right is the most general. A given machine may have more than one Domain Name but a given Domain Name points to only one machine. For example, the domain names:
 copperjacket.com
mail.copperjacket.com
metalshop.copperjacket.com
can all refer to the same machine, but each domain name can refer to no more than one machine.
Usually, all of the machines on a given Network will have the same thing as the right-hand portion of their Domain Names (copperjacket.com in the examples above). It is also possible for a Domain Name to exist but not be connected to an actual machine. This is often done so that a group or business can have an Internet e-mail address without having to establish a real Internet site. In these cases, some real Internet machine must handle the mail on behalf of the listed Domain Name.

Top Three TriCities

Here are the top three tricities with the most providers available.

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Midland, Saginaw, Bay City

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Dover, Somersworth, Rochester

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Grand Island, Kearney, Hastings

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Domain Availbility Checker

Check for the ability to register a domain you are interested in. Type in the domain without the suffix, select the tld and press the button.