Understanding the DNS Process

What is DNS? DNS stands for Domain Name System (DNS) services. When we access a website, we are using this service to locate the server where the domain's website is located. When browsing the web, we usually type in a domain name like www.google.com into our browser. This is better than trying to remember an IP address linked ...

What are child nameservers?

Child Nameservers are your own named private nameservers. These private or child nameservers can be created through the domain's current registrar. These type of Nameservers are great for pointing your domain to your VPS, or simply looks better on WHOIS lookups. They are also widely used by Hosting Resellers. ns1.exampledomain.com ns2.exampledomain.com ns3.exampledomain.com ns4.exampledomain....

How to Set Up Private Nameservers

Private nameservers are your own DNS nameservers. They use your domain – such as ns1.yourdomainname.com and ns2.yourdomainname.com – instead of the name of your web hosting company. The most common situation where private nameservers are used is by resellers who are trying to establish their own brand. Private nameservers not only look professional, they make the process of ...