Web Design Basics

CT Web Design Basics – What is Hosting, anyway?

There are three main components to a website:

ct web domains1. Domain Name: myname.com – Secured with a modest annual fee, this is your permanent, global address on the web.

ct web hosting2. Hosting: Your “spot” on the internet. If you imagine that the internet is a world-wide “party”, your host makes it possible to be there! Annual rental of the disk space necessary to make your site visible as part of the World Wide Web, hosting also enables email accounts at your domain (myname@mydomain.com).

ct web designer3. Design: The look, feel, and content of your website. This is where the fun begins – custom designs bring the unique message of your business to the internet.


Contact us for more information, or for our free consultation. North Forty Road can help you find all of these internet services.