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Domain Name Registration

We provide a full domain name registration service with all our web design packages as part of our web design services we will register your company domain name. We have supplied companies all over Ireland with domain name registration services.

What is a Domain Name ? A Domain name is your Internet address and is used to find your website on the Internet. www.activewebdesign.ie is the domain name we use for people to find our website. There are many extensions to choose from and may confuse some people. We have outlined below what the domain extensions are used for. As part of the web design process we will organize the registration of your company Domain name. The following extensions you can choose from. .com .ie .net .co.uk .org .biz .info

Extension
Used for
Min Registration Period
.Com
Commercial
1 Year
,net
Networking
1 Year
.Org
Organization
1 Year
.Info
Information
1 Year
.Biz
Business
1 Year
.ie
Ireland
1 Year
.Co.uk
UK
1 Year
Com
This is a top level domain name extension and sells the best out of all the extensions, it is also the most valuable domain extension. You should always where possible register the .com domain name. This domain extension can be registered for upto 10 years.
.Net
This is a very good extension, it is used to say we are on the Internet. And, for most serious companies this domain name extension would also be registered.
.Org
A worldwide organization domain extension that doesn’t carry many restrictions.
.Info
Stands for information. This domain name extension can be very useful, and as a new comer it’s doing well. Reasonably priced and very few restrictions.
.Biz
A newer extension on the Internet. This domain name extension has been warmly welcomed and is doing very well. It doesn’t have many restrictions and it generally refers to a business online. Reasonably priced and can be extended for upto ten years.
.ie
The Irish Domain extension and is used for Irish companies and Irish websites.
.Co.uk
Registration of this domain extension is the most popular in the UK. It has almost NO restrictions and is very competitively priced. All .co.uk domains can only be registered for 2 years