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Domain Name Registration

Countless people who have commissioned a new website come to rue a very simple mistake. It's important enough to justify a line of it's own, some bold text, and exclamation marks; REGISTER YOUR DOMAIN NAME YOURSELF!!! Many businesses allow their web developers to do this for them, and there's nothing wrong with that...until something happens with the developers. They move to New Zealand, they get sent to jail, their business goes under, they fall out with the client over an unpaid bill......these are all real examples I've come across in the last three months alone. Seriously. When this happens you will end up in all sorts of trouble trying to take action to recover the domain name, transfer it and ... Read more