Getting on the web(beginners guide) by munavvar


									Getting on the web
(Beginners Guide)

By: Munavar Ahmed .S

Four steps for getting on the web
• • • • Creating a Website. Registering for a Domain Name. Hosting your website. Promoting your website.

What is a website?
• A website (also spelled web site) is a collection of related web pages, images, videos or other digital assets that are addressed with a common domain name. A web site is hosted on at least one web server, accessible via a network such as the internet

Steps in creating a website
• • • • Designing. Coding. Testing. Deploying.

What is a domain name?
• Domain name is an identifier, which identifies a particular website uniquely.

Need for a Domain Name?
• On the World Wide Web your domain name is your own unique identity. No two parties can ever hold the same domain name simultaneously; therefore your website identity is totally unique.

How do I acquire a domain name?
• There are two ways you can get a domain name. • You can either register your domain name yourself. • You can get your web host to register it for you.

To register yourself
• To register a domain name yourself you will need to choose a Registrar. A Registrar is an ICANN (Internet corporation for names and numbers) accredited domain registration company. •

Hosting your website
• A website is hosted on a web server. • A web server is a computer program that delivers (serves) content. • There are various service provider, who provide webhosting services. • Example:,

Promoting Your website
• Final step is promoting your website. • Different ways of promoting your website is through advertisements and affiliate programs.

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