Digital Library, Domains, IP Address

What is direct IP-Access – #Digital Literacy

A direct IP-access allows the user to access a website using its root server’s IP-address. For instance,Google.com is securely accesible using its IP-address 216.58.193.78. Think of it this way, remember the product, you purchased in yesterday’s example in What is a Proxy Server? (Which, by the way, you could read/listen to by clicking on the […]

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Digital Library

What is Domain Authority? – #Digital Literacy

Moz (an SEO Company) developed a metric to  predict how well a site can attain organic search results called Domain Authority.   The prediction is logarithm based. And it depends upon the number of backlinks to the root domain of a website and to the internal pages of the website.  Why Domain Authority matters? Domain Authority […]

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Digital Library, Domains

What is an MX-Entry? – #Digital Literacy

In a DNS, MX-Entry stands for a Mail Exchange entry. It is a block of information in the MX section of the DNS Records that allows the brands to seamlessly communicate on behalf of their domain name. For instance, you can contact us at [email protected] and it is only possible due to the MX Entries […]

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Digital Library, Domains

What is a Domain Name System (DNS)?

A Domain Name System (DNS) is a system that allows the computer to translate the domain of a website and connect the user to its ip-address. DNS makes it easier for humans as they only have to remember the domain name. And, it simultaneously teaches the computers to interpret the domain name to understand the […]

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Digital Library, Domains

What is an A-Record? – #Digital Literacy

An A-Record allows the use of hostnames to locate the address of a computer. It’s a type of DNS records where  A stands for the Address. It records the information about the ip-address connecting to a domain.   In the DNS, It records the bridge between the hosting server and the domain. An A-Record is only […]

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Digital Library, Domains, IP Address

#Digital Literacy-What is an IP address?

An IP address is a numerical form of a website or a computer’s location over the Internet. The reason why it’s called an IP address is that it follows a certain set of internet protocols or rules. Meaning, the “IP” in an IP address stands for internet protocol. Think of it this way, you are […]

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Digital Library, Domains, SEO Optimization

How to change domain name without affecting the seo?

Agility and development are two key aspects of building a digital brand. And in certain cases, development might be the reason for an overhaul in the branding.   For instance, your eCommerce brand abcdebooks.coms might evolve from just selling books to selling an entire array of products. And, you might want to change the domain name. […]

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Digital Library, Editor's choice

The caste system in the Domain Name!

We normally condemn the way the caste system has divided the society. But, on the Internet, we’ve quite adapted this terminology to help explain the optimized use of domain name extensions. On the Internet, domain extensions can be classified as the caste of a brand. And, by caste, we tend to imply the nature/niche of […]

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Digital Library

What is a Domain Name?

In this article, we’ve answered all questions related to a domain name including: What is a domain name? Why do you need a Domain Name? How can you purchase a domain name? Can I change my Domain Name after creating a website without effective SEO? What is the best solution for for changing the domain […]

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