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 a Proxy Server? – #Digital Literacy

In the simplest of terms, A proxy server is a gate that separates your computer and the Internet. Meaning, when you type a URL, instead of searching for it on the Internet, Your request will first go through a proxy server and then, to the Internet. It acts as a secure gate between your computer […]

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Digital Library

What is Page Authority? – #Digital Literacy

Moz (an SEO Company) developed a metric to  predict how well a page from a website can attain organic search results called Page Authority.   The prediction is logarithm based. And it depends upon the number of backlinks to a specific page of a website. Why does it Matter? Again, Page Authority isn’t the only direct […]

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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, 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, 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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