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SSL certificates at Host Africa

SSL certificates at Host Africa

The assortment of SSL certificates available may be confusing and could result in purchasing more (or less) than we need. Using a few questions, we can quickly arrive at a correct decision. Is your website for personal or business use? This hinges on what you want your website visitor to see. Is a valid HTTPS […]

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Domain transfers, DNS Propagation and other delaying factors

Domain transfers, DNS Propagation and other delaying factors

So you have finally decided to move on to a new hosting company. The reasons do not matter – the planning does. Not taking the inherent delays into account can leave you frustrated and wishing you had never even started the process. For business, interrupted mail and a website that may or may not work […]

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DNS Zones explained

DNS Zones explained

  The Domain Name System (DNS) is a central part of the Internet, providing a way to match names (a website you’re seeking) to numbers (the address for the website).   The DNS records are defined per zone. A zone file is a collection of resource records with each record entry described in a certain sequence. […]

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Website – A Step by step guide to a get your own

Website – A Step by step guide to a get your own

You decided you need a website. What now?  This short guide will help you understand what is involved and why each step is needed when starting your own website. Steps to follow to enable your website You will need to take the following steps to move from that decision to a presence on the internet […]

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Getting started online with the perfect domain name

Getting started online with the perfect domain name

A lot of thought and consideration goes into any domain name, since it is your company’s identity on the web. Basically, you want a domain name that properly represents your company, and that is easy to find and promote. Here are 5 basic rules to keep in mind: Make it easy to type: choose simple […]

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