Find Out How Domain Name Servers Work

DNS

Domain Name Servers (DNS) are one of the hidden powerhouses behind the Internet. A DNS converts the various website links that you click on or addresses that you type into a web browser into numeric values that tell your web browser where to go. In this article, we’ll explore how a DNS works.

A DNS is effectively a translation service. Every time you enter a web address, click on a link to a website or interact with the Internet to access a website, you are using DNS. 

The Internet understands how to find a website through numeric web addresses called ‘Internet Protocol’ or ‘IP’ addresses. The main type of IP address system currently used is IPv4. For example, the IP address of Wikimedia, which owns Wikipedia,

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10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your WordPress Blog

Powering some 75 million websites, WordPress is the world’s most popular content management system. It provides an exceptional degree of customisation to the extent that no two websites have to look the same, and it is suitable for everything from blogs and news websites to e-commerce stores and even static websites. However, despite its relatively easy learning curve, you’ll be able to get a lot more out of the platform with the following tips:

 

 

1 – Use the Sitemaps Protocol

 

When the search engines visit your website, they’ll need to be able to navigate it with ease in order to make sense of its structure and content. Search engine optimisation (SEO) refers to making your website more accessible

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