Domain Name Registraton :

Domain registration is the process by which a company or individual can secure a website domain name, such as Once you have completed domain registration the domain becomes yours for the period of the contract, usually one year and you can renew it in multiple of years for a maximum period of 10 years. Before registration expires it must be renewed, or the domain reverts to being available to the general public.

However good your website may be, but a good domain name is a very essential part. There have been instances where People pay premium prize for domain names ,short generic names which have potential to drive more traffic has higher valuation. When you buy a domain name, your details (name, company name, address, etc.) are recorded in the database along with the domain name, the date that you purchased the name and the date you will be due to pay a "renewal fee" for the domain name.

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) manages the international Domain Name Server (DNS) database. ICANN insures that all registered names are unique and map properly to a unique Internet Protocol (IP) address. The IP Address is the numerical address of the website that tells other computers on the Internet where to find the server host and domain. Domain registration is available to the public via a registrar.