Domain Name Servers (DNS) translates domain names to IP addresses, a language that a computer understands. Computers do not directly understand domain names but they do understand numbers. In order for other computers/users to find your domain name, and your website, you must change the Domain Name Servers for your domain name so that they “point” to our network of computers (servers), telling the world where your website is. To change the Domain Name Servers (DNS) for your domain name, … Continued
Domain name forwarding means exactly what it sounds like. You would like to forward or point a domain name to a website or another domain name. IE: You have developed a website under the domain name mortgagefinder.ca. You recently found another great domain name efinance.ca. You would like to make it such that if someone types in the domain name erefinance.ca it “forwards” or takes the client to the mortgagefinder.ca website. We recommend purchasing domain names from the following websites: … Continued
Often, we are asked to provide advice on purchasing domain names. Here are some helpful tips when considering a domain name for your website. Buy the shortest domain name that you can get. They are generally easy to spell. If available, buy a number of domain names related to your business. From the list of purchased domain names, choose a primary domain name for your website and have all other domain names pointing to that domain name. That means … Continued
We recommend two websites for purchasing domain names. For .com names we recommend: http://www.mightydomains.com Cost is $6.95 USD per year. For .ca names we recommend: http://www.domainsatcost.ca Cost is $12.95 CDN plus applicable taxes per year. We have used both registrars extensively and find them to be very competitive, however, you are welcome to purchase your domain name(s) from alternative registrars.
Website Promotion – understanding how page titles, descriptions, and keywords can get you higher search engine rankings. You’ve purchased a great domain name, developed a wonderful looking website with fresh and informative content, yet when you try to find your website through a Google search your website cannot be found. Why? There can be a number of reasons why your website cannot be found but don’t be discouraged; with a little knowledge and implementation of some simple techniques you should … Continued
The following instructions will assist you with setting up your GoMax hosted website template. We show you how to add your company logo, your broker photo and even how to add hyperlinks to graphics and how to add your Social Media and other available placeholders. All website controls are found in your GoMax CRM: Tools > settings > website control panel Company Logo: Go to Tools > settings > website control panel > settings. Upload your company logo. Please adhere … Continued