Domain names are an important business asset, and form part of the business identity as well as having functional roles in website and email addresses. We provide a variety of services around domain names to help our clients select and manage the resources needed for their business.
Tasks we commonly do include:
- Domain name selection
- Domain name configuration
- Domain name management
- Domain name transfers
If you’d like help with your domain name, contact us – we’re here to help.
What is a domain name?
If you want to visit a house, you need the address to know where it is. On the internet, it’s much the same with websites. Domain names act as website addresses.
Domain names are unique – no two can be identical. They can be similar, though, because in addition to the name itself there is the extension on the end (e.g. .com or .com.au) of which there are hundreds of options.
So you could have:
We help our clients with the selection process of their domain name as well as the most appropriate extension for their organisation. Getting this right is important for a variety of reasons, including SEO considerations.
Using Your Domain Name
How domain names are used depends on business needs. Common uses include website addresses, email addresses, and business identities. A word on these:
Domain Names in Website Addresses
Domain names are useful in finding websites online. For example, our domain name is thebluewrasse.com.au. This works as an address to find our website.
Domain Names and Email Addresses
Domain names are also used to set up email addresses. For example, our email address is firstname.lastname@example.org. That makes it easy to remember, and it’s associated with the business by name.
Domain Names and Business Identity
The third common use as part of the business identity. Because of its importance as an asset, ensuring your domain name remains yours is very important. For many businesses, the domain name is the business.
Domain Name Services
Looking for help with your domain name? Contact our team – we’re here to help.