What is a domain name?

A domain name is an area on the Internet which identifies your company, organization, a particular product or service.

Domain names were originally established to make computer addresses easier to remember. On the Internet each computer has it's own numeric address similar to post codes. Numeric address [ 67.18.105.92 ] is more difficult to remember than www.abc.com

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