A Domain Name is the address of a website or called a Domain URL (Uniform Resources Locator). Domain Names have a variety of words, characters whether a combination of letters and numbers that use .com/ .net/ .org and others.
Everyone can purchase a domain name, as long as no one registers the domain name. There are several providers that run domain name registration services this. Among the popular ones are:-
The price of this domain name depends on the extension you purchased. For example for popular domain names (Top Level Domain) such as .com / .net /.org/ .biz are cheaper than domain names that use a country code extension. (.my / .uk / .th /.sg) and so on
This domain name needs to be renewed every year, if you do not renew the domain name, then you may lose the domain name forever.
Padi's previous experience, Padi had bought a domain name in 2008 on a private website, entered the following year the seller of the domain name wraps up early and closes the business. So the rice domain name at that time was stuck and could not be found renew. From 2009 to 2020, Padi could not buy the domain name that Padi first bought. Because if we don't renew the domain name, there are outside companies especially, big wholesale tycoon companies domain names will buy domain names that are not renewed.
If the domain name is not renewed before the expiration date is reached, the domain name enters what is commonly referred to as the Grace Period (Grace Period). The Ihsan period usually lasts between 0 and 30 days and often do not have any additional costs associated with it that allow the domain name to still be renewed at the regular rate. Upon expiration of the courtesy period, the domain will expire and after that it will be deleted. So anyone can register all those domain names. The advantages of buying an expired domain name are huge. Because most expired domains already have their own traffic and visitors. So new buyers do not have to worry about promoting the domain name.
Tips for buying a domain name,
- if possible buy a domain name from a solid company never buy a small or private company. Because if the company goes out of business. You may lose the domain name forever.
- Find a domain name as short or as short as possible. Look for a .com domain name because .com is more popular than other extensions.
- Find a domain name that is easy to remember, and become the mouthpiece of the community. For example TehTarik.com, Tiber.com and others. Find a name that is unique and easy to remember.
- Don't forget to renew your domain name every year.