ip addresses

Written By: Pawan BangarDomain name Servers Domain name Servers (DNS) are an important but invisible part of the internet, and form one of the largest databases on it. Each machine on an internet is assigned a unique address, called an IP address, which is 32 bit number and is expressed as 4 octets. The method [...]

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Written By: Niall Roche Before we start getting deep into the meat of this article it’s important to explain some standard terminology to make sure the rest of this article makes sense. An IP address is a number which identifies your location on the Internet. A blacklist is a list of IP addresses which your [...]

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Written By: Matthew Coers Your sites domain is the yoursite in www.yoursite.com. Your sites domain name is the human friendly way computers find your site on the Internet. Behind the scenes, there is an Internet Protocol (IP) address that looks like this: 216.239.37.99. The IP address is your websites real address that computers understand and [...]

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Written By: Ted ProdromouWhen you launch a new website you must register a unique domain name with an authorized registrar. When the internet was first starting, all domain names and IP addresses were registered through one organization, Internic. Eventually Network Solutions took over the role as “keeper” of the internet domain names. Today, there are [...]

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