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Domain Names Explained

A domain name can make or break a website. Get it right and everyone will memorize it forever, get it wrong and they will never memorize the name of your site. Hence, you should opt for a domain name that has direct relevance to the content of your website, your own personal name or your company's name. For instance, the website of Japan Raidlayer – a popular ICANN-certified domain registrar and shared hosting company, is This domain is instantly associated with the company's name and with web hosting services in general, making it easy for the company's business partners and customers to find it on the web.

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But keep in mind that your private or business domain names do not mandatorily need to end with .com, where options are restricted. Actually, there is an almost unlimited set of Top-Level Domain extensions to pick from, including .MOBI – for mobile web sites, .TV – for media websites, .NAME and .ME – for personal websites, .CO, .NU and .WS – regarded as .COM analogs, and practically any ccTLD that crosses your mind. A United Kingdom-based site might gain bigger popularity if it uses a .CO.UK TLD. On the other hand, if your business is in Canada or the United States of America, .CA or .US might be a better choice.

A point-and-click Domain Manager for your domain names

Japan Raidlayer grants you access to a point & click Domain Manager tool for managing all your domain name registration settings, including WHOIS details, nameservers, custom DNS records and so on. The Domain Manager tool is incorporated into the company's web hosting Control Panel. With Japan Raidlayer, you have two options – (1) to register or transfer your domains at a modest price with Japan Raidlayer's free Domain Manager plan, or (2) to go with any of Japan Raidlayer's low-cost shared web hosting packages. They feature Japan Raidlayer's free 1-click web applications installer and a variety of cost-free web design skins. You can build your very own website almost immediately, even if you have only basic computer skills.

So, open an account today with Japan Raidlayer – the quickest and cheapest way to get your website online with only a few clicks of the mouse!