What is a Domain Name

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A domain name (or domain) is the name of a website. It is the name which appears after "@" in an email address, or after "www." in a web address.

Domain is the identity used by people, business, or organization on the internet.


Several examples of domain names:


The function of a domain is to ease the user who are connected to the internet network to access a website, besides that Domain can make it easier for us to remember a website address without inputting the ip address in accessing the web server.

Other Terms/Names

the name of a website

How to Check a Domain

You can check the identity of a domain through
You just need to input the domain address, then the information related to the domain will appear.

How to Buy a Domain

  1. Choose a reliable domain registrar (e.g. Hostinger, Domainesia, Niagahoster, etc for Indonesia).
  2. Check a domain availability using the checker tool for a domain.
  3. Find a domain name.
  4. Choose the best domain name.
  5. Finish your order and complete the registration of the domain.

Related Terms


SERP is a place where keywords that user inputs are displayed on. SERP contains related information in response to the specific query by a user.


Word Wide Web, or WWW is an information system in which the web resources are identified by Uniform Resource Locators or URL.

Site Speed

Site Speed is a website loading time from when users click the link until they can see and interact with the content inside it.

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