What is the best site to go to for domain names?

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  1. Victoria Lynn profile image89
    Victoria Lynnposted 11 years ago

    What is the best site to go to for domain names?

    I read that GoDaddy isn't the best option (can't remember why). What about hostdaddy or bluehost? Doiteasy.com? What others are there and what makes one any better than another?

  2. securityproducts3 profile image38
    securityproducts3posted 11 years ago

    I use GoDaddy and it has been terrific. However, I don't know much about these other options so I don't really have anything to compare it to. I just know that GoDaddy has done an excellent job and their customer support has been phenomenal.

    1. Victoria Lynn profile image89
      Victoria Lynnposted 11 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks for your input! Like I said, i can't remember why or where I heard that about GoDaddy. It's  good to hear that they do a great job. I may go through them. Some of the sites I've looked at charge more, too.

  3. adam-kash profile image60
    adam-kashposted 11 years ago

    I was going to pick godaddy for domain name, and another hosting company for a hosting plan, but it seemed like a hassle.. so I picked the best hosting company I found after a lot of research and reading reviews.. I went for arvixe.com, they will give you a free domain name with your hosting plan..

    please stay away from bluehost, I haven't found a single good thing about them..

    P.S when you read companies' reviews, I assure you - you'll find many bad reviews for each one of them, and that will drive you even more crazy; because you won't know which to choose.. my advise is, go with the one you see with equal good and bad reviews..
    I've looked all over the internet - hopeful to find a company with no bad reviews or at least not many, but that was just mission impossible!

    I was also comparing arvixe.com with another hosting company, as they were the best I found with equal reviews..  hosting24.com.. just to give you more options..

    To answer your question: if you are buying a domain name and a hosting plan separately, I would suggest to go with the cheaper one for domain name, but if you are looking with a plan as well, then I suggest to look at the two above..

    what makes a company better than the other? for the hosting plan, I would say, how fast they solve your problems or your down times..

    for the domain name, I honestly see no difference other than the price.

    hope that helped

  4. SpeedyBoy profile image58
    SpeedyBoyposted 11 years ago

    I think, wordpress is better. You may also use godaddy for your domain name.

  5. marketingmistress profile image60
    marketingmistressposted 11 years ago

    I use GoDaddy for all my domain names then I use another hosting provider.

  6. iefox5 profile image57
    iefox5posted 11 years ago

    I believe GoDaddy is the most used site for domain names.

  7. profile image0
    klanguedocposted 11 years ago

    I recently started a new domain name and I chose GoDaddy, partly because we used it at work and we always had great service and it isn't expensive. Also they offer a lot free technology and other services that make our online life a little easier.

    However I am using Google Sites as the actual site, mainly because it is free and offers all, well at least most of, the same functionality as other site building technologies. I easily configured my site on Google to use my domain at GoDaddy. It only took at 5 minutes to integrate the two together.

  8. Tricia Hein profile image59
    Tricia Heinposted 11 years ago

    GoDaddy is good mostly because its the cheapest, and they allow you to buy similar domains at a discount so you don't get people creating copycat sites. The only problem I've had with them is that since using them, they have sent me a ton of ads.

  9. Josh Bell profile image56
    Josh Bellposted 11 years ago

    godaddy.com for domain names
    hostgator.com for hosting

    I use this combo for all of my websites.

  10. wwinter86 profile image60
    wwinter86posted 11 years ago

    Domain875 .com is good and their a great price.

  11. profile image51
    karan1388posted 11 years ago

    I think there are a number of issues to think about when chosing a domain registrar - and which is cheapest is not necessarily the best as the difference in price across all registrars seems to be minimal.
    I'd say if you want to register a domain at cheap and reliable means I suggest you to go with http://www.thewebpole.com/  here the services all that they provide are best and reliable.

  12. busyguru profile image60
    busyguruposted 11 years ago

    I use GoDaddy. I've been using them for 10 years now. In the beginning I registered with NetworkSolutions.com until I found out what a rip off their prices are.


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