How long does it take to register a domain name?

Not long at all! In fact, we offer instant domain name registration and activation so you can be sure that your new domain name will be ready to use straight away. Better still, we’ve made the registration process as quick and painless as possible. It takes just a couple of minutes to register a domain […]

I already have a domain name. Can I transfer it to Service Horizon?

Of course! As we mentioned earlier, when you register a domain name by yourself, it belongs to you – and not the company that you registered it with. However, your domain name must meet some requirements. If you’d like to find out more about transferring your domain name then Contact us. It’s easy to get started […]

How long does a domain name registration last?

The minimum length that you can register a domain name for is a year, but you can also extend your registration to three years if you’d like to own it for longer. On top of this, we encourage you to renew your domain name. We will notify you when it’s time to renew the domain […]

Once I register a domain name, can I change it later?

Once you register a domain name, you own that domain for the length of time that you specified, although you can potentially sell it or to transfer ownership to someone else. The good news, though, is that if you want to buy a new domain name and to use that one instead, that’s not a […]

How do I choose the best domain name for my website?

This is a tricky one with no concrete answer. The good news is that you can register multiple domain names, and so it’s usually a good idea to do that for every domain name that you think of. That way, no matter what happens, you own it. To get started we will have to check […]

Why do you need a domain name?

There are several reasons for this, the most obvious being that it’s good for branding. Nothing looks more unprofessional than a brand that hosts its website at brandname.wordpress.com or brandname.wix.com. This is because as a general rule, the websites that buy and maintain a domain name tend to be those that are more reputable and more […]

How do domain names work?

When you register a domain name through an approved registrar (like Service Horizon), you effectively secure the rights to use that domain name for a set period of time. When we’ve registered your domain name, the next step is to point it to our server which will host your website. Note that it can also take […]

What is a domain name?

A domain name is a bit like your physical address, it’s how people find you out there on the World Wide Web. That’s why we call the bar at the top of a web browser the address bar – it’s where you enter a domain name to find a website. If a domain name is […]

Domain Names – FAQ

Domain Names – FAQ Frequently Asked Questions from our Clients How long does it take to register a domain name? I already have a domain name. Can I transfer it to Service Horizon? How long does a domain name registration last? Once I register a domain name, can I change it later? How do I […]