FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is a domain name?
A domain name is a set of letters and numbers which makes up the web address of your website. Our domain name is Hostingpartners.co.za. Our web address is www.hostingpartners.co.za In order to have your own specific website address you need to register your own domain name.
What is domain forwarding/pointing?
Domain forwarding or pointing is the rerouting of a domain name to another web address. You can point any domain name you own to any other domain name of your choice.
Any requests for your domain name will be automatically forwarded to any website address of your choice.
What is domain parking?
Domain parking enables you to register and reserve a domain name for future use. It is a good way to ensure that a domain name you wish to use in the future will not be registered by someone else in the meantime.
Can I keep my domain name if I want to change my web hosting company?
Yes. As long as your domain name is registered in your name – so make sure that your web hosting company does this before you sign up! Simply update your domain name’s name servers to your new web hosting company. If you have a .co.za domain you will need to cancel your web hosting with your current web host to ensure a smooth transfer to your new web hosting company.
How do I register a domain name?
First you need to ensure that the domain name is available.
Second you need to decide on your web hosting company and the package which you wish to have with your domain name. You can just register the domain only by choosing Domain Parking which has no hosting but simply reserves the domain name.
Then simply apply online and your web hosting company will register your domain name for you.
OUR POLICY & TERM OF USE
- Payment option:
Credit and Debit card | Paypal | EFT (Other services only)
- Please note that recurring payments are required to avoid interruption of your hosting and/or marketing service(s).
- You are not bound to any contract and may therefore discontinue your services at any time.
- Your account may be credited with the remaining balance at the sole discretion of Hosting Partners (PTY) Ltd.
- For our full list of Term and Conditions kindly visit our Term and Conditions page