What is a HOST

HOST usually refers to the company on whose SERVER your website content resides.

  • Hosting fees vary depending upon the speed and functionality provided
  • Thousands of companies provide hosting services.
  • Professional hosting of your DOMAIN should not be confused with the free consumer-oriented hosting offered by many ISP's.
Most RDN clients are hosted by one of the top 10 hosting companies* in the US.

Also see Where should I host my website?

* Hosting Review, January '09 .