Choosing Your Domain Name

Technically speaking, the first thing you must do to build a website is to find a unique name for your site and register the name so that no one else can use it. This name is called a ‘Domain Name’. The ‘Domain Name’ is what others will use to find your website. It’s what they will type in their browser address bar when they want to access your website. Parts of a … [Read more...]

Building Dynamic Subdomains

I've worked on several sites lately where my client wanted each of their website members to have their own subdomain. Typically, when you set up a subdomain it takes up to 72 hours for the DNS to propagate and start working. I've been trying to find a way to allow subdomains to start working right away somehow in my code. Through trial and error I figured it out. If … [Read more...]