Frequently Asked Questions about hosting your web
site at eXpertGenealogy.com
What is hosting?
Web hosting is simply providing a service to
store and deliver the pages of your web site. Some refer to this as web
publishing. This is normally provided by a
company called ISP or Internet Service Provider. eXpertGenealogy.com provides
hosting in partnership with
Why host with eXpertGenealogy.com?
eXpertGenealogy.com bundles our proven web
traffic of genealogy visitors with web hosting. The incremental cost for web
hosting is as little as $10/year. To see the list of services and fees,
How do I
transfer my web site to eXpertGenealogy.com?
publish your web site to your address at yourName.eXpertGenealogy.com (subdomain
hosting) or www.yourName.com (full hosting) or contact
Publishing your site is controlled by username and password.
Can I loose control of my web site?
No. You build your web site pages on a
local computer and then upload or publish your site to a hosting service or ISP
like eXpertGenealogy.com. If you wish to move your web site to another hosting
service, you simply publish your web site to the new hosting service.
Can I loose control of my domain name?
No. When you register a domain name (like
www.yourName.com), you establish a username and password with the domain
registrar (eg. www.name4ever.com). You
specify that your domain name is redirected or forwarded to your site at eXpertGenealogy.com/yourName. If you choose to move your web site to another
hosting service in the future, you simply use your password to change the forwarding address
to whatever you want.
if eXpertGenealogy.com goes out of business?
Approach Limited was incorporated in 1976 and owns and operates
eXpertGenealogy.com. The high web traffic ranking of eXpertGenealogy.com ensures
that it is a valuable asset that will not be terminated. In addition, ongoing revenues exceed ongoing operational costs and
will sustain the operation of the web site for the future.
In fact, the web site hosting is separate from
the operation of eXpertGenealogy.com. Web site hosting is provided by
theHostingService.com. In the unlikely event that Team Approach Limited or
eXpertGenealogy.com were to fail, your web site would continue to be hosted at
theHostingService.com and after your service period expires, you could continue
to renew your hosting service for the future. If you wanted to transfer your web
site to another hosting provider, you can simply transfer your domain name and
then publish your web site elsewhere. Entrenet Communications Inc. is the owner
of theHostingService.com and would be pleased to provide services to you
directly. Information about Team Approach Limited is at
www.teamapproach.ca. Information about
Entrenet Communications Inc. and theHostingService are at
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