REGISTRAR or WEB HOST

One thing most people find very confusing is the difference between a registrar and a hosting company.
To make it easier to understand, we’ve created this simple illustration.

A Registrar

This is where you purchase your DOMAIN NAME.

A Web Host

This is the home of your WEBSITE.
The difference between a registrar and a host

You purchase your domain name at the REGISTRAR and then point it to your WEB HOST.

Domain Name
Cost: $10-$35 annually

We recommend:
Panther City Web Source

We do not recommend:
Network Solutions
Register.com

Website Hosting
Cost: $6-$100+ monthly

We recommend:
Out of Nowhere (That’s us.)
WPEngine
Dreamhost
Pagely

We do not recommend:
ATT, Yahoo, CBeyond,
or any phone/cable company
GoDaddy or other big shared hosting companies
They slow your site down.