.au domain names are now available

As of the 24th of March 2022, you can begin registering the new .au domain names using inputhost. These are shorter, simpler versions of the current .com.au or .net.au domain names. If you are the current holder of another .au domain, such as .com.au, .id.au, or other equivalents, you will be able to apply for […]

Add a TXT Record Using cPanel Zone Editor

1. Log in to your cPanel account. For instructions on how to log in to cPanel, please click here. 2. Scroll down to the Domains section, then click Zone Editor. 3. Click Manage for the domain you want to add the TXT record on. 4. Click the blue + ADD RECORD button. 5. A new […]

What Is a Parked Domain?

The number of websites grows every year. There are over a billion websites on the world wide web. But did you know that 83.2% of those are inactive and are called parked domains? Now, we all know that good domain names sell fast. And if the domain name you want to secure is unavailable, there’s […]

How DNS Works

The Domain Name System, or DNS, is an essential part of how the Internet works and is effectively a naming system for any resources connected to the Internet or a private network. A common analogy is that it operates like a phone directory for the Internet, translating human-friendly hostnames (eg. www.inputhost.com.au) into IP addresses. When […]

Don’t Let Your Web Designer Own Your Domain & Accounts!

We are currently working with three people who are suffering because they don’t own their domains; their web designers do. Both are trying to move their websites, but they’ve hit a roadblock because they don’t own their domains. We’ve worked with people in similar situations many times over the years. This problem would be easily […]

Creative Ways to Brand Your Domain with ccTLDs

A domain name is the core of every business website. A well thought out domain name lets you establish a positive branding impact & domain authority. Each country is assigned a two letter country code top level domain (ccTLD). So, websites targeting a Colombian audience can use a .co domain name or a .at for […]

What is cloud email?

Have you ever wanted to switch your email to use Google Workspace or Microsoft 365? These cloud email solutions offer services like document sharing, calendar sharing and a whole suite of collaboration tools that are not offered by standard email hosting. Here are the top three reasons to use cloud email services Convenience: Cloud based […]

Website design packages now available!

We are now offering full website design packages, these can be found in Services > View Available Addons. You will need to have an active hosting service to be able to order these addons. Would you rather save money and make your website yourself? Take a look at the tools we offer to get started.. […]

.au domain names are coming

The .au Domain Administration (auDA) has officially announced the launch of direct .au registration, a new namespace for all Australians on 24 March 2022. This means you will now be able to own a domain name that looks like – domainexample.com.au would be domainexample.au (remove the .com in the .com.au). It is important to note […]