Last updated on July 12th, 2023 at 07:45 am
A Domain is a unique website name. It is the web address of your website which people type in their browsers to access your website. It is issued by domain registrars like TrueHost Cloud accredited by KENIC to give names and numbers to your domain. A Domain consists of a name and an extension, for example, www.truehost.co.ke.
It is acquired at a registration fee depending on the pricing given by your web Host companies, at TrueHost Cloud you register a Domain with Ksh.499 and renew it yearly at Ksh.1000, a total cost amounting to 1570.
To secure ownership, you renew your Domain yearly failure to which it is made available to public sale for another client who needs it. Localized Domains increase your market credibility in Kenya and online visitors will feel safer and comfortable browsing through your website.
Domains in Kenya have a. co.ke extension. They are needed by individuals who need to blog or post articles and place advertisements online, businesses who want to advertise what they have in store, make sales and purchase online, organizations who need to send emails, post newsletters, and any upcoming trends on opportunities available, learning institutions to offer tutorial sessions in aid of research and reliable PDFs, government offices to post news affecting the government, hospitals to advertise their services, keep records and give their locations, law firms or private institutions to identify them easily to web visitors visiting their sites online.
When you want to have a Domain in Kenya you need to have some prior consideration factors at the back of your mind. Do you have a relevant name for your site? What target do you have? What do you intend to accomplish and at what span of time? Which Domain provider can you entrust your work to? If you need a Domain transfer, how easy can you get the Domain transferred? What is the cost of a Domain?
To increase your Kenyan digital space, you need to register your.co.ke. A Domain name is unique for every website, this secures your business and identifies you as a legal owner. Without a Domain, other people can claim original ownership of the business since you can assign identical names to your businesses.
With a Domain name, you can be able to increase the professionalism of your website since you are free to assign an email address to you Domain and directly tire it to your business.
Why You Should Have Your Own Domain Name
- You are able to advertise your website when sending emails since your Domain name is included in your email address. This promotes your business brand and organization name as well.
- Your website is made mobile since you can move your website to another host without having to lose your web address.
- You increase your identity because you do not have to include your Hostname in your email or web address.
- Having your domain name shows the serious approach in business as a business person, operating an established business in a professional manner. It displays a professional image of you and your company.
You can register the following domains with TrueHost, the.co.ke for Kenyan commercial companies, ac.ke for Kenya academic Institutions, me.ke for personal use, ne.ke for network entities in Kenya, sc.ke for secondary and primary schools, go.ke for Government Kenya entities, and.or.ke for nonprofit making organizations.
Visit us on www.truehost.co.ke for more information.