The Name Servers of a domain name show the DNS servers that are responsible for its DNS records. The IP of the site (A record), the mail server that manages the e-mails for a domain (MX records), any text record in free form (TXT record), forwarding (CNAME record) etc are extracted from the DNS servers of the hosting company and for any domain address to be using them and to be forwarded to their hosting platform, it ought to have their name servers, or NS records. If you want to open a site, for instance, and you insert the URL, the Internet browser connects to a DNS server, which keeps the NS records for the domain address and the request is then sent to the DNS servers of the hosting company where the A record of the website is obtained, so you can see the content from the right location. Commonly a domain has 2 name servers that start with NS or DNS as a prefix and the difference between the two is only visual.
NS Records in Website Hosting
Controlling the NS records for any domain address registered in a website hosting account on our state of the art cloud platform will take you just moments. Via the feature-rich Domain Manager tool inside the Hepsia Control Panel, you will be able to change the name servers not only of a single domain name, but even of numerous domains at the same time whenever you need to forward them all to the same hosting provider. Identical steps will also allow you to point newly transferred domain names to our platform for the reason that transfer procedure doesn't change the name servers automatically and the domains will still forward to the old host. If you need to set up private name servers for an Internet domain registered on our end, you'll be able to do that with a few clicks and with no additional charge, so if you have a company website, as an example, it's going to have more credibility if it uses name servers of its own. The newly created private name servers can be used for forwarding any other domain name to the same account as well, besides the one they're created for.
NS Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Our semi-dedicated server accounts are administered via Hepsia - an all-in-one tool with extremely user-friendly interface, that will allow you to control your domains with ease even when you haven't used a web hosting account or a domain name in the past. Changing the NS records for each and every domain address registered through our company, viewing the existing ones and whether they are right or not as to point that domain to our cloud hosting platform is also quite easy and takes as little as several clicks. You are also going to be able to register child name servers under each and every one of your domains as part of the free DNS administration services that we offer you with each and every plan and have and The latter can be used for each and every domain address which you accommodate in the semi-dedicated account, so if you offer services to third-parties and host their websites, using this feature is going to give you a lot more credibility as a business.