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1. I already have a domain name, if I sign up do I have to pay for it again?
2. Can I change / delete my domain name (URL)?
3. Will both Will both "www.mydomain.com" and "mydomain.com" work?
4. Can you host sites with other top level domains besides .com, .org, and .net?
5. What is a domain?

 
All About Domain Names Description
What's a domain name? What's a subdomain? Find out here!

Last updated: Feb 08, 2001.

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Question What is a domain?
A domain (or domain name) is anything that ends in .com, .org, .net, or .anythingelse.
Question Can you host sites with other top level domains besides .com, .org, and .net?
Yes! DreamHost can host ANY domain name at all. We can even register it for you! If you prefer to register your domain on your own with someone else, just provide them with our DNS info when you do... (more)
Question I already have a domain name, if I sign up do I have to pay for it again?
No! If you have already registered a domain, you don't need to register it twice. You only need to transfer the domain to DreamHost, then pay for hosting. DreamHost does not charge you to ... (more)
Question Can I change / delete my domain name (URL)?
You cannot change or delete the name of an existing domain. If you want a different domain name, you must register a new domain. If you register a new domain, you must pay $9.95/year for it. You ... (more)
Question Will both Will both "www.mydomain.com" and "mydomain.com" work?
Both will work automatically with every account we host!