Introducing the new .africa domain name system

.africa is the proposed domain name system for the African continent. It would serve as the regional Top-Level Domain for Africa, just as .eu is to Europe and .asia is to Asia. Main Purpose of .africa A .africa domain name would be the perfect way to target the African continent for a website that has a pan-African audience or market. … Read More

Understanding the new .co.za domain name system

.za is the domain name system for South Africa. It is split into different categories, with each intended for different uses. .co.za – intended for commercial enterprises and general use, this is by far the most popular of all .za domains and is registered by individuals, businesses, organisations and government institutions alike. It is virtually the de facto .za domain … Read More

Web4Africa Ltd. acquires Alireta.com hosting service

Web4Africa

Web4Africa Ltd., the leading web hosting company in West Africa, has acquired the web hosting & domain names services of Alireta Nigeria Limited with effect from 1st May 2011. Founded in March 2003 under the name DomainStandard.net, Alireta broke new grounds by offering domain registration and web hosting services to residents of Nigeria at prices much lower than what was … Read More

.ng domain name registration from only N1,730 ($10.83)

.ng domain name

From now till 31st December 2010, Web4Africa a leading .ng domain name registrar, would be offering .ng domain name registrations for as low as N1,730/year or $10.83/year. The following pricing structure applies: .com.ng, .org.ng –  N2,000 or $12.50 .name.ng, .mobi.ng – N1,730 or $10.83 .edu.ng, .sch.ng, .net.ng, .mil.ng – N9,300 or $58.34 .gov.ng – N19,700 or $123.34 To enjoy the … Read More

Why you should renew your domain name early

Irrespective of where you registered your domain name, it helps to renew your domain name on time. Not doing so can cause a lot of problems. At Web4Africa, we have dealt with a lot of difficult situations, where clients have not renewed their domains early enough. We do send out 5 notices via e-mail, before a domain eventually expires but … Read More