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From: "Earl Cory" <>
Subject: RE: [RMagic] Re: ROOTSMAGIC-USERS-D Digest V04 #128
Date: Sat, 5 Jun 2004 11:02:01 -0700
To upload a website, you need a place to upload it to. These are called by
various names, but the most common is an Internet Service Provider (ISP).
They very from $0 up to thousands, but most typically, around $15 per month.
(you get what you pay for)
Your ISP will provide you with the information you need for you File
Transfer Protocol (FTP) client, the username, password, and Internet
Protocol (IP) address.
If you want to have your website easily viewable, you will need a domain
name. A domain name, simply, is the name someone type into the address
window of their browser. For example, CoryFamSoc.com is a domain name.
The registration of a Domain Name typically costs $35 per year, with
multi-year discounts. There are a variety of registering companies, some
cheaper, but again, you get what you pay for. I would recommend, either
Network Solutions or Register.com.
When you register or any time after registration, you will be able to enter
a Domain Name Server (DNS) address. The DNS is what tells folks where your
website is located, i.e., it associates/translates the Domain Name into an
You ISP will provide you with their Name Server address when you sign up.
They are typically of the form, ns1.myhostingcompany.com and
Cory Computer Systems
"Time is what stops everything from happening at once!"
Sent: Saturday, 05 June, 2004 8:30 AM
Subject: [RMagic] Re: ROOTSMAGIC-USERS-D Digest V04 #128
I seem to be having trouble getting a website established.
I have been trying to do a ftp upload and cannot do it A friend who tried
to help said I need a url for ftp,a user ID and a password .
would some nice person please enlighten me.
I created the tree ok but I just cannot get it to upload? I am using Roots
magic version two,just installed.
Brian M DAVIS
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