Root Domain

The DNS root zone is the top-level DNS zone in the hierarchical namespace of the Domain Name System (DNS) of the Internet.The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), an agency of the United States Department of Commerce has exercised ultimate authority over the DNS root zone of the Internet since it was transitioned into private hands in 1997. In March 2014, the NTIA announced that it will cede this authority to an organization whose nature has yet to be specified.
Posts about Root Domain
  • Video: Take on the World with these International Domain Strategies

    … show the advantages and disadvantages of each. You’re going to want to make sure that you do your own evaluation on which one is going to be best for you. ccTLD, or Country Code Top-Level Domain, is really the only true geo targeting signal from a domain standpoint that you can get. They also have a higher click-through rate and conversion rate when…

    RKGBlogin Paid Search SEO Google- 12 readers -
  • A Little Known Tactic to Get Free Traffic From Search Engines

    … this helpful video if you’re unsure how to do it. Setting things up Next up we want to strip the links to their root domain, reason being the root domain will always give us the most accurate representation of a website as a whole. Fortunately Scrapebox makes this task extremely easy. Now before you go ahead and get carried away, I have a top tip…

    Jeffbullas's Blogin SEO- 19 readers -
  • On Link Volume for SEO

    … due to what’s lurking deep in their link profiles. When you look at search results that are extremely competitive (“Bingo” in the UK is a good one to watch), you see sites that should be closer to top position. Mecca Bingo, for example, sits at the top of page 2 but has comparable linking root domains to the site in 1st place – foxybingo.com. It’s…

    Richard Baxter/ SEOgadgetin SEO- 26 readers -
  • A Simple DIY Website Audit

    … up the interwebs. Domain Name Redirection The very first thing I always look at is whether or not they have properly setup their domain name. Does the site show up at BOTH www and non-www without redirecting to one or the other? ( Does the site resolve at /site.aspx, /default.aspx or /home/ instead of the bare root domain? I almost always…

    Jeremy Rivera/ AuthorityLabsin SEO Google- 34 readers -
  • How to Optimize Multi-Location Pages for Local SEO

    After 17 years in the search engine marketing world I know one thing to be true: If Google thinks it’s important, we should be paying attention. The Google My Business release in June and “Pigeon” update in July indicate local business listings are a hot topic for the search giant. Most multi-location brands understand the benefits of higher ranking for local pages, but have ...

    Search Engine Journal- 17 readers -
  • How To Create Your Own URL Shortener With YOURLS

    …, if your Web server can host WordPress, then it should be able to host YOURLS without any problems. Step 1: Download YOURLS YOURLS is open source and the latest version can be downloaded at GitHub. Step 2: Copy Files Copy all of the files into the root folder for the domain you’re using. Then create a blank .htaccess file and then change the file…

    Jon Henshaw/ Raven Blogin Social Content Twitter- 26 readers -