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Why DNS Propagation Takes So Long?

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After getting your domain name registered, paying off to your web host to get hosting for your website, and uploading your website on the web server, its time to view the final shape of your website. If you cannot view your website after all this hard work then does it mean it that you are missing something or is it just something with DNS propagation?

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Understanding DNS Propagation

Before understanding the DNS propagation, you should be aware of the working of DNS. A master DNS is created by your web hosting provider in the event when you set your website up with it. This Master DNS is recorded in the Domain Name Server of your web hosting provider. The company which registers your domain name contacts to the DNS server of your web hosting provider. Your domain name registrar does it as the master authority of your domain which you have registered with it.

How Your Website is Being Searched?

When an outsider source searches your website, it first switches to the registration database in order to find out about the DNS authority of your website. After then that it goes to the DNS sever of your web hosting service provider in order to find out the IP address of your website’s domain name. From this IP address, this outsider source locates your website and can view your website.

Caching the DNS Records

The only problem with this searching process is that when your website is searched on internet by an outside source, the search process is catalyzed, as every ISP caches it DNS records to display your website in quick time. Read the full story

7 Tips To Maintain A Healthy Computer

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Most computers tend to become slow with the passage of time. This is mainly due to lack of maintenance. Like any other device that is used extensively, a computer requires regular updates to function fully.

A nicely kept computer works faster, is quite, breaks less, and provides more joy, entertainment and productivity to their users.

Here are seven tips to make your computer the way it way it was, when you first bought it, no matter how long ago that was.

1. Buy Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)

A UPS is basically a battery used to run the computer in case the electricity goes down. Moreover, they are also used to shield the computer from damage due to sudden surges or drops in the electricity supply, like during thunderstorms.

Depending on the brand and power, a UPS can keep computers working for several minutes up to several hours after the incident, preventing data loss or damage to components resulting from sudden failure.

2. Buy High-Quality Power Supply

It is extremely important to have a High-quality power supply to ensure the best health of your computer. Cheap supplies may claim to have great output, but they will handle only a fraction of that and die out ungracefully when you load it.

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