What is a domain name and how does it work? (video)


Uniregistry made a video explaining in brief what domain names are and how they can be bought and used.

In this video, Uniregistry explains the key components of domain names, from the top level to the second level, and the relationship between registries and registrars.

Here is the video from Uniregistry:


About Konstantinos Zournas

Studied Computer Engineering and Computer Science in London, UK and now living in Athens, Greece. Love domains and building websites. Went online in 1995, learned about HTML in 1996 and about domains in 2002. Started publishing the OnlineDomain.com blog in 2012.


  1. “The registry owns and controls the use, pricing, and requirements of every domain using their extension.” (00:32)

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