What is virtual domain hosting?
Domain hosting is having your site (www.yourname.com) hosted by a server and thus
publishing your site to the internet.
How do I register my domain name and how much will it cost?
To register your domain, you will need to
contact a ICAAN registrar and register your domain with them online.
If you do register your
own domain name, use the following DNS Server information found on
Will Virginia Hosting help register my domain name?
Yes, we will be more than happy to register your
domain for you. One of the advantages to having virginiahost.com
register your domain is that we automatically renew your domain name
ever year. This way, you don't have to worry about loosing your
domain name or your web site stop responding because it has expired
and placed in an "on-hold" status.
What if I already have a domain with another
provider and want to host with Virginia Hosting?
You can transfer your domain to servers. Since there are
multiple providers for obtaining domains, we will contact you with the
specifics on getting your domain updated. There are no fees associated with assisting you in
can my account be setup?
Usually if a domain is registered and submitted before 5pm then it is possible to
have your site working the very next morning. Domain transfers take a bit longer but
usually happen within 2-4 days.
What is domain parking and can I "park" my domain name at
Domain parking is a way of reserving your name without having to build a
web site. The latest estimates predict that over 8,000 names/month are currently
being registered. With that in mind, parking your name guarantees that when you are
ready to build your web site, your name will be ready as well. If you have questions,
please feel free to call us and we will be happy to step you through the process.
May I pick any plan I choose no matter what status I am (personal or
Yes, you may pick any plan you like regardless of your
I do not want to pay with credit card. Do you provide
paper base invoicing?
Yes, we offer email and postal mail invoicing and you can mail us your
payment in the form of a check or money order. We offer 10% discounts for
yearly to ease the burden of writing a check monthly.
Do you deal with international orders?
Yes, international orders are welcome.
How am I billed?
You may choose to be billed monthly, quarterly, or annually.
There are no setup fees and we offer a 30-day money back guarantee.
Invoices are mailed out on the 15th of the month for the following
month. For example, if you place your order on the 4th of the
month, an invoice will get mailed out on the 15th with a due date of
the 1st of the following
month. In effect, you get the remainder of the month for free as
a chance to check out our services.
Do I get a discount for paying a year
Yes, you can save 10% off the
yearly subscription. Multiple domains paid yearly get an
additional 5% discount (15% total). If you have multiple
domains, you might consider taking a look at our reseller
What if I referred someone to your
If you refer an account to our site and they complete
an application, you will get credit of $10 towards your account.
you offer a reseller's program?
We've come up with several free services that benefits
our resellers. These include invoicing you directly
for customer's sites, creating your own DNS Servers, and giving your
company its own
FTP Servers, etc. Click here for