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 ====== Domain Registration ====== ====== Domain Registration ======
 <WRAP center info> <WRAP center info>
-All domains registered with KnownHost include **FREE** domain WHOIS privacy!  This can be enabled/disabled on demand at [[https://my.knownhost.com]].+All domains registered with KnownHost include **FREE** domain WHOIS privacy!  This can be enabled/disabled on demand at **[[https://my.knownhost.com|]]**.
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 Many people are understandably wary of purchasing domains from their hosting provider but rest assured we will never hold your domain hostage and outbound transfers are in no way delayed by us.  The ability to lock/unlock the domain for transfer and retrieve the transfer (EPP) code is available in our client portal to you at all times. Many people are understandably wary of purchasing domains from their hosting provider but rest assured we will never hold your domain hostage and outbound transfers are in no way delayed by us.  The ability to lock/unlock the domain for transfer and retrieve the transfer (EPP) code is available in our client portal to you at all times.
  
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 ===== Pricing and Availability ===== ===== Pricing and Availability =====
 ^ TLD/Extension  ^ Price/year  |                                                                              | ^ TLD/Extension  ^ Price/year  |                                                                              |
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 | .org           | $16.95      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  | | .org           | $16.95      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  |
 | .biz           | $19.95      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  | | .biz           | $19.95      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  |
-| .info          | $16.95      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  |+| .info          | $17.95      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  |
 | .us            | $11.84      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  | | .us            | $11.84      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  |
 | .blog          | $34.95      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  | | .blog          | $34.95      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  |
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 | .xyz           | $13.95      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  | | .xyz           | $13.95      | [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|Order Now]]  |
  
-**To order a domain [[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|click here]].**+**To order a domain ((https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration))[[https://my.knownhost.com/order/main/index/domain-registration|click here]].**
  
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 ===== Domain Transfers ===== ===== Domain Transfers =====
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-Per ICANN policy a domain cannot be transferred within 60 days of its registration or last transfer.  This applies to domain registrations being transferred to us as well as away from us.  For more information on domain transfer limitations and regulations please reference [[https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/registrars/transfers-en|this ICAAN page]].+Per ICANN policy a domain cannot be transferred within 60 days of its registration or last transfer.  This applies to domain registrations being transferred to us as well as away from us.  For more information on domain transfer limitations and regulations please reference ((https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/registrars/transfers-en))[[https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/registrars/transfers-en|this ICAAN page]].
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 ==== To KnownHost ==== ==== To KnownHost ====
 When transferring a domain registration to us, you'll be asked for what's known as an EPP code on the order form.  You'll need to obtain the EPP code from the old/current registrar's control panel or by contacting their support.  In addition, the domain will need to be unlocked to allow the transfer. When transferring a domain registration to us, you'll be asked for what's known as an EPP code on the order form.  You'll need to obtain the EPP code from the old/current registrar's control panel or by contacting their support.  In addition, the domain will need to be unlocked to allow the transfer.
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 While many registrars will either approve the request automatically or email you an additional link to get them to approve the transfer immediately, some do not and you may have to wait the full five days for the transfer to complete. While many registrars will either approve the request automatically or email you an additional link to get them to approve the transfer immediately, some do not and you may have to wait the full five days for the transfer to complete.
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 ==== Away From KnownHost ==== ==== Away From KnownHost ====
-No action is required by us for you to transfer a domain to another registrar.  You will need to unlock the domain and retrieve the EPP code for it both of which can be done on the "Settings" tab when managing the domain in the [[https://my.knownhost.com|My KnownHost]] panel.+No action is required by us for you to transfer a domain to another registrar.  You will need to unlock the domain and retrieve the EPP code for it both of which can be done on the "Settings" tab when managing the domain in the ((https://my.knownhost.com))**[[https://my.knownhost.com|My KnownHost]]** panel.
  
 We do not delay transfers in any way and approve all transfers nearly instantaneously on our end.  We do not and will not hold your domain hostage. We do not delay transfers in any way and approve all transfers nearly instantaneously on our end.  We do not and will not hold your domain hostage.
  
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 ===== Domain Control Panel ===== ===== Domain Control Panel =====
-Domains can be controlled through the [[https://my.knownhost.com|My KnownHost]] panel.  When logged into the panel click on "manage" next to a respective domain to be presented with the management options for it.+Domains can be controlled through the ((https://my.knownhost.com))**[[https://my.knownhost.com|My KnownHost]]** panel.  When logged into the panel click on "manage" next to a respective domain to be presented with the management options for it.
  
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-Domains with the ''[[https://icann.org/epp#pendingTransfer|pendingTransfer]]'' status cannot be managed until the transfer is complete.+Domains with the ''((https://icann.org/epp#pendingTransfer))[[https://icann.org/epp#pendingTransfer|pendingTransfer]]'' status cannot be managed until the transfer is complete.
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 ==== WHOIS ==== ==== WHOIS ====
 On this page you'll be present with a form to update the Registrant, Administrative, Technical, and Billing WHOIS contact info.  If you have domain privacy enabled on your domain this information will not be public. On this page you'll be present with a form to update the Registrant, Administrative, Technical, and Billing WHOIS contact info.  If you have domain privacy enabled on your domain this information will not be public.
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 ==== Nameservers ==== ==== Nameservers ====
 Nameservers are responsible for serving your domain's DNS.  In the case of a shared hosting account, these will be provided to you.  For reseller accounts you have the option of using the ones provided to you or [[domain-registration:register-name-servers|registering your own private nameservers]].  For VPSs and dedicated servers, you'll need to [[domain-registration:register-name-servers|register nameservers]] before they can be used for your domain. Nameservers are responsible for serving your domain's DNS.  In the case of a shared hosting account, these will be provided to you.  For reseller accounts you have the option of using the ones provided to you or [[domain-registration:register-name-servers|registering your own private nameservers]].  For VPSs and dedicated servers, you'll need to [[domain-registration:register-name-servers|register nameservers]] before they can be used for your domain.
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 If you use an external DNS provider such as Cloudflare this is where you'll enter the nameservers they provide you. If you use an external DNS provider such as Cloudflare this is where you'll enter the nameservers they provide you.
  
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 ==== Register Nameservers (GLUE Records) ==== ==== Register Nameservers (GLUE Records) ====
 Registering your own nameservers will allow other domains to be pointed to your own nameservers, or for the domain you've created the nameservers on to be pointed at its own nameservers. Registering your own nameservers will allow other domains to be pointed to your own nameservers, or for the domain you've created the nameservers on to be pointed at its own nameservers.
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 To register your nameserver you'll need to choose a prefix (example).domain.com and point it to one or more IPs.  In the majority of cases you'll have one IPv4 address, and possibly one IPv6 address.  If in doubt, only use one IP address. To register your nameserver you'll need to choose a prefix (example).domain.com and point it to one or more IPs.  In the majority of cases you'll have one IPv4 address, and possibly one IPv6 address.  If in doubt, only use one IP address.
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 ==== Settings ==== ==== Settings ====
 On the settings page you can do several different things including: On the settings page you can do several different things including:
-  * Check the email verification status for your domain((Required by [[https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/contact-verification-2013-05-03-en|ICANN]]))+  * Check the email verification status for your domain (Required by ((https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/contact-verification-2013-05-03-en))[[https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/contact-verification-2013-05-03-en|ICANN]])
   * Add/remove registrar lock to allow/prevent transfers   * Add/remove registrar lock to allow/prevent transfers
   * Request EPP code for transfers   * Request EPP code for transfers
   * Enable/disable WHOIS privacy((WHOIS privacy is not available for the //.ca// and //.us// TLDs))   * Enable/disable WHOIS privacy((WHOIS privacy is not available for the //.ca// and //.us// TLDs))
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