is a Domain Name?
- A Domain Name is the internet address (www.yourname.com)
How long does it take
to register my Domain Name?
- Once your
domain name has been registered, it usually takes 24-48 hours
before it becomes active.
Will you register my Domain Name for me?
If you prefer, we will take care of the Domain Name registration for
you with no additional fees. Customer is solely responsible for
the domain name registration fee.
How do I transfer
files to my Web site ?
- Files can be transferred to the Web
server via File Transport Protocol (FTP). If you have a PPP Internet
account and need FTP software, you can download a program from http://www.download.com.
- You have unlimited access via software
such as FTP,
FrontPage and dreamweaver publishing 24-hours a day. This enables you to create and maintain
your website and upload files at your convenience.
(File Transfer Protocol) is a method of moving files across the
daily backups necessary?
- Our server provides daily backups in
the event of unforeseen circumstances (i.e. technical difficulties
or natural disasters). This way you are assured that your latest web
changes will not be lost.
What are Search
engines are directories of internet web sites. Type in the
information or topic your searching for, and the search engine will
deliver an ordered list of those websites. This is the most
convenient way of searching and locating information on the web.
What is CGI?
- CGI is a programming interface used to
add powerful features to web pages (ie guest books, automated
forms, password security, etc.) Our servers use the PERL
programming language as the CGI interface.
is an email autoresponder?
- An email autoresponder allows you to
automatically send out standardized emails when any of your
mailboxes receives a message.
I've decided I want a web site. What's the next
- Spectra Creations will create
your web site and submit it for your approval
You will not be billed until you are satisfied with your web site.
- Upon your acceptance, we will publish
your site to your unique Domain Name.
How long does it take to set up a new account ?
- We will have your account set up
within 24 hours upon receiving payment. At that time, we will email you with all the necessary
information for you to begin uploading files to your website.
Are there any setup fees?
are your server specifications?
- Spectra Creations servers
have at least P4 2.4 GHz processors and 1 GB of RAM.
runs on your servers?
- RedHat Linux version
Apache web server, PHP , MySQL, and Perl.
How do I sign up for a
new account or transfer my site to Spectra Creations?
- Sign up for a Spectra
Creations account through our shopping
We will email you a unique IP address, login and password.
Upload your web site to our server through your IP address.
- If you are transferring your web site to our servers, contact your
registrar and transfer your domain name to our name servers:
- If you are setting up a domain name for the first time, we can handle
the registration for you if you wish. If you decide to register
the name yourself, be sure to use our name servers as listed
is your server connectivity?
- Spectra Creations uses a triple
redundant connections from each of our servers to three major
communications providers. This connectivity makes your web
site fast, reliable and robust.
What is your server