Vanilla domain name hosting

Everything you should know about Vanilla domain hosting

What is a domain name?

Casual answer

A domain name is a name for a website; you can also use it for your email address. So if you own the domain name '' then you can have the email address as well as your website located at Cool eh?

Technical answer

A domain name is the text name corresponding to the numeric IP address of a computer on the Internet. A domain name must be unique. Internet users access your website using your domain name. Domain names are used as addresses for Web pages and for sending email


Top level domainsPrices, .com, .net, .org / .biz / .info / / / / .space / .xyz R230
.capetown / .durban / .joburg R230
.africa R456

If you ever leave us :( you can take your domain name with you, so your email address won't ever change.

Why a domain name?

We recommend the use of a domain name for your own benefit. By using your own domain name you can change ISP without changing your email or web site address. This is one of the main reasons why we offer an a la carte menu, so you pay for excellent service. Our service level guarantee extends further than our standard 99.9% for domain names. We guarantee 99.99% for all domain name hosting.

We register, host and manage all domain names on your behalf including registration and annual fees, hosting on redundant infrastructure on three continents, free email forwarding, sponsored web sites, privacy and advice on configurations (eg for host names, web servers, mail exchangers and other domain name functionality)

How do I get a domain name?

Just enter the name of your choice in the field below