File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
This chapter was not included in the book, but is covered as an “Extra” topic here, since it will be easier to provide various resources and video tutorials than only static text. I’ll provide you with free to help you practice, but (eventually) you’ll want to consider paid services when your work goes beyond tutorials and exercises.
There are hundreds of places you can register a domain and all for nearly the same price. The point here is to simply register a domain but not tie it down with a hosting company in case you want to move your website and point the URL (domain name) to another hosting company. Here is a list of a few places to register a domain:
Web Site Hosting
In order to get your website from your computer to a hosting server, you’ll need a File Transfer Protocol (FTP) Application. The following list are some Free options for Linux, Mac, and Windows: