On Mon, 1 Jul 2002, Printmaker wrote...
>I cant see any difference between paying an ISp to give you
>an email addy and paying them to host your domain name,
>except that the latter is more expensive. You are still at
>the mercy of your ISP and Telstra no matter what you do.
No, there is a difference. Although you have to pay an ISP to host your
domain name, the name belongs to you, not the ISP. So they can't change
it, and if you have a falling out with them, you can take it with you
and get someone else to host it for you.