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What is a subdomain (srv record)?
As you know do we use subdomains at CheeseHosting. But what is it exactly? Like you read in 'What is a domain?", is a domain name for example cheesehosting.net. Subdomains actually mean 'part of domains', an example of a subdomain is tools.cheesehosting.net. The 'tools' which stands before the domain is the subdomain. You can point a subdomain at everything you want like a Minecraft server, Teamspeak server or a website.
What is a domain name?
You can see domain names everywhere on the internet, every website has one. A few examples of domain names are google.com, cheesehosting.net and minecraft.net. Domain names make it easier to search for a website. Without domain names, every website would have its own IP address, like 184.108.40.206. It would be very difficult to search a website in this way. Domain names are nowadays not only used for websites, but also for Minecraft ser