Domain names can be friendly names such as Amazon.com that direct a shopper to a website. Domain names are registered with services such as Network Solutions or GoDaddy. Buttonwood will register a domain name for you or help you direct your Domain name to your website or Company Store. Refer to the Domain Name Guide.
BW URL > eStore Website & Company Store
BW creates unique URLs to direct shoppers to your eStore and Company Stores. The name format is
- eStore= http://www.promoxml.com/eStore/estorename/
- eStore URL is available from Site > eStore Quick Update.
- Company Store = http://www.promoxml.com/eStore/estorename/companystoreID
- Company Store URL is available from Company Store Management menu
URL > Accessing a Company Store from your Customer’s Corporate Website
If your customer wants to access the Company Store from their corporate website, send your customer the URL. Ask your customer to add the URL as a link on the corporate website.
IP Address – A numeric identifier for a computer or device on the Internet. For example, Buttonwood’s IP address is 22.214.171.124.
URL - Abbreviation of Uniform Resource Locator, the global address of websites, documents and other resources on the World Wide Web. Buttonwood’s URL is http://www.buttonwoodgroup.com
Domain Name Server (DNS server) – A server that translates domain names into the corresponding IP addresses. http://www.buttonwoodgroup.com translates to the Buttonwood IP address.
A Record - in a DNS entry directs a domain name to an IP address. Point you’re a record to the buttonwood IP address