hello , i know that my question is very strange but recently i thinking about domain and how we could make it by our self like web hosting !! ok i mean that we can buy hosting from hostgator and we can too setup apache "appserv" on pc and convert it to read php and mysql . so , how we can make our pc make domain name like " domain.com " !! my question with different form .. when godaddy decided to build company for selling domains what did it do ? notice : from 5 year i try to do this and i installed windows server 2003 , i follow some tutorials about domains in server windows and i could to make domain *****.com and make it under dns of google.com buy i don't remember anything now !