Question by Turquoise Hexagon Sun: How come companies can afford to provide free web hosting but not free .com domains?
Saying that web hosting usually costs 5 dollars a month, and domains usually cost 5-10 dollars A YEAR, how come people don’t provide free domains?
Hey David, thanks for the very long answer but I already use 1 and 1 host. This is just a question I was wondering.

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Answer by papiloghost
While providing free hosting, the companies can make profit from the ads displayed on the websites. On the other hand, companies cant make profit by providing free dot com domains as far as I know.

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