If you ever get in contact with the guy via phone or e-mail, or aim, or msn, or whatever, tell him Aaron from Iron Raven sent you, maybe he'll give you a discount
. He can get you your own dot com name too.
Personally I think that Linux is not as user friendly as windows. Just what I think. However, it's not incredibly difficult to figure out. If your use to a windows setup its a difficult transition, but if you know how to use a computer, it's really pretty user-friendly.