How to register a domain name with Godaddy
Choosing and Buying Domain Names is a particularly essential part of designing your website because it will become the brand name of your online business. You can buy domain names directly from your domain hosting provider or you can also buy from different domain name registrars (a recommended option for those who use their servers).
Tip: Before deciding the domain name, you can find the best match for the domain name with the help of the Domain Tip Tool. Check device here.
I like Hostgator.com, Resellerclub.com, or GoDaddy.com, because I like the release that these domain providers provide.
The process of registering a domain name is the same that you buy separately from your hosting provider or domain registrar. You will be asked to fill in the domain name in which you want to register.
They will show you domain extensions, and you can select any of them TLD (Top Level Domain). People always want to go with .com because this is the most popular domain name extension and users are the easiest to remember. Plus, Google likes lots of .com, .org and .net domains.
Phase guide steps on how to register domain names with Godaddy
To know the process of registering a domain name with GoDaddy, follow these steps:
To register the domain name, open the website godaddy.com.
So, keep the domain name that you want to register and see if the domain name is available for registration.
Once I press the search domain name button, Godaddy will answer me by answering that sorry, the domain name anuradha.com has already been taken.
If the domain name you are looking for has already been taken, Godaddy will give you some potential options which are not registered. Domain Name Taken
If you scroll through alternate options, you can get the domain name that is similar to the domain name you want to register.
Since it is not mandatory to buy a domain name from an alternative option, if none is right, just do one more search until you have your choice? Since problems can arise, you have to decide which one is right for your business.
If you want the domain name from domain or domain is fortunately available then add that domain name to your cart to register Select Domain Name
When the domain name is added to the cart, there are some additional options that can be included in the cart. If you continue to continue the checkout, none of these options will be added.
By default, all options are unselected. You can choose one of the options related to the drop-down as per your requirement. When this happens, you will also find some additional options listed below.
i) Domain Only:
This will only register the domain name and is the cheapest option.
ii) Privacy Protection:
Godaddy has many hotspot support points with every option. Like they will tell the difference between privacy without privacy and domain without privacy protection.
On the left side, you can see all the personal details like address and phone number available. Anyone using Joice, a DNS device that is available freely, can quickly see this information.
Most of the information you put here is public information. And the need to register a domain name is that your personal information should be accurate.
If you do not want to make your personal information public, you can choose the privacy protection option, and as a result, Joyce will appear with it. This time, note that details are Godaddy address and phone number.
Also, notice the email address. Any email sent to this address will be automatically forwarded to you. It keeps all your personal details secure. If you want to pay extra money to keep your details public, it depends on you.
iii) Privacy and Trade Protection:
This option provides some extra features in addition to privacy protection. Generally, when a domain name expires, it is available to be registered, and if someone is registered with you, then they can take your domain name.
This option prevents the domain from being registered 12 months after the expiration of the domain. This prevents the domain from moving smoothly.
It puts additional security on the domain that prevents users from accidentally transferring domain names to someone else. In this case, I will add the option for privacy protection which will keep my details safe.
iv) Website Builder:
On the same screen where you will find additional packages like website builder or web hosting. If you want to create your site using a registered domain, Godaddy will host your site for a monthly fee.
Website Builder Options allows you to create a website without any technical knowledge. It creates a site based on the input you give it to. If you know enough about web hosting, then you can choose the next option for web hosting.
The last option here allows you to use Godaddy to host your email. If you do not choose an option here, you are always free to choose these services from someone else.
Note: The advantage of using their web hosting or e-mail is that DNS will automatically update to indicate these services. Anyway, when you register a domain name, you are not locked in a provider. If you want to use someone else, then it is a matter of changing the appropriate DNS records to point to the other host offering the hosting service.
Once you add additional services, click Continue on the cart button.
The next screen is a review screen where you can review your order and change the words for that domain name, which has been configured for two years itself.
If you scroll down, you will also see that additional domain are searched. If you want to add another top level domain name of the same name, then it is up to you. Go To Cart
After adding it to the cart, select option to proceed to checkout.
Next screen will ask whether you are a present or new customer. Since I am the new customer, I will need to continue registering as a new customer.
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The top part is the only basic information about name, email, and address. The next section is a username, PIN, and password.
Note: It is mandatory to remember this PIN because whenever you call Godaddy support, then their representative will ask for identification pin. So the PIN is an important item to remember.
all, at the bottom, you will have to enter your credit card or enter the details. Note the tick box below for future purchases, “Use as an Express Checkout”. If you tamper with this option, any future purchases you make will be automatically credited with this credit card. How to register a domain name with GoDaddy
When you press the release screen, on the next screen, you will get a chance to confirm the details. Once you confirm the details, “Your location.
After Domain Registration you may require a tutorial for blog creation.