Are you looking to buy domain name for your site?
If yes then you are on the right post.
In this post I am going to show you how to purchase domain name from godaddy for your website
As you all must be knowing that Godaddy is one of the most well known name in the world of internet
Godaddy started their business as a domain registrar which means they used to register or sell domain names.
But with the time they got famous and started many more services
Services like Web hosting,VPS(Virtual Private Servers),Dedicated Servers and Email hosting and many more.
First of all I would like to congrats you that you had made your mind to start your own website or a blog.
I keep saying there is difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org
WordPress.com is a free blogging platform which can be used for hobbies or personal interests.
Whereas WordPress.org is a self hosted blogging platform which can be used for professional use.
For any website or blog the most important part is a domain name
First let’s understand what is a domain name.
What Is A Domain Name?
Domain name is a URL which is the name of your site.
For example name of my blog is BloggingIndian
So you can tell that my domain name is BloggingIndian
Every website or blog always have 2 important things in their URL –
Name of domain name means name of your domain which can be anything which you like.
You can choose any good and short word domain name for your blog or website
Also your domain name should be keyword rich
For example if your blog is in blogging niche you need to have blogging keyword in your domain name
It does have SEO benefits which I will discuss in upcoming posts on this blog.
The next important thing in a domain name is domain extension
Domain extension are of various type like .com,.net,.org,.in and many more
If your target audience means your site visitors are from any specific country for example – India
In this case you should buy .in domain extension
If your blog niche is in health,entertainment or some any other niche I would recommend you to buy .com domain extension
.com domain extension has SEO benefits too you can get traffic from not just a specific region but all over the world
So friends you must have understood the importance of domain name.
Domain name can affect you a lot if you haven’t bought your domain after doing research
Without taking much of your time I will show you the exact steps on how to get domain name from godaddy.
If you follow my steps carefully you wont get into any issues.
How To Buy Domain Name From Godaddy
Step 1 –
First you need to go to Godaddy Homepage
Click here to go to Godaddy.com Homepage
I assume you have chosen your keyword rich domain name for your website or blog
Once you have typed your domain name you need to click on Search Domain
Once you click Search domain a new page will be opened where you will come to know the domain name which you entered is available or not
As my domain name is available so I will select it.
Step 4 –
Once you select your screen will show this page
Now you need to click on Continue to cart button
Step 5 –
In this page you can buy additional services also like Website builder or Linux hosting for your blog or website
To buy hosting I had made posts to read on
Now click on Continue to Cart
Login page will now be opened if you already created account earlier you just need to login
Else you need to signup which is a very easy process.
Once login is successful checkout page will be opened which will look like this
In this you need to select Net Banking option
After filling the CAPTCHA code you need to click on “Place Order” button
In this step you need to click on “Proceed to checkout”
Step 9 –
Once you click on “Proceed to Checkout” a page will be opened named “CCAvenue” which is a payment gateway provider for doing online payments
It will look something like this
I have my account in ICICI bank so I selected ICICI bank you can select your bank as per your needs.
At last you need to click on “Pay Now” button and complete the payment process.
You had bought your domain name from Godaddy successfully
Conclusion – How to buy domain name from Godaddy
So friends now you know the process of buying domain name from Godaddy is so simple.
Anyone can do it very easily step by step
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