Register a Domain Name for a WordPress Blog or Site
- Decide on a domain name. Doing a little planning here is necessary.
- Verify the domain name’s availability. In your web browser, enter the URL of the domain registrar of your choice.
- Purchase the domain name. Follow the domain registrar’s steps to purchase the name using your credit card.
Can I buy a domain name through WordPress?
Domain Registrations are offered as part of our WordPress.com plans. You will need to have an active plan on your site in order to register a domain. Each plan comes with a free domain name credit for one year of registration. When your plan and domain are up for renewal, they will renew independently of each other.
Should I buy my domain through WordPress?
You can buy domain from WordPress. But, You Should Buy Domain From Godaddy Because Of Price Difference. WordPress Will Charge You ₹1,260/Year For Single Domain. So, You Won’t Have To Pay Extra For Domain Name.
How do I permanently buy a domain name?
Getting a domain name involves registering the name you want with an organisation called ICANN through a domain name registrar. For example, if you choose a name like “”example.com””, you will have to go to a registrar, pay a registration fee that costs around US$10 to US$35 for that name.
Do I have to pay WordPress to use my own domain?
If you already have a domain registered through another provider, and want to use WordPress.com to host your site without transferring the registration. You will continue to pay your existing domain registrar for the renewal of the domain name, and WordPress.com for hosting and domain mapping.”