Buy a Domain Name
- Purchase a domain name through a domain registrar of your choice.
- Write down the exact date that you purchase your domain name.
- Wait until it is almost time to renew your domain name, about 30 days before the name is set to expire.
- Select the option to “Renew” the 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.
When you buy a domain do you own it forever?
As long as the company remains in business, you keep your domain name. However, if the company goes out of business, your domain name goes with it. There are two ways to buy a domain for life. The first way is to buy only the domain.
How long do you own a domain name?
You can buy domain names in year-long increments, up to a maximum of 10 years.
How much does it cost to keep a domain name?
On average, if you intend to purchase a new domain, it should cost you anywhere between $10 to $15 a year depending on the TLD and the registrar. When searching for a new website name you will run into dozens of domain registrars, each with their own set of packages and perks.