WordPress 101 Guide: Claim Your Domain Name

Your website needs to have an address and the first thing you need to do is claim your domain name. (Hey, it rhymes!)

  • www.iReallyAmSoAwesome.tv
  • www.ThisWebsiteIsReallyCool.net
  • www.MyBusinessIsTheBest.com

People need to be able to find your website and having your own domain name puts you on the road to being professional, legitimate, and serious about your web presence.

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There are a million and one domain name registration companies out there, so use whichever one you want. Sometimes you can get a new domain name with your hosting space as well… that takes us to the next step >>