The process of moving a domain name from one registrar to another. Why would you want to do this?
Say you sold your website or you sold your domain name, you would have to transfer that domain to a new owner.
Say you’re moving away from WIX or Squarespace to a WordPress website, you’ll have to transfer your domain name.
Please note that according to ICANN, you’re not able to move a newly registered domain name within the first 60 days.
How To Transfer from Godaddy to Namecheap
Namecheap is my preferred registrar. If you registered your domain with Godaddy and want to move it to Namecheap, read this guide from Namecheap.
How To Transfer a domain name from Squarespace and to Squarespace
How to Transfer a domain name to WIX and from Wix
How to Transfer a domain name from WordPress.com and to WordPress.com.
Here is a guide on how to use a domain name you already own with a free WordPress.com account. Registered a domain with WordPress.com but now want to move the domain name to say, Namecheap? Here is how you do that.
How to transfer a domain name to Weebly and from Weebly
Weebly is another popular freemium website builder. If you want to transfer your domain name to Weebly this content will get you setup. If you registered your domain name through Weebly and want to move it, read this.Home » Domain Names For Dummies » Domain Transfer – What it is, Why You Would Ever Need to Do This