Domain Transfer – What it is, Why You Would Ever Need to Do This

DOMAIN TRANSFER

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.

On this page, we’ll talk about how it’s done. For the ICAAN explanation of what a domain name transfer is go here.

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

Squarespace ha an excellent guide how to move a domain name over to them. You can find it here. If you want to move your domain name away from Squarespace read this.

How to Transfer a domain name to WIX and from Wix

WIX is a popular website builder. If you want to transfer your domain name to them read this. If you want to transfer a domain name away from WIX read this instead.

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.

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