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Web Development Tutorials

Domain Name: GoDaddy



Tutorial 1-1a
Agenda

Schedule

1 What is GoDaddy?

2 Setting up a Domain Name

3 Creating an Account

4 Placing an Order

5 Conclusion

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What is GoDaddy?

Strong customer service and they are available


24/7.

Domain names start from as low as $0.99.

Easy to use and secure interface and setup. Also


offers a website builder, and a GoDaddy email.

GoDaddy is the number 1 domain name registrar and also provides web hosting
services. Please see Tutorial 1-2 for more information.

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Step 1: Access the Website

Search Domain

Enter your domain


name here

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Step 2: Create a Domain Name
-  GoDaddy will recommend alternatives if your domain name is taken.
-  Stay away from .co or .us endings.

Also, do not settle for a domain name that is different then


your company name.

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Step 3: Select a Domain Name
-  Once you choose your domain name, click Continue to Cart to
purchase your domain name.

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Step 4: Choose a Privacy Setting
-  There are two options available if you want a privacy plan.

Privacy Plans

These options are not


mandatory. Read the
website for more
information about
these plans.

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Step 5: Buy a Web Hosting Service
-  You also have the option of purchasing a Web Hosting Service.

Hosting Services are
Optional
Read Web Hosting
Tutorials for more
information

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Step 6: Create an Email Account
-  There are three options available if you choose to create an email
account.

Email Accounts

These services are also


optional. Read the
website for more
information.

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Step 7: Review your Current Order
-  Review your order and have your payment information on hand.

Review your order

Click here to process


your order

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Step 8: Fill out Billing Information
- Fill out the necessary information to process your account.

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In Summary

Strong customer service and they are available


24/7.

Domain names start from as low as $0.99.

Easy to use and secure interface and setup. Also


offers a website builder, and a GoDaddy email.

Given the reasons outlined above and the steps provided in this tutorial, you
should now be able to create an effective domain name. Best of luck!

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