How to register a new domain name

What is a domain name?

A domain name is a unique name that identifies a specific website such as this one The Elector To be more specific imagine that a domain is like a street name for a house. If you don't know what is the street name you won't be able to locate it. When a domain name is typed into a browser, the browser connects to Domain name server (DNS) that is trying to locate the specific domain so it can retrieve the website and display it to you.


How to register a new domain name?

This might sound hard, however, is very easy to do it. Follow the below steps to register a new domain name:

Go to our main page:

Type the domain name you wish to register in the search box as shown in the bellow image (the domain name is already in the box is just an example, type the domain you wish to register)

Type a new domain name in the box

After you entered the domain name click search icon or press enter, this will redirect you to the next step that can be found below in a screenshot

available domain names to register

From the above screenshot we can notice two things:

  • Domain availability - If the domain name is highlighted with a green that means that the domain is not registered yet and it can be a register. If its market with red then means is already registered and it can not be registered.
  • Suggested domains - This gives you some ideas with other domain names and also what other domains extensions are available.

Lets supposed that you want to buy .com domain, click on Add button next to the extension you wish. If there is no other thing you may wish to purchase at the same time click the Checkout button.

Once you click Checkout, you will be redirected to a similar page as shown below that will display your order summary

Checkout - The Elector

The above screenshot is shown you cart with the domain name registration for one year, however, it can be set to two years if wished. Next press Checkout.


The next step I will separate it in two screenshots to be more easy to understand.

On the next step, you will be required to create an account, If you already have an account you can select Already Registered. Make sure you fill up all boxes because is required by Domain Name Registration to register your new domain.

Enter your details

Next part if the screenshot page contains Domain Registrant Information, for example, if you register a domain name for someone else you can write his/her details instead. On payment method choose your preferred payment PayPal, Debit Card/Credit Card or Bank Transfer and click Complete Order.

enter your details

Once you click Complete Order, you will be redirected to make the payment. Once the payment is received, your domain will be delivered to your email account followed by all the necessary details.


If you need any help, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our team is available 24/7 via our Chat or via ticket submission.




See also:

Affiliate Program

How to install WordPress using One-Click Installation

How to install a SSL Certificate


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