Why choose a .website domain?
Stand out with a unique .website domain. The .website generic top-level domain (TLD) is easily recognized by internet users across the globe. It’s the perfect alternative to the more common .com domain extension, giving website owners a creative and meaningful namespace for hosting their content. You can build any website using the .com TLD, from ecommerce stores to blogs and everything in between.
.website facts, stats & history
The .website top-level domain (TLD) is managed and operated by Radix, and was first made available for registration in September 2013. Currently, there are over 278,000 registrations for the .website domain, proving its popularity and array of uses, from online stores to international companies that can't register the exact .com domain name they want.
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Is .website right for you?
Taking your business online but .com or .net domain names are already taken? Look no further! Using a .website domain name is a great way to build a strong online presence.
Ideas for your .website domain
You have the freedom to start any website using your .website domain. You could start an ecommerce website, restaurant website, hotel website, freelance jobs website, or SaaS website. Anything you dream up can use a .website domain.
Buying a domain with Shopify is simple and straightforward. No hidden fees, price hikes, or ads.
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FAQ - Learn more about .website domains
.website is a generic top-level domain (TLD) that serves as the perfect alternative for the .com domain extension. Use .website to create a more specific and memorable domain name — one that is recognized globally.
Site owners of all types, from businesses to independent bloggers to media publishing houses, can use .website domain names to build a memorable online presence.
Anyone in the world can buy a .website domain name as long as it hasn't already been taken.
Yes, you can buy .website and many other TLDs through Shopify.
Shopify offers free SSL certificates for all domains registered through our platform. With other registrars, SSL certification can cost you hundreds of dollars annually.