I'd like to buy a new domain through "GO DADDY" and create my own affiliate website through "WordPress". I've noticed that there is an option to buy the domain through "WordPress".
Should I buy both domain and hosting in "WordPress" while creating my website or should I buy the Domain and Hosting In "Go Daddy" and create the mapping of the domain in "WordPress"?
thanks for the help Yaron
maryt Posts: 3225 Joined: 16 Apr 12 Trust:
16 May 16 10:42 pm
You may choose to buy your domain name anywhere since there is no huge difference between these services. If you plan to host your site in Wordpress, I think it is better to get the domain in Wordpress as well. If not, then just get the domain somewhere else (like in Go Daddy).
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david d Posts: 11 Joined: 04 Feb 16 Trust:
27 Oct 16 9:47 am
There is one big advantage in registering your domain separately from your hosting service. If you ever have a serious dispute with your host (and it does happen), you still retain control of/access to the nameserver, hence can rapidly move the site to a new host.
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