How To Buy A Domain Name At GODADDY - Domain Registration

The particular cause of choosing the GODADDY is their professionalism and they are considered the largest domain name service distributor in the world with millions of patrons which are managing the domain name here. In other words, your domain name in the GODDADY will be secure without having conflict when it comes to your ownership, and it is also convenient to pay.

Nonetheless, the GODADDY just supports the international domain extensions or in some big cities in the world, this service does not assist domain name of Vietnam. If you want to use these domain extensions in Vietnam, then you will look for local suppliers in Vietnam.

How To Buy A Domain Name At GODADDY

Some preparation to gather beforehand

Have a Visa or Mastercardis valid with $15 to buy .com, .net, .org, .biz, .info.domain names;
  • Prepare a scanned copy of the ID card with two sides, clearly showing your name, address, and picture;
  • Prepare a double-sided scan of your Visa or Mastercard (if relevant);
  • If you do not have the condition to scan outside, you can use your phone to take a picture, but turn off the flash and take it in the light to see the information on it.

Some attention to bear in mind before buying a domain name

To avoid some possible incidence, you should pay more attention to some points as follows
  • When putting a domain name, you should provide an unsigned name and in order. For example, you select your name like Nguyen Ngoc Khanh, then your domain name should be Khanh Nguyen Ngoc;
  • When putting an address, remember add the address in your identity card no matter the place you are living at that moment. Similarly, the address should be unsigned name too;
  • When filling the number, you should add your country code and remove the zero before using your number like 0901456789 is changed 0084901456789;
  • Make sure your credit card is valid, and you could pay through this card. If you are not sure, you will need to contact the bank where you opened your credit card;
  • Once you decide to buy an international domain name, ensure you can use English quite well.

How to register a domain name in the GODADDY

To register your domain name, please click on this link and access the homepage of the GODADDY. Then, you choose and type your domain name in the search box press, the “Search Domain Name” button and waiting for the automatic researching of the GODADDY system to check your domain name. Because the GODADY wants to make sure your domain name is registered or not.

How To Buy A Domain Name At GODADDY

If the search box says “Sorry, fbza.net is taken,” then this domain name has already been registered. After that, you could view some other recommendation from the GODADDY straightly or think of another name.


If the search box says “Yes! Your domain is available. Buy it before someone else does.”, then you could use this domain name to register and do not forget to click the Continue to Cart button to pay.


When you come to the cart page, it will ask you “if you want to use other added services or not”, bear in mind that you should ignore these services and click Continue to Cart.


Then, you select the time to buy your domain name (preferably one year guaranty and you could renew the domain name) and click Process to Checkout.


After that, you choose the Continue button under New Customers to open an account at GODADDY to manage this domain name. If you have an account and you want to buy more domain name in the upcoming time, you just log on to the Returning Customers.
You will need to declare personal information and login information to GODADDY. Here, we have some parts like these:


Billing Infomation:
  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Country/Region
  • Address 1
  • Address 2: (if relevant)
  • Zip/Postal: (You just type 4000 only for Vietnam nation)
  • City
  • State/Province/Region
  • Company Name
  • Phone Number: Select US nation. You do not need to fill country code if you select US.
  • Value-Added Tax (VAT): If you select a personal option, then you need to type your VAT. If not, add the company VAT only.
Do not miss out following parts:
Account Infomation:
  • Email Address
  • Username
  • Password: You should have at least one capital letter, one number, and one word.
  • PIN: You should type four numbers and remember these digits in the case you have to contact the customer service.
After that, you should fill in the payment information, including your name, your bank account, security code (between 3 and 4 digits behind the card), the name printed on the card (the right name printed on the card), and the expiration dates. If you do not have PayPal, then you should use your credit card to have the payment method smoothly.


Once completed, you should click the Continue button to continue the process. Eventually, press the Place Order to book your order, and it will automatically withdraw money from your card.
After withdrawing, the page will display Thank You page like this; it means you have a successful register. If you are lucky, you will get your domain in a few minutes automatically. Then, they will send an automatic email personal authentication. At this time, attach some photos of your ID card and the credit card.
Now, you have the theme of the website like this
Select Manage my Domains
If your domain has been granted, it will be in it, with expiration date and status information.

To manage any domain, just click on the domain name that is ok. However, this step will be pointed out in the following posts.