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How Do I Transfer a Domain to Squarespace?

Last updated on October 1, 2022 @ 5:01 am

If you’re interested in using Squarespace to build your website, you may be wondering how to transfer your domain to Squarespace. The process is actually quite simple and only takes a few minutes to complete. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to do it:

  1. First, log in to your Squarespace account and go to the ‘Domains’ tab. Then, click on the ‘Transfer Domain’ button.

  2. On the next page, enter your domain name into the search bar and click on the ‘Search’ button. Squarespace will then search for your domain and provide you with a list of available TLDs (top-level domains) that you can choose from.

    PRO TIP: If you are considering transferring a domain to Squarespace, please be aware that there are some potential risks involved.

    Firstly, please be aware that once a domain is transferred to Squarespace, you will no longer be able to manage it via your previous registrar. This means that if you need to make any changes to your domain settings or renew it, you will need to do so via Squarespace.

    Secondly, please be aware that transferring a domain can take up to several days to complete. During this time, your website may be unavailable. Therefore, it is important to plan your transfer carefully to avoid any disruptions to your website.

    Lastly, please note that there may be some additional fees associated with transferring a domain to Squarespace. Be sure to check with Squarespace beforehand to find out if there are any fees that apply to your specific situation.

  3. Once you’ve found an available TLD that you’d like to use, click on the ‘Continue’ button.

    You will then be taken to a page where you can enter your contact information and billing details.

  4. After you’ve entered all of the required information, click on the ‘Place Your Order’ button. You will then be taken to a confirmation page where you can review your order details before completing the purchase.

  5. Once you’ve reviewed your order and are satisfied with it, click on the ‘Complete Purchase’ button. Your domain will then be transferred to Squarespace and you’ll be able to start building your website!

And that’s all there is to it! Transferring your domain to Squarespace is a quick and easy process that only takes a few minutes to complete. So if you’re ready to build your dream website, head over to Squarespace and get started today.

Madison Geldart

Madison Geldart

Cloud infrastructure engineer and tech mess solver.