When you are buying your first domain, we recommend that you register your domain name for one year, the minimum amount of time allowed.
This is because there is a chance that after a while you may decide to pivot from your original website idea, and the domain name you had first chosen is no longer the best. If you only registered your domain name for one year, your loss is minimal, as you can simply choose not to renew the domain name after one year.
There are three possible benefits of registering your domain name for a longer period of time that you might want to consider when you renew your domain name:
Last updated Mar 31, 2022
Applies to: Domain