A custom domain is a unique branded name that identifies a website. Subbly gives you an option to replace your built-in subdomain (yoursitename.subbly.me) with your own custom domain. 😉

As the latter one, makes your site look professional, promote your brand, and make it easy for visitors to find you on the web. Managing, connecting and buying a domain for your website is possible by going to Domain App on your Dashboard.  


How to buy a new domain

When it comes to your domain, you can connect your existing domain to your website totally for free or purchase a new one with the help of our Domain App.
Each domain name is provided on a yearly basis and the prices vary due to domain's extension (also know as domain's TLD). A top-level domain (TLD) is the last part of a domain name after the "."

Available extensions (TLDs) are:

  • .com
  • .am
  • .biz
  • .cc
  • .info
  • .me
  • .net
  • .mobi
  • .org
  • .tv .
  • de.com
  • .com.de
  • .in.net

Go through the below mentioned steps to learn more about how to 'Buy a new Domain' on Subbly.

  • Once you have logged in, go to ‘Dashboard’ from the tools panel on the left and hit the ‘Domain’ icon. 
  • Click ‘Buy New Domain’ from the dialog window.

  • You will be redirected to the Namecheap admin where you can buy browse repository of available domains and eventually buy one 😉

❗ As already mentioned, domain names are registered on an annual basis, and must be renewed when they expire. Make sure to do that from your Namecheap admin ❗


What if I already have a domain?

If you own a Domain name purchased through another domain provider (like GoDaddy or Namecheap), you can connect it to your site by following a process called domain mapping (by changing your DNS settings). Refer to this article for more insight on how to connect a domain with your Subbly website.