How to register a DOMAIN NAME for your UK business? (part 2)

How to register a DOMAIN NAME for your UK business? (part 2)

Welcome to part 2 of this series all about creating your first business web site! In part 1 we looked at the fundamentals of web hosting and WordPress web sites. Today we’re getting this show on the road and registering the domain name for this actual YouTube channel! I use 123-Reg for my domain names in the UK – link below. In part 3 we’ll be getting G-mail and this YouTube channel up and running. Then it’s time to get the web hosting sorted in part 4!

Web Services I Use – Please use these links! (affiliate links, see below for more info):
SiteGround for Web Hosting:
123-Reg for Domain Names:

Videos in this series:
Part 1 – Website Fundamentals:
Part 2 – Buying a Domain Name:
Part 3 – Setting up Gmail and YouTube:
Part 4 – Setting up Web Hosting:
Part 5 – Installing WordPress:
Part 6 – Designing a Logo:
Part 7 – WordPress Overview:
Part 8 – Plugin Overview:
Part 9 – Website Security:
Part 10 – Backing Up your Website:

Picking a name for your business:

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iZettle to take credit card payments:
Tide for business banking:
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  1. Lydia Barnett on January 1, 2021 at 8:24 pm

    Hi I’ve heard the .com is better what if that taken is the best option

  2. Parkhead Workshop on January 1, 2021 at 8:25 pm

    cool to see the level of foresight in making the making of this youtube/business

  3. Bear Pa on January 1, 2021 at 8:27 pm

    Thanks for the video help, I’ve registered my name for 2yrs through your link. Look forward to your next video….

  4. Nuron666 on January 1, 2021 at 8:27 pm

    Great video mate.
    How do I transfer my domain name and my website from my old host to SITEGROUND?
    And how do I close down the old host after I have done it.

  5. Superior Being on January 1, 2021 at 8:36 pm

    Nice advice

  6. adam pring on January 1, 2021 at 8:36 pm

    Hi mate may I ask what are the advantages of .com compared to UK? Thanks great video!

  7. Tang Johnny on January 1, 2021 at 8:39 pm

    great video

  8. Ali Khurana on January 1, 2021 at 8:44 pm

    Sir ! You’re awesome . Love your videos. Doing so beautifully keep it up . I hope to find more interesting videos in future. Got one problem. I’m from Pakistan. I bought a domain from namecheap .Now ask me to provide uk detail for validation .Like residential details name address phone no . I don’t have any of all. so what should i do? Need Your help

  9. SomeNoob on January 1, 2021 at 8:48 pm

    Could you make a video on NEA as thats the self employed route ill be going down.

  10. Daniel Winder on January 1, 2021 at 8:57 pm

    Have you made part 3 yet?