You can't use a domain name until you register it!
Registration costs just $9.95/year (US) for .com, .net, .org, and .info domains. Alternatively, you get one .com, .net, .org, or .info domain free with any full hosting plan from DreamHost!
How much does domain registration cost?
For .com, .net, .org, and .info domains, the rate is a flat $9.95/year (US). You can register as few as one domain for as short as one year and still get this price.. we have no bulk requirements of any kind. You can register these domains for 1 or 2 years at a time (all $9.95/year).
You can also get a .com,.net,.org, or .info domain registration free with any full hosting plan from DreamHost, for as long as you keep the plan!
Will users need to type "www" in front of the address?
Your domain will work both with and without the "www" prefix.
You should register your domain WITHOUT the "www" though!
Will I need to register my domain with "www" in front?
There's no need to register the domain with "www", we do that part for you automatically.
How long will my registration last?
You can register your domain for 1 or 2 years. If you prefer, you can set your account to automatically renew the domain name every year, right from the same "Domain > Registration" area.
How can I pay for my domain names?
All domain name charges are added to your standard Web Hosting bill with us, which you can pay via major credit card, PayPal, check, or money order!