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How to buy and sell domains online

Learn how to buy and sell domains and websites online securely using in 5 easy steps

Domain name transactions using are quick and secure.

When buying or selling a domain online, using a licensed and bonded escrow service will reduce the risk for both the buyer and the seller. guarantees the seller gets paid and the buyer gets their domain, with a simple, stress-free process.

5 easy steps for buying and selling domains online

  1. The Buyer and Seller agree to terms - After registering at, both parties agree to terms of the transaction, which includes the domain name(s) and sale price.
  2. The Buyer pays - The Buyer submits a payment to for the amount agreed to in the escrow agreement. Once verifies and secures the payment, the seller is instructed to transfer the domain name.
  3. The domain name is transferred from seller to buyer - The seller transfers the domain name to the buyer and indicates to that they have transferred the domain. You can use our domain name concierge service and we will take care of organising this step for you, or read our guide on transferring domains.
  4. The Buyer accepts the domain name - When the buyer indicates they have possession of the domain or confirms receipt through WHO.IS, the inspection period begins. If the terms of the escrow agreement are met, the buyer accepts the domain on
  5. The Seller is paid by - When can verify the domain has been transferred to the Buyer or the inspection period has ended, releases the funds to the Seller from the escrow account.

For more information about transferring domain names between accounts and between registrars, check out our How-To Guide

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