Why choose a .site domain?
Launch your niche website, or any type of site, with a classic .site generic top-level domain (TLD). Its simplicity and universality work well with a wide range of domain options, and any business, organization, or individual can register one. It's particularly popular among online retailers and technology companies.
.site facts, stats & history
.site is currently managed by Radix and was first introduced in 2015. In 2019, the .site domain extension reached 1 million registrations, with as much as 70% owned by small- and medium-sized businesses.
Find a .site domain alternative
How to register a domain with Shopify
Check your domain availability.
Add your shop and domain ownership details.
Your domain name and online store are ready.
Is .site right for you?
.site can be used globally for websites of any kind. It doesn't matter if it’s an online store, blog, news site, local business, club, or non-profit organization.
Ideas for your .site domain
There's no limit to the types of businesses that can benefit from a .site domain name. This includes fashion brands, beauty, manufacturing, automotive accessories, information technology, and more.
Buying a domain with Shopify is simple and straightforward. No hidden fees, price hikes, or ads.
|Low initial cost|
|Renews at same rate|
|SSL certificates included|
|WHOIS privacy included|
|Spam-free parking page|
|Free 14-day Shopify trial|
FAQ - Learn more about .site domains
.site is a generic top level domain name (TLD) that can be used for a wide variety of niche website topics, though it’s been popularized by the ecommerce and information technology industries.
A .site domain extension is a popular choice for those who can't find an available .com domain but want a domain extension that’s generic yet unique.
Any business, organization, or individual can buy a .site domain via Shopify, as long as the name you've chosen is still available.
Yes, you can buy your branded .site domain names through Shopify.
Shopify offers free SSL for all the domains registered through our platform. SSL certificates can cost hundreds of dollars a year.