A domain name is very important for setting up an online presence – whether it is an email address or a website. It is usually the first step in building a web presence. It is possible to buy a domain name plus a web hosting account and pay with Mobile Money in Ghana.
Mobile Money is becoming increasingly popular in Ghana for smaller transactions especially in the informal sector of the Ghanaian economy. A lot of good and services can be purchased and paid for via Mobile Money, whether online or offline.
Web4Africa is a leading ICANN Accredited Domain Name Registrar that offers over 300 domain extensions to clients in Ghana and elsewhere in the world. Clients can choose from over 15 categories of domain names that meet every use-case.
How to Buy a Domain Name in Ghana
- Visit webhostingghana.com
- Make use of the Domain Name form to search for the availability of your interested domain name(s).
- On the domain search result page, you will be able to make a choice from the names that are available or search again till you are satisfied.
- Proceed through the order process to add Web Hosting, if you need that service from Web4Africa.
How to pay with Mobile Money
Web4Africa accepts payments from all Mobile wallets in Ghana. These are MTN MobileMoney (MTN Momo), AirtelTigo Cash, and Vodafone Cash.
During the order process listed above, simply choose any payment method that includes Mobile Money on the payment page.
You will be redirected to the payment gateway. Depending on your type of Mobile wallet, the payment will be authorized from your mobile phone.
After a successful payment, you will be redirected to a payment confirmation page on the generated Web4Africa invoice.
After Buying the Domain Name
You will receive confirmation of payment and domain registration by email.
If you bought web hosting, you will receive an additional email with instructions on how to manage the hosting service.
Other payment methods
In addition to Mobile Money, residents of Ghana can also pay with local MasterCard or Visa cards in addition to Bitcoin, Skrill and Perfect Money.