After buying an ideal domain, you want it to be shown to your customer as an inspired brand of your shop. It’s strongly recommended that you’d better use the domain for a long period. Customers may access your online store by the domain with its extension so avoid changing is really necessary.
Only a domain can be displayed in the address bar called primary domain. You can use a root domain or a subdomain as the primary domain. After you’ve decided, set the primary domain to make sure the customers will see it when they browse your shop. This writing helps you with a transparent guide about how to set your primary domain.
Note: Before setting a primary domain, make sure all your domains have an OK status.
First of all, log in your Shopify account. Then, go to
Online Store in the SALE CHANNELS field and choose
Take a look of
Primary domain section, click
Change primary domain.
Choose the domain expected to be primary domain.
Save to complete.
It might takes some hours to affect fully. Then, you can see the change of the primary domain in the address bar. Do not change it so often because it can cause bad effects. Primary domain should be durable.
From the Shopify app, log in your account. Choose
Store in the bottom of the screen.
Online Store in the SALE CHANNELS field.
Scroll down and tap on
Domains to go to domain’s page.
Change primary domain in the
Primary domain field.
Choose the desired domain in the box.
Save to save all.
After logging in your Shopify account, select
Look for SALE CHANNELS section and click
Scroll down to find
Domains button, then, tap on it.
Change primary domain to change the domain you expected.
After all, select
Save to finish.
Above is a tutorial which has simple steps you can take to set a primary domain. After following this, I hope you will have more and more customers access to your store by the domain. If you wonder how can you remove a domain when it’s not helpful for you, here is the writing you should read.