View Live Site with Format Address
You can View Site online and find your website address right away by clicking on the 'View' icon in the top-left corner.
Your website will be online right away using the default
.format.comsite address, this is free but will always show
.format.comat the end of the URL.
Changing your Format Address
Click 'Settings' from left sidebar
Click 'Domain and Email'
Scroll down until you see the Format Address area appear at the bottom
Edit to be the Format Address that you want (must be unique and available).
Website Domain is the Format Address for your site, and what you can share if you do not want any of the options below…
Custom Domain Options
To hide the
.format.com part of your Format Address from appearing when your Format Portfolio site is viewed we provide three options. Buy and Domain, Transfer a Domain or Add your own domain (existing).
Buy a Custom Domain Name
You can register a custom domain name through Format, free for the first year on Pro Yearly and Pro Plus Yearly plans, or you can register for US$20 on Basic and Monthly Plans.
Transfer an existing Custom Domain Name to Format
Or, you may want to transfer your existing domain name to Format for management and connection.
We are only able to transfer or provide domains that end
Please see our Transfer a domain to Format guide.
Connect an existing Custom Domain Name
If you have your own custom domain name already, we can help connect this for you.
Please complete our Domain Help Request form here
If you have any questions, please reach out to us first so that we can provide the best advice, with the least downtime for you.