Google Offering Free Domain Registration and Web Hosting for India
There are millions of Business owners in India who havent yet considered an eCommerce option to take their offline business to the next level. Google has launched an exciting new Initiative to sponsor 500,000 websites / business in India to offer them free Domain registration and Web hosting for 1 year in association with web hosting Giant HostGator.
Google is investing in a 3 year program by paying for the .in domain registry and hosting for small business entities. As part of this initiative they have launched an India Get Your Business Online website where you can apply for your free domain and web hosting account. In addition to the website, Google is also giving away Adwords credits worth 2500 Indian Rupees to all the applicants selected.
After the first one year, the Businesses have an option to either renew the domain and hosting at a discounted price from HostGator or discontinue the services. This could be a great opportunity for all those small businesses selling their products offline or through other marketplaces like eBay etc.
Registering for this free service, all the 500,000 businesses will receive the below:
- A free, easy-to-build, professional website
- A free .in domain name and hosting for one year
- Free email address
- Free online tools & resources