en WordPress.com Forums › Support domain name Author Posts September 14, 2018 at 6:03 pm #3180258 camillebarnesstudioMember I am not ready to transfer my domain name until later (after a new website is created). Do I check transfer domain name now? September 14, 2018 at 6:39 pm #3180267 themagicrobotMember You can create a free site. The address you choose won’t be critical if you expect to upgrade to a paid plan and use a custom domain name with the site in due course. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.