Minisite

HKDNR Minisite – Your first .hk website

Get more value out of your .hk / .香港 domain names now! Register .hk / .香港 and get your first website up and running instantly.

We know entrepreneurs like you have so much to do every day, but so little time. Among the endless list of tasks you need to take care of, you have not forgotten to register a .hk domain name for your company. But then you realise you cannot afford even a few hours to set up your new website.

HKDNR can help you connect to your customers online quickly, easily and for free. Our Minisite let you instantly set up a simple, one-page introductory website before you have time to work on a full website with your ISP or web hosting partner.

You can enjoy our new Minisite service as soon as you register a .hk / .香港 domain name. Simply fill out your contact and introductory information, and your first .hk / .香港 website is ready to go live.

Minisite Samples

You can click on the minisite samples below for preview the templates that suits you the most:

Sample 1: MINISITESAMPLE1.HK (Suggested Industry: Restaurant, Retails)

Sample 2: MINISITESAMPLE2.HK (Suggested Industry: Services, Consultant)

Sample 3: MINISITESAMPLE3.HK (Suggested Industry: E-Store)

Register Minisite Now

Let others find you online in no time. Register a .hk / .香港 domain name now.

If you have already registered a .hk / .香港 domain name with HKDNR and would like to try the Minisite service, please login here.(You may need to change the name server setting in order to access the Minisite function at HKDNR. Please read the FAQ below for further instruction)

Please note that this service is not applicable to old contract customers.

Minisite Tutorial

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Introduction
  • The Minisite allows .hk users to build their own website in just 10 minutes.
  • It provides 3 types of templates, each with 5 pages for building an elementary website.
  • Depending on the business nature and the service offerings, .hk users can decide the functions to be included in a website.
The Level of Sophistication
  • Elementary

    The purpose of the website is mainly for information sharing and to show the online presence of a company. Visitors are able to get an overview of the company and get the latest information such as company and product update, latest promotion offers. The website also offers a channel for visitors to connect with the company.

  • Intermediate

    The website has more features and allow more interaction with its customers. Features like membership login and reservation will help increase the traffic of the website. Since sensitive information will be provided during the membership login, therefore SSL cert will be installed to prevent from cyber threats such as data leakage.

  • Advance

    The website is equipped with both membership system and ecommerce functions to provide a one-stop shop experience to customers. With comprehensive ecommerce features, customers can shop online and place order directly through the shopping cart and payment gateway of the website. Purchase history, invoice and receipt, membership information can also be checked through the website’s membership system.

Website Function Overview
Required Features Elementary Intermediate Advance
Image sliders Y Y Y
SSL certificate Y Y
Reservation Y Y
Membership system Y Y
Shopping cart Y
Online payment Y
Email/invoice/receipt Y
Site visitor analysis Y Y Y
Downloaded by visitors Y Y Y
Suggested Ways to Upgrade Minisite
  • If .hk user is looking for any upgrade of the Minisite, they are suggested to review what kind of functions to be provided on the website.
  • If it involves membership login and/or online transaction, the .hk users can contact the registrars of HKIRC for website upgrade.
  • Besides, it is recommended the .hk users to enhance their website security and conduct website security scan annually so that their online asset can be well protected.

URL Redirection Service

You may have registered a few .hk / .香港 domain names and you want to point them all to the same website. You can redirect your .hk / .香港 domain name(s) to a website address here.(You may need to change the name server setting in order to access the URL Redirection function at HKDNR. Please read the FAQ below for further instruction)

FAQ

  1. What is Minisite service? What is the objective of launching Minisite at HKDNR?
    Minisite is a free website builder exclusively for HKDNR customers. This service aims at assisting .hk domain customers to create a sleek, basic website with ease.

    Customers who have purchased .hk/.香港 domain at HKDNR would be eligible for using Minisite service. This service also comes with free webhosting, and it has 3 Sets of templates to choose from. Simply fill in your company information, contact details, and upload images, your website would be ready right away.

    This service is not applicable to HKDNR old contract domain holders, nor is it applicable to domains other than .hk/.香港.

  2. I have purchased a .hk/.香港 domain from another service provider. Am I eligible to use the Minisite service provided by HKDNR?

    Since Minisite can only be configured via HKDNR customer platform, thus this service is only exclusively for HKDNR customers. Please check with your service provider for domain related service(s).

  3. I have purchased a .com domain (or domains other than .hk) from another service provider. Am I eligible to use the Minisite service provided by HKDNR?

    Since Minisite can only be configured via HKDNR customer platform, thus this service only supports .hk domain, and it is only exclusively for HKDNR customers. Please check with your service provider for domain related service(s).

  4. I have purchased email hosting and/or web hosting service from another service provider. Can I keep my .hk Minisite and leverage the newly purchased hosting services concurrently?

    If you have decided to use the hosting services purchased from another service provider, you would need to change the name server settings and point your .hk domain name to the name servers provided by the service provider instead of HKDNR’s. Thus you cannot keep your .hk Minisite running concurrently.

  5. I have purchased hosting services from another service provider and will no longer need to use Minisite. How can I configure my .hk/.香港 domain and switch to the newly purchased service?

    You can log into your domain management account and point your domain names to the name servers provided by the new service provider. If you do not intend to use the domain, and only want to park your domain at HKDNR, you can also log into your domain management account and change the setting.

  6. I would like to start using Minisite, can I use other free domain services provided by HKDNR at the same time?

    Free domain services provided by HKDNR include: Minisite, URL redirecting and domain parking. For technical reasons, customers may only choose 1 out of the 3 free services above. Once you start using Minisite, you would not be able to configure URL redirecting or domain parking.

  7. Does HKDNR provide technical support for Minisite configuration?

    Customers may click here to view the Minisite tutorial prepared by HKDNR. The tutorial will walk you through Minisite configuration step-by-step.