What is .mt?
The .mt web name is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Malta.
Malta with its estimated population of 416,055, ranks as the 42nd most populous country in Europe.
These domains with the .mt extension are very popular in Malta and around its geographical area.
You can register your own .mt domain and create a professional web page, a personal website, a blog or an online portal to demonstrate the connection to this region.
The .mt ccTLD (country code top-level domain) is active since 1992.
Who can register .mt domain?
Only legal entities are allowed to buy and register their domain with a .mt extension.
Why is it good to choose a domain name with a .mt extension?
A .mt extension could be one of the best choice for local and international companies wanting to represent their business in Malta.
In Malta the common language is English.
English is the 1st most used website language in the world.
A website with a .mt extension helps you reach your audience easier and also give a professional look to your company. When you targeting this local market with a local domain name, you demonstrate proof of your commitment to the local customers. In this way you can maximize your website’s revenues.
Along with this, it is much easier to register a short or a common word in a ccTLD (country code top-level domain) than with other more popular domain names like .com or .net.
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What kind of characters can be used in a domain name and how long can it be?
The following characteristics that a web name can have:
The only valid characters for a .mt domain name are english language letters, numbers and a hyphen (-).
A name may begin with a digit and end with a digit.
Dashes cannot begin or end your name.
Although the character "-" is allowed inside the name, but cannot have two hyphens in a row.
You can't use symbols (such as ' + . , | ! " £ $ % & / ( ) = ? ^ * ç ° § ; : _ > ] [ @ ), or spaces or stressed vowels (such as à, é, ò, í).
For .mt registered domain the character limit is between 3 and 63 types.
The domain that does not follow the above criterias will not be accepted for registration.
Domain name registration term allowance:
Permitted registration period for .mt domain is 1 year till maximum 10 years.
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