The .pl Domain

Registered Domains
2,394,919
.PL is the
9th
most popular ccTLD in Europe
The main Language used
Polish
Register .PL as
Individual
Company
Domain For
Poland
Domain Registration term in years
1-2
Domain Character Limit
3-63
pl
Active
Since 1990

Global Statistics

Most popular Languages on the Web
4.7%
6.3%
5.7%
54.8%
English 54.8%
German 6.3%
Russian 5.7%
Spanish 4.7%
Most popular Domains on the Web
246 million domain names registered globally
.NET 6.0%
.ORG 4.2%
.DE
6.1%
.COM
43%

Top .pl websites

Global 93.
Global 182.
Global 188.
Global 254.

About .pl

What is .pl?

The .pl web name is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Poland.
Poland with its estimated population of 38,538,447, ranks as the 11th most populous country in Europe. Nowadays .pl is the 9th most popular ccTLD (country code top-level domain) used in Europe. The .pl extension has more than 2,394,919 registrations. This means that people like and trust this domain name. You can register your own .pl domain and create a professional web page, a personal website, a blog or an online portal to demonstrate the connection to this region.
The .pl has been introduced in 1990 and gaining popularity since then.

Who can register .pl domain?

Both individuals and companies are allowed to buy and register a domain name with a .pl extension.

Why is it good to choose a domain name with a .pl extension?

A .pl domain could be one of the best choice for local and international companies wanting to represent their business in Poland. In Poland the common language is Polish. The 6 most popular languages used for websites is english, german, russian, spanish, french and chinese, but you can use any other languages as well. A website with a .pl 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. Additionally, country code top-level domain gives you the opportunity to find domain hacks much easier.
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What kind of characters can be used in a domain name and how long can it be?

The main characteristics restrictions of a web name:
To name your .pl domain name you can use any letters A through Z, digits between 0 and 9 and dashes (-).
A domain may begin with a letter or a number and end with a letter or a number.
The name cannot start or end with dashes. A .pl domain name can not contain hyphens in the third and fourth positions (e.g. www.ab- -cd.pl).
Other special characters, spaces or stressed vowels (such as à, é, ò, í) are not permitted.
The .pl domain must have minimum of 3 and a maximum of 63 characters.
Your registration will not be accepted if your name doesn’t follow the above criterias.

Domain name registration term allowance:

The .pl domain name registration term: 1-2 years registration are authorized at one time.