The .sg Domain

Registered Domains
Population of the Country
The main Language used
Register .SG as
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Domain Registration term in years
Domain Character Limit
Since 1988

Global Statistics

Most popular Languages on the Web
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%

Top .sg websites

Global 292.
Global 3,283.
Global 5,750.
Global 6,745.

Subdomains for .sg

About .sg

What is .sg?

The .sg domain name is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Singapore.
Singapore with its estimated population of 5,312,400, ranks as the 36th most populous country in Asia. These domains with the .sg extension are very popular in Singapore and around its geographical area. You can register your own .sg domain and create a professional web page, a personal website, a blog or an online portal to demonstrate the connection to this region.
The .sg ccTLD (country code top-level domain) has been around since 1988.

Who can register .sg domain?

Any individual or legal entity are allowed to register a .sg extension.

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

A .sg extension could be one of the best choice for local and international companies wanting to represent their business in Singapore. In Singapore the national language is English. English is the 1st most used website language in the world. A website with a .sg 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?

When choosing the name for your domain, always remember that:
In a .sg domain alphabets, numbers, dashes (-) or combination of these are accepted.
A domain name may start with a letter or a number and end with a letter or a number.
The domain name can neither start nor end with dashes. Although the character "-" is allowed inside the name, but cannot have two hyphens in a row.
Spaces and special characters and stressed vowels (such as à, é, ò, í) are never permitted.
Maximum length of a web name can’t be more than 63 characters long and can’t be less than 3 characters (including extensions like .sg).
Your registration will not be accepted if your name doesn’t follow the above criterias.

Domain name registration term allowance:

The .sg web name registration time: 1-2 years registration are authorized at once.