What is .edu?
The .edu domain name is the generic top-level domain (gTLD) for Educational.
The .edu gTLD (generic top-level domain) registration started in 1985.
Who can register .edu domain?
There is no information who can register .edu domain.
Why is it good to choose a domain name with a .edu extension?
At .edu gTLD (generic top-level domain) the primary used language is English.
English is the 1st most used website language in the world.
What kind of characters can be used in a domain name and how long can it be?
When choosing a web name you should remember these criterias:
In a .edu domain alphabets, numbers, hyphen "-" or combination of these are accepted.
A name may begin with a letter or a number and end with a letter or a number.
The web name cannot start or end with dashes.
A .edu web name can not contain dashes in the third and fourth positions (e.g. www.ab- -cd.edu).
You can't use symbols (such as ' + . , | ! " £ $ % & / ( ) = ? ^ * ç ° § ; : _ > ] [ @ ), or spaces or stressed vowels (such as à, é, ò, í).
The .edu domain must have minimum of 3 and a maximum of 63 characters.
Your registration will not be accepted if your domain name doesn’t follow the above limitations.
Domain name registration term allowance:
Allowed registration time for .edu domain is 1 year till maximum 10 years.
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