What is .name?
The .name web name is the generic top-level domain (gTLD) for Personal Names.
The .name has been around and gaining popularity since 2001.
Who can register .name domain?
Both individuals and legal entities are allowed to buy and register a web name with a .name extension.
Why is it good to choose a domain name with a .name extension?
At .name 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 domain name always remember the following criterias:
For a .name domain use only letters, numbers, or dashes "-".
A domain may start with a letter or a number and end with a letter or a number.
The domain can neither begin nor end with hyphens.
Although the character "-" is allowed inside the name, but cannot have two dashes in a row.
You cannot use stressed vowels (such as à, é, ò, í) or other special characters and cannot include a space.
The .name domain length should be between 3-63 characters.
Your registration will not be accepted if your domain doesn’t follow the above limitations.
Domain name registration term allowance:
Allowable registration duration for .name web name is 1 year till maximum 10 years.
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