The .net web name is a gTLD (generic top-level domain) and the Internet code for Networks. Nowadays .net is the 2nd most favored gTLD (generic top-level domain) used on the internet. The .net extension has more than 15,008,510 registrations. This means that people like and trust this domain name.
The .net gTLD (generic top-level domain) has been active since 1985.
Both individuals and legal entities are allowed to buy and register a web name with a .net extension.
If you can't get your perfect domain name as .com but you could get it as .net, you should go for it, because .net is the second most popular domain extension after .com. At .net gTLD (generic top-level domain) the primary used language is English. English is the 1st most used website language in the world, but you can use any other languages as well. Registering a .net is necessary if you want to protect your brand and you already got your .com domain, then don’t hesitate to register your brand with .net as well to avoid competitors in your business field. A domain with a .net extension is a great choice for any online ventures because you can use it worldwide and there are no restrictions who can register this domain.
The main characteristics criterias of a domain:
The only valid characters for a .net web name are english language letters, numbers and a dashes "-".
A domain may begin with a digit and end with a digit.
The name cannot begin or end with hyphens. A .net domain can not contain hyphens in the third and fourth positions (e.g. www.ab- -cd.net).
It can’t contain stressed vowels (such as à, é, ò, í) or other special characters or space.
The .net domain name must have minimum of 3 and a maximum of 63 characters.
You cannot register your domain if you don't follow the above restrictions.
The .net domain registration duration: 1-10 years registration are permitted at a time.