ⓘ Domain name

Domain name

A domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority or control within the Internet. Domain names are used in various networking contexts and for application-specific naming and addressing purposes. In general, a domain name identifies a network domain, or it represents an Internet Protocol resource, such as a personal computer used to access the Int ..


.sj is the Internet country code top-level domain reserved for the designation Svalbard and Jan Mayen. The domain name registry is Norid, but.sj is not open for registration. The issuing of the domain was based on the ISO 3166 designation of Svalbard and Jan Mayen, which consists of two separately administrated integrated territories of Norway: the Arctic archipelago Svalbard and the nearly uninhabited volcanic island Jan Mayen.sj was designated on 21 August 1997, at the same time as Bouvet Island was allocated.bv. Both were placed under the.no registry Norid, which is also the sponsor. No ...


.so is the internet country code top-level domain for Somalia. After a long absence, the.so domain was officially relaunched on November 1, 2010, by.SO Registry, which is regulated by the nations Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications. It was launched through various accredited registrars around the world. On 11 July, 2013 the ISO 3166-1 code for Somalia changed to reflect the SO used for the ccTLD. On March 9, 2018, Somalias newly established telecom regulator The National Communications Authority NCA took full control of the countrys top-level internet domain dotSO from the Somali Nati ...


The domain name.бг is an internationalized country code top-level domain for Bulgaria. The ASCII DNS name of the domain would be xn--90ae, according to rules of the Internationalizing Domain Names in Applications procedures. It has previously been rejected by ICANN twice, due to its visual similarity to Brazils.br, but in 2014 an ICANN panel determined that.бг is not confusingly similar to ISO 3166-1 country codes. The panel compared the two Cyrillic characters in several fonts to the Latin br, bt, bs, BT and BF.


The domain name бел is an approved internationalized country code top-level domain for Belarus. Activisation of the domain was finished in late 2014. The Latin domain for Belarus is.by.


.bd is the Internet country code top-level domain for Bangladesh. It is administered by the Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology. Registrations are at the third level beneath several second-level labels, paralleling the oldest gTLDs; registration is open except in the gov and mil subdomains, which are limited to authorized entities in the Bangladesh government. There is online registration facility available for.bd domains right now. .বাংলা "bangla" is a second country code top-level domain that was granted for Bangladesh in 2011. This domain is meant for web ad ...


The domain name.bg is the country code top-level domain in the Domain Name System of the Internet for Bulgaria. It is currently operated by Register.BG. The domain name registration guideline impose the following restrictions: Domains can be registered by companies or citizens of the European Union, or foreign companies that have registered branches or commercial representatives in Bulgaria. The price of domain registration is 30 euro per year 36 € including VAT. Until mid-2006, the price was US$50 for one-time registration plus $50 per year total of $120 including VAT for the first year. ...


.cat is a sponsored top-level domain intended to be used to highlight the Catalan language and culture. Its policy has been developed by ICANN and Fundacio puntCAT. It was approved in September 2005.


.cn is the country code top-level domain for the Peoples Republic of China. Domain name administration in mainland China is managed through a branch of the Ministry of Industry and Information. The registry is maintained by China Internet Network Information Center.


.dz is the country code top-level domain for Algeria. It is administered by Network Internet Center. DZ, a subdivision of CERIST Centre de Recherche sur lInformation Scientifique et Technique. To apply for a.dz domain name, one must be an organization with a permanent presence in Algeria, and choose a name of three or more letters. Currently, NIC.DZ charges 1000 Algerian dinars a year about US$8.


.fi is the Internet country code top-level domain for Finland. It is operated by TRAFICOM, the Finnish Transport and Communications Agency. On 4 December 1986, an application to register top level domain for Finland was sent by Finnish Unix Users Group from Tampere. The application was accepted and the administration of.fi TLD was granted to Tampere University of Technology. Later the administration was transferred first to FICIX and later to TRAFICOM. In the past TRAFICOM regulated.fi domains very strictly. Domain names were only admitted to company names or companies that owned trademark ...