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.ly is the ccTLD of Libya (Africa). It was introduced in 1988 and is an active first level domain.

Who can register a .ly domain?

An individual / A resident?
A locally registered legal entity?
A non-resident?

Special requirements: None.

What are the time frame and length requirements of a .ly?

Minimum length 4
Maximum length 63
Minimum reg. time 1
Maximum reg. time 2

Where can I find more information about .ly?

Registrar: http://www.nic.ly/
ICANN Wiki: -> .ly
Wikipedia: -> .ly

Are there any famous .ly domain hacks?

Bitly Logo .ly hack Sketchfab Logo .ly hack USA Today Logo .ly hack Elite Daily Logo .ly hack Ask Nicely Logo .ly hack

Bitly uses the domain hack bit.ly as a side url. Their main domain is bitly.com.

Sketchfab uses the domain hack skfb.ly as a side url. Their main domain is sketchfab.com.

USA Today uses the domain hack usat.ly as a side url. Their main domain is usatoday.com.

Elite Daily uses the domain hack elitedai.ly as a side url. Their main domain is elitedaily.com.

Ask Nicely uses the domain hack asknice.ly as a side url. Their main domain is asknicely.com.

Where can I register a .ly domain?

Registrar Duration* Price** Link
Netim 1 year 80.64 USD Netim
101domain 1 year 118.00 USD 101domain
gandi.net 1 year 168.00 USD gandi.net
checkdomain 1 year 267.59 USD checkdomain

*1 year OR minimal registration period

**0 means that a domain is pre-reseverable **Not applying any discounts!

Geo-Information
Country Libya
Continent Africa

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Best Price: 80.64 USD @ Netim

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Top 5 .ly Websites
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#1 adf.ly 174
#2 snip.ly 7346
#3 visual.ly 7517
#4 bit.ly 7673
#5 insight.ly 8234