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.name is the gTLD of none. It was introduced in 2000 and is an active first level domain.

Who can register a .name 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 .name?

Minimum length 3
Maximum length 63
Minimum reg. time 1
Maximum reg. time 10

Where can I find more information about .name?

Registrar: tba
ICANN Wiki: -> .name
Wikipedia: -> .name

Are there any famous .name domain hacks?

Lost My Name Logo .name hack

Lost My Name uses the domain hack as a side url. Their main domain is .

Where can I register a .name domain?

Registrar Duration* Price** Link
dynadot 1 year 8.50 USD dynadot
1and1 1 year 10.99 USD 1and1 1 year 12.31 USD 1 year 12.99 USD
Netim 1 year 13.44 USD Netim 1 year 13.97 USD
dotster 1 year 14.99 USD dotster
enom 1 year 17.95 USD enom
101domain 1 year 19.00 USD 101domain
checkdomain 1 year 32.12 USD checkdomain
1und1 1 year 33.47 USD 1und1

*1 year OR minimal registration period

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

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Best Price: 8.50 USD @ dynadot

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