.api domain

Generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) for Blockchain

Starting @ 29.99 USD / yr

What is a Blockchain Domain?

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    Blockchain domains are used to simplify a user's hexadecimal cryptocurrency wallet address to a human-readable name like yourcompany..api

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    Unlike standard domains, you need to use a service like NextDNS to change your DNS settings to resolve Handshake blockchain domains.

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    Website visitors must use browser extensions like NexDNS or specific browsers like Firefox that are integrated with Handshake blockchain domains.

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What is a .api domain?

Handshake is an open source blockchain project for domain name registration that works alongside the DNS naming system. Handshake blockchain domains are opening up the top-level domain namespace with highly anticipated domains. .API is an interactive and strong domain for developers of the Internet. .API is the best TLD for bonding clients and businesses.

Users will be able to register .API domain names for their website, email, blog, etc. but will require browser extensions and DNS settings to resolve. We are optimistic that blockchain domains like .API domain will inspire a new age of possibly for the Internet where domain owners have full ownership over their domain names.

How do I buy a .api domain?

Looking to buy a .base domain name? You've come to the right place! 101domain is one of the few ICANN accredited registrars providing registration services in Blockchain domains, and has the largest selection of TLDs found anywhere.

  • Blockchain domains are registered manually and you can trust 101domain to do it right.
  • 101domain is uniquely positioned to help guide you through the experimental peer-to-peer blockchain domain registration process.
  • Our business was built on providing simple and timely domain registration services, and superior support once you have your name.

How do I transfer a .api domain?

Transferring your .api domain name is a fast and easy process. Get started by clicking "Transfer Now" below, and our Domain Specialists will help you navigate the process. Every .api domain transfer into 101domain includes an additional year(s) renewal, so you're not losing any time, just saving money and gaining the access to the largest portfolio of extensions in the business and 101domain's powerful domain management system.

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Domain Requirements for .api

Are Individual .api domain registrations allowed? Yes
Company or legal entities registrations allowed for .api? Yes
Are there requirements, documents, or information needed for .api? Yes
Are some .api domain names restricted? No
Does .api domain have a special use? No
Other information I need to know about .api? No
Are there any additional fees for .api? No
Do I need a trademark/brand name to register .api? No
Private Registration service available? No
Trustee / Proxy service offered? Fees? No

How do I renew a .api domain?

Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below, or log into your Account Manager, select your .api domain name that you would like to renew, select the term of your renewal, and check out. That's it!

We also offer Auto-Renew—a great way to keep your domain name up-to-date without having to worry about letting them accidentally expire. Check your Account Settings to find out if you have it enabled.

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