How do I start a .asia website?

Once you have registered your .asia domain name, if you want to utilize it as a website or email address, you will need to associate it with a cloud-based hosting service like Easy Website Builder, a server-based hosting service like Web Hosting, or an email and collaboration service like Google Workspace.

A website can be built either through a browser-based builder, an installed content management system like WordPress or Drupal, or done professionally by a web designer/developer. Additionally, it is recommended securing your website with SSL, and enhancing your website's speed using Secure Web Accelerator.

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What is a .asia domain?

.ASIA domain names are dedicated to the largest and most populated continent in the world, Asia. Whether you are a local Asian, a small business owner, a student, a start-up, or just someone who appreciates the world's most diversified landscape and the tallest buildings, a .ASIA domain name is for you! With a .ASIA domain name you will rank higher in local search results and in the hearts of the locals.

Show your connection to the Asian culture and commitment to providing the best internet experience in Asia with .ASIA domain. A .ASIA domain name is short, professional and memorable helping your website stand out in a sea of content online. Target an audience of more than 4.1 billion people, and a region with the second and third largest economies in the world China and Japan, respectively.

Protecting your brand is as important as growing it. Registering your brand name in Asia is one of the best preventative measures you can take to secure your trademark and combat copyright infringement. Your domain name is your brand and your brand is you! Register your perfect .ASIA domain name before someone else does.

How do I buy a .asia domain?

To purchase your .asia domain name, you must first search for the availability of the unique phrase (without spaces or with hyphens). If the domain name is available, you may then add it to the cart to register for up to 10 year(s). If the domain is not available, then either modify your phrase, or inquire about purchasing the name outright through 101domain's Domain Concierge Service.

dot Asia, the registry authorized to operate the .asia domain, has accredited 101domain to provide domain registration services for .asia domains.

  • You can trust 101domain to do it right, because Country Code domains are our specialty.
  • 101domain is uniquely positioned to help guide you through the Asian registration process.
  • Our business was built on providing simple and timely domain registration services, and superior support once you have your name.
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How do I transfer a .asia domain?

Transferring your .asia domain name is a fast and easy process. To get started, you'll need an Authorization Code from the registrar that currently has the domain registered. Once you have that, get started by clicking "Transfer Now" below or visit our Transfers Page, enter your domain name to transfer in, provide the Authorization Code, and our system will process the transfer.

Every .asia 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. If you are not provided an Authorization Code or having problems locating it, contact our Domain Specialists to help you navigate the process.

Starting @ 13.99 USD / yr

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FAQs for .asia

.asia domain names are available for 1-10 years.
The domain registration time frame for .asia during general availability is Instant.
.asia Domain Names must:
  • have minimum of 3 and a maximum of 63 characters;
  • begin with a letter or a number and end with a letter or a number;
  • use the English character set and may contain letters (i.e., a-z, A-Z),numbers (i.e. 0-9) and dashes (-) or a combination of these;
  • neither begin with, nor end with a dash;
  • not contain a dash in the third and fourth positions (e.g. www.ab- -cd.asia); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.asia).
DNSSEC is available for .asia domain. Enabling DNSSEC will protect .asia domain names against counterfeit DNS data by providing origin authentication and integrity protection on that data. DNSSEC can be configured in your domain name's DNS panel.
Trustee Service is not available for .asia extension. Trustee Service can help satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.
Your .asia domain name can be hosted on any hosting platform, whether a cloud-based website builder service like 101domain.com's Easy Website Builder or server hosting platform like 101domain.com Web Hosting using Plesk.
Yes. You can activate Private Registration during the purchase of a new .asia domain.
In accordance with ICANN, Generic Top Level Domains (gTLD) have a 40 day "Grace period" in which a domain name can be renewed without incurring an additional fee. Its important to note however that your domain will no longer resolve on the day it expires. After the 40 day grace period, there is a 30 day "Redemption Period" in which you can renew your domain name for an additional $150 USD.
The registry that manages the registration of domain names with the .asia Top Level Domain is dot Asia. You may visit them at www.dot.asia.

Domain Requirements for .asia

Certain level of geographical names and politically sensitive names are protected, see FAQs for complete information.

How do I renew a .asia domain?

Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below or visit our Renewals Page, and enter your domain name to renew, or log into your Account Manager, select your ext domain name that you would like to renew, select the term of your renewal, and check out.

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 Auto-Renew enabled.

Starting @ 23.49 USD / yr

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Is .asia domain available in other languages?

Yes, the .asia domain name supports multiple language formats. You can register your domain name by entering your domain search using the appropriate language character set in the search field.

  • Chinese Simplified
  • Chinese Traditional
  • Japanese
  • Korean
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