.com domain

Generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) for Generic

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Starting @ 10.99 USD / yr
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.com Domain

What is a .com domain?

The .com domain name extension is the most popular choice for websites of all kinds, providing unparalleled recognizability and reliability with an easy to remember domain name.

How do I buy a .com domain?

Looking to buy a .com domain name? You've come to the right place! Verisign, the registry authorized to operate the .com domain, has accredited 101domain to provide domain registration services for .com domains.

  • You can trust 101domain to do it right, because domain names are our specialty.
  • 101domain is uniquely positioned to help guide you through the .com 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 .com domain?

Transferring your .com 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 .com 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.

Starting @ 8.99 USD / yr

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FAQs for .com
What is the registration term allowed for .com domain names?
.com domain names are available for 1-10 years.
How long does it take to register my .com domain name?
The domain registration time frame for .com during general availability is Instant.
What are the characters and valid character lengths for .com domain names?
Domain Names must:
  • have minimum of 2 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.com); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.com).
Trustee Service for .com
Trustee Service helps you satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name. Trustee Service is not available for this extension.
How do I host my .com domain name?
101domain.com offers hosting and email service for .com. You can order hosting, email service and SSL certificates at checkout or you can contact sales.
Can I transfer out my domain if I’m using your Trustee Service?
Trustee service is non-transferable. If you are using our Trustee Service, you must update ownership according to .com requirements before transfer out can be started.
Can I hide my registration information (Private Registration)?
Yes. You can activate Private Registration during the purchase of a new domain.
Grace period for .com domain name?
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.
Who is the registry that manages .com domain names?

Verisign Network Information Center manages the registration of domain names with the .com Top Level Domain.

You may visit them here: Verisign.

.com Domains Dispute & Policy
Domain Requirements for .com
Are Individual .com domain registrations allowed? Yes
Company or legal entities registrations allowed for .com? Yes
Are there requirements, documents, or information needed for .com? No
Are some .com domain names restricted? Yes
Violating rights of third parties, illegal activities including viruses and hacking tools, obscene and abusive materials, and any names contrary to the government of the United States. For complete restrictions, see FAQs.
Does .com domain have a special use? No
Other information I need to know about .com? No
Are there any additional fees for .com? No
Do I need a trademark/brand name to register .com? No
Private Registration service available? Yes
Trustee / Proxy service offered? Fees? No

How do I renew a .com domain?

Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below, or log into your Account Manager, select your .com 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.

Starting @ 14.99 USD / yr

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What are the available languages for .com?

The domain name supports multiple language formats. You can register your domain name in the following languages by just entering your domain search using the appropriate language character set in the search field:

  • Albanian
  • Arabic
  • Belarusian
  • Bulgarian
  • Catalan
  • Chinese Simplified
  • Chinese Traditional
  • Croatian
  • Cyrillic
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Estonian
  • Faroese
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Icelandic
  • Irish
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Latvian
  • Lithuanian
  • Luxembourgish
  • Macedonian
  • Maltese
  • Moldavian
  • Norwegian
  • Persian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Slovak
  • Slovenian
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Thai
  • Turkish
  • Ukrainian