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What is a .eco domain?

Sometimes, big city living can get people down, and when that happens our minds inevitably turn towards nature. This fact is what makes ecotourism such a popular form of travel. Seeing natural wonders that take your breath away is a great way to spend your vacation time, and more people than ever want to have those experiences.

There are also a lot of websites catering to this desire, and for them, a .ECO domain name makes a lot of sense. The .ECO domain extension provides a way for such sites to connect with their audience more easily than ever before. Whether you run a travel agency that offers ecotourism packages or just a small travel blog that focuses on natural destinations, a .ECO domain gives you greater web visibility and tells your users that your site is relevant to their interests. So donメt wait, get your .ECO domain and let your website travel far and wide!

How do I buy a .eco domain?

Looking to buy a .eco domain name? You've come to the right place! Big Room, the registry authorized to operate the .eco domain, has accredited 101domain to provide domain registration services for .eco 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 .eco 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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101domain is .eco Accredited

How do I transfer a .eco domain?

Transferring your .eco 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 .eco 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 @ 73.49 USD / yr

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FAQs for .eco

.eco domain names are available for 1-10 years.
The domain registration time frame for .eco during general availability is Instant.
Domain Names must:
  • have minimum of 1 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-; and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab
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. offers hosting and email service for .eco. You can order hosting, email service and SSL certificates at checkout or you can contact sales.
Trustee service is non-transferable. If you are using our Trustee Service, you must update ownership according to .eco requirements before transfer out can be started.
Yes. You can activate Private Registration during the purchase of a new 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.

Big Room Inc. manages the registration of domain names with the .eco Top Level Domain. You may visit them here: Big Room Inc..

Domain Requirements for .eco

.ECO supports and implements transparency and accountability best practice by requiring .eco Registrants to abide by the following commitments:

  • maintaining an accurate Eco Profile by updating or reviewing that Eco Profile at least annually;
  • linking their .eco website to their Eco Profile (if the two are separate);
  • providing accurate contact information to the Registry; and
  • submitting to verification of their Eco Profile if requested by the Registry.

All .eco domain names will be registered on server hold status pending compliance with the minimum requirements to activate a .eco domain, specifically: (1) pledging in Your Eco Profile to support positive change for the planet and to be honest when sharing environmental actions; and (2) affirming in Your Eco Profile of Your eligibility under the established Registry Policies (Ver. 1.2). You will receive an email from the .ECO registry to complete these requirements after registration is successful.

Some domain names may be permanently or temporarily reserved or restricted for registry operations, as premium domain names or to comply with ICANN requirements.

To comply with ICANN requirements, all two-character domains shall be initially reserved, however may be released in the future. In addition reserved names for a) International Olympic Committee, b) International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, and c) Intergovernmental Organizations, for new gTLDs., are not available in accordance with ICANN. The list of these names can be found here.

How do I renew a .eco domain?

Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below, or log into your Account Manager, select your .eco 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 @ 83.99 USD / yr

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