Community Domains
.family
Community Domains
.family

.family Domain Registration

The new .FAMILY domain name is a place to plant your roots – for yourself, your close and extended family, for genealogists, for tight-knit networks of individuals. It's a domain to recall your heritage, to plot your future, to laugh and share. Sign up!

 

In pre-order—availability is not guaranteed. Reserve now to be notified via email with options to purchase.

Description

Whether formed by blood relationships or purely by love, family bonds are critical support systems. Our heritage is something that we carry with us and is a permanent part of who we are. Family traditions help us to remember our roots and keep us connected to those we care about most. A new step in the internet's involvement in helping families stay close is the launch of the .family domain. Staying close to yours is about to get easier! Register your .family domain extension name with us.

.family Domain Pre-order FAQs
?Why are there new gTLD's? .family new gTLD domain names?
The internet has revolutionized the modern world, connecting more than 2.4 billion internet users for commercial, social, cultural, and educational purposes. Vying for domain name space in this virtual real estate market has become increasingly difficult at a cost-effective level for new businesses, entrepreneurs, and even individuals. To break out from the limited space provided by current gTLD extensions, ICANN has begun the process of releasing over cpr144449003101 1,000 new extensions. By adding to the internet’s list of extensions, ICANN intends not only to allow more domain names, but create a safer, more efficient internet that has instant significance of a website’s content in regards to its extension. The .family clearly shows what the website will contain, and therefore saves time and helps streamline the internet user’s experiences online. Get your .family domain today!
?When will .family be available ?
ICANNs New gTLD program is well under way and as the program continues to progress New gTLDs will be released at a consistent pace. As 101domain gets more cpr144449003101 information on New gTLD releases, we will be updating release dates on a per-extension basis. Look for many more new and exciting domain names becoming available in the near future!
?Why should I pre-register new top-level domain .family now?
Pre-registering a .family domain will allow us to submit your domain for registration as soon as it becomes possible to do so. This is the best way to secure your chance of owning a new gTLD domain. By pre-registering you will not have cpr144449003101 to worry about missing any deadlines and because pre-registration is free, you have nothing to lose. Also submitting a pre-registration allows 101domain.com to update you on pricing, policies and deadlines. Unfortunately, 101domain.com cannot guarantee that we can successfully register a .family pre-registered domain.
?Does it cost anything to pre-register .family?
The .family pre-registration process is completely free. You will only be required to provide a valid email address and your other contact details. Only when the gTLD is open for registration and you wish to register the domain name will you be required to provide a credit card and payment.

We may send you an email regarding your .family pre-registration to confirm you request. If this cpr144449003101 email is not deliverable, your account will be closed and your pre-registration will be deleted.

?Am I obligated to register a .family domain I pre-registered?
No. .family Pre-registrations are non-binding and free. Once we receive information regarding the domain policy and we know the price, cpr144449003101 you will be asked to confirm your pre-registration, which would allow you to change your non-binding pre-registration into a binding pre-registration.
?Are there any limitations on .family pre-registrations?
101domain.com has set a limit of 500 .family pre-registrations per user. This limit is intended to allow equal opportunity to cpr144449003101 our customers and prevent domain name warehousing. Any .family pre-registrations that exceed this amount or create multiple accounts will be deleted.
?Is 101domain.com authorized to accept .family pre-registrations?
Yes, 101domain.com is authorized cpr144449003101 to accept .family pre-registrations.
?.family How much will the yearly registration fee be?
Pricing information for the new gTLDs .family is not yet available. Any cpr144449003101 users with pre-registrations will be notified by email once this information is available.
?What will the gTLD launch sequence be for .family

When the a gTLD .family is approved, ICANN will set forth rules and guidelines as well as a launch sequence which dictates who can register a new gTLD .family, when and under what conditions. The expected launch sequence will be:

  • Trademark Sunrise .family – is a special period that provides current brand and trademarks owners the opportunity to secure their trademarks under the new top level domain. The fee for registration during this period is usually higher as trademarks will need to be verified and cleared.
  • Landrush – a short registration period for entities and individuals who do not own a trademark in the name they wish to register. It is intended for highly sought-after generic .family domains and are usually priced significantly higher cpr144449003101 than registering during general availability. If more than one landrush application is received for the same .family domain, the .family domain will usually go to auction in which the applicants will have the chance to bid for the domain.
  • General Availability – This phase is open to the general public and is a first-come, first served launch. When a .family domain is registered, it is officially reserved and registered in real time.
  • Premium or Reserved Names – A registry can and will withhold .family domains names from open registrations that are considered premium domains, which are names that are highly desired or unique. These .family domains with this premium status will eventually be auctioned to the highest bidder.