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..luxe
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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 .luxe domain?

Ethereum has partnered with .LUXE domain registry to connect DNS and blockchain for the first time to create the backbone of a new type of Internet. Ethereum Name Service eliminated the need to copy and type long hexadecimal addresses to point to assets on blockchain with .ETH. Users will be able to register .LUXE domain names that run on the DNS like traditional domains for website, email, blog, etc. but will also have the ability to point to Ethereum wallets and smart contracts.

Ethereum is the first blockchain technology to be recognized by the domain name governing body ICANN. .LUXE domain is reinventing their mission and taking on a new exciting meaning in the crypto industry with “Let u exchange easily”. Anyone who already has a .ETH will be able to secure the .LUXE equivalent in a Limited Registration Period of the .LUXE domain launch, before it hits general availability.

The technology to connect to Ethereum is still being developed and will be released on our website soon. We are optimistic that the .LUXE integration with .ETH will inspire a new age of possibly for the Internet.

How do I buy a .luxe domain?

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.
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101domain is .luxe Accredited

How do I transfer a .luxe domain?

Transferring your .luxe 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 .luxe 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 @ 22.49 USD / yr

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FAQs for .luxe

.luxe domain names are available for 1-10 years.
The domain registration time frame for .luxe during general availability is Instant.
.luxe 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.luxe); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.luxe).
DNSSEC is available for .luxe domain. Enabling DNSSEC will protect .luxe 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 .luxe extension. Trustee Service can help satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.
Your .luxe 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.
No. At present the .luxe domain zone does not provide means to hide the information of the domain owner. All or partial information (name, address, email, etc.) may be displayed in WHOIS.
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.
Minds + Machines Group Limited manages the registration of domain names with the .luxe Top Level Domain.

You may visit them here: Minds + Machines Group Limited.

Domain Requirements for .luxe

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 .luxe 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 @ 24.49 USD / yr

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