What is a .mx domain?

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.MX is the country code top level domain (ccTLD) for Mexico. Although the domain can be registered and accessed anywhere in the world, .mx is most commonly used for organizations operating in Mexico. Mexico is currently experiencing tremendous digital growth, with online sales projected to double over the next few years. Whether you want to reach local customers, or are simply expanding your domain portfolio to get in on the market boom, .mx is a fantastic choice for Mexico web hosting. ¡México, lindo y querido!

Why register a .MX domain?

Build Trust. Operating your business in Mexico? Show your customers you’re a trusted local provider with your own .mx domain. A .mx domain is short, professional, and memorable, which sets you apart from other generic domains like .com or .org.

Protect your brand. Your domain name is your brand. It’s smart business to register your domain across multiple ccTLDs. Registering your brand name under .mx is one of the best preventative measures you can take to combat copyright infringement.

Build your domain portfolio. With the digital landscape rapidly evolving, investing in your online presence gives you a huge advantage over the competition. A .mx domain is an excellent opportunity for any worldwide company to expand reachability and security. Learn more about domain portfolio management.

Private Registration is available for .mx domain

Frequently asked questions about .mx.

How do I buy a .mx domain?
To purchase your 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 .mx country code domain is not available, then either modify your phrase, or inquire about purchasing the name outright through 101domain's Domain Concierge Service.
What is a ccTLD?
ccTLD stands for country code top-level domain. A ccTLD is a specific type of domain that indicates the geographic location of the registry. For example, .mx is the ccTLD of Mexico and is operated by NIC Mexico.
Can anyone buy a .mx domain?
Yes, although there were specific requirements necessary to purchase a .mx domain in the past, there are currently no restrictions on registering a .mx domain. Anyone in the world can register their domain with the .mx ccTLD as long as the specified name is available.
Is .MX domain safe?
Yes, .mx domains are widely used by legitimate businesses and organizations associated with or operating in Mexico. With the Mexican digital economy experiencing rapid growth, .mx domains are becoming increasingly popular each year.
What is a .mx domain used for?
.mx is used primarily for businesses and organizations in Mexico, either locally or online. It can be used as the primary domain name or as a complementary domain within a larger domain portfolio.
What is the difference between .mx and .com?
Both .mx and .com websites work the exact same way. Both domains can be accessed from anywhere in the world. The main difference is that .mx is typically used for organizations operating in Mexico. A .mx domain is a great way to communicate your brand’s presence in Mexico.

Technical information for .mx.

  • TLD .mx
  • Type ccTLD
  • Registration 52.99 USD
  • Renewal 60.99 USD
  • Transfer 52.99 USD / Transfer in your .mx
  • Time to Register Instant
  • Registration Period 1 - 10 years
  • Private Registration Available
  • Trustee/Proxy Service No
  • Individuals can register Yes
  • Businesses can register Yes
  • Registry NIC Mexico
  • Information updated 2024-04-23

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