.name domain

Generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) for Generic

Starting @ 9.99 USD / yr
Private Registration

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What is a .name domain?

When you need to give your website that extra personal touch, a .name domain is an excellent way to increase your online visibility and provide a great experience for your users.

How do I buy a .name domain?

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

Transferring your .name 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 .name 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 @ 9.99 USD / yr

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FAQs for .name

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Domain Requirements for .name

Are Individual .name domain registrations allowed? Yes
Company or legal entities registrations allowed for .name? Yes
Are there requirements, documents, or information needed for .name? No
Are some .name domain names restricted? Yes
Does .name domain have a special use? Yes
Other information I need to know about .name? No
Are there any additional fees for .name? No
Do I need a trademark/brand name to register .name? No
Private Registration service available? Yes
Trustee / Proxy service offered? Fees? No

How do I renew a .name domain?

Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below, or log into your Account Manager, select your .name 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 @ 19.99 USD / yr

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