Is a .org domain extension the right fit for your needs?

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The .org top-level domain (TLD) belongs to the family of legacy domains and was originally intended for non-profit organizations. In 2019, this restriction was removed, and the .org domain extension was opened up to other organizations, businesses, and individuals. However, to this day, .org domains are still often used by organizations that operate in the non-profit sector to communicate your status as a non-profit entity and your commitment to social good.

There are several other good reasons to consider registering a .org domain name, such as open-source projects for software development using the domain ending to communicate their status as collaborative and community-driven projects. The availability of your desired domain name should also be a consideration when thinking about registering a domain name. In some cases, the .org domain name you want may be more readily available than the same name under other TLDs, such as .com or .net. Overall, the decision to buy a .org domain should be based on whether the domain fits with your organization's goals and values and whether it helps to communicate your message or mission statement effectively to your audience.

How do you register a .org domain name?

You can register any .org domain name instantaneously for up to 10 years without providing additional documentation during the quick checkout process.

Keep in mind that even though anyone can register a .org domain, there are certain restrictions to ensure that it is used in a way that aligns with its original purpose. Most importantly, the TLD is intended for non-commercial purposes, so any .org domain name should not be used for commercial activities or political campaigning.

Additionally, don't forget that some internet users may have certain expectations when they see a .org domain name, so you should also avoid any misleading usage. Be prepared to communicate clearly and transparently about your website's goals and activities to avoid any confusion or misconceptions.

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Frequently asked questions about .org.

How do I buy a .org 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).
I want to transfer my domain name to 101domain; how does it work?
Transferring your .org domain name is not only easy but also recommended to receive the best prices and support you deserve. Simply use the Domain Transfer service and transfer today.
Is the .org domain free?
No, even though the .org domain extension was originally intended for non-profit organizations, unfortunately, the registration is not free. However, at 101domain, you not only get a fair price, but also a designated support team at your service.
How much does a .org domain name cost?
You're in luck, .org domains are on sale right now! Registering your .org domains at 101domain is only $9.99 instead of $13.99 for the first year and $17.99 every year after that. Transferring in your existing .org domain is only $13.99 for the first year.
Do I need to run a non-profit organization to register a .org domain?
No, since 2019, there have been no such requirements for the registration of .org domain names. You can proceed to the checkout and call any available .org domain name yours as soon as today.
Can I hide my .org registration information (Private Registration)?
Yes. You can easily activate Private Registration during the purchase of a new .org domain.

Technical information for .org.

  • TLD .org
  • Type gTLD
  • Registration On Sale 9.99 USD / normally 13.99 USD
  • Renewal 17.99 USD
  • Transfer 13.99 USD / Transfer in your .org
  • Time to Register Instant
  • Registration Period 1 - 10 years
  • Private Registration Available
  • DNSSEC Supported / Learn how to add DNSSEC
  • Trustee/Proxy Service No
  • Languages Supported Belarusian,  Bulgarian,  Chinese Simplified,  Chinese Traditional,  Danish,  German,  Hungarian,  Icelandic,  Korean,  Latvian,  Lithuanian,  Macedonian,  Polish,  Russian,  Serbian,  Spanish,  Swedish,  Ukrainian, 
    .org domain name supports multiple language formats. You can register your domain name by entering your domain search using the appropriate language character set in the search field.
  • Individuals can register Yes
  • Businesses can register Yes
  • Registry Public Interest Registry
  • Information updated 2024-04-16

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