What is a .pharmacy domain?
From a first glance, the .PHARMACY domain tells internet users who you are and what you do. The .PHARMACY domain is being enthusiastically adopted by human and veterinary pharmacies, pharmacy schools and education providers, wholesale distributors, pharmaceutical manufacturers and more. .PHARMACY domain is a restricted domain, meaning only pharmacies and organizations meeting registry standards can register one. All .pharmacy domain users are verified by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, which tells the world and customers that you are a safe and legitimate resource for online pharmaceutical and pharmacy-related needs. The .PHARMACY domain is versatile and attention-grabbing, adding a serious boost to your professional brand.
A .PHARMACY domain name is short, professional and memorable helping you improve your search engine rank with keywords directly in the URL. It's no doubt that someone searching online for pharmaceutical services is more likely to click on a link that has the .PHARMACY keyword they were searching for in the domain name and as we know every click on organic search results means dollars saved in paid marketing - and that's a big win!
The future of the internet is new and precise domain names that give customers a taste of your brand before they even visit your website. Establish yourself as an industry leader, enhance your online marketing, and differentiate your brand from the competition with .PHARMACY domain, the namespace dedicated to creating a safe and trustworthy online space for consumers!
How do I buy a .pharmacy domain?
To purchase your .pharmacy 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 1 year(s). If the domain is not available, then either modify your phrase, or inquire about purchasing the name outright through 101domain's Domain Concierge Service.
National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP), the registry authorized to operate the .pharmacy domain, has accredited 101domain to provide domain registration services for .pharmacy domains.
- 101domain is .pharmacy Accredited
- You can trust 101domain to do it right, because domain names are our specialty.
- 101domain is uniquely positioned to help guide you through the .pharmacy 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 start a .pharmacy website?
Once you have registered your .pharmacy domain name, if you want to utilize it as a website or email address, you will need to associate it with a cloud-based hosting service like Easy Website Builder, a server-based hosting service like Web Hosting, or an email and collaboration service like Google Workspace.
A website can be built either through a browser-based builder, an installed content management system like WordPress or Drupal, or done professionally by a web designer/developer. Additionally, it is recommended securing your website with SSL, and enhancing your website's speed using Secure Web Accelerator.
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How do I transfer a .pharmacy domain?
Transferring your .pharmacy 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 .pharmacy 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.
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FAQs for .pharmacy
.pharmacy domain names may be registered for a period of one year unless otherwise specified.
The domain registration time frame for .pharmacy during general availability is Instant.
.pharmacy 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.pharmacy); and
- not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.pharmacy).
DNSSEC is available for .pharmacy domain. Enabling DNSSEC will protect .pharmacy 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 .pharmacy extension. Trustee Service can help satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.
No. At present the .pharmacy 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 $950 USD.
The registry that manages the registration of domain names with the .pharmacy Top Level Domain is National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP). You may visit them at https://nabp.pharmacy/programs/accreditations-inspections/dotpharmacy/.
Domain Requirements for .pharmacy
The following types of businesses are eligible to apply for approval to register a .pharmacy domain name.
- Pharmacy Benefit Managers
- Prescription Drug Information and Pharmacy Referral Sites
- Prescription Drug Related Patient Advocacy and Consumer Education Sites
- Medical Professionals’ Offices
- Schools or Colleges of Pharmacy
- Continuing Pharmacy Education Providers
- Wholesale Drug Distributors
- Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
Prior to registering a .pharmacy domain name, potential registrants must complete an online application form found at nabp.pharmacy/programs/dotpharmacy/apply/, and undergo a review of its current operations and proposed use of the .pharmacy domain name. All applicants must have a live and operational website or test website at the time of application review, and make such content available to NABP or its representative for review. There will be a fee for submitting an application for .pharmacy domain name.
After the applicant submits the online application and supporting documentation to the Registry Operator, pays the applicable fees to Registry Operator and accepts Registry Operator’s terms and conditions, including the .pharmacy program refund policy, Registry Operator will review the website, application and supplemental documentation to verify compliance with .pharmacy Registrant Eligibility Standards and the .pharmacy Authorized Usage Policy. Registry Operator reserves the right to deny an Applicant’s request for a .pharmacy domain if compliance with such standards and policy is not found.
After Registry Operator determines applicant’s licenses, documentation, and website are compliant and approves the registration of a .pharmacy domain name, Registry Operator will provide applicant with a token that can be provided to 101domain for registration during the checkout process.
The .pharmacy registry has core standards that must be met to be eligible to register a .pharmacy domain name, these standards can be found here.
The registry charges a maintenance fee in addition to the registration fee to manage your domain.
Some domain names may be permanently or temporarily reserved or restricted for registry operations, as premium domain names or to comply with ICANN requirements.
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.
Registrants will be required to complete an annual .pharmacy application to keep their NABP approval current. NABP approval must remain current to renew and maintain a .pharmacy domain. Failure to complete the re-application process will result in suspension or deletion of domain name.
The price for premium names may be higher. Specific domain names designated for NABP member boards of pharmacy and regulatory agencies are priced at $0 for five years.
The registry charges a maintenance fee in addition to the registration/renewal fee to manage your domain.
How do I renew a .pharmacy 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.
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Yes, the .pharmacy 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.
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