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What is a .pro domain?

From a first glance, the .PRO domain makes a powerful statement. The term "pro" tells internet users that you are a professional in your field. The .PRO domain is being enthusiastically adopted by a variety of industries and brands from the best reviewed baker on Yelp, CPAs, photographers and more! .PRO domains are versatile and attention-grabbing, giving your brand the instant recognition as a leader in your line of work. The .PRO domain works as an application for marketing and promotion for brands looking to differentiate themselves in a saturated market online.

A .PRO domain name is short, professional and memorable, helping you improve your search engine rank with keywords directly in the URL. 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. Break the conventional business mold and establish yourself as an early adopter, enhance your online marketing, and differentiate your brand from the competition with .PRO domain, the namespace dedicated to professionals!

How do I buy a .pro domain?

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

How do I transfer a .pro domain?

Transferring your .pro 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 .pro 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 @ 20.99 USD / yr

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FAQs for .pro

.pro domain names are available for 1-10 years.
The domain registration time frame for .pro during general availability is Instant.
Domain Names must:
  • have minimum of 4 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.pro); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.pro).
Trustee Service helps you satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name. Trustee Service is not available for this extension.
101domain.com offers hosting and email service for .pro. You can order hosting, email service and SSL certificates at checkout or you can contact sales.
Trustee service is non-transferable. If you are using our Trustee Service, you must update ownership according to .pro requirements before transfer out can be started.
Yes. You can activate Private Registration during the purchase of a new domain.
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.
Registry Services Corporation (RegistryPro) manages the registration of domain names with the .pro Top Level Domain.

You may visit them here: RegistryPro.

Domain Requirements for .pro

Violating rights of third parties, names and activities that are fraudulent, inappropriate, or unlawful are prohibited. See FAQs for complete restrictions.

How do I renew a .pro domain?

Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below, or log into your Account Manager, select your .pro 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 @ 29.99 USD / yr

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