Business is all about networking, right? Without it, you and
your company would suffer. If you are looking to grow your
company through networking, buying a .NET domain
could be the next step.
Why should I register a .NET domain
The .NET extension is an abbreviated version of the word
'network'. The .NET domain was originally intended to be used by
network providers such as Internet service providers. However,
.NET was originally created in 1985 and is one of the fist TLD's
to hit the market along with .COM. Due to it's longstanding
history .NET has become a domain that people recognize and
trust. .NET is often seen as second-best next to .COM. We all
know that most of the 'good' .COM domains have been taken, and
would cost a small fortune to purchase. A large percentage of
people will look to .NET as their next best bet for securing
Another great way to look at using a .NET is for creating a
networking site for your company. Since the .NET domain was
originally intended for network providers, a large number or
business use this extension as a place for their company to
network. We all know that businesses can not grow without the
integral use of networking. By having a .NET domain, you and
your company are telling the world that your business is ready
The .NET domain is one of the fastest growing TLD's you can
purchase. DotNet is in the top 5 highest ranking TLDs with
11,956,290 registrations as of December 1, 2008. Register your
.NET domain today and start networking!
Are there any restrictions for registering a .NET?
There are absolutely not restrictions on .NET domains. This
means that anyone in the world can register a .NET and can
include any type of content on the website associated with that
International Domain Names (IDNs) in .NET
The Internet: It's multinational. It's multicultural. And
now, it's multilingual! Verisign, as official administrator of
the .NET top-level domain, is proud to present Internationalized
Domain Names (IDNs).
IDNs are domain names that are spelled using native language,
non-ASCII characters that may not appear in the English
The .NET registry currently offers IDN registrations in 350
languages, for your convenience and use. Click on the any of the
links below to see which characters are permitted in each
What about being country-specific?
Using second-level extensions for .NET is a great way to
focus your business. It also can give you a greater chance for
finding the domain names you
want in a .NET extension. If your business is located in India,
or conducts a large amount of business in India, you can try to
register the domain mycompanyname.com.in, where 'in' is the
country code for India.