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Rules for the assignment of a dot COM domain name

(time rough for registration: in real time - 5 minutes max)

A Registrar is an organization or company that is either authorized by ICANN (the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names & Numbers, an organization dedicated to Internet governance) to provide registration services for the .com, .net, .org, .biz and .info global top-level domain names, or is authorized by its respective government to register domain names within a specific TLD (domain name extension). A registrar must also be authorized by the Registry of a Top Level Domain to act as an agent of the registry to process domain name registrations, where the agent is not a reseller. The registrar is also responsible for creating and maintaining a WHOIS database for its customers.

Few rules for register a "dot DOM" (.COM, .NET, .ORG) domain name:

  • The Registry assign the domain names to the registrants, following the chronological order of the requests; it's very important to complete the Netregister's online forms for register quickly a domain

  • May be registered by private individuals and companies around the world

  • An unlimited number of domains may be registered by the same Registrant (Owner of the domain)

  • Certain domain names are reserved

  • A domain name cannot be booked

  • The registration procedures ends only when the domain it is uploaded in the database of domain names (WhoIs database), which is called the Registry of the Assigned Names (RAN)

  • To name your domain you can use any letter, numbers between 0 and 9, and the symbol "-" (hyphen)

  • The name can neither start nor end with the character "-" (hyphen)

  • Minimum domain name length: 3 letters (excluding the extension)

  • Maximum domain name length: 63 letters (excluding extension)

  • There is no difference between small and capital letters

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Rules for the assignment of a dot COM domain name