The perfect New gTLD for the IT security and protection sector, but also for any individual, group, or business in the protection/security arena. It's also great for bloggers and publications that write about security, protection, and related topics.
|Sunrise ||December 17, 2015 -- January 19, 2016 |
|Landrush ||January 20, 2016 -- January 27, 2016 |
|General Availability ||January 27, 2016 |
Security (which could also be called protection) is a huge sector. The new .protection domain extension was created primarily and specifically for the IT sector--to allow for a fully secure and protected web presence your clients will trust. But there are many other applications, as there ar many other types of protection--there is Web, home, business, credit card, identity, and personal security/protection. The new .PROTECTION domain extension is perfect for any individual, group, or business in the security and/or protection arena. Dot PROTECTION can also be used as shopping cart domain names, to let your customers know they’re protected while they buy.
The goal of the new .protection gTDL is to provide a new/better way for busniesses to identify themselves as a security type of business, but also to let customers know that they are 'secure' and 'protected' while on a particular site--to bolster confidence for their online visitors, shoppers, and audiences. Registering a .protection domain extension for your brand will help you grow your attendance, by letting the world know exactly who you are and what you do. And it will help enhance advertizing efforts and help you promote your business (or yourself) more effectively online, increasing search rankings. Be sure to get the .protection domain name you want before it's taken.
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Are individual .protection registrations allowed? | Yes
Will I need to provide additional information to register a .protection domain name? | No
▼ Do restrictions apply to some .protection domain names? | Yes
In accordance with ICANN schedule of reserved names the following are restricted: “EXAMPLE” shall be reserved at the second level and at all other levels within the TLD at which Registry Operator makes registrations.Two-character labels: All two-character labels shall be initially reserved. The reservation of a two character label string may be released to the extent that Registry Operator reaches agreement with the government and country-code manager. The Registry Operator may also propose release of these reservations based on its implementation of measures to avoid confusion with the corresponding country codes.
Are IDNs available? | Yes
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