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 How do I know when a particular gTLD is open for registration?

The exact launch timeline for each new gTLD is still uncertain, which is why we recommend you...

 I have a trademark for a particular term/word/phrase. How can I ensure I get the domain name with that term?

ICANN has introduced a Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH) to simplify domain registration for...

 If I pre-order a new gTLD domain name, will I get it for sure?

Pre-ordering a domain name does NOT guarantee that you will be able to register it. Depending on...

 What Are Premium Domains?

Definition Premium Domains are domain names that are already registered, but made available for...

 What is The Sunrise Period?

When new Top-Level Domain (TLD) extensions are being launched, they typically begin with a 30 to...

 What will be the different registration phases or periods for these gTLDs?

When a new gTLD launches, there will be a Sunrise period (minimum of 30 days) for trademark...

 What will the domain names cost?

Each gTLD will be managed by a registry operator, who will decide the price of domain names. This...

 When will these new TLDs be available?

As of October 2013, several TLDs have signed contracts with ICANN and others will follow over the...

 Why are there so many new TLDs?

Finding a domain name that properly represents your online identity is very difficult today....