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Domain Registration

Domain registration is the process of registering a domain name, which identifies one or more IP addresses with a name that is easier to remember and use in URLs to identify particular Web pages. The person or business that registers domain name is called the domain name registrant.

Domain registration requires utilizing the services of a domain name registrar, an ICANN or national ccTLD accredited company that has the authority to register domain names. Registrars help individuals and organizations register a domain name that has an extension like .com, .org, .net, .info, .biz, .us, .mobi, .name, .pro, .tv, etc.

There are more than 250 extensions of domain names to choose.

Domain names can be registered for 1 or any number of years with a max tenure of 10 years.

Some of the domain names are country specific like .us for United States .uk for United Kingdom, .it for Italy etc. and requires certain terms and condition for registering the domains.

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