.name domain name registration

.name Domain Name Registration

Enter your preferred domain above, without the .name part.

Buy .name Domain: .name

.name is a personal domain extension that encourages registrants to display their personal names, professional names, nicknames and any other names online. It is not restricted. However, registrants are strongly advised not to register a name that is close to a business trademark.

.name Domain Prices

Prices in US Dollars ($)
.nameGeneric, General-12121280

Optional Addons

  • DNS Management
Manage advanced aspects of the .name domain including A, AAAA, MX, TXT and other DNS records - with ease.
  • Domain Forwarding
Where necessary, you can choose to have traffic to your .name domain forwarded to another web address.
  • WHOIS Privacy
This optional feature allows the private contact details of the domain owner to be hidden from the public WHOIS record.

.name domain names

About .name domain

The domain extension can be used for your personal description and activities that you are involved in. It can be used for businesses that name their products or services after them. Mostly fashion items are given a name label.

A name carries a lot of meaning, be proud and of your name and register your .name. You can write your biography on a .name website. It will make things easier for people who are searching for your name online.
.name can help you differentiate your personality from the people sharing the same name as you.

Why .name domain?

  • To connect people who are sharing the same surname.
  • To align your name with your online brand.
  • To publish the history of a specific name.
  • To identify the number of people using the same name as yours.
  • To provide your website with a personal

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.name whois


You can lookup the public records of any .name domain name by making use of our .name WHOIS Lookup Tool.
Premium .name

Premium .NAME

Some domains are designated by the .name registry as premium. Contact Web4Africa to register them.
Accredited .name Registrar

Accredited .NAME Registrar

Web4Africa is an ICANN Accredited Domain Name Registrar certified to offer .name domain names.
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