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A top-level Internet domain used for personal use; for example, harry.potter.name. This is known as a "third-level domain name," because the last name (second level) and first name (third level) are used. The dot-name name was added in 2000. See Internet domain name.
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com was the world's first accredited dot-name registrar and among the world's first accredited dot- US registrars and dot-au registrars.
With the recent launch of the new global domain names, dot-info and dot-biz, and the pending launch of other new domains like dot-name and dot-pro, consumers now have more options for domain registration.
The partnership agreement was reached just days after the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) voted on the selection of seven new domain name suffixes -- dot-aero, dot-museum, dot-biz, dot-coop, dot-info, dot-name and dot-pro -- showcasing the growing importance of branding and localizing identities on the Internet.
com was accredited by London-based Global Name Registry as the world's first dot-name registrar, and has since been accepting online pre-registrations from individuals who wish to be among the first to "put their name on the net".
People recognize that dot-name is different - the domain and the unique e-mail address will give people a personal presence in the new Global Village," said Hall.
With dot-name registrations, people also gain an e-mail address that they can forward to whatever work or home address they wish.
Results and best practices will be shared with all interested Dot-Name registrars.
Haugnes pioneered the Dot-Name top level domain and was also a founder of Name Planet.
Dot-Name changes the game allowing them to be 'sam@daniels.
was the eighth ICANN-accredited domain name registrar and offers registration for the most popular domain extensions - notably dot-com, dot-net, dot-org, dot-info, dot-biz, dot-name, dot-ca and dot-us.
com is the world's first accredited dot-name registrar, is among the world's first accredited dot-US registrars and among the accredited dot-au registrars.
com), was the eighth ICANN-accredited domain name registrar in the world and offers registration for the most popular domain extensions - notably dot-com, dot-net, dot-org, dot-info, dot-biz and dot-name.