Did you know there are now hundreds of new domain extensions other than .com, .net or .org?

They are also known as new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), some of them are cool, some are weird and strange, and Domainosity is your guide to them, as well as to the classic ones
Culture & humanities .actor ​.art ​.band ​.book ​.film ​.gallery ​.movie ​.music ​.photo ​.pictures ​.show ​.studio ​.theater ​.fun ​.lol ​ and more… Business & economy .associates ​.bank ​.broker ​.business ​.finance ​.money ​.realestate ​.trade ​.ventures ​.consulting ​ and more… Technology & internet .app ​.click ​.cloud ​.computer ​.data ​.digital ​.hosting ​.network ​.online ​.radio ​.systems ​.camera ​.car ​.moto ​.motorcycles ​ and more… Education & science .academy ​.college ​.courses ​.degree ​.education ​.mba ​.phd ​.prof ​.science ​.school ​.study ​.university ​.institute ​ and more… Health, fitness & sports .run ​.clinic ​.baseball ​.basketball ​.fan ​.football ​.golf ​.hockey ​.ski ​.soccer ​.sport ​.tennis ​.yoga ​.box ​ and more… News, media & communication .blog ​.guide ​.news ​.press ​.report ​.review ​.tips ​.weather ​.talk ​.page ​.reviews ​.rsvp ​.stream ​.read ​.author ​ and more… Geographic & ethnic .africa ​.amsterdam ​.barcelona ​.city ​.london ​.madrid ​.moscow ​.nyc ​.paris ​.sydney ​.tokyo ​.wien ​.boston ​.rio ​.kiwi ​ and more… Profession .accountant ​.actor ​.attorney ​.career ​.ceo ​.dentist ​.engineer ​.expert ​.lawyer ​.prof ​.vet ​.contractors ​.florist ​.doctor ​ and more… Travel & leisure .bingo ​.camp ​.cruise ​.dance ​.dating ​.fly ​.game ​.holiday ​.hotel ​.party ​.play ​.pub ​.yachts ​.boats ​ and more… Food, beverages & gastronomy .bar ​.beer ​.cafe ​.coffee ​.cooking ​.eat ​.food ​.grocery ​.kitchen ​.menu ​.pizza ​.recipes ​.restaurant ​.vodka ​.wine ​ and more… Lifestyle & fashion .beauty ​.community ​.democrat ​.fan ​.fashion ​.gay ​.lifestyle ​.style ​.boutique ​.clothing ​.cool ​.eco ​.sexy ​.tattoo ​.free ​ and more… Shopping & services .diamonds ​.watches ​.gifts ​.jewelry ​.shoes ​.silk ​.furniture ​.flowers ​.delivery ​.services ​.repair ​.luxe ​.tools ​.toys ​.training ​ and more… Universal .ing ​.new ​.onl ​.today ​.day ​.here ​.now ​.xyz ​.zone ​.final ​.circle ​.zero ​.like ​.fast ​ and more… Country code .uk ​.io ​.ly ​.tv ​.de ​.es ​.cz ​ and more… (brands & closed) .airbus ​.barclays ​.bentley ​.ferrari ​.honda ​.mattel ​.microsoft ​.nissan ​.volkswagen ​.walmart ​ and more…

gTLD news on other sites and blogs

DomainPulseDomainPulse, 23 July 2016ICANN: Auction for 1 Contention Set Slated for 27 July 2016DomainInciteDomainIncite, 22 July 2016.web auction to go ahead after ICANN denies Donuts/Radix appealCircleIDCircleID, 21 July 2016ICANN Publishes gTLD Statistics and Trends Report, Asks for Community FeedbackDomainPulseDomainPulse, 20 July 2016Protecting Domain Portfolios From Abuse With mambo⁺DomainPulseDomainPulse, 20 July 2016Domains Reach 326 Million With New gTLDs Now 5 Percent Of All RegistrationsDomainPulseDomainPulse, 20 July 2016What’s in a name? How memory recall is improved with new Top Level DomainsCircleIDCircleID, 19 July 201612 Million New Domains Registered in Frist Quarter 2016, Total Domains Reach 326.4 Million WorldwideCircleIDCircleID, 19 July 2016Facilitating a Trusted Web Space for Financial Service ProfessionalsDomainPulseDomainPulse, 19 July 2016ICANN: Revised Report on DNS Abuse and New gTLD Program Safeguards Now AvailableDomainPulseDomainPulse, 15 July 2016Postponement Of .WEB Auction Sought But Denied Over Questions Of Applicant Ownership more news

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What is a top-level domain (TLD)?

TLD, sometimes called a domain extension, is the last part of a domain name (not the whole address). For illustration, the TLD for www.junglenavigator.com/faq/ is ".com".

Wikipedia | ICANNWiki
What is a generic top-level domain (gTLD)?

It is a TLD with at least 3 characters (e.g. .com) that operates directly under the policies established by ICANN processes for the global Internet community. Some can be used freely, some are reserved for special usage (e.g. .gov) and are called sponsored top-level domains (sTLD). Simply put, a generic TLD is any other than a country top-level domain (ccTLD).

Wikipedia | ICANNWiki
What is a country code top-level domain (ccTLD)?

It is a TLD used for a country a sovereign state, or a dependent territory, e.g. .at for Austria.

Wikipedia | ICANNWiki
Can I now register a second level domain under one of the new gTLDs?

Yes, those that are marked by an arrow are already registrable.

So, what is the purpose of this site?

This site gathers information (mostly) on new gTLDs and presents it in a convenient way so you won't miss out on the latest news from the great gTLD scramble. Watch this site and become aware of every change and chance arising around new gTLDs.

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