Experience the distinction of a. ORG domain for your website. ORG domains have become the place where people turn to find credible information, get involved, and fund causes online.
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Register Your .ORG Domain
The name is truncated from organization. It was one of the original domains established in , and has been operated by the Public Interest Registry since The domain was originally "intended as the miscellaneous TLD for organizations that didn't fit anywhere else". The number of registered domains in org has increased from fewer than one million in the s, to ten million in , and held steady between ten and eleven million since then. The sale was blocked by Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ICANN in April on the basis that transfer of control of the domain to the private equity firm would create "unacceptable uncertainty" for non-profits that relied on the org domain. The domain ". The other early top-level domains were com , us , edu , gov , mil and net.
The registrar will check if the domain name is available for registration and create a WHOIS record with the domain name registrant's information. It is also possible to register domain names through a registrar's resellers. The diagram below illustrates the main functions of the parties that are usually involved in the process. A domain name registrant is the person or organization who has registered the domain name. In order to do so, the domain name registrant will usually apply online to a domain registrar or one of their resellers.