What is the .home generic Top Level Domain Extension?
Home can mean a lot of things. It can be the physical home, a home page on the Internet, or it could mean family; all of these are valid descriptions of what a home is. The new .home gTLD extension will be one of the new gTLDs that offer flexibility to those registering a domain under the new extension.
For real estate individuals or organizations, the .home generic Top Level Domain will allow you to create a domain name that represents your presence in this particular segment of the industry. YourRealEstateAgency.home or RealEstateBroker.home allows those related to the real estate industry to tell clients that if they buy or sell residential properties. Construction companies can also use .home domains to signify their association with residential property construction projects.
Businesses that have multiple websites can also use a .home domain to consolidate their online presence. A .home domain can signify that the website they are in is your main website and that you have multiple portals that lead to region or area specific websites.
Non-profit organizations can register .home domains to create informative messages on their websites. Individuals can use .home domains to create a website that provides a welcoming message to people who need support or professional help.
Pre-register now and secure your .home domain today!
.home gTLD Requirements
The new gTLD applications for the applicants, .HOME REGISTRY INC., DotHome Inc., Go Daddy East, LLC, Charleston Road Registry Inc., Lifestyle Domain Holdings, Inc., Baxter Pike, LLC, DotHome / CGR E-Commerce Ltd, Uniregistry, Corp., Merchant Law Group LLP, Dot Home LLC, and Top Level Domain Holdings Limited, are still being reviewed but you can expect to see some extensions become available in 2013 when they are released by ICANN.