What is the .pictures generic Top Level Domain extension?
The new .pictures gTLD is a great domain extension for photographers, media specialists and graphic designers. With this new gTLD, you can create YourBusiness.Pictures and people will get a good idea what your website is all about and what you have to offer.
.pictures gTLD Requirements
Registration of .pictures domains is open to everyone and its Sunrise Period begins on May 13, 2014.
.pictures is a "Regulated Domain" which is subject to additional requirements mandated by ICANN.
- Legal Compliance: Registrants must comply with all applicable laws, including laws relating to privacy, data collection, consumer protection (including in relation to misleading and deceptive conduct) and applicable consumer laws in respect of fair lending, debt collection, organic farming (if applicable), disclosure of data and financial regulations;
- Health and Financial Information: Registrants must acknowledge and agree that those who collect and maintain sensitive health and financial data must implement reasonable and appropriate security measures commensurate with the offering of those services, as defined by applicable law;