Finally, a domain extension dedicated to developers
A .dev domain is an ideal showcase for presenting your projects, tools, platforms, programming languages, blogs, and much more.
A secure space for your projects
For every .dev domain purchased at Gandi, you'll get a free SSL certificate to allow HTTPS authentication of your .dev domain name.
With the purchase of a .dev domain, you get:
- A free SSL certificate to secure your domain name
- 2 Standard email mailboxes each with 3 GB of storage
- 50% off the purchase of your first hosting
.dev domain prices
Rules and particularities of .dev domain names
.DEV domain names at Gandi.netAccreditation: Gandi has been accredited for .DEV domain names since November 2018
Terms and ConditionsAssigning: .DEV domain names are open to everyone.
.DEV is a security-focused space, meaning that HTTPS is required for all websites. The entire .DEV namespace has been added to the HSTS Preload list. To work properly in browsers, you will need to obtain a SSL certificate and configure the HTTPS serving
Syntax: from 1 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place and third and fourth place)
IDN (accented domain names): yes
Registration period: 1 to 10 years during general availability, 1 year during Sunrise and Early Access periods
Second-level extensions: no
ProceduresRenewal: domains are deactivated upon expiration. It is possible to renew up to 45 days following the expiration date
Disputes: URS and UDRP
Transfer (change of Registrar): the process is started on the new registrar's interface with an auth code. Ensure that your domain does not have a TransferProhibited status, is older than 60 days and has not been transferred in the last 60 days. The effective transfer depends on your validation (by email) and renews the domain name for one year
Change of Ownership: available on our interface, the current procedure consists in email confirmation by both former and new domain name owner. The expiration date is unchanged
Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see this table
Frequently Asked Questions
What hosting plan should I choose?
Gandi offers several different types of quality web hosting that are easy to use:
How do I choose the right domain for me?
Explore our various services:
- Check the domain availability of your ideal domain name with our domain search tool
- See all the domain name extensions (over 750) we offer
- new domain name extensions
- WHOIS: view publicly available domain name information
How can I secure my website?
To help secure your website, make use of an SSL certificate from among our offer :
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