Target a specific audience with a .gs domain name
The .gs domain ending is the official domain ending for South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, a British overseas territory in the southern Atlantic Ocean. That makes .gs a very targeted domain, ideal for professionals and others looking to publish a website specifically for those who live in this territory.
With .gs there are many possibilities
While .gs has existed since 1997, there are still not many .gs domain names registered. Buying a .gs domain name provides near full freedom when choosing your domain name. With .gs, you can also create interesting "domain hacks," especially those targeting an English speaking audience. In addition, "GS" can be used as an acronym with a number of different meanings, notably:
- General Science
- Global Solutions
- Global Sources
- General Store
A .gs domain name is just a click away
A .gs domain name has the advantage of being simple to quickly and easily register. The .gs domain ending is open for anyone to register on a "first come, first served" basis. All you need is a few clicks to buy your .gs domain name: you get it immediately, and you can renew it for 1 to 5 years.
.gs domain prices
Rules and particularities of .gs domain names
Terms and ConditionsAttribution: .gs domain names are open to everyone
Syntax: from 2 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place)
Registration period: from 1 to 5 years
Second-level extensions: no
ProceduresRegistration:the Registry sends you an email with a link in order to activate your domain name, failing to complete this procedure within the deadline given your domain name will be deleted by the Registry (necessary on the registration of your domain name, the anniversary of registration, the renewal, or when performing an owner change)
Renewal:up to 1 day before the expiration date
Disputes:Complaint Resolution Service (CRS)
Transfer (change of Registrar):the request is launched from the website of the domain's new registrar. Be sure that you have the domain's auth code (which you must get from the former registrar), that the domain's status is not "TransferProhibited", that it does not expire soon, and that it was create/renew at least 15 days prior to the request. The transfer must be confirmed by email
Change of Ownership:available on our interface
Deletion process:quarantine of 28 days, see this table
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