There is no special process needed to register a .BARCELONA domain name, no special action is needed on your end.
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The .barcelona generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) is for individuals, organizations, and businesses who are located in the city of Barcelona or anywhere with a connection to this incredible city.
For example, you can create a website with information about your company's activities in Barcelona, news related to the city, its history and culture, or an online business that caters to people interested in visiting the city.
You can make a site for your business and offer information and updated content about special events and activities taking place within the city like concerts, sporting events, conferences, trade fairs, exhibits, and more.
The .barcelona domain name is open to everyone. Anyone interested in linking or connecting their website to Barcelona can register a .barcelona website.
The .barcelona domain name is the ideal choice for your company's new website — and it can help you promote and sell products, services, and events to an international audience who has a direct interest in what you offer.
With a .barcelona website, your business can achieve its full potential online. You'll have the ability to create multimedia content, launch an e-commerce store, and share updated business information with your customers instantly.
A .barcelona domain name will have up to 63 characters.
You can use the letters a-z (excluding ñ) and numbers 0-9, hyphens (-), and periods (.).
Spaces cannot be used in any part of the domain name.
The following symbols are not allowed: © ® ° @ § *.
Only individuals and organizations with a geographical connection to Barcelona will be allowed to register a .barcelona domain name.
Everyone who is interested in registering on a .barcelona website must provide proof of their connection to the city.
An individual must provide a copy of his or her passport, national identity card, or other official identification that confirms where he or she lives.
An organization must provide copies of its registration papers, tax forms, and other relevant documentation that shows where it is formally based.
Any prospective registrant must also provide information about the office address where they will manage their domain name - this cannot be a post box or mail-forwarding service, for example.
In addition to the documentation requirements, a registrant must also provide a description of his or her connection with Barcelona. This can be a description of where he or she lives in the city, what activities they regularly take part in at local events, and so on.
There are four categories of second-level domains available for registration under the .barcelona gTLD:
.barcelona — for individual and personal use. You can use this domain name to create a site that reflects your connection with Barcelona and its culture, heritage, and history.
A business could also choose this option since it provides a good way to advertise and promote their products and services.
.barcelona — for cultural use. This second-level domain name is the perfect choice for companies, organizations, and groups that have their base in Barcelona or are located in the city — because it shows clearly what connects them with Barcelona. It also allows you to offer goods and services to an international audience who may be interested in what you can offer.
.barcelona — for commercial use. This second-level domain name is ideal for any business or organization that wants to create a website about their activities in Barcelona.
It allows you to build up your online presence, direct traffic to your site, and connect with current and potential customers.
You can use it to sell your products and services, promote upcoming events, share news updates about your company, and more.
.barcelona — for non-profit organizations only. This second-level domain name is intended for Barcelona-based groups that do not have any sort of commercial or business aim, including hobbyist clubs and organizations, sports groups, academic societies, religious groups, social services agencies, etc.
In addition to registering a domain name that ends in .barcelona, you can also register a "second-level" domain name.
This is a name similar to your main website address - for example, if your site is www.mywebsite.com, you would also have a second-level name like www.mywebsite.com.barcelona, www.mywebsite.com.es, and so on.