The .bingo domain name is a new generic top-level domain (gTLD) that will provide a new internet namespace for the gaming community, particularly the Bingo industry.
The .bingo gTLD is specifically dedicated to providing a dedicated space on the internet for all things related to bingo, including trademarks and businesses exclusively focused on bingo.
What benefits does the .bingo domain name offer?
1. The .bingo domain name is designed specifically for the Bingo industry to provide a unique namespace for all things related to bingo.
2. The .bingo domain name provides businesses and organizations exclusive use of their preferred brand name within a dedicated online space, protecting them from cybersquatters or other third parties looking to capitalize on the brand name.
3. The .bingo domain name is highly relevant and targeted to Bingo players, operators, and professionals and provides a dedicated internet space for registrants specifically interested in bingo-related online activity.
4. The .bingo domain name creates a new global top-level internet space dedicated to the Bingo industry that links back to a registrant's existing website.
5. Is a great branding tool for bingo-related businesses and organizations, particularly when used in conjunction with their trademarked brand name as their website address.
6. It can be used to enhance a registrant's image or provide information about their products and services.
7. It can be used as part of a marketing strategy to attract customers to your website and increase sales.
8. The .bingo domain name is available for use by all businesses, individuals, and organizations who meet the ICANN requirements including entities engaged in lawful activities related to Bingo, whether for-profit or not-for-profit.
9. It is a great way to connect and communicate with like-minded groups and individuals interested in bingo-related online activity.
10. It makes it easier to locate relevant online resources for bingo-related businesses, organizations, games, events, promotions etc., worldwide.
11. This dedicated namespace will reduce the amount of inappropriate content on the internet relative to Bingo.
What are the registration restrictions for a .bingo domain name?
- Minimum of 1 and Maximum of 63 characters
- Allowed: A to Z, a to z, 0 to 9, - . , + _ (no spaces or dashes)
- NOT allowed: periods (.), commas (,), apostrophes('), hyphens(-), underscores(_)
- Brand name preferred.
- Second-level domains are available for registration to provide more differentiation, e.g., different product names, brands, or organizations.
- You must be a Bingo industry professional or an organization engaged in lawful Bingo-related activities to register .bingo domain names.
- You must meet the ICANN requirements for domain name registration to register .bingo gTLD.
- All registrations are subject to verification by the registry.
What is required to register a .bingo domain name?
To register a .bingo domain name, you must have an existing valid website that relates to Bingo, which you are able to transfer onto the .BINGO namespace. You must also be able to prove that you own or have licensed the name from the trademark owner.
Who can apply for a .bingo domain name?
Any individual, community group, business, or organization that meets the ICANN requirements can apply for a .bingo domain name.