Expired .OBSERVER Domains

Registration Requirements

There is no special process needed to register a .OBSERVER domain name, no special action is needed on your end.

.OBSERVER Registry Information

Registration Service

https://donuts.domains/

Whois Server

whois.nic.observer

Registration Date

2016-09-15

Registration Price

$12.00 Annually

Registered Domains

1,596

Whois Privacy

Yes

.OBSERVER Top Registrars

Registrar name Registered domains Share, %
NameCheap, Inc. 971 39.20%
Tucows Domains Inc. 147 5.93%
Porkbun LLC 145 5.85%
Key-Systems, LLC 67 2.70%
NameSilo, LLC 57 2.30%
Gandi SAS 41 1.66%
Global Domains International, Inc. DBA DomainCostClub.com 39 1.57%
101domain GRS Limited 39 1.57%
united-domains AG 33 1.33%
MarkMonitor Inc. 27 1.09%

What is the .observer domain name?

The .observer domain name is a top-level domain name (TLD) that is specifically reserved for use by organizations that observe or monitor the internet, such as internet service providers (ISPs), web hosting companies, and online security firms.

The .observer domain name provides these organizations with a unique and recognizable namespace to identify themselves online.


Why should I register a .observer domain name?

There are several reasons why you should consider registering a .observer domain name for your organization.

First, the .observer domain name is a unique and memorable TLD that will help you stand out from the competition. Second, it can help improve your online branding and reputation.

Third, it can help improve your website's search engine rankings. Finally, it can help protect your brand from trademark infringement.

Your organization's presence on the internet is an important part of your business. By registering a .observer domain name, you will be able to provide customers and other visitors with a memorable and trusted community point of contact for all things related to your organization.

In addition to providing a recognizable identity for your business, by being one of the first organizations in any TLD or industry sector to take advantage of a new namespace, you can reach out to millions of potential new customers who are actively seeking services in that particular area.


Do I have to be a member of an organization to register .observer?

No, you do not have to be a member of an organization in order to register a .observer domain name. Any person or organization that wants to protect its online identity is able to register this type of TLD.


What are the requirements before I can submit my application for registration?

The registry does not require any additional information from applicants wanting to register .observer domain names. However, please note that there may be specific Whois directory restrictions associated with some registrars.

It is the applicant's responsibility to check with their selected registrar for more information on these possible restrictions beforehand.


Is it possible to transfer my .observer domain name to another registrar?

Yes, it is possible to transfer your .observer domain name from one registrar to another. Please note that the administrative contact for the domain must have a valid email address on file with the existing registrar in order for this process to be initiated.


What if my organization already has a .com TLD? Should I still apply for a .observer domain name?

If your organization currently has a registered .com TLD, you should consider whether or not there is any reason why you cannot operate both domains simultaneously.

You may find that having both a .com and a .observer version of your website actually helps improve traffic and increase SEO rankings.


What are the registration restrictions for a .observer domain name?

There are no specific restrictions on who can register a .observer domain name. However, please note that the registry does reserve the right to revoke any registrations that it deems to be in bad faith or for malicious purposes.