Why choose a .us domain?
Grow your online presence with a trusted and recognized .us domain name. A .us domain name tells the world that your business and website are American. That’s because .us is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the United States. This means it’s location-specific and you can only register a .us domain if your business is in America. Well-known and trusted by Americans, a .us domain name is a great choice for any U.S. company.
.us facts, stats & history
Join thousands of American businesses by registering a .us domain. .us is regulated by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, which ensures that all .us domains are registered by Americans or organizations that have a genuine presence in the United States. Launch your .us website today and enjoy the established track record a .us domain name has to offer.
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Is .us right for you?
If your company does most of its business in America, you may find a .us domain is the perfect fit. A .us domain is ideal for American shoppers who prefer to buy local and be charged in USD.
Ideas for your .us domain
Whether you’re a local brand, a global powerhouse, or somewhere in between, a .us domain is a great choice for any American company hoping to market and sell a product or service in the United States.
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FAQ - Learn more about .us domains
.us is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the United States. A large variety of American businesses and organizations use .us domains and it has become one of the most popular and trusted TLDs across the United States.
A .us domain extension is a great choice for any American organization (for profit or non-profit) due to its familiarity and trust with American consumers.
In order to qualify for a .us domain name, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration requires registrants to be United States citizens, residents, organizations, or foreign entities with a substantial presence in the United States.
Yes, you can buy your branded .us domain names through Shopify.
Shopify offers free SSL certificates for all the domains registered through our platform. SSL certificates can cost you hundreds of dollars yearly.