.africa domain extension

.africa Domain Names – Give Your Business an African Identity

A dotAfrica domain name proudly declares that you have an African presence, but that’s just for starters. .africa is a symbol that embodies the opportunities of the Bright Continent.

.africa is for organisations, businesses and people that embrace the optimism, resilience, ingenuity and dynamism of the Bright Continent.

The benefits of a .africa domain name include showcasing the brand and it’s commitment to the African continent, establishing a home for Africa-specific products and services, expanding the brand’s regional influence and acquiring valuable online real-estate in a fast-growing and high-potential market.

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Why choose a .Africa domain extension?

DotAfrica will enable Africa to open up to the rest of the world and expand its commercial influence. If it is presented positively, dotAfrica has the potential to become an enormous domain name. Many companies want an African presence because the continent still has so much potential.

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Who can register .Africa domain names?

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Africa has a billion people. It also has 54 country extensions (ccTLDs) that will become “registrars” of dotAfrica. We believe that dotAfrica will have more impact than dotAsia, which has 200,000 domain names. In Asia, the country extensions are very strong, which is not yet the case in Africa. The African community is diverse with Anglophones, Francophones, Hispanics—Africans all claiming a certain identity. DotAfrica will allow African content, tourism or culture to be presented in much more unified way to outsiders.

Registration is open to any person, company, or organization located anywhere in world.

Registering and activating a .africa domain name is easy. Get in touch with an ICANN Accredited Registrars here and start the process of securing a .africa domain name.

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.africa Pricing

The price for this extension is not fixed yet and varies from one registrar to another

$20.0 – $30.0/yr
$20.00 – $30.0/yr
not Clear yet


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