.shop is the top level domain for all things shopping. Whether you sell products or services, online or offline a .shop domain name adds meaning to your online address and is a powerful marketing tool.
The word shop is short and versatile. It is understood and used in many languages and cultures around the world, and works as both a noun and a verb. The .shop TLD is not only the natural choice for online services and shopping sites, it is also a great fit for offline retailers building an online presence.
Many of the world’s leading brands use shop to add online shopping to their primary URL. Choose a .shop name for a dedicated online shopping address that is short, easy to remember and a powerful marketing tool.
The .shop Sunrise period is a priority registration period that allows trademark holders to secure domain names that correspond to their trademarks before .shop becomes available to the general public. To take advantage of this priority registration period, your trademark must be registered in the Trademark Clearinghouse. The .shop Sunrise period runs from June 30 to August 29.
The Early Access Program marks the opening of .shop to the general public, and is an advance registration progam. Participants will have first pick to acquire relevant, meaningful and easy to remember .shop domain names.
Registration for .shop will be opened to anyone on a first-come-first-served basis via participating registrars from September 26, 2016
We are looking for businesses or individuals who believe in the potential of the .shop TLD, and want to be first to set up shop at .shop. If you have a great idea for .shop website, and marketing plan, please let us know. Download the .shop Pioneer Progam application form here.