The Dutch domain suffix is the preferred choice in the Netherlands
Purchase the .NL domain name extension for your website, blog or personal homepage. It's the most popular choice for Dutch people who prefer their local TLD (top-level domain) over the international .COM, .NET or .ORG suffixes. With a population of nearly 17 million, the monarchy is the biggest of the three Benelux countries Netherlands, Luxembourg and Belgium. If you are doing business in the Netherlands, you also might want to buy the corresponding Dutch-language domains in the .EU or .BE suffix.
The .NL web address is the third largest country domain in Europe after Germany's .DE and .UK from the United Kingdom. Further protect your European identity by registering a .NL domain today.
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Your domain registration questions, answered
How does getting a domain work?
There are two pieces to this equation. First, there are domain registries that own the individual top-level domains (like Verisign, which owns .com, .net, and a few other TLDs). Then there's us, the domain registrar, which provides a big online store that houses all the TLDs in one convenient location. When you register a domain, we reserve it for you through the individual registries... like an Amazon of sorts if you were looking for an HDMI cable.
Are there any additional things I need to buy?
Nope, every domain we sell comes with all the bells and whistles attached. If the TLD supports WHOIS privacy, we turn it on automatically. If you want to transfer your domain to another registrar, we don't have any secret add-ons to keep you tied down. And we don't place any weird ads or parking pages on unused domains — we don't see that much anymore, but it was a thing companies have done in the past.