About registering a .ws Domain Name

The .ws country-code top-level domain name (ccTLD) is an extension that represents Western Samoa. For companies that conduct business in that region and individuals who want to reach the growing number of Internet users there, .ws domain names are a good investment. Registering a .ws domain name gives you regional recognition and an easy-to-manage Web presence. In addition, .ws is globablly recognized as an abbreviation for website.

Anyone, anywhere can register .ws domain names on a first-come, first-served basis.

NOTE: To register a .ws domain name with 3 characters or less, visit the Global Domains International, Inc. registry.

Domain names can contain three to 63 characters, including letters (a to z), numbers (0 to 9), and hyphens (except at the beginning or end of the domain name). You cannot register domain names with special characters, such as & and #.