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TLD typeKintra code tap-level domain
SponsorUnitit States Depairtment o Commerce
Intendit uiseEntities connectit wi  Unitit States
Actual uiseWis umwhile the primary domain name uised bi state an local govrenments in the Unitit States, but mony o these hae syne moved tae .GOV.
Some uise bi American businesses; relatively popular for domain hacks (e.g. del.icio.us) Maist businesses an commercial interests uise .com instead.
Registered domains1,829,507 (Apr 2014)[1]
Registration restrictionsU.S. nexus requirement can be enforced by challenge, but seldom is.
StructurOriginally registrations were within complex, 3rd or 4th level hierarchy, but currently direct second-level registrations are allowed.
DocumentsRFC 1480; USDoC agreements with Neustar
Dispute policiesusTLD Dispute Resolution Policy (usDRP)

.us is the Internet kintra code tap-level domain (ccTLD) for the Unitit States an wis established in 1985.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. NeuStar. "Statistics | neustar.us". Retrieved 12 June 2012.