.amsterdam

.amsterdam is a top-level domain for the city of Amsterdam. ICANN gave the government of Amsterdam the permission to operate the domain on 24 July 2014[3] as a part of its new gTLD programme. The public has been able to register .amsterdam web addresses since September 2015.[4] Usage of the TLD has been very limited and its introduction has been criticised for its lack of cost-effectiveness.[2] In 2019, the number of domains registered under the TLD decreased by 9.1%.[5]Registration Data Access Protocol was enabled for .amsterdam domains in July 2019.[6]

.amsterdam
Logo of .amsterdam top-level domain.png
Introduced2014
TLD typeGeoTLD
StatusActive
RegistryICANN
Intended useEntities connected with Amsterdam
Registered domains27000 (May 2016)[2]
Registration restrictionsNone
StructureRegistrations are taken directly at the second level
DNSSECyes [1]
Registry websitenic.amsterdam

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "DNSSEC Policy and Practice Statement .amsterdam" (PDF). SIDN. Archived from the original (PDF) on 30 April 2017. Retrieved 30 April 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b Stil, Herman. "Nauwelijks interesse in domeinnaam .amsterdam". Het Parool (in Dutch) (19 May 2016). Archived from the original on 20 May 2016. Retrieved 30 April 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ ".amsterdam Registry Agreement". ICANN. Archived from the original on 1 January 2017. Retrieved 30 April 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Heeft u al een .amsterdam?". SIDN (in Dutch). Archived from the original on 20 October 2016. Retrieved 30 April 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "Domeinnaamonderzoek: .NL verliest aan populariteit". Hostnet (in Dutch). 28 January 2020. Archived from the original on 31 March 2020. Retrieved 30 June 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ "SIDN enables RDAP for .amsterdam and .politie". SIDN. 24 July 2019. Archived from the original on 30 June 2020. Retrieved 30 June 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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