|Sole .FR registration||$11.00|
|.FR with hosting||$7.00|
|TLD||Registrar-Lock||Transfers||Edit WHOIS||ID Protect||Registration Period|
|.FR||no||yes (EPP)||yes||no||1 Year|
The .FR country-specific domain extension is the most widely used one amongst French speakers and if you possess a website in French, such a domain will be a wonderful choice to get through to tens of millions of Internet users, taking into account that a .FR domain is more likely to have higher French search engine standings. This doesn’t include only France, but also states with considerable French-speaking communities, such as Canada, Switzerland, Belgium and many of the countries in Northern and Central Africa. People from all these countries frequently use French electronic mail providers and search online for French websites, so this is a perfect chance for you to contact them them.
The domain name extension was launched in 1986, but registrations were limited to persons and businesses situated in France until 2011 when the process was loosened. Nowadays, a .FR domain can be bought by anybody from the European Union, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Norway and Iceland. With more than two and a half million active registrations, the dot FR top-level domain name extension is amongst the most popular country-specific domains. And this number has risen with a whole million over the past couple of years.
If you would like to register a dot FR domain, you can do it through our firm and it will go live almost right away. AFNIC, the Registry organization that handles this TLD, has specific conditions about certain records that the name servers of a .FR domain should have, and we meet these requirements, so you will not come across any problems to get your site up and running in a matter of minutes. Many web hosting firms, mainly resellers, don’t offer the full set of records, so you can’t really host a .FR domain name with them. You will have full control over your domain through our Hepsia Control Panel tool – you’ll be able to change the WHOIS contact info at any time, to create and to update Custom DNS records, to park domains, etc.
.FR Domains with Domain Authority
With the DNS record and also URL redirection management options featured in Domain Authority's Domain Manager, you will be able to fully control the behavior of your .FR domain names. That's right, it is possible to control a variety of domains from the exact same location and to park as many domain names as you need - should you would like to extend your web presence. The latter is going to be a simple task with our very effective, yet surprisingly user-friendly domain management tool.