What are the five most common domain extensions?


What are the five most common domain extensions?

Domain Extensions:

Domain extensions are the letters that come after the last period in a web address. These extensions describe what kind of site the website could be as well as from which part of the world it may be from.

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According to Lifewire, as of March 26, 2018, the top 5 most common domain extensions are these:

  1. .com
  2. .org
  3. .net
  4. .us
  5. .co

The .com stands for...

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In this lesson, we'll learn what a web domain is and the significant role the domain name plays in attracting customers. We'll also discuss the Domain Name System (DNS), identify and describe the eight top-level domains (TLDs), and discuss the syntax rules applicable to domain name construction.

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