|Sole .FR registration||£9.99|
|.FR with hosting||FREE|
|TLD||Registrar-Lock||Transfers||Edit WHOIS||ID Protect||Registration Period|
|.FR||no||yes (EPP)||yes||no||1 Year|
The Dot FR country-specific top-level extension is the most popular one amongst speakers of French and if you possess a website in French, such a domain name will be a wonderful choice to reach tens of millions of WWW users, having in mind the fact that a .FR domain is more probable to have higher French search engine rankings. This doesn’t include only France, but also states with significant French-speaking communities, such as Canada, Switzerland, Belgium and numerous countries in Northern and Central Africa. People from all these countries regularly use French email providers and search online for French websites, so this is a great chance for you to get in touch with them them.
The domain name extension was created in 1986, but registrations were restricted to individuals and businesses based in France until 2011 when the process was liberalized. At present, a dot FR domain can be purchased by anybody from the European Union, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Norway and Iceland. With over 2,500,000 functioning domains, the .FR top-level domain name extension is amongst the most popular country-specific extensions. And this number has increased with a whole million over the past several years.
If you want to obtain a dot FR domain, you can do it through our firm and it will be operational more or less instantaneously. AFNIC, the Registry organization that handles this TLD, has specific restrictions about certain records that the name servers of a .FR domain must have, and we meet these requirements, so you will not encounter any problems to get your site up and running in a matter of minutes. Many hosting firms, especially 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 interface – you’ll be able to modify the WHOIS information at any time, to create and to edit Custom DNS records, to park domains, etc.
.FR Domain Names with Value Hosting
If you want to have complete control of numerous .FR domain names, however, you don't want to use complicated domain name administration interfaces or different Control Panels, we've got just the solution for you. With Value Hosting's Domain Manager, you will get full control of your .FR domain names and you'll be able to manage other domains as well, all from the very same location. You can also easily modify your domain names' DNS records, to effortlessly set up URL forwarding, to park limitless domains and a lot more.
For those who also have a hosting account with Value Hosting, it is possible to comfortably take care of your websites along with your domains from the very same Control Panel.