Sponsored Tld

A sponsored top-level domain (sTLD) is one of the categories of top-level domains (TLDs) maintained by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) for use in the Domain Name System of the Internet.IANA currently distinguishes the following groups of top-level domains:country-code top-level domains (ccTLD)generic top-level domains (gTLD)sponsored top-level domains (sTLD)unsponsored top-level domainsinfrastructure top-level domain (.arpa)A sponsored TLD is a specialized top-level domain that has a sponsor representing a specific community served by the domain.
Posts about Sponsored Tld
  • New .jobs contract based on new gTLD agreement

    … in its contract, ICANN has published the proposed new version of its RA for public comment. It’s basically the new gTLD RA, albeit substantially modified to reflect the fact that .jobs is a “Sponsored TLD” — slightly different to a “Community” TLD under the current rules — and because .jobs has been around for nine years already. That means it won’t…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 6 readers -
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