Why choose a .de domain?
Grow your online presence with a trusted and recognized .de domain name. A .de domain name tells the world that your business and website are German. That's because .de is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Germany. Well-known and trusted by Germans, a .de domain name is a great choice for any business operating in Germany or targeting German consumers.
.de facts, stats & history
Join millions of German organizations by registering a .de domain. The .de domain extension has over 16 million registrations and is managed by DENIC, which oversees all .de top-level domains. The name is based on the first two letters of the German name for Germany, which is “Deutschland.” Launch your .de website today and enjoy the established track record a .de domain name has to offer.
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Is .de right for you?
If your company does most of its business in Germany, you may find a .de domain is the perfect fit. A .de domain is ideal for German shoppers who prefer to buy local and be charged in Euros.
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Whether you’re a local brand, a global powerhouse, or something in between, a .de domain can help you market and sell a product or service in Germany.
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FAQ - Learn more about .de domains
.de is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Germany. A large variety of German businesses and organizations use .de domains and it has become one of the most popular and trusted TLDs across Germany.
A .de domain extension is a great choice for any German organization (for profit or non-profit) due to its familiarity and trust with German consumers.
While anyone in the world can register a .de domain name, an address for service in Germany is required for registrants who live overseas.
Yes, you can buy your branded .de domain names through Shopify.
Shopify offers free SSL certificates for all the domains registered through our platform. SSL certificates can cost you hundreds of dollars yearly.