Why choose a .gl domain?
Embrace your national pride. .gl is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Greenland, the world’s largest island. It’s a great choice if you’re an international business looking to target Greenland natives or a local business promoting your products and services online.
.gl facts, stats & history
Introduced in 1994, .gl is operated and administered by TELE Greenland, the largest telecommunications company in Greenland. Although intended for Greenland-based businesses, anyone in the world can register a .gl domain name to establish their presence in this beautiful Arctic nation.
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Is .gl right for you?
.gl is ideal for any business looking to reach local Greenlanders, whether you're a small-scale startup or a large multinational firm.
Ideas for your .gl domain
Whether you’re a local chain, an international brand, or something in between, .gl is a smart choice for marketing your products or services in Greenland.
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FAQ - Learn more about .gl domains
.gl is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Greenland. It’s mainly used by local companies located in Greenland and international businesses seeking to promote their products and services to Greenland consumers.
.gl is an excellent option for anyone looking to reach the general public in Greenland, whether you’re a Greenland local, a regional retail chain, or an online store expanding into the Greenland market.
There are no restrictions on who can buy a .gl domain name.
Yes, you can buy a branded .gl domain on Shopify.
Shopify offers a free SSL certificate with all domains registered through our platform. With other registrars, SSL certification can cost you hundreds of dollars annually.