(or click the menu to pick another NAME.SPACE TLD that fits your needs)
Your $30 registration supports
SOCIAL ENTERPRISE and COMMUNITY MEDIA
and includes your own website with your .NYCsm domain
(Opt-IN to NAME.SPACE DNS to resolve .NYC and other NAME.SPACE TLDs )
Please read the RULES for REGISTERING YOUR .NYC DOMAIN before you register!
About the .NYCsm Top Level Domain:
The Internet Top Level Domain (TLD) .NYCsm
is 12 years old
.NYCsm was created by NAME.SPACE
and first published and served on the Internet in 1996.
The .NYCsm Top Level Domain has been in continuous use in commerce since the date of its inception by its originator, Paul Garrin on behalf of NAME.SPACE and the Internet Community in New York City.
.NYCsm is among a number of TLD service mark properties that NAME.SPACE owns and has continuously operated in commerce while engaging in processes to bring said TLDs to market since the founding and release of project NAME.SPACE in 1996.
The .NYCsm Top Level Domain is based on these equally essential principles:
- Free Expression
- Personal Privacy
- Respect for Diversity
- Respect for Intellectual Property
- To Serve Civic and Community Purpose
- Promotion of Commerce and Enterprise
- Promotion of Local Media Ownership
- Furthering Education and Bridging the Digital Divide
- Media Education and Awareness
- Local Economic Development
- Social, Corporate, Ecological, Economic Responsibility
The .NYCsm domain was created in 1996 to serve New Yorkers and is dedicated to a mission of social responsibility and civic purpose. As a SOCIAL ENTERPRISE, NAME.SPACE is dedicated to continue operating the .NYCsm domain as a way to bring positive social, economic and ecological change to New York City. Funds raised by .NYCsm beyond its operating and management costs, will be put into a fund that supports:
- Microfinance lending for local small businesses
- Free wireless Internet for K-12 students
- One laptop-per-child for New York City public school students
- Community arts and cultural projects
- Other projects and causes members can suggest and vote on
.NYCsm is a Service Mark of NAME.SPACE, Inc. 1996-2013 All Rights Reserved
NAME.SPACE™ is a Trade Mark of NAME.SPACE, Inc. All Rights Reserved