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.gdn (Global Domain Name) logo
Introduced August 27, 2015
(root server)
March 7, 2016
(general public)
TLD type Generic top-level domain (gTLD)
Status Active
Registry GDN Registry
Intended use EveryOne, EveryWhere, Everything (truly generic)
Registration restrictions None
Documents ICANN Registry Agreement
Registry Website www.nic.gdn

.gdn (Global Domain Name) is a generic top-level domain (TLD) name. It is a generic TLD as it has no intended audience and can be used by anyone. The Registry Agreement was made official on July 31, 2014.[1] It became available to the general public on 7 March 2016.[citation needed]

.gdn is in top 13 registry among new gtlds as per https://ntldstats.com/. The Top Three Countries .gdn registered United States, China, and the Russian Federation.

.gdn made 300,000+ registration in less than a year after general public launch.[citation needed] Domain registered in 119 countries


  1. ^ "Resources - ICANN". www.icann.org. Retrieved 2016-04-11.