As you look to establish your acting career, you must have a space on the web to showcase your talents – and the new .ACTOR TLD is where it’s at. .ACTOR is where you can find today’s rising stars and Hollywood’s next big thing. Your .actor domain is a one-stop destination where fans can get your latest info, complete biography, gossip, and what projects are coming up next.
From the West End to Hollywood, the .ACTOR domain is the perfect place to showcase your acting career on the web. You can create an online acting portfolio on your .ACTOR domain name by uploading headshots, featuring video clips, and even hosting your resume to give yourself a competitive edge over others. You should easily be able to register your stage name.
The .ACTOR domain has also become popular with the security and cryptocurrency industries. It has a wide variety of uses!
Be a rising star with .ACTOR.
Registration for .ACTOR is open to everyone, no verification or membership in an acting guild such as SAG, Actor’s Equity or Irish Equity is not required to register this domain.
The term ‘generic Top-Level Domains’ (gTLDs) describes long-established domains such as .COM, .NET, .ORG, and .BIZ, as well as hundreds of ‘new gTLDs’ which have appeared in recent years, such as .BLOG, .IRISH, .DESIGN or .ROCKS.
These types of domains are called ‘generic’ to distinguish them from ‘country-code TLDs’ (ccTLDs) such as .IE or .FR.
The main benefit to choosing a new gTLD (generic Top-Level Domain) such as .BLOG, is availability. The older long-established domains like .COM have millions of registered domain names, and it can be difficult to find a memorable, meaningful name which has not already been registered by someone else. The new gTLDs have opened up hundreds of new namespaces, with new opportunities for great domain names.
The second benefit of new gTLDs is that many of the new domain extensions are valuable keywords in their own right, and not merely a redundant suffix. A new gTLD is a more efficient. Compare BlueSuedeShoes.com with BlueSuede.shoes.
Yes, Google and other search engines rank new gTLDs the same way as the ‘old’ gTLDs.
The general rule is to make sure it’s relevant to the business, service or information you’re providing. So if you’re selling shoes, something like yourcompany.shoes would be a good start.
The question of whether to migrate an established website to a new domain is one that requires careful consideration and planning. If your website is established and you’ve put a lot of effort in promoting your current domain name then we would not advise you to suddenly switch your website to a new domain, irrespective of the TLD. You could start by simply redirecting the new TLD to your current domain name and move to the new TLD once a proper migration plan is in place.