Domain registration information is maintained by the domain name registries, which contract with domain registrars to provide registration services to the public. An end user selects a registrar to provide the registration service, and that registrar becomes the designated registrar for the domain chosen by the user.

But which registrar to used? Who are the reliable and the best registrar? I wanted to register a domain and started a search for the best domain registrar. After the long search, I found some best domain registrar. I will list all the best domain registrar that will register the domain for you.

1. Godaddy

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Probably the best that I have ever used. Go Daddy is a widely used service that is privately held company that is primarily an internet domain registrar and web hosting company. In addition to domain registration and hosting Go Daddy also sells e-business related software and services.

2. Namecheap

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Namecheap is an ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web hosting company, based in Los Angeles, California. They claim to have over 3 million domain names under management. In November 2010, it was voted the best domain name registrar in a LifeHacker poll. Again, in September 2012 it was voted as “Most Popular Domain Name Registrar” in Lifehacker polls. In March 2013, Namecheap announced that Bitcoin would be accepted as payment.

3.Whois

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Before it was widely used for querying databases that store the registered users or assignees of an Internet resource, such as a domain name, an IP address block, or an autonomous system, but now it also offers Domain registration.

4. 1and1

1&11&1 Internet, founded in 1988, is a web hosting company owned by United Internet, a German Internet company. Its CEO is Robert Hoffmann. The company is one of the world’s largest web hosting companies, with data centers in Europe and in Lenexa, Kansas. The company offers domain registration, cloud servers, virtual private servers (VPS), and dedicated servers.  In 2006, the company estimated that it hosted more websites than any other company in Germany and the United Kingdom, and that it hosted the seventh-largest number of websites among web hosting companies in the United States.

5.Register

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Register.com is one of the largest registration companies and has received positive reviews and awards for its products and customer service. The company currently has an A rating from the Better Business Bureau. On April 21, 1999, ICANN announced Register.com was one of the first five testbed registrars for the competitive Shared Registry System. On June 7, the company began operations under this name as a paid registrar in the .com, .net and .org domains. It was the first of the five testbed registrars to come online.

6.Netfirms

netfirmsNetfirms is the premier provider of web hosting, domain name search and registration, e-commerce web site hosting, e-mail hosting, e-marketing services and technology solutions. It’s customers include families, small home offices, established businesses, and large corporations who need reliable domain name registration and web hosting services. Netfirms powers more than 1.2 million websites with our web hosting services towards online success each and every day. Trust, quality, and reliability have made them one of the largest, most recommended web hosting companies in the world.

So here is the list, let me know if you know any other better service. I would like to know, may be I will also be registrating my domain with them.

This article is by Bhattarai Diwas from lifestohack.com.