When an active domain expires, it could still be renewed by its current owner for about 2 months after the expiration and even though it won't be active, it can't be obtained by anyone else. When the domain is not renewed by that time, however, it goes into a 5-day deletion period and subsequently it is available to the public. Throughout the deletion period everybody could send a backorder for the domain name through an ICANN-approved registrar and the service provider will use its registry channel to attempt to register the domain name on behalf of the user once it's available. As a lot of registrars can attempt to acquire a particular domain and names are acquired on first-come, first-serve basis, there is no guarantee that using such an automated service will grant you possession over it, however this is the easiest way to get an appealing domain because trying to register it personally almost certainly means that you will be way too late.
Domain Backorder in Cloud Web Hosting
All cloud web hosting packages that we offer come with a domain backorder service as standard as we partner with an ICANN-authorized domain registrar. You could order a domain right from your Hepsia Control Panel where you will see a list of all the domains planned to be erased in the following several days. Useful filters will help you to narrow the list, so rather than browsing through thousands of names, you can search for an exact phrase, specify the extension and the length, or browse only domains which will be deleted on a given date. The filters will save you considerable time and placing a backorder will take you only a single click. If we obtain the domain that you would like to have, it will be available in your Control Panel right away. In case we aren't successful, the funds for it will be available in your account and you'll be able to use it for other domains - new registrations, renewals and / or backorders.
Domain Backorder in Semi-dedicated Hosting
A domain name backorder service is available with all our semi-dedicated hosting solutions and you can place your order for a selected name from the Hepsia internet hosting Control Panel. A full list of the domain names planned to be deleted will be present in an individual section and you can browse all of them or filter the search with a few custom filters that we have added for instance a minimum and maximum length, a domain name extension and an exact expiration date. Through a search box, you'll also be able to check whether any expired domain has a specific phrase you're interested in. The money for any failed order will not be lost and will be available as a credit in your account since we cannot guarantee that we'll be able to register each domain name that you want to have through our backorder registrar channel.
Domain Backorder in Dedicated Web Hosting
If you have a dedicated server from our firm, you shall be able to backorder a domain right from your billing Control Panel and will not have to subscribe for a different platform because we partner with an ICANN-licensed registrar. A separate section in the Control Panel is dedicated to this specific service and you will find a long list of all domains scheduled to be deleted there. Thanks to the filters which we have added to save you time, you could choose to see domains from a specific date, to set the maximum and minimum length and to pick an extension, thus narrowing the list you'll have to browse through. It's also possible to enter a specific phrase or select to view domains which contain dictionary words and are not just a random mix of letters and numbers. It takes only a mouse click to order a domain from the list and if we are unable to register it before someone else does that, you will not lose the money as it will be added as a credit to your account.