Why choose a .tf domain?
As domain extensions go, .tf is pretty unique. It’s the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the French Southern and Antarctic Lands. But since Antarctica isn’t exactly densely populated, it’s most often used for other purposes. In fact, .tf is commonly used by sites related to Team Fortress 2, a popular multiplayer video game. But there’s no reason to limit yourself. Whatever the letters 'tf' mean to you, this could be the perfect choice.
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Although .tf is a ccTLD, you don’t need to live in this remote French territory to use it. However, you do need to be based in the European Union. .tf has many possible uses, well beyond Antarctica and Team Fortress 2. On the other hand, if you’re trying to target French military personnel, scientists, and researchers stationed in Antarctica with your website, then .tf is hands-down the best domain extension for you.
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Is .tf right for you?
Whether you’re looking for an on-brand domain name, you’re a devoted Team Fortress 2 player, or you actually live in French Antarctica, .tf is a unique and memorable TLD. Even better, since it’s a newer domain extension, you have a much better chance of getting the exact domain name you want.
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.tf is commonly used to sell virtual goods for use in Team Fortress 2, but the possibilities don’t end there. It might also be a great pick if your initials, or those of your business, are "tf."
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FAQ - Learn more about .tf domains
.tf is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the French Southern and Antarctic Lands. It’s available to businesses and individuals based anywhere in the European Union.
Whether you’re based in the Antarctic islands or active in Team Fortress 2, a .tf domain extension is precise and targeted, with highly niche appeal.
Because it’s a ccTLD, you need to be based in the EU to register this domain name.
Yes! Register your .tf domain name on Shopify and start building your brand today.
If you buy your .tf domain through Shopify, you’ll get a free SSL certificate. Otherwise, SSL certification can cost you hundreds of dollars every year.