Why choose a .lu domain?
.lu is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Luxembourg, a small country in Western Europe. While .lu is of course a great choice for any business targeting local Luxembourgers, it's also sometimes used as a domain hack by businesses that have a connection to the letters 'lu.'
.lu facts, stats & history
First introduced in 1995, .lu is managed by DNS-LU. Although intended for local Luxembourg businesses, organizations, and people, anyone in the world can register a .lu domain name. For many years, .lu domain name registrations were only accepted via postal mail or fax, but today they're mainly done via certified registrars like Shopify.
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Is .lu right for you?
A .lu domain name can help you establish your local presence in Luxembourg no matter what industry or sector you’re in. That's because .lu is recognized and well-trusted by local Luxembourgers.
Ideas for your .lu domain
Any number of businesses can benefit from a .lu domain name, but it's particularly useful for those targeting local Luxembourg consumers.
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FAQ - Learn more about .lu domains
.lu is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Luxembourg. It’s a great choice for local businesses looking to establish an online presence, as well as international companies trying to reach consumers in Luxembourg.
A .lu domain name tells your audience that you're a proud Luxembourger. It’s a great way to highlight your Luxembourg roots and build trust with locals before they even visit your website.
Anyone in the world can buy a .lu domain name as long as it hasn't already been registered.
Yes, you can buy a branded .lu domain name through Shopify.
All domains purchased via Shopify come with a free SSL certificate—bought elsewhere, SSL can cost you hundreds of dollars annually.