About CO.KE Domain.
A domain name is a unique name that identifies an internet site. It helps you reference a web site without having to remember the IP address of that website or computer.
Domains are hierarchical in nature, with the various levels separated by a period (.). e.g. bebahost.co.ke
bebahost is the name of the website.
.co is a second level tier of the .KE name space and it stand for company in Kenya.
.KE is the top level tier of the Kenyan domain name space.
Beba Host is a CAK and Kenic Accredited .KE Domain registrar. We register and manage Kenyan domains for local and international clientele.
Other .KE Domain Extensions
The following are the currently available .KE domain extensions:
.CO.KE: this is the ideal domain for commercial organizations or personal .ke names.
.OR.KE: This extension was flagged for non-profit making organizations operating in Kenya.
.AC.KE: This extension serves academic institutions properly registered in Kenya.
.SC.KE: .sc.ke domain extension is reserved for schools registered in Kenya.
.NE.KE: This .KE extension was meant for ICT companies and network operators.
.GO.KE: .go.ke domains are reserved for Kenyan government ministries and institutions.
Why You Should Register Co.Ke Domains
The process of registering a Kenya (KE) domain name is easier and faster than before. These domains are equally more affordable and come with fast configuration features. .KE domain names are geographically advantageous for the country they feature and works well if you are targeting clients local in Kenya . Cheap .co.ke domains cost as little as ksh. 295 for the first year when you register with BebaHost.
Factors to Consider When Registering a .co.ke Domain
- The status of the proposed name on copyrights or protection.
- Insistent use of protected names may attract huge penalties and fines in the long run.
- Avoid using inappropriate symbols such as dashes in your domain name It is proper to use memorable names as domain names
- Do not fall for exact match domain names for search engine optimization reasons
- Be creative when coming up with a domain name for your proposed website
How to register your .co.ke domain
Visit https://www.bebahost.co.ke/ and write your domain name on the checkbox written to ” find a domain name, create a website, and get custom emails.
After writing your perfect domain name for your business with the extension .co.ke, Search. The system will check whether the domain you have presented is available for registration.
The system will ask you to find another name if it is not available; (the reason why the system could tell you the domain is not available is that it has already been registered by another business. Therefore, you would need to find another name that is perfect for your business).
Otherwise continue will the process of registration.
Add the domain to cart, order any other service if you require Web hosting, or an SSL certificate for securing your site if you require no other service click continue.
Fill out the form given.
Complete your order through paying for the domain Ksh.299 with any means of payment provided.
After registration, your domain is ready to be used on the internet. You can start using your domain for people to find you online.
The domain name is renewed after a year for Ksh.1260 only. You can also register the domain name for up to five years with the price list given.
.KE Domain Requirements
The main requirement for registering a KE domain is to register your domain through a Kenic Accredited registrar.
.AC.KE, .SC.KE and .GO.KE domains require documentation to register.
.AC.KE and .SC.KE require letters of registration from the Kenyan ministry of education or company Registration Certificate.
.GO.KE domains require a letter of authorization from the Ministry of ICT.