Roy Schestowitz

Internet Suffix Table

Internet Suffix Table
(C) 2005 Roy S. Schestowitz

.aero - aviation and aerospace-related
.arpa - Internet infrastructure purposes
.biz - business, like commercial
.com - commercial
.coop - national cooperative business association
.edu - American academia
.gov - governmental
.info - source of information
.int - international treaty-based organisations
.mil - military
.museum - museum
.net - caught in-between .com and .org
.org - non-profit organisation

There is also a unique suffix for each country. The hierarchy then becomes less obvious (My favourite source for country lookup).

Source: miscellaneous Web sites and a quick survey.

This page was last modified on January 11th, 2005 Maintained by Roy Schestowitz