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A person can register a TV domain name on websites such as Domain.com, Namecheap.com and GoDaddy.com. These websites allow visitors to check the availability of specific domain names by using their search functionality. ... More »

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Search tools that show you where a domain name is registered are WHOis and GoDaddy. In order to use WHOis, enter the particular domain name into the provided search box on WHOis.net and then press the "GO" icon. More »

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Obtain your own domain by accessing a domain registrar service. Check for name availability, and if your name is available, secure it by agreeing to the purchase terms and paying for the domain. More »

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