.IT is the
Because it is also the English word it , and many words end with -it,
this can commonly used in the construction of domain hacks , such as
There are a number of reserved second-level domain names, for example, domain names like Italy.it, or other names that are referring to geographical regions of Italy.
* .GOV.IT – The official governmental domain, and its use is
* .EDU.IT – This extension has never been used, even though its
use has been proposed in the past. As of 2015, most schools and all
Reserved domains are not limited to the provided examples: any domain name which appears to be linked to an administrative geographical subdivision is reserved. E.g. the town of Tuoro sul Trasimeno have the following domains reserved: _Tuoro.Perugia.it_, _Tuoro.PG.it_, _TuorosulTrasimeno.Perugia.it_, _Tuoro-sul-Trasimeno.Perugia.it_, _TuorosulTrasimeno.PG.it_, _Tuoro-sul-Trasimeno.PG.it_, _TuoroTrasimeno.Perugia.it_, _Tuoro-Trasimeno.Perugia.it_, _TuoroTrasimeno.PG.it_, _Tuoro-Trasimeno.PG.it_.
However, only _comune.Tuoro-sul-Trasimeno.PG.it_ is actually registered as the official town hall web site. Furthermore, and even if it is not explicitly listed, it is not possible to privately register a domain such as _comune-di-tuoro-sul-trasimeno.it_.
* ^ http://www.nic.it/create-and-change.it/domini-riservati-geografici-1/domini-riservati-e-non-assegnabili * ^ http://www.nic.it/documenti/appendice-c.pdf * ^