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List of similar new gTLDs

Choosing the right domain name is like choosing a Trademark, it has to be taken seriously because it is a long time image investment.

If new gTLDs have brought new options to those in charge of creating a name or a trademark (precision, availability, novelty) and registering its(their) domain name(s), they also brought the possibility to make a terrible mistake when choosing the right extension for a domain name. Here is what I suggest to do prior to registering a domain name or thinking about creating a new extension:

First, I'd suggest to take a look at the list of "Singular versus Plural new gTLDs" and wonder:
  1. What if I someone else buys (and starts to use) my exact same domain name in its plural version?
  2. If I buy both domain names (one to use and one to redirect): what will be the trend in 5 years? Am I sure that I am making the right choice to use the plural version of the extension or should I use the singular one?
Second - and this one takes time - I'd suggest to carefully check the complete list of new gTLD applications by alphabetical order.

The same applies for Trademarks who will start to, or have started to, use their .BRAND new gTLD. Some strings can be the same with just one letter added. What happens if someone sends an email to Aigo Digital Technology Co,Ltd. (.AIGO new gTLD) and forgets the last "O"? The email will just never be received by the right person, because it will have been sent to a complete different company: American International Group, Inc. (owner of the .AIG new gTLD).

List of confusing new gTLDs:

  1. .AIG & .AIGO
  2. .ART & .ARTE
  3. .AUDI & .AUDIBLE - .AUDI & .AUDIO
  4. .AUTO & .AUTOS
  5. .BBC & .BBT
  6. .BCG & .BCN
  7. .BET & .BID
  8. .BING & .BINGO
  9. .BMS & .BMW
  10. .BOM & .BOO
  11. .BOO & .BOOK
  12. .BOOK & .BOOKING
  13. .BOT & .BOX
  14. .BUILD & .BUILDERS (& .CONSTRUCTION)
  15. .BUY & .PAY
  16. .CAB & .TAXI
  17. .CAB & .CEB - .CAB & .CEB
  18. .CAFE & .COFFEE
  19. .CAL & .CALL
  20. .CAM & .CAB & .CAL & .CAR & .COM
  21. .CAM & .CAMERA (& .WEBCAM)
  22. .CAM & .CAMP
  23. .CAR & .CARE & .CARS
  24. .CASA & .CASE & .CASH
  25. .CBA & .CBN & .CBS - .CBA & .CFA
  26. .CEB & .CEO
  27. .CFA & .CFD
  28. .CHANEL & .CHANNEL
  29. .CITI & .CITIC - .CITI & .CITY
  30. .CLINIC & .CLINIQUE
  31. .COUPON & .COUPONS
  32. .CPA & .CBA & .CFA
  33. .CRS & .CARS - .CRS & .CSC
  34. .DATE & .DATA - .DATE & .DATING
  35. .DEAL & .DEALS & .DEALER
  36. .DENTAL & .DENTIST
  37. .DOCS & .DOCTOR
  38. .DOG & .DOT
  39. .ECO & .CEO
  40. .EMAIL & .MAIL
  41. .ENGINEER & .ENGINEERING
  42. .FAN & .FANS
  43. .FARM & .FARMERS
  44. .FILM & .MOVIE (see here also)
  45. .FINANCE & .FINANCIAL
  46. .FISH & .FISHING
  47. .FIT & .FITNESS
  48. .FLORIST & .FLOWERS
  49. .FORSALE & .SALE
  50. .FOOTBALL & .FUTBOL & .SOCCER
  51. .FOX & .BOX
  52. .FUN & .FUND
  53. .GAL & .GAP & .GAY
  54. .GAME & .GAMES & .JUEGOS
  55. .GIFT & .GIFTS
  56. .GIVES & .GIVING
  57. .GMO & .GMX - .GMO & .GOO
  58. .GOO & .GOOG
  59. .GOOG & .GOOGLE
  60. .GOLD & .GOLF
  61. .GOP & .GOT
  62. .GRATIS & .FREE
  63. .HEALTH & .HEALTHCARE
  64. .HOME & .HOMES (& .MAISON & .HAUS)
  65. .HOST & .HOSTING
  66. .HOT & .HOW - .HOT & .HOST
  67. .ICE & .ICU
  68. .IMMO & .IMMOBILIEN & .REALESTATE (see here also)
  69. .INC & .ING & .INK
  70. .INSURE & .INSURANCE
  71. .IST & .ISTANBUL
  72. .JCB & .JCP
  73. .JETZT & .NOW
  74. .JLC & .JLL
  75. .JMP & .JCP
  76. .JOT & .JOY - .JOT & .GOT
  77. .KIA & .KID & .KIM
  78. .KID & .KIDS
  79. .KRD & .KRED
  80. .LAW & .LAT - .LAW & .LEGAL
  81. .LIVE & .LIVING
  82. .LLC & .LLP
  83. .LOAN & .LOANS
  84. .LOTTE & .LOTTO
  85. .LTD & .LTDA
  86. .LUXE & .LUXURY
  87. .MAIF & .MAIL
  88. .MAN & .MAP - .MAN & .MEN
  89. .MARKET & .MARKETS
  90. .MEN & .MENU & .MEO & .MED
  91. .MED & .MEDICAL
  92. .MINT & .MIT
  93. .MOBILE & .MOBILY - .MOBILE & .PHONE & .MOBI (legacy TLD) & .TEL (legacy TLD)
  94. .MODA & .FASHION
  95. .MOE & .MOI & .MOM & .MOV
  96. .MOTO & MOTORCYCLES
  97. .MOV & .MOVIE
  98. .MTN & .MTR
  99. .NAB & .NBA
  100. .NET (legacy TLD) & .NETWORK
  101. .NEW & .NEWS
  102. .NEW & .NOW & .NEC (& .NET)
  103. .NISSAN & .NISSAY (updated 12/28/2016)
  104. .NRA & .NRW
  105. .ONE & .ONG & .ONL
  106. .PARS & .PARIS - .PARS & .PARTS
  107. .PARTS & .PARTY
  108. .PHOTO & .PHOTOS & .PHOTOGRAPHY &.PICS & .PICTURES
  109. .PIN & .PID - .PIN & .PING
  110. .PING & .PINK
  111. .PROD & .PRODUCTIONS - .PROD & .PROF
  112. .PROPERTIES & .PROPERTY
  113. .REALESTATE & .REALTY
  114. .RED & .REN - .RED & .READ
  115. .RENT & .REIT - .RENT & REN - .RENT & .RENTALS
  116. .REST & .RESTAURANT (updated 12/28/2016)
  117. .REVIEW & .REVIEWS
  118. .RIL & .RIO & .RIP (updated 12/28/2016)
  119. .ROCHER & .ROCKS
  120. .SAFE & .SALE & .SAVE - .SAFE & .SAFETY & .SECURE & .SECURITY
  121. .SAP & .SAPO - .SAP & .SAS
  122. .SBI & SBS - .SBI & .SKI
  123. .SCA & .SCB
  124. .SCHOOL & .SCHULE
  125. .SCOR & .SCOT
  126. .SES & .SEW & .SEX
  127. .SEX & .SEXY
  128. .SHOP & .SHOPPING (& .BOUTIQUE & .TIENDA) - .SHOP & .SHOW
  129. .SITE & .WEBSITE & .ONLINE & .WEB
  130. .SKI & .SKIN - .SKI & .SKY
  131. .SONG & .SONY
  132. .SPORT & .SPOT
  133. .SRL & .SRT
  134. .STORAGE & .STORE
  135. .SUPPLIES & .SUPPLY
  136. .SWATCH & .WATCH & .WATCHES
  137. .TAX & .TAB - .TAX & .TAXI
  138. .TATTOO & .INK
  139. .TECH & .TECHNOLOGY
  140. .THEATER & .THEATRE
  141. .TOWN & .CITY
  142. .TRADE & .TRADING
  143. .TRAVELERS & .TRAVEL (legacy TLD) & .VIAJES & .VOYAGE
  144. .UBS & .UPS
  145. .VACATIONS & .HOLIDAY
  146. .VIG & .VIN & .VIP
  147. .VIN & .WINE
  148. .VISA & .VISTA - .VISA & .VIVA
  149. .VIVA & .VIVO
  150. .VOTE & .VOTING & .VOTO
  151. .WEB & .WEBS & .WEBSITE - .WEB & .WED
  152. .WED & .WEDDING
  153. .WIEN & .WIN & .WINE
  154. .WORK & .WORKS
  155. .WTC & .WTF (updated 12/29/2016)
I added translations of most TLDs but IDNs (since I don't understand most of them). For example, the .CATHOLIC new gTLD was delegated in other languages and IDNs. These were not included in that list.