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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. .COM & .CAM & .ECOM (withdrawn) & .BOM (updated 12/05/2017)
  32. .COUPON & .COUPONS
  33. .CPA & .CBA & .CFA
  34. .CRS & .CARS - .CRS & .CSC
  35. .DATE & .DATA - .DATE & .DATING
  36. .DEAL & .DEALS & .DEALER
  37. .DENTAL & .DENTIST
  38. .DOCS & .DOCTOR
  39. .DOG & .DOT
  40. .ECO & .CEO
  41. .EMAIL & .MAIL
  42. .ENGINEER & .ENGINEERING
  43. .FAN & .FANS
  44. .FARM & .FARMERS
  45. .FILM & .MOVIE (see here also)
  46. .FINANCE & .FINANCIAL
  47. .FISH & .FISHING
  48. .FIT & .FITNESS
  49. .FLORIST & .FLOWERS
  50. .FORSALE & .SALE
  51. .FOOTBALL & .FUTBOL & .SOCCER
  52. .FOX & .BOX
  53. .FUN & .FUND
  54. .GAL & .GAP & .GAY
  55. .GAME & .GAMES & .JUEGOS
  56. .GIFT & .GIFTS
  57. .GIVES & .GIVING
  58. .GMO & .GMX - .GMO & .GOO
  59. .GOO & .GOOG
  60. .GOOG & .GOOGLE
  61. .GOLD & .GOLF
  62. .GOP & .GOT
  63. .GRATIS & .FREE
  64. .HEALTH & .HEALTHCARE
  65. .HOME & .HOMES (& .MAISON & .HAUS)
  66. .HOST & .HOSTING
  67. .HOT & .HOW - .HOT & .HOST
  68. .ICE & .ICU
  69. .IMMO & .IMMOBILIEN & .REALESTATE (see here also)
  70. .INC & .ING & .INK
  71. .INSURE & .INSURANCE
  72. .IST & .ISTANBUL
  73. .JCB & .JCP
  74. .JETZT & .NOW
  75. .JLC & .JLL
  76. .JMP & .JCP
  77. .JOT & .JOY - .JOT & .GOT
  78. .KIA & .KID & .KIM
  79. .KID & .KIDS
  80. .KRD & .KRED
  81. .LAW & .LAT - .LAW & .LEGAL
  82. .LIVE & .LIVING
  83. .LLC & .LLP
  84. .LOAN & .LOANS
  85. .LOTTE & .LOTTO
  86. .LTD & .LTDA
  87. .LUXE & .LUXURY
  88. .MAIF & .MAIL
  89. .MAN & .MAP - .MAN & .MEN
  90. .MARKET & .MARKETS
  91. .MEN & .MENU & .MEO & .MED
  92. .MED & .MEDICAL
  93. .MINT & .MIT
  94. .MOBILE & .MOBILY - .MOBILE & .PHONE & .MOBI (legacy TLD) & .TEL (legacy TLD)
  95. .MODA & .FASHION
  96. .MOE & .MOI & .MOM & .MOV
  97. .MOTO & MOTORCYCLES
  98. .MOV & .MOVIE
  99. .MTN & .MTR
  100. .NAB & .NBA
  101. .NET (legacy TLD) & .NETWORK
  102. .NEW & .NEWS
  103. .NEW & .NOW & .NEC (& .NET)
  104. .NISSAN & .NISSAY (updated 12/28/2016)
  105. .NRA & .NRW
  106. .ONE & .ONG & .ONL
  107. .PARS & .PARIS - .PARS & .PARTS
  108. .PARTS & .PARTY
  109. .PHOTO & .PHOTOS & .PHOTOGRAPHY &.PICS & .PICTURES
  110. .PIN & .PID - .PIN & .PING
  111. .PING & .PINK
  112. .PROD & .PRODUCTIONS - .PROD & .PROF
  113. .PROPERTIES & .PROPERTY
  114. .REALESTATE & .REALTY
  115. .RED & .REN - .RED & .READ
  116. .RENT & .REIT - .RENT & REN - .RENT & .RENTALS
  117. .REST & .RESTAURANT (updated 12/28/2016)
  118. .REVIEW & .REVIEWS
  119. .RIL & .RIO & .RIP (updated 12/28/2016)
  120. .ROCHER & .ROCKS
  121. .SAFE & .SALE & .SAVE - .SAFE & .SAFETY & .SECURE & .SECURITY
  122. .SAP & .SAPO - .SAP & .SAS
  123. .SBI & SBS - .SBI & .SKI
  124. .SCA & .SCB
  125. .SCHOOL & .SCHULE
  126. .SCOR & .SCOT
  127. .SES & .SEW & .SEX
  128. .SEX & .SEXY
  129. .SHOP & .SHOPPING (& .BOUTIQUE & .TIENDA) - .SHOP & .SHOW
  130. .SITE & .WEBSITE & .ONLINE & .WEB
  131. .SKI & .SKIN - .SKI & .SKY
  132. .SONG & .SONY
  133. .SPORT & .SPOT
  134. .SRL & .SRT
  135. .STORAGE & .STORE
  136. .SUPPLIES & .SUPPLY
  137. .SWATCH & .WATCH & .WATCHES
  138. .TAX & .TAB - .TAX & .TAXI
  139. .TATTOO & .INK
  140. .TECH & .TECHNOLOGY
  141. .THEATER & .THEATRE
  142. .TOWN & .CITY
  143. .TRADE & .TRADING
  144. .TRAVELERS & .TRAVEL (legacy TLD) & .VIAJES & .VOYAGE
  145. .UBS & .UPS
  146. .VACATIONS & .HOLIDAY
  147. .VIG & .VIN & .VIP
  148. .VIN & .WINE
  149. .VISA & .VISTA - .VISA & .VIVA
  150. .VIVA & .VIVO
  151. .VOTE & .VOTING & .VOTO
  152. .WEB & .WEBS & .WEBSITE - .WEB & .WED
  153. .WED & .WEDDING
  154. .WIEN & .WIN & .WINE
  155. .WORK & .WORKS
  156. .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.