name.com API

name.com API

Welcome to Name.com’s API v4, a fully RESTful API ideal for managing domains, DNS records, email forwarding, and more. Use it to integrate Name.com's backend system with your own website for reseller purposes or just added convenience. And now, you can skip the extensive sign up and application process and enjoy instant access to our most powerful API system yet.

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Easy-to-follow examples

Use the various examples in our newly improved
API documentation to fully grasp how to best use API commands.


Domain management

Purchase registrations, renewals, Whois Privacy and transfers directly from the API. Make updates to contact details, automatic renewal settings, and domain lock statuses.

DNS, email forwarding, contact management

Manage records for your domains programmatically to see all existing email forwards and create new ones. We support all DNS records over the API that we support on our website.

Vanity nameservers

Allows you to use your domain to host nameservers while specifying IP addresses for the registry to use as glue records.


Check out our API documentation here: API Documentation