There are no restrictions on who can register a .ORG domain. .ORG is popular among both commercial and noncommercial organizations, community, sports, cultural institutions, and open source projects. .ORG is the third-largest gTLD, with nearly 10 million registered names according to the ICANN Dashboard. .ORG domains are recognized worldwide as the domain extension of choice for nonprofits, foundations, philanthropic and cultural institutions, religious, civic, arts, social and fraternal organizations, health and legal services, clubs and community groups. People expect to find these types of organizations at a .ORG domain.