21 Jun '11, 4pm

The Good, Bad (and Ugly?) Side of ICANN’s New Top Level Domains: Will They Brake or Organize the Web via @dotmetweet

The Good, Bad (and Ugly?) Side of ICANN’s New Top Level Domains: Will They Brake or Organize the Web via @dotmetweet

Don’t get me wrong. I personally like the idea since I’m into organizing things. Having more people know a world where a .com isn’t their only option and they can get a .me is good for business. As someone working in the domain industry and loving it I wish those people starting the new domain businesses lots of luck. When we were at the beginning with .me I have been asked many times about how safe it is to register a domain on .me, as it is fairly new, and it’s a domain of a country and so on. It was a very difficult question, as there was actually no proof. Today nobody asks that anymore. More then half of a million of registered domains, big brands like WordPress, Facebook, Google, Yahoo, Time, using .me, just simply show the quality and bright future. Others will need some time, hard work and lots of luck to get that too. This will definitely change the digital world....

Full article: http://www.domain.me/blog/icann-top-level-domains-gtld-1650

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