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Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Benefits of Having a Country Top Level Domain (TLD) Name

Posted by Jessica Seward on September 14, 2011 in

Frustrated that you can’t find the perfect web address for you site since all the .coms are taken? Learn why using a country specific tld could be the answer!

Author: Steve Ashton

Most new websites tend to look for a domain name with a .com or .net tld (Top Level Domain). They feel this gives the site a more professional appearance and will appeal to a more international audience and in many cases this is true. However, it can also be beneficial to look at purchasing a domain name with a country specific tld.

There are a number of benefits that can be gained from using a domain name with a country specific tld, especially if you conduct your business primarily in one particular country.

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.US Site of the Week

Posted by Jessica Seward on September 1, 2011 in

Our featured .US Site of the Week is a fantastic example of how to use the .US TLD as a local website. The city of Stuart, Florida did just that. Check out www.cityofstuart.us and see how the city of Stuart has created an inclusive site about all the goings-on in their beautiful city.