.CO Domain is Finally Available for Public

Its good news for all commercial, cooperates and more such kind of companies. Recently .CO Internet S.A.S launched “.Co” domain in a “landrush event”. According to Juan Diego Calle, CEO of .CO internet:

“Today’s launch of the .CO domain represents the next phase in the growth and development of the Internet. The .CO domain will create new opportunities in global commerce, content development, social media and other forms of interactivity, which will enrich the overall Internet experience for everyone.”

.CO Domain

And now many popular domain registration companies like Go Daddy, Registrar.com, Network Solutions etc started promoting “.Co” domain. And many business and internet companies already applied for the domain in its pre-launched phase (Feb 2010). Few big brands that showed interest in .CO domains are Amazon, Apple, American Express, BMW, Canon, CNN, Google, EBay, Coco-Cola, Honda, IBM, Kodak, Sony, Samsung, McDonalds, Microsoft, Nokia, Panasonic and many more.

One of the earliest lovers of .Co domain is Twitter, it took the t.co domain. Another one is Overstock, it paid $350,000 USD to get “O.CO” domain. There are more than 279,000 .CO domain names already registered.

The price of .CO domain starts from $20 and varies with different domain registration companies. Many Twitter users are started selling, buying and promoting .CO domains. .CO domain already seems to be a hit, let’s see how things go ahead.

Meanwhile, don’t forget to share your views about .CO domain.

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6 comments… add one

  • CA Karan Batra July 24, 2010, 12:48 pm

    What do you think….. wld they continue to sell at his rate or their rates will stable down at par with other domain extensions….

    • Wordpress Webhosting discount July 28, 2010, 9:57 pm

      @Karan It’s hard to comment on this. Seems like it’s gng to be same for long time.

    • Kamal Hasa October 7, 2010, 1:43 pm

      .co will take a lot of time replace .com for sure..

      • Wordpress Webhosting discount October 7, 2010, 4:18 pm

        Yes it will take lots of time..but again a good TLD to grab. Is int it?

  • Vector Graphics July 25, 2010, 10:21 am

    I just got 3 .co domain name :) cheers… but bit costlier then .com :(

    • Wordpress Webhosting discount July 28, 2010, 9:55 pm

      That’s true .co domains are costly but still its good to hold your .co domain.


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