Londoners: famous worldwide for keeping a stiff upper lip and and a weathered eye on the horizon for the opportunities of the future.
The future arrived today, September 9th 2014, and many opportunities were seized as .LONDON was finally released for general availability at just $39.00 per year at United Domains. Literally hundreds of .LONDON domain registrations were processed today alone — an astonishing show of support for this domain extension. It was a great day for United Domains as well, as we registered pre-ordered .LONDON domains at a success rate of 95%!
So, what makes .LONDON domains so special? Read on to find out.
.LONDON Domains: Putting A City on the Digital Map
The Internet has revolutionized communication and the spread of information to an unprecedented degree, but with its nationless infrastructure, it’s often difficult to classify the Internet’s many webpages along national lines.
That’s where extensions like .LONDON come in. Always at the forefront of digital innovation, London is keeping its reputation intact as one of the first cities in the world to launch its own domain name. With .LONDON web addresses finally available, Londoners are free to create distinct and memorable website addresses that and proclaim their hometown pride to customers and visitors. As always, the city of London has gone above and beyond the call.
.LONDON is a Boost for London Businesses, Institutions, and Residents
From startups to big businesses, from corner bakeries to bankers, businesses London is host to a bustling array of businesses, entrepreneurs, cultural institutions and innovators of all stripes. The .LONDON domain extension is designed with all London-based institutions and thinkers in mind, no matter what their fields of expertise or contributions, as they perfectly encapsulate the strengths inherent to London’s spirit. With a .LONDON web address for these business and institutional websites, Londoners from every neighborhood can re-brand their existing websites or set of on a new venture while locally align themselves with the city they call home.
Offers the opportunity for a memorable and distinctive web address. A short, memorable Dot London domain appearing in search results will appeal to users and display relevant content for other locals and those searching for London-specific services. This kind of recognizability can be a boon to web traffic, both organic and from search results. Best of all, 100% of the net profits for .LONDON domain registrations will go back into the city of London itself, thereby strengthening the city and Londoners alike.
Don’t Wait to Claim Your .LONDON Domain!
Since they’ve only just been made available, there’s still no shortage of short, brandable .LONDON domain names out there, but that won’t last forever. For Londoners everywhere, now is the time to put the “U” in “UK” with a .LONDON domain of your own, only $39.00 per year at United Domains.