Country-Code Top-Level Domain

  • In Our Shrinking World, Your Business Needs to Expand

    …: Although this factor is becoming less important thanks to the growth of cloud hosting, it’s still a component to consider. Hosting in the country your company is targeting can give you a leg up. Geo-Targeting: Site owners have the capability to alert Google to the country their site is targeting. Local Signals: Inbound links from local websites…

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  • Iraq to get IDN ccTLD

    … Iraq was this week granted the right to use a new Arabic-script country-code top-level domain. ICANN said the war-torn nation’s request for عراق., which is Arabic for “Iraq”, has passed the String Evaluation phase of the IDN ccTLD Fast Track program. Like .iq, the registry will be the government’s Communications and Media Commission. Once…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 2 readers -