.br is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Brazil. It was administered by the Brazilian Internet Steering Committee (Comitê Gestor da Internet no Brasil) until 2005 when it started being administered by Brazilian Network Information Center (Núcleo de Informação e Coordenação do Ponto br). A local contact is required for any registration. Registrations of domain names with Portuguese characters are also accepted.With the exception of universities, the second-level domain is fixed and selected from a list that defines the category. For example, site.art.br is in the art (music, folklore etc.) category, and site.org.br is in the non-governmental organization category.
Posts about .Br
  • How I Know Which of Your Links Are Bad – Link Profile Review Tips

    … poor links. My favorites are .pl, .ru, and .br. They have been the worst offenders in the past. If you see a pattern of a specific TLD pointing bad links to your site, check them out. Unless your business is international and frequently deals in those other languages, the linking sites might be up to no good in your neighborhood. Hidden Links Have…

    Portent, Incin SEO Google How To's- 1 readers -
  • Bulgaria and Greece win IDN ccTLDs on appeal

    … down in 2010 after a panel found it looks too similar to Brazil’s existing ccTLD, .br. Greece’s bid for .ελ had been blocked for looking too much like .EA, a non-existent ccTLD that could be delegated to a new country in future. While the initial panel’s process was pretty opaque, the newly published “extended” reviews appear to have employed…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 3 readers -
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