By: Raymond Hackney
Karen E Klein and Bloomberg/BusinessWeek did an article on the new gtlds a few days ago which answered a question from a small business owner.
Question: I heard that a bunch of new website addresses–besides .com–will become available in 2014. How should a small business like mine take advantage of these new domain names?
There is feedback in the article from Jeremiah Johnston from Sedo along with a few others such as the gentleman behind .build.
From the article:
Commercial builder George Minardos, who has spent several years and more than $1 million securing the rights to sell website addresses using the .build extension, says such objections are short-sighted. “This should be looked at as an updated branding opportunity. Very soon, the name to the right of the dot is going to be as significant as the name to the left of the dot. The Internet is changing so fast, it’s not smart to be stuck in the old ways.”
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