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.bz vs .com
Relationship with SE?
henry0




msg:388630
 5:41 pm on Oct 24, 2003 (gmt 0)

Hello
I have a need to register a new DN
although most of the name flavors are registered
the same name with an extension of .BZ
is available

what do you think about it?
do SE's have a problem with it?

thanks

regards

Henry

 

dukeblue219




msg:388631
 2:30 am on Oct 26, 2003 (gmt 0)

Search engines will not care at all as far as I know, but your visitors may. It's a lot harder for people to remember domains with weird extensions, though, so I would always look for a COM if at all possible.

BlueSky




msg:388632
 5:31 am on Oct 26, 2003 (gmt 0)

Yeah, Belize (.bz) is a pretty uncommon one.

Robert Charlton




msg:388633
 6:00 am on Oct 26, 2003 (gmt 0)

Yeah, Belize (.bz) is a pretty uncommon one.

Some vendors are hyping it as a substitute for .biz, but I don't feel it is. I doubt that the engines care, but the users might. Would you buy a used car from someone in Belize?

henry0




msg:388634
 11:47 am on Oct 26, 2003 (gmt 0)

I am really sorry
I had a typo
indeed I did mean " .biz "

thanks

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