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.CO Domain smashes the millionth mark

The official registry for the .CO domain extension, CO Internet S.A.S., have announced today that they have reached the landmark of one million .CO domain name registrations. This feat has been attained less than one year from a launch which in the first ten minutes, saw Domainmonster register the largest number of .CO domains for its customers than any other registrar.

Since launching in July 2010, organisations, businesses and individuals from more than 200 countries have all registered .CO domain names. “Entrepreneurs and innovative businesses around the globe are adopting .CO web addresses at an unprecedented pace, way beyond my initial expectations,” said Juan Diego Calle, CEO of the .CO registry, .CO Internet S.A.S..

A truly global, recognisable and credible domain name, .CO has proved to be a popular domain name and reaching the millionth milestone in less than a year is testament to it's popularity and flexibility. Power brands such as Twitter and Overstock are among those who have already adopted the .CO domain

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