Started the registration of sites in the new football top-level domain zone Runet .futbol

By the end of this month in the Russian segment of the Internet promise to begin the registration of domain names in the new top-level core areas – .futbol and .webcam.

Many are inclined to compare the Russian domain name .futbol with the English word “football”, which is written not in Latin U, and through a combination of two OO. The authors argue domain zone is not a bug. They purposefully used in the name of beech «U», so that people from around the world, including the former Soviet Union, it was clear what was going on.

“For the domain name, dedicated to the game of football, we have no orthographic meaning of the name of the sport, and its sound envelope” – to inform the company that owns the domain zone. futbol – Webnames.ru.

Parallel to the top of the domain name registration in the zone .futbol, in June 2014 launched the registration of sites in domain zones .trade, dedicated to the field of trade, as well as the area dating .dating, area events .events, webcams .webcam, .cards cards and a number of other new company projects Webnames, Ru-center, Reg.ru. and 101domain. All these Russian companies authorized international control of domain names ICANN.

According to the official announcement of registrars provided information, the annual fee for use of the name in one of these areas will be about 700 rubles.

All new opening for the registration of domain zones are focused on a single audience. For example, the area .futbol – at sports events, scores, biography, and so athletes. N., And the area .webcam – video broadcast and live broadcasts.

Since the beginning of the summer the Russian segment of the Internet added at least 20 new top-level domain zones. The total number of top-level domains in the whole world is about 120 units. Starting the new zones is part of an international project to expand the domain space, developed by an international organization ICANN. In the coming years the Internet will fill more than 1.5 thousand domain zones of the upper level. ICANN announces today the delegation of the 5th part.