The internet’s response to .RIP

Earlier this week,  brand new top level domain name .RIP was launched for general availability by registry Rightside. The idea for .RIP is to “offer a new way for friends and family members to memories and pay their respects to lost loved ones.”

A little under 400 names have been registered so far according to but it seems most of the folks outside of our little industry thought it was a hoax or early April’s fools joke: (more…)

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