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Neustar Partners with NSBA to Encourage Small Businesses to Get Online

23 Feb

Neustar is excited to announce a new partnership with the National Small Business Association (NSBA). The two organizations are joining forces to spread the word about connecting small businesses with new online venues.

Neustar administers the .biz generic top level domain, which has become a preferred domain name alternative for many small businesses worldwide. As an early user of .biz, the National Small Business Association understands the importance of being online to boost business growth. Both Neustar and NSBA are committed to helping small businesses get online and be found.

According to a study by 1&1 Internet, 80 percent of businesses with a website say they’re “essential” and with 85 percent of consumers searching online before they buy, small businesses are encouraged to build their online presence.

Facebook acquires FB.biz Domain Name

12 Jan

Short after Facebook bought the FB.com domain name ,the social network spotted another interesting domain name, FB.biz and decided to buy it. Facebook bought the FB.com domain name this September to use it internally .The social network uses FB.com for email addresses and moreover, as a URL shortener.

According to whois records FB.biz domain name was moved from DNStation to Facebook.  FB.biz doesn’t resolve yet to any website.
Facebook acquired this domain name when Neustar auctioned off two letter .biz domain names.  Afilias will release too two letter .info domain names.  Will Facebook buy FB.info too?

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