Useful information about .co domains
Trends & General Information
The .co domain is the official Internet country code top-level domain of Colombia. Domain extension was introduced in 1991, originally the registered domains were managed by the "Universidad de los Andes" but at the end of the 1990s a new corporation called ".CO Internet SAS" was founded to take control over the .co domains.
Now, every interested Internet user around the world is able to buy and register his personal .co domain. Only for some third-level domains it's necessary to meet stricter requirements.
In particular country-specific domain .co is frequently used in Colombia: Both companies as well as private individuals benefit from the enormous potential the domain offers and demonstrate an orientation to Colombia. Because Webmaster from foreign countries are also allowed to buy and register the .co domain, many domains outside of Colombia are registered. The customers are mostly commercial companies and organizations which use the .co domain as an attractive alternative to the generic top-level domain .com.
Do you want to buy and register your personal .co domain easily online? Please decide for easyname - your professional domain and hosting partner. Please check also the following requirements: For your .co domain, between 3 and 63 characters are available. Special characters are unfortunately not allowed, but of course it is possible to buy and register pure numeric domain. Are you looking for an interesting alternative? How about the country-specific domain of Peru .pe or the official domain of Uruguay .uy.com.
In 2010 the .co domain was with about 350,000 registered domains on Top 3 in South America - it is now assumed that is the domain extension further proposed upward. In particular in the European and North American region, the competent registry recorded a high increase of registrations.