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carina_belmont at post.com carina_belmont at post.com
Sun Mar 31 23:45:55 EST 2002

Important Domain Information

Dear Internet User:

The three new Internet domain extensions: .NAME .BIZ .INFO . have now been officially launched on the Internet.  However, many users are still unfamiliar with how these names work.  The following are some tips on what these names are and where you can register.

NAME Extension
- Currently in pre-registration stage.
- Designed for personal use.
- 2-level domain format (eg. FirstName.LastName.name)
- Used for web URL (www.FirstName.Lastname.name) or email (FirstName at LastName.name)
- Registry accepts submissions once a week, first come first serve basis.
- Where to pre-register:  http://www.namesforeveryone.com.

BIZ Extension
- Currently operational.
- Designed for business use.
- No registration restrictions.
- Works just like a .COM name
- Where to register:  http://www.dotbiztoday.com

INFO Extension
- Currently operational.
- Designed for information on products / organizations
- No registration restrictions
- Works just like a .COM name
- Where to register:  http://www.infograb.com

Over one million of the above extensions have already been registered by other users. Therefore, if your name is still available, you should secure it immediately to avoid possible disputes.

Yours truly,

Domain Administrator
International Registry Services


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