Dot Com is Still King Yes, even in 2017, “.com” should be your first choice (unless you’re in the tech niche).
The internet has been around for about 20 years, and new TLD extensions are springing
up every day. However, “.com” still remains the most recognizable and accessible.
Billions of dollars are spent reinforcing the Dot Com brand each month.
What’s the world’s most popular email service? Gmail...Dot Com
What’s the world’s most popular video platform? YouTube… Dot Com
… the world’s most popular search engine? Google… Dot Com
… the world’s most popularsales venue? Amazon… Dot Com
… the list goes on and on.
Each time Dot Com appears on a billboard, thebrand ends up being reinforced.
It’s not because Facebook,InstaGram,Twitter orEbaywant to actively promote
".Com", it’s simply because it’s so widely used and Branded that no advertising effort
could possibly threaten that. The market has chosen Dot Com.