Who is .nyc domain registration for?
Anyone with a physical address in one of New York’s five boroughs can sign up for a .nyc domain. That’s the equivalent of 8.5 million web addresses spread across Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, The Bronx, and Staten Island. It’s especially useful for:
Small businesses: It’s thought that as much as 50 percent of mobile internet searches are carried out because users are looking for something local, like a restaurant, a specific type of shop, or some sort of service. A .nyc makes it clear from the moment your businesses appears in the search results that you’re based in NYC. Put yourself in your customers’ shoes. If you were on the go in the city, and Googling for a great bagel place, which result would you click on first - yummybagels.nyc or yummybagels.com?
Big businesses: New York is one of the world’s Alpha cities when it comes to business. It’s home to the headquarters of multinational corporations, a stock exchange, and it’s a center for business innovation and invention. A .nyc is a way of aligning your businesses with all the other powerhouse companies in the city.
Tourism companies: More than 60 million tourists visit New York every year. The tourism industry is heavily competitive, though. Visitors have more than 75,000 hotel rooms to choose from, and around 24,000 restaurants. A .nyc is the online equivalent of a ‘I heart New York’ bumper sticker. It shows you’re passionate about your city and sincere about offering the best experience to your guests.
Bloggers: New York is one of the blogging capitals of the world, especially when it comes to fashion and food. Get a .nyc domain for your blog and join the ranks of the blogging elite.