Entries by Kevin Kopas

.icu Welcomes Mayuri Amin to the Team!

We’re growing! Welcome Mayuri Amin to the ShortDot team as our new Business Development Manager! She joins us with seven years of experience in the domain name industry; having previously worked at ConnectReseller, Qualispace, and Directi. Mayuri will be focused on Business Development and expanding our global footprint! She has a Bachelor of Engineering Degree […]

How .icu Handles Abusive Domain Names

When we initially launched .icu in May of 2018, it was a brand new domain extension. We acquired it from the registry that had initially applied for .icu in ICANN’s first found of new domain extensions, and there was one domain in the zone, nic.icu. One year later, we have grown to over 800k domains […]

.icu Pioneer Food4All Launches with www.F4A.icu!

Food4All (F4A) [www.F4A.icu] is a fantastic company located in Luxembourg that recently launched with the goal to reduce the amount of wasted food at supermarkets and grocery stores. Entrepreneurs Ilana and Xénia are helping connect shoppers with food that while it may bit be in its prime is still completely safe and delicious to eat! […]

What is .icu?

Thanks for joining us at .icu's Launch Party!

Thanks for joining us at .icu’s Launch Party! What is .icu? We’re here to help you change the world, starting with a great domain name!

What is Web Hosting?

.icu explains web hosting in an easy to understand way so that you learn what it takes to get a website set up and to be seen online! Once you have a domain name and are building a website you MUST have web hosting! And not all web hosts are created equally.

What is a Domain Name?

Domain names are a crucial part of the internet. They help users find and remember where their favorite places are online! Imagine when you wanted to call an Uber typing in instead of uber.com.

Why Do I Need A Domain Name When I Have Social Media Accounts?

Most people have a social media account. Some think that’s enough. If you are a small business, an entrepreneur with an idea or just someone building your own presence online owning a domain lets you control your brand vs letting the social sites manage how people see you. Owning your own domain and building a […]

These Language.icu Names Are Still Available!

English.icu was registered today and that got us thinking… What other language.icu names are still available for registration. We went over to (http://www.asimolinguistics.com/top-rank-100-languages-world/) and pulled a list of the top 50 languages on the planet. Here are the languages, their country of origin, an approximate number of people that speak that language and the domain […]


PType is hosting a training workshop focused on strategy and tactics for improving DevOps results at companies of all sizes. http://www.devops.icu