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Outline. I’m going to make two points: Why .nyc? Confusion. Outline. Why .nyc?. Why .nyc?. Good Domain Names Short Descriptive Memorable. Why .nyc?. Names for: Small Business Community and Civics Not for Profits Individuals Issues. Why .nyc?. Identity Made in New York

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outline
Outline

I’m going to make two points:

  • Why .nyc?
  • Confusion
outline1
Outline
  • Why .nyc?
why nyc
Why .nyc?

Good Domain Names

  • Short
  • Descriptive
  • Memorable
why nyc1
Why .nyc?

Names for:

  • Small Business
  • Community and Civics
  • Not for Profits
  • Individuals
  • Issues
why nyc2
Why .nyc?

Identity

  • Made in New York
  • From New York City
why nyc3
Why .nyc?

To the Internet, there is no New York City !

why nyc4
Why .nyc?

So things.

you find

can

you find

So things.

new york city 18001
New York City 1800

Planning head, city leaders established a Commission to plan for the future.

They created:

the commissioners plan of 18111
The Commissioners Plan of 1811

Why can you see the sun?

Hint:

the commissioners plan of 18112
The Commissioners Plan of 1811

Created the Manhattan Street Grid

the commissioners plan of 18113
The Commissioners Plan of 1811

The grid organized

and made accessible

New York City’s

real estate resources.

why nyc5
Why .nyc?

Organize

and make accessible

New York City’s

digital resources.

why nyc6
Why .nyc?

So things.

you find

can

you find

So things.

why nyc7
Why .nyc?

So you can find things.

The city has 402 hotels

Google “NYC hotels”

you get 50 - 90,000,000 hits

why nyc8
Why .nyc?

So you can find things.

The city has 1,400 schools

Google “NYC schools”

you get 50 -174,000,000 hits

why nyc9
Why .nyc?

So you can find things.

The city has 120 hospitals

Google “NYC hospitals”

you get 47 - 144,000,000 hits

why nyc10
Why .nyc?

So things.

you find

can

you find

So things.

why nyc11
Why .nyc?

Proximity

why nyc12
Why .nyc?

Networking

why nyc13
Why .nyc?

these are

…the historic role of the city…

proximity networking1
Proximity ~ Networking

…here’s my city networking map…

proximity networking3
Proximity ~ Networking

…people of all shades interacting in different ways...

proximity networking5
Proximity ~ Networking

…then about 1995…

proximity networking6
Proximity ~ Networking

…we were globalized…

proximity networking8
Proximity ~ Networking
  • No more junk ~ ebay.com
  • His Holiness ~ pope.va

The .com TLD globalized NYC’s communication.

proximity networking9
Proximity ~ Networking

…the role of .nyc…

to reconnect the city

proximity networking10
Proximity ~ Networking

…the role of .nyc…

to reestablish its historic role

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Choice Confusion

…today’s workshop is entitled…

choice confusion
Choice Confusion

New Geo-TLDs

  • More Consumer Choice?
  • More Consumer Confusion?
choice confusion1
Choice Confusion

New Geo-TLDs

  • More Consumer Choice?
  • More Consumer Confusion?
choice confusion2
Choice Confusion

New Geo-TLDs

…why not…

  • More Resident Choice?
  • More Resident Confusion?
choice confusion3
Choice Confusion

New Geo-TLDs

…why not…

  • More Voter Choice?
  • More Voter Confusion?
choice confusion4
Choice Confusion

New Geo-TLDs

…why not…

  • More Entrepreneur Choice?
  • More Entrepreneur Confusion?
choice confusion5
Choice Confusion

New Geo-TLDs

…why not…

  • More Resident Choice?
  • More Resident Confusion?
      • www.hotels.nyc
      • www.schools.nyc
      • www.hospitals.nyc
choice confusion6
Choice Confusion

…eliminating confusion…

NYC.GOV

GOV.NYC

choice confusion7
Choice Confusion

…eliminating confusion…

NYC.GOV

Current site for mayor’s office

choice confusion8
Choice Confusion

…eliminating confusion…

NYC.GOV

Current site for mayor’s office

City Council splits its efforts between .us and .info

choice confusion9
Choice Confusion

…eliminating confusion…

GOV.NYC

redirect to

NYC.GOV

what we need
What We Need

A place on the Internet

for the city’s residents

and organizations to

find one another.

what we need1
What We Need

A place on the Internet where the world can find our resources.

what we need2
What We Need

Opportunity

Especially for our youth and large immigrant community.

what we need3
What We Need

2007 formed

Connecting.nyc Inc.

not-for-profit

Acquire & Develop the .nyc TLD

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We Need

Our Wiki Front Page

www.connectingnyc.org