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. domain celebrates its birthday


The domain addressing for children and teenagers’ resources turns 7 years.

The Cyrillic domain . celebrated its 7th birthday on February 26. The first addresses in the domain were registered in 2014. Since then, it has opened hundreds of websites aimed primarily at children and teenagers, as well as their parents and teachers. Websites in the . domain also host online stores and commercial projects aimed at beginning users.

A complete catalogue of the best sites with addresses in . is available on the official website. Now the catalogue contains about 160 resources on various topics and purposes from the sites of kindergartens and sports schools to educational applications and the media.

The mission of . domain is to create an Internet space of trust, to increase the digital literacy of children and teenagers and to combine high-quality Internet content on the same platform. Another important task of . is to make children's online experience comfortable and safe. Counteraction to "malwares" on sites operating in the domain is carried out by monitoring unwanted content, which works 24/7, 365 days a year.

Registering the main or additional address of the website in . means becoming a part of the Runet positive space, as well as getting the opportunity to get into the catalogue of the best sites .. It is easy to do: just contact one of the accredited in the zone registrars.

The Smart Internet Foundation established in 2012 by the Coordination Center for TLD .RU/. is an administrator for . domain. The Foundation is engaged in the development of children's Internet in Russia and supports humanitarian projects in the worldwide network.

Learn more information about the projects, the . domain, as well as news and researches in the field of children's Internet on Smart Journal. News of the . domain and its friends are also available on official social networks at Vkontakte and Facebook.