- What is the point of this site?
To offer curious Internet visitors an interesting way to navigate through historic Internet facts.
- Are there advertising opportunities on Symbolics.com?
Yes. You will notice that nearly everything on our virtual city is “clickable”. We are working with interested parties who want to claim an element in our city for advertisement. We are also working with companies who want to claim an entire building, with the advertising space atop certain buildings..
- Why would someone want advertise?
Symbolics.com receives several hundred thousand unique visitors annually. Curious people flock to Symbolics.com to see what is on the first registered domain name. People will now see your company.
Secondly, everyone wants to be a part of history. This is enabling everyone (from major corporations to small businesses) to be a part of an exclusive group of companies that have a space on the first registered domain name in the history of the Internet.
- What is the price to advertise?
That depends on the space requested and the term of the ad campaign.
- Where did you find your Internet and business facts?
The list of sources is at the bottom of this page.
- What type of advertisements do you accept?
As far as acceptable companies, anything large or small that doesn’t deal with gambling, liquor or adult themes. We are keeping the site PG. No exceptions.
We also are looking for companies that add to the user experience. Interesting and unique companies who want to tap into our massive audience.
Note: We do NOT accept animated logos. It must be a static image. You simply give us the link to your logo and it will be set. You are not allowed to change your image without asking first.
- How old is Symbolics.com?
Symbolics.com was registered on March 15, 1985 – making it the first (and oldest) registered domain name in existence. Of the 275million (275,000,000) domain names in existence, Symbolics.com will always be the first and oldest registered domain name.
- Does this site get traffic?
Yes, Symbolics.com will receive several hundred thousand visitors this year, with zero advertising or promotion. People visit this site because they read about it in a book, spotted it in the news, read about it on social media or heard about it from a friend.
- Who owns Symbolics.com?
A small investor group based out of Dallas, Texas named: XF.com Investments.
We compiled our information from these sources:
Wikipedia.org (Facebook Section)
Alexa.com (Top Sites)
VOX.com (Internet Maps)
Wikipedia.org (Internet Page)
SlideShare.net (Research Presentation)