Afilias announced recently that the new .BET top level domain name is now available to the public.
You can read the press release after the jump :
“Afilias, a leading domain registry operator, announces public availability today for the new “dot BET” or .BET top level domain. .BET domains immediately convey that a site’s content is related to betting and is perfect for marketing as it is short and easy to remember. When reaching a global audience, .BET is the Internet address for sports betting, gambling, various games of chance and all other online and offline wagering activities..BET names are available at regular prices from your favorite .BET registrar.
.BET is being launched to support the burgeoning gaming industry making it easier for consumers to find betting sites. Online gaming and betting sites are growing significantly with millions of players generating billions of dollars in revenues every year. Many parts of Europe and Asia have had legal online gambling for years; in the US, there are now four states that allow online gaming, with more states expected to approve soon.
“Any entity that deals with betting, wagering, or casino gaming is a perfect candidate for a .BET address! .BET is the new top level domain that was created for the large and growing online betting and gambling community. It is short, easy to remember, global and ideal for marketing,” said Roland LaPlante, chief marketing officer of Afilias.”