Things you probably already know:

  • A shorter domain name is easier for people to remember
  • If you want to get seen online, you need to know some SEO tricks
  • It can be difficult to land the .COM you want for your business

Here’s something you may not know: a .CO domain will help you check off all of the above items during your search for the perfect home for your new online venture.

We’ve written before about how .CO is the domain that all the cool kids are using, but maybe you need a little more convincing. Here, we present our favourite 4 startups that are using .CO in creative ways.

Brit + Co

They have “Co” in their name, so it makes sense to Brit + Co went with brit.co as their domain name.

Brit + Co is a media company that inspires, educates and entertains real women with a creative spirit. The “Brit Girl” uses creativity and a do-it-herself attitude in all aspects of her life: To take charge of her career, forge strong friendships and relationships, curate her own style, decorate her home, and entertain a crowd. Through their content, online classes and products, they enable her to use creativity to shape her future.

NowVentures.co

Now Ventures is  the world’s first funding platform dedicated to enabling early-stage companies with transformative solutions for a prosperous world. They invest seed capital into paradigm-shifting companies and accelerate startup growth through their networks and growth expertise.

Preacher

Preacher is a full-service creative company based in Austin, Texas. They partner with brands and people they truly believe in and market them with conviction, craft and plenty of soul. They call this Spreading the Good Word. They do their best work on brand challenges that demand the utmost ambition, ingenuity and taste.

The Hustle

The Hustle is a daily email newsletter that aims to keep you informed, highlighting a handful of topical stories and adding perspective and color to make it easy to understand. Using their bold, irreverent, and authentic voice, The Hustle cuts through all the nonsense out there and concisely tells users what they need to know and how it impacts them.

Now you’ve seen how others are using .CO – how about you? Today is the perfect day to get your .CO – we here at Rebel have them on sale exclusively at $9.99 (that’s 67% off the usual first year pricing).

So what are you waiting for? Grab your .CO and maybe you’ll be featured on our next blog of movers and shakers making their mark online with .CO.

Jasmin Bollman

Jasmin is Rebel’s Marketing Manager of Social Media and Content. Her background in journalism & freelance public relations means she loves to write and often discusses the Oxford comma with colleagues. In addition to bringing the Rebel voice to the world, Jasmin often wrestles with how many GIFs are too many to post on Twitter. She’s currently (and perpetually) working on her first book while simultaneously looking for ways to work classic quotes from The Simpsons into her everyday life.

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