Home / Industry

dotMobi Helps Partners "Go Mobile!"

dotMobi, the first and only Internet address designed specifically for mobile phones, today announced its "Go Mobile!" initiative, a program for dotMobi's network of global registrars and resellers to help businesses accelerate their move to the mobile Internet.

Go Mobile! is exclusively available to dotMobi's registrars and resellers, and includes a range of tools for developing good quality mobile content as well as targeted marketing guides to dramatically improve companies' mobile capabilities and business volumes.

"Go Mobile! equips our partners with the tools they need to support customers who are establishing their mobile web presence," said Neil Edwards, CEO of dotMobi. "Go Mobile! is about accelerating the adoption of the .mobi domain and also encouraging the development of good quality mobile content to create a faster and more reliable mobile Internet experience for users."

Core elements of Go Mobile! include a range of tools for registrars and resellers:

  • Ready.mobi - An analysis tool to test the mobile-readiness of any web site using industry best practices and standards. Ready.mobi gives an in-depth directional report of how well a site will perform on mobile phones.
  • Dev.mobi - The dotMobi Developer Forum at http://dev.mobi is a rich source of news, tools and applications for anyone with an interest in the mobile web
  • .Mobi Site Builder - dotMobi will soon offer registrars a mobile web site building tool that they can in turn offer to their customers.

"As the world's leading .mobi registrar, we are naturally excited about Go Mobile!," said Bob Parsons, CEO & Founder of GoDaddy.com®. "With this launch, dotMobi is growing an exciting range of revenue opportunities and we have the mobile tools to help make it happen, including Website Tonight®, a site builder that will format your Web page for mobile devices and our industry leading Web-Based Mobile Mail."

Other Go Mobile! elements include a substantial cooperative marketing program plus full training and support.

Bhavin Turakhia, CEO of India-based Directi Group, said, ".mobi is one of our most successful recently launched domain names. With these comprehensive tools, dotMobi is opening a new world of global content growth."

Notes to editors: Go Mobile! will be available to fully accredited dotMobi registrars from Monday, 12 February. Details will be issued directly to dotMobi registrars via standard communications channels.

About Afilias - Mobile & Web Services

Afilias - Mobile & Web Services

Afilias Technologies Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Afilias plc, is an expert provider of mobile and web technologies that help companies to reach their customers, regardless of device, content, or context. Products include the DeviceAtlas device intelligence solution, the goMobi mobile website publishing solution and Developer tools such as mobiReady. Learn More

Related topics: DNS, Domain Names, Registry Services, Mobile, Top-Level Domains

WEEKLY WRAP — Get CircleID's Weekly Summary Report by Email:

Related Blogs

Related News


Industry Updates – Sponsored Posts

Radix's .ONLINE Fastest to Sell 100,000 Domains

.PRO Domains Now Available to All

Computerworld Names Afilias' Ram Mohan a Premier 100 Technology Leader

Protect Your Privacy - Opt Out of Public DNS Data Collection

The ".law" Domain Gains Momentum Throughout the Legal Profession

Measuring DNS Performance for the User Experience

LogicBoxes Announces Pioneer Registrar Program

Portfolio Update: October Launches and Renewal Rates

We're Moving Forward. You Coming?

Introducing Verisign Public DNS: A Free Recursive DNS Service That Respects Your Privacy

City of Miami 3rd in U.S. to Launch Dedicated TLD

Internet Grows to 296 Million Domain Names in Q2 2015

.Online Becomes the Fastest TLD to Sell 50,000 Domains

.ONLINE GA Launches with 28,000 Registrations in the First 30 Minutes

Protect Your Network From BYOD Malware Threats With The Verisign DNS Firewall

.ONLINE Sees the Biggest Generic Sunrise Ever

Influential Law Firms Have Become Early Adopters of '.law' TLD

.Online Receives 550+ Sunrise Requests, a Fortnight Still to Go

40+ Pioneers Signed on for .TECH, as it Enters EAP Today

WeddingWire Joins Minds + Machines As New TLD '.Wedding' Pioneer

Sponsored Topics