Dec 7, 2017
“We’re excited and energised by how quickly the health industry has secured great names and begun building meaningful content on their .health domains,” Jose Ignacio Rasco, CEO of dotHealth. “With both the Trademark and Industry Access phases complete, General Availability marks an integral step necessary to continue building .health as the home for health online.”
Dec 7, 2017
.health domain names have already been registered by industry-leading brands such as Mayo Clinic, United Healthcare, Pfizer, Apple, Google, and Amazon. Whether they are using their .health domain to launch a new product/service, rebrand an existing website with a better name, expand to a new market, or simply provide quick access via a branded shortener, many great health companies and organizations are already using their .health domain names for live websites,.
Dec 5, 2017
Education has .edu, and organizations have .org – now there is .health for health & wellness content online.
Nov 28, 2017
Many of us know that 1 in 20 Google searches are health related, and that more consumers are going online for health information than ever before. But do we really understand the way they find, search, interact, and act upon health-related content online?
Oct 10, 2017
Specialized companies can use .health to demonstrate their relevance and commitment to healthcare, such as augmentedreality.health, wearables.health, and marketresearch.health, etc. Affixing .health instantly connects your capabilities to a $3.2 trillion annual vertical.
Sep 27, 2017
The intention of the domain is to help consumers find reliable health information on the web. Mayo Clinic, United Healthcare, and Johnson & Johnson have already registered for .health domains, as have Apple, Amazon, Facebook, and Google.
Aug 29, 2017
Finally, as the domain becomes more widely known and accepted, it is more than likely it will become associated with credible content and trusted organizations. This could be a very valuable indicator for brands; one that negatively impacts any brand not using a .health, and ultimately being the most beneficial reason for using one.
Jul 31, 2017
The domain, operated by dotHealth LLC, is intended to be the new online destination for health products, services, and information online. The company’s vision is to provide a way for online consumers to identify credible health information, whether it be from hospitals, associations, payers, pharma, or any other health-related body.
Jul 27, 2017
To ensure the legitimacy of .health websites, the dotHealth team said they worked with an advisory committee of health and technology experts to establish “stringent terms and policies that ensure the integrity of the extension and deter misuse.” Rasco said, “Our goal is for the information our customers present to be credible.” He added, “Our terms and conditions reinforce that mission.”
Jul 22, 2017
We recommend our healthcare partners consider purchasing a .health domain right away. It’s a smart move short-term to provide a branded digital marketing option (think owned landing pages), and long-term to plan for the flexible growth of your brand.
Jul 21, 2017
Currently, websites in the health industry are spread out over .com, .edu, and .org. This leads to consumer confusion, a problem the new domain should help with. Here’s hoping .health helps make the medical community a little more streamlined and safe online.
Jul 20, 2017
The health care industry now has its own domain name on the internet, just like universities have .edu and not-for-profits have .org. Several companies and organizations went live Thursday with the .health extension through DotHealth, the official registry.
Jul 20, 2017
dotHealth LLC announced today that .health domains are now available for the health industry.
Jul 18, 2017
How do consumers find health-related information, and how do we as professionals in the health field help reach those consumers in an effective and clear way? The answers may surprise you.
Jul 11, 2017
dotHealth LLC announced today the conclusion of the first phase of its launch, which ended on July 7, 2017. The “Sunrise” phase was a 60-day period during which trademark holders were eligible to claim the .health domain name that corresponds with their trademark.
Jul 10, 2017
“As an extension, we are focused on building a meaningful space. Combined with the fact that we have allowed for an LRP phase limited to the health industry that starts later this month, this number of registrations during Sunrise is in line with our expectations,” said Jose Ignacio Rasco, CEO of dotHealth.
‘Sunrise’ period for trade mark owners to register web addresses at new ‘.health’ domain coming to a close
Jun 28, 2017
In May, dotHealth announced the beginning of a 60-day ‘sunrise’ period for trade mark holders to register domain names ending in .health.
Jun 17, 2017
“An opportunity existed to create a new industry standard and become the home for health online. When you start to analyze how much people rely on the Internet for so many aspects of health, and you understand the size and scope of the industry, it becomes clear that .health needs to exist at the center of all of it.”
Jun 2, 2017
dotHealth LLC, the official registry of the .health domain extension, confirmed ahead of the weekend that it will partner with internet pharmacy verification and monitoring firm LegitScript to monitor all registered .health domain names for health-related content that is unsafe, illegal, or puts internet users’ health and safety at risk.
May 16, 2017
“At LegitScript, our focus has always been to ensure that internet pharmacies, supplement websites, and other online health resources are safe and credible,” says John Horton, CEO of LegitScript. “We are excited that dotHealth is leading the way to create a place where consumers can be empowered to make informed health decisions.”
May 15, 2017
dotHealth LLC, the official registry of the .health domain extension, announced today that it will partner with internet pharmacy verification and monitoring firm LegitScript to monitor all registered .health domain names for health-related content that is unsafe, illegal, or puts internet users’ health and safety at risk.
May 8, 2017
The Sunrise phase of the .health domain launch is open from May 8 – July 7, 2017.
Mar 19, 2017
The goal is to have .health addresses become an identifier for qualified medical companies and websites providing important, reliable information.
Mar 14, 2017
Miami-based dotHealth announced Tuesday it will launch the .health top-level domain, with the goal to be a premier web address for brands, organizations and individuals in the health and wellness industry.
Mar 14, 2017
dotHealth LLC announced today it will launch the new .health top-level domain (TLD) as a new home for health online. The .health TLD is designed to be the premier web address for those who are advancing the health and wellness industry…