Home / .com / The Oldest Registered Domain Is In Europe

The Oldest Registered Domain Is In Europe

The oldest registered domain is from Europe, or more precisely Norway. Don’t believe us? Check it yourself.

For those that want a history lesson, you can read all about the History of Nordu.Net in this PDF.

The Whois records are quite clear:

nordu-net

 

symbolics-com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

About Simon

Simon has a long history in IT and is one of Australia’s Internet Pioneers. In the late 1980′s he began using BBS’s on a 300 baud modem reading messages from around the world on Fidonet. He later co-founded one of Australia's first ISP's, authored the bestselling book on Internet Safety and wrote for a number of years for Australian Personal Computer magazine. Simon regularly appears in television, radio and print interviews on a variety of Internet related topics.

Comments

  1. […] has been brought to our attention that there is another domain name just as old as Symbolics.com. Nordu.net shows a registration date of March 15th, […]