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What’s your oldest registered domain?

A link from Digg reported that the oldest registered domain, Symbolics.com, is still up and running. The domain was registered as early as March 15, 1985 — more than 21 years ago!

I got my first registered domain back in 1999 for yugatech.com which was offered for free by NameZero. Domain registration then was still $35 per year and free domain services like NameZero and NameDemo used advertising in a frame to offset the cost of the free domains.


Took me until October 7, 2002 to finally re-register yugatech.com along with pinoyblog.com thru my friend who runs MobileHive. We had another domain (blueleafmedia.net) registered July of 2000 for our group but forgot all about it.

Those were good times to remember by.

So, what’s your oldest registered domain?

Abe is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of YugaTech. You Can follow him on Twitter @abeolandres.

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13 Responses

  1. jhay says:

    My old blog’s domain. But it’s only 9 months old. ;)

  2. Noemi says:

    The oldest domain which is still around today and which I originally bought for my daughter (and which I recently owned last year) was registered on January 2001.

  3. jepoy says:

    gameops.net – got also free from namezero around yr 2000. After a year, paid namezero $19+ for renewal then after a year, transfered gameops.net to a $9/yr registrar :D Domain still alive today.

  4. techly says:

    i still dont own one. but i’m planning to do so in a couple of months ;D

  5. Migs says:

    IPHIL.NET, since 1995, but I lost it (along with the company)… waiting for it to expire!

  6. yuga says:

    Migs, buyout na lang. 1995 is a good year for a domain. Nice investment yan.

  7. kid says:

    March 2002 through domainphil.com

  8. Anton says:

    my oldest domain would be sarisaristore.com
    Record created on 22-Dec-1999.


  9. Harry says:

    my oldest is harrycool.com bought in 1999 i think if not earlier.

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