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Libyan Spider is forced to find a new hosting provider

Today, in an unprecedented way, without any prior warning, the management of SoftLayer, an American hosting company, has suspended the account and the serves of Libyan Spider, the prominent Libya’s registrar. Erroneously, SoftLayer has based its decision on the sanctions imposed by the U.S. government. However, the sanctions are directed only at the current Libyan […]


McLelland has multiple chees brands under its Seriously® portfolio:

L.LY and LL.LY

So many domain name are out of there. What are the most shortest and most popular though? Alexa lists 26 of them, five L.LY  and 21 LL.LY:,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, and […]

The number .ly domains reached 10,000

As published on the registry site: The number of domains registered under .ly has reached over 10K domains.

Recent events in Libya and their temporal impact on .ly domain names

In addition to previously posted articles on ensuring .ly stability during the political crisis – – Libyan Spider has posted press-release explaining the situation.