Just like bit.ly on Twitter, another .ly success story is rising up, this time on Facebook.
Friend.ly, with 3+ million users, and near.ly 400k fans, a successful Facebook application, is sure.ly a hit. This domain name was registered just in February 2008 and came live few months later. So 3 million users in just one year - not bad at all.
What does it do? It nice.ly provides you with cool.ly statistics, like this one:
Out of XXXXXX's 439 Facebook friends:
Most common name: Sara (7 friends)
Most common zodiac sign: Cancer (43 friends)
Longest name: XXXXXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXXX
Shortest name: XXXX XX
Female/Male: 57% / 43%
Single/Taken: 43% / 57%
Average age: 25 years old
Short link: http://name.ly/~CdAB$2e