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Ultimate list of Google supported domains

Here some nifty list that some of you could find useful, especially if you are scraping google :) The below is the definite list (November 2013) of all google search engines sites by TLDs: google.com google.de google.at google.pl google.fr google.nl google.it google.com.tr google.es google.ch google.be google.gr google.com.br google.lu google.fi google.pt google.hu google.hr google.bg google.com.mx google.si google.sk google.ro google.ca google.co.uk google.cl google....
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Generic Country Code Top Level Domains

Google treats some ccTLDs (such as .tv, .me, etc.) as gTLDs, as we've found that users and webmasters frequently see these more generic than country-targeted. Here is a list of those ccTLDs (note that this list may change over time). .ad .as .bz .cc .cd .co .dj .fm .io .la .me .ms .nu .sc .sr .su .tv .tk .ws Google treats the following as gTLDs that can be geotargeted in Webmaster Tools. Generic Top Level Domains (gTLDs) .aero .biz .cat .com .coop .edu .gov ...
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ICANN's New Domain Guidelines

ICANN (Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers) has recently given the go ahead to create a new set of generic top-level domain suffixes with various endings such as .SKI, .NYC or .LA for the first time since .com suffixes were introduced over 20 years ago. This new initiative will greatly increase the geography of the Internet. The new guidelines will potentially allow cities, countries and companies to buy URLs ending in their brand name such as .Apple or .Google. This could be a...
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