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.ExploreNow

The Blockchain Domain To Put

Your Destination on The Internet

Marketing Resources

Introduction

The .ExploreNow domain is a call to action domain designed to drive visitors to your destination.

Blockchain Based

Your domain will exist on the Handshake blockchain, a decentralized system with none of the restrictions imposed by the traditional ICANN domain system.

Claim Your Brand

Get first mover advantage on the blockchain web by claiming your dream domain on .ExploreNow and simply redirecting it to your existing ICANN website.

For Engagement

Calls to action are a marketing staple for user engagement. Engage your viewers with a .ExploreNow domain designed to encourage users to learn more about your destination.

Access Handshake Domains in 60 Seconds

Handshake domains can be viewed effortlessly using HDNS.io, a free private dns provider for viewing handshake websites. Simply visit hdns.io and follow the instructions on the page to start accessing handshake domains.

TIPS & TRICKS

You can also access handshake domains through the Private Internet Access VPN.

How to Access Any Domain Instantly

View any handshake blockchain domain instantly by simply adding .hns.to to the end. Example: mydomain.viewnow becomes mydomain.viewnow.hns.to. This allows you to show off your blockchain domain to anyone not currently using Hdns.io, Nextdns.io or the Private Internet Access VPN.

Use Cases for .ExploreNow

Here are some suggested use cases to help you get the most out of your .ExploreNow domain name.

Towns & Cities

town.explorenow, city.explorenow

Put your town or city on the internet with a domain name that drives awareness with a compelling call to action encouraging visitors to learn more about your location.

Tourism Destinations

touristdestination.explorenow, tourismexperience.explorenow

People looking for a holiday destination use the internet to research tourism destinations. Encourage tourists to learn more about your tourism hotspot with an .ExploreNow domain for your tourism page.

Art Galleries and Museums

gallery.explorenow, museum.explorenow

Bring your art and history to the internet with an explorenow domain that encourages visitors online to visit and learn more about your exhibits on display.

Educational Institutions

campus.explorenow, school.explorenow

Get your educational brand in front of prospective students with an .ExploreNow domain for your website that compels students to visit your website and learn about the features of your educational institution.

VR Tours & Virtual Worlds

vrtour.explorenow, vrworld.explorenow

VR Tours are now a part of marketing for destinations as virtual worlds are a part of online entertainment. Drive more visitors to explore your vr experience or virtual world by choosing the right domain name for your business.

Important Notes

Two important points to note when using handshake domains.

Don't Collect Sensitive Information

SSL is currently not supported by handshake so be mindful of what data you collect via the site if any. Directing users to 3rd party systems to make contact or to process data is recommended. Examples: Click to email, Discord, Telegram, Send a Facebook Message.

Email Isn't Supported Yet

Handshake currently does not support email records. Alternative solutions to email are recommended as a workaround. eg. Click to email gmail, Discord, Telegram, Send a Facebook Message. Don't let yourself be limited to just these examples of email alternatives.

Branding Recommendations

Suggested Colors

A small palette is recommended to keep your viewer emersed in content that's easy to read thanks to a methodical use of a limited color space that puts content first while still adding a sense of quality to your content.

#C1B786

#FFFBA4

#000000

Suggested Fonts

01

Montserrat

To be used with headlines.

02

Playfair Display

To be used with paragraphs.

Logos

Pure text logos using Montserrat bold are recommended. Both the E and the N should be capitalized.

Light Background

.ExploreNow

Dark Background

.ExploreNow

Official Vendors List

A list of domain registrars with permissions to sell .ExploreNow domain names.

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