What is meta? ×
Meta Stack Exchange is where users like you discuss bugs, features, and support issues that affect the software powering all 122 Stack Exchange communities.

I want to know, how many tlds are currently owned by Stack Overflow? As I know there is only stackoverflow.com. Are there any other tlds owned by Stack Overflow?

share|improve this question
15  
The technical answer is none, since stackoverflow.com is not a TLD (.com is). –  Tim Stone Jan 17 '13 at 18:40
    
@TimStone Heh, you just beat me to it ... –  EnergyNumbers Jan 17 '13 at 18:41
2  
Surely, it ownes .se? –  Oded Jan 17 '13 at 18:45
    
I believe se is for Sweden –  Aaron Kurtzhals Jan 17 '13 at 18:45
5  
@AaronKurtzhals - Never heard of it. –  Oded Jan 17 '13 at 18:47
    
2  
@Oded I've been trying to tell people about .sx.... –  Pops Jan 17 '13 at 21:34
    
@PopularDemand In Italian, that would be a short for left, in the same way dx is a short for right. ;) –  kiamlaluno Jan 17 '13 at 21:52
add comment

closed as not constructive by kiamlaluno, Martijn Pieters, Austin Henley, hims056, Lance Roberts Jan 18 '13 at 4:51

As it currently stands, this question is not a good fit for our Q&A format. We expect answers to be supported by facts, references, or expertise, but this question will likely solicit debate, arguments, polling, or extended discussion. If you feel that this question can be improved and possibly reopened, visit the help center for guidance.If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

2 Answers

Stack Exchange don't own any TLDs.

stackoverflow.com is a domain. It's not a TLD; a TLD is a Top-Level Domain, such as .com and .uk

Of the Stack Exchange domains, there is at least these:

AndroidFoodFight.com , AnswerAma.com , AppTivate.ms , arqade.com , askdifferent.com , AskPatents.com , AskSigAct.org , AskTheTable.com , askubuntu.com , basicallymoney.com , blogoverflow.com , chiphacker.com , crossvalidated.com , CsTheory.org , CycleQuery.com , Diablo3Acts.com , ElectionCheck.com , ExpertUi.com , GameCouncil.com , GameCounsel.com , GetsThingsDone.net , hatdash.com , HatFight.com , IAskChicago.com , IAskNyc.com , IdleCoder.com , LieHound.com , MiniProfiler.com , MiyOdEya.com , MountainLionChallenge.com , nothingtoinstall.com , RockStarHire.com , s.tk , seasonedadvice.com , serverfault.com , SexualityQa.com , SharePointOverflow.com , sstatic.net , stackapps.com , StackAthlon.com , stackauth.com , StackerNews.com , StackEx.com , stackexchange.com , StackOfdice.com , stackoverflow.com , stackshowdown.com , superuser.com , TheArQaDe.com , TheGameCouncil.com , TheNewIpadIsHere.com , TheNewNewNewIpad.com , TruthCatcher.com , Win8Challenge.com , YoDeyA.com

share|improve this answer
    
How has the domain s.tk been registered? I thought the minimum length of a domain name (minus TLD) was two characters. Also, a whois search for s.tk returns me "Invalid output" –  caiosm1005 Jan 17 '13 at 19:10
    
@caiosm1005 - That's up to each TLD's manager. x.com is valid, for instance, but no new one-letter .coms are being created. –  Bobson Jan 17 '13 at 19:21
3  
Surely Oded doesn't need the reputation, but this still bothers me. Why repeating an earlier answer? –  Arjan Jan 17 '13 at 19:23
1  
@Arjan I guess the aim here on meta, as elsewhere on StackExchange, is to create a single, best, definitive answer, which can then be accepted; and that can mean merging bits from other answers too. I think I've understood that right, but please correct me if I'm wrong –  EnergyNumbers Jan 17 '13 at 19:34
2  
Sure, that's the aim. But there are things like attribution. You saw my answer and thought to use it - fine. Could have added something about that fact. –  Oded Jan 17 '13 at 20:50
    
Like @Oded, I disagree here, but even think attribution was not good enough here. Changing a useless answer (your first revision was useless, I feel) into a good answer by copying someone else's answer (which also was older) smells VERY bad to me. You should just have deleted your answer, I feel. –  Arjan Jan 17 '13 at 21:07
add comment

stackoverflow.com is owned by Stack Exchange, not by "stackoverflow".

It also owns:

  • answerama.com
  • apptivate.ms
  • arqade.com
  • askdifferent.com
  • askpatents.com
  • askubuntu.com
  • basicallymoney.com
  • blogoverflow.com
  • chiphacker.com
  • crossvalidated.com
  • hatdash.com
  • me3missions.com
  • nothingtoinstall.com
  • s.tk
  • seasonedadvice.com
  • skyrimvsmw3.com
  • serverfault.com
  • sstatic.net
  • stackapps.com
  • stackauth.com
  • stackexchange.com
  • superuser.com
  • winterba.sh

And probably some more.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .