Premium .MX Domain Name Auction Represents Opportunity for Businesses to Expand Reach Into Mexico and Latin American Markets

The first major public auction for .MX domain names since the launch of Mexico's top-level country-code domain offers valuable chance for local companies to secure top generic Spanish and English keyword domains in competitive market spaces.

Mexico City, Mexico, November 02, 2010 --(, the premiere online source for .MX domain name aftermarket sales and research, in partnership with SnapNames and Moniker, both companies and leaders in domain name auction services, will feature nearly 200 hand-picked, premium .MX keyword domains in an upcoming showcase auction. The auction, which takes place between November 2nd and November 9th, will spotlight many top Spanish keywords including,,,,,,,, and, as well as popular English keywords including,,,,,, and destination names like and

Mexico has been rapidly adopting the .MX top-level domain as a primary choice for online branding, according to a recent case study conducted by The study cites a wide array of Mexican companies ranging from local and international businesses, professional schools, travel agencies, media publications, political figures, and internet start-ups, all now using .MX domains for their online identity.

In an interview published in July by, CEO of NIC Mexico Oscar Robles indicated that “.MX has grown almost 45% against .COM.MX growth of only 9% since Nov 1, 2009.”

In reference to an interactive marketing campaign launched by NIC Mexico earlier this year at, Mr Robles also commented in the interview that, “With this campaign we want all those who have a passion, business, idea or project to take advantage of the Internet; and use it as a tool to introduce it to the whole world and label it with .MX. This way we’ll be more .MX to Place the Name of Mexico on the Internet.”

Auction Begins: Tuesday, Nov 2 at 10 a.m. ET (7 a.m. PT)

Auction Ends: Tuesday, Nov 9 at 3:15 p.m. ET (12:15 p.m. PT)

More details and a full list of domains at auction can be found at:

Mike Curving