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Updated on Aug 23, 2020. Posted on Oct 9, 2014

What Happens When You Type Your Name + Dot Com In Your Address Bar?

What's in your name?

Have you ever typed your name or a friend's name + .com into your browser's address bar?

Usually, you'll get a domain placeholder site, a broken link, or nothing at all. But sometimes, you'll find a few internet gems...

Like this young lady from China, who was an internet dog photo pioneer.

Or Lori, who took the word "homepage" quite literally.

And these pages that let people "connect" with others who share the same name:

Or poor Gail, who is sick of everyone who can't spell "" correctly:

Robert, you're the go-to guy for Halal products.

Of course, belongs to the one and only Britney Spears.

If your name is Max, guess what you get? CHUCK NORRIS:

Whaddaya know, belongs to internet entrepeneur Kim Dot Com.

Sometimes, you'll get something just plain weird:

"Oh, this is a page from the '90s." Wrong. This page was last updated in 2013.

So, what happens when you type you or a friend's name + .com in your browser? If you get anything fun, weird or bizarre, send us a screenshot of your site in the comments below!

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