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July 30, 2008; 06:05 AM

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--The Go Daddy Group, Inc. is officially announcing entry into the Canadian market with its new subsidiary, Go Daddy Domains Canada, Inc. While Go Daddy already counts some of its more than 5.5 million customers in Canada, its working to serve even more by introducing .CA to its line-up.

Getting a .CA domain name through Go Daddy Domains Canada affords customers competitive prices, world-class 24x7 customer support as well as additional products and services at no additional charge, including an easy-to-use blog builder, online photo album and free email.

Offering .CA lets our Canadian customers have all their domain names in one place, said Go Daddy CEO and Founder Bob Parsons. This gives Canadians the benefits of our low prices, unmatched customer service and support for all of their domains.

As part of the Canada expansion, Go Daddy Domains Canada recently opened its office in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Canada is one of the worlds most wired nations. With more than 1 million .CA domain name registrations and a 20% annual growth rate, we are pleased to welcome Go Daddy Domains Canada as one of our certified registrars, said Byron Holland, President and CEO of the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA). We are confident that having a registrar like Go Daddy offer .CA services in Canada will benefit the Canadian customers and will foster the Canadian Internet presence.

Go Daddy is making news in Canada on the sponsorship side too. Saturday, Canadian Ron Fellows drives the No. 5 Chevrolet in Montreal, during the NASCAR NAPA Auto Parts 200.

The .CA extension is available to Canadian residents and others who meet the Canadian Presence Requirements. To register a .CA domain or to find out how to get online quickly and easily, please visit

To find out more information about the Canadian Internet Registration Authority, please visit

About The Go Daddy Group, Inc.

Go Daddy is a leading provider of services that enable individuals and businesses to establish, maintain and evolve an online presence. Go Daddy provides a variety of domain name registration plans and Web site design and hosting packages, as well as a broad array of on-demand services. These include products such as SSL Certificates, Domains by Proxy private registration, ecommerce Web site hosting, blog templates and blog software, podcast packages and online photo hosting. The Go Daddy Group, Inc. has more than 30 million domain names under management. Go Daddy registers, renews or transfers a domain name every second. is the world's No. 1 domain name registrar according to Name Intelligence, Inc. is also rated the worlds largest hostname provider according to Netcraft Ltd. During 2007, The Go Daddy Group registered more than one-third of all domain names registered in the top six generic top-level domains, or gTLDs, including .com, .net, .org, .info, .biz and .mobi.

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