SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BRS Media, a diverse and growing media e-commerce firm that assists traditional and interactive media companies build and brand on the power of the Internet, announced today on World Emoji Day, that dotFM, the .FM Top-Level Domain Registry, has become the official sponsor of the ‘RADIO’ Emoji, through the Unicode Consortium's Adopt-a-Character program.
In April, dotFM launched Emoji-based Domain Names. Emoji Branding is the next frontier in Creative Digital Marketing in the Domain Name space. Today Emojis are incorporated in all aspects of consumers’ online conversations; mobile devices, social media, texting, messaging, and now web domains.
“As part of our ongoing 20th Anniversary, we are thrilled to announce on World Emoji Day, our official permanent sponsor of the RADIO Emoji as part of the Unicode Consortium’s Adopt-a-Character campaign,” remarked George T. Bundy, Chairman & CEO of BRS Media, Inc. “We are pleased to support the Adopt-a-Character program, the Unicode Consortium plays a critical role in developing, maintaining, and promoting standards in Emoji characters. It’s the Unicode's efforts that enable people around the world to use Emojis across all platforms, mobile devices, computers and the Internet.”
dotFM encourages anyone interested in Adopting a Character to visit the Unicode Consortium site at https://www.unicode.org/consortium/adopted-characters.html and make a donation to sponsor your favorite character today!
dotFM pioneered the 'Industry Specific' domain space over 20 years ago and the .FM Top-Level Domain continues to be on the forefront of innovative technology, with the launch of Emoji-based Domain Names. Emoji Domain Names are now available based on Unicode Consortium Emoji Version 5.0 standards using single code point; and allowing a mix of letters and Emoji characters under the top-level .FM, as well as the dotRadio extensions, .RADIO.fm and .RADIO.am
Some of the world's most innovative .FM brands include; Overcast.fm, Southwest.fm, CarrieUnderwood.fm, DI.fm, Anchor.fm, Last.fm, Earbud.fm, Rainmaker.fm, Jazz.fm, Panoply.fm, Coca-Cola.fm, Summertime.fm, among thousands more.
The .FM Top-Level Domain as Emoji’s are available directly from dotFM (https://dot.fm), as well as through Retail Registrars (https://get.fm/registrars) like: Go Daddy, HexoNet, Porkbun, iDotz.Net, https://iheart.ws and many more. Information about .FM Domains, Domain Spotlights, Premium Domains and Emoji Domains are available at https://Get.fm/Emoji
About BRS Media, Inc:
Based in the South of Market district (SoMa) of San Francisco CA, BRS Media (https://brsmedia.fm) was established in 1995, and is celebrating over 20 years Online, featured as one of the fastest growing privately held companies by the SF Business Times and Inc. Magazine for five consecutive years. Its portfolio of leading online properties includes: dotFM® & dotAM®, spotlighting Domain Innovation and Brand Registry Services for media based .FM and .AM domains; dotRadio™ extensions .RADIO.am & .RADIO.fm, Radio's only truly Open & Innovative Domain Extensions and @RADIO.am & @RADIO.fm, Premium Web-based Email Services. dotRadio is a trademark; and dotFM and dotAM are registered trademarks of BRS Media, Inc.