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Cyrillic and the Internet

25/01/2018
“When we began using computers we had no inkling of the extent to which they would change our life habits. The march of technology has also impacted the use of our traditional script. Now, however, new ways are opening up to spread the use of the Cyrillic alphabet online – and this time...
06/02/2017
Use of the Cyrillic script in everyday communication – and therefore online too – is not, as some would have it, a nationalist statement, it is a sign of respect for one’s language, just as nations all around the world value their identity. This sentence summarises the Cyribusters 2 panel...
02/02/2016
A number of myths about the use of Cyrillic on the Internet – for example that Google “doesn't like” our official script, that there are not enough Cyrillic fonts, that using Cyrillic makes it difficult to expand one’s online business and other beliefs – were put to rest on 27th January 2016...
26/02/2014
On the second anniversary of the .СРБ internet domain, on 27th January 2014, the Serbian National Internet Domain Registry (RNIDS), organised a panel debate called “Cyrillic and the Internet, in Serbia and around the world”  at the Belgrade Centre for the Promotion of Science. It is...
30/01/2013
The registration of Cyrillic Internet .СРБ domain names started on January 27th 2012, resulting in more than 6,800 domain names of this type that have been registered in the course of one year. Since there are currently over 77,000 .RS domain names, the above number shows that the .СРБ...
09/08/2012
On August 1st 2012, registrations opened with a Land Rush for the Serbian IDN .срб. From now on, everyone can register a .срб domain name, regardless of whether or not they already have an equivalent .rs domain name. Cyrillic .срб domain name is the second national Internet domain name of...
31/01/2012
As of January 27th website owners in Serbia and the Diaspora can register the Cyrillic domain .СРБ as well. During the first six months, only the owners of existing or newly registered .RS domain names will be eligible to register .СРБ domain names at a special price. After this period, anyone...
23/12/2011
At the December 13th Assembly, the Board of Governors, reached a decision on starting .СРБ domain registration, determining St Sava’s Day, January 27th 2012, as the commencement date. The Cyrillic Internet domain .СРБ is a new, second ccTLD of the Republic of Serbia and, after...

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