You’ll Never Guess How Deel is Now Using


Earlier this week, Jamie Zoch reported that the domain name was acquired by a startup called Deel. had been owned by Francois Carillo, and the startup called Deel has been using for its website.

Judging by a few Twitter comments, it looks like the acquisition of will be well-received by the startup’s customers and prospective clients who have been mistakenly visiting instead of the correct This is unsurprising since people tend to add .com to the name of the website they want to visit assuming the startup has its brand match domain name.

Alex Bouaziz, CEO & Co-Founder of Deel, excitedly mentioned on Twitter a short while ago, and the company’s @Deel Twitter account retweeted:

Before clicking the link, I would have suspected that would forward to The company would likely want to transition its website to at some point, but a major url change like that can take time to address before committing. The safer move is to forward the brand match domain name to the company website until the transition is 100% ready to be made and the resources are available to address any issues that might pop up.

I visited, and let’s just say I was a bit surprised by how the domain name is being used.

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