About.com is reborn as Dotdash


Say farewell to About.com — the go-to site for basic information on the internet is being dispersed and retooled into a new brand called Dotdash. Meet the new boss — not quite the same as the old boss. Dotdash replaces the information-based URLs of About into separate verticals based on specific topics. Here’s the full list of separate sites: Lifewire (tech and gadgets) The Balance (finance) ThoughtCo (education) VeryWell (health and medicine) The Spruce (decorating, I think?) The only About topic that still functions, as far as I can find, is About Travel, though this will eventually be phased out…

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