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End of an Era – Lycos Europe to Close.


Lycos Europe will be permanently closing it’s portal and web-hosting business on 1st March
The closure of Lycos Europe's portal, which includes search, online communities, and content channels, comes as it faces increased competition from Yahoo and Google and a decline in user traffic.
An as yet unknown buyer has been found for Tripod.co.uk, it’s personal webhosting site, and it’s Lycos Chat Service is being taken over by www.worldsbiggestchat.com
LYCOS Mail, LOVE@LYCOS, LYCOS iQ, and LYCOS Hosting have been phased out as of the 15th Feb and will be permanently shut on 1st March.
If you’ve current got a website hosted with LYCOS and would like it transferred to our system asap, give us a call on 02380 633 644.