Historically communities have sought to exist on internet. The launch of new domain names is proof of the existence of this identity movement, culturally and geographically. The .SCOT GeoTLD is the last to have been launched. New domain names are still avant-garde, but will be a standard in the coming years.
For more information, please read “Scottish Government website moves to .Scot domain“, an article by The Herald Scotland (Feb. 17 2015).