By Emily Smith and Gary Hotze
What we're grateful for: a holiday that celebrates a beautiful combination of warm dough, savory sauce, gooey cheese and tasty toppings galore. In other words, pizza!
In honor of National Pizza Day (Feb. 9) -- a food we think should be honored for at least an entire month -- we are serving up our favorite fresh-out-of-the-oven 'dot-pizza' (.pizza) websites.
Yep, 'dot-pizza' is a thing. It's one of hundreds of new domain extensions available to help create a website URL that is creative, meaningful and memorable.
These sites below certainly get pepperoni points for being memorable. But if you think that 'dot-pizza' is a domain extension just applicable to pizza restaurants, think again. You needn't be a pizza restaurant to seize a 'dot-pizza' domain name -- as a handful of these websites below illustrate.
It's a collection of crazy pizza pictures curated by Pete. His playfulness with Photoshop will change your #pizzaception.
Love pizza but still looking to cut carbs? This site's got recipes for protein-rich and low-carb pies.
A site dedicated to "Quilt," the debut album of North Dakota’s pop punk trio Vanity Plate.
We’re partial to red sauce, but "taco pizza" is a thing. It can add zesty flavor your business.
Y7k is a culinary agency creating super cheesy -- (yes, we went there) -- content.
When you’re in South Beach, this local pizzeria can satisfy your pizza cravings.
Listen to this podcast about sexuality. Eat an entire pizza afterwards.
Blogger Sophie Carter-Kahn rates her globe-trotting travel experiences on the scale of "better or worse than" pizza.
www.contrebande.pizza This web app could best be described as a bizarre letters/numbers drawing game.
Bradley Allen gives you his take on the best pizza in the New York City area.
A portfolio website for Colin Banko, a visual effects technical director whose site is covered in a super-imposed pepperoni pizza.
A meme that illustrates what could happen when you've eaten too much pizza: It starts spewing from your eyes.
An upbeat spinning pizza with an positive message.
An outlandish music video in which pizza plays a prominent role.
If you stare at this spinning pizza for long enough, maybe it’ll become real?
A cheesy inspirational quote for die-hard pizza fans who need an extra push to be awesome.