Country code top-level domains

Internet Grows to 366.8 Million Domain Name Registrations at the End of the First Quarter of 2020

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 9:45pm

The .com and .net TLDs had a combined increase of 5.9 million domain name registrations, or 3.8 percent, year over year.

Key Points: 
  • The .com and .net TLDs had a combined increase of 5.9 million domain name registrations, or 3.8 percent, year over year.
  • As of March 31, 2020, the .com domain name base totaled 147.3 million domain name registrations, and the .net domain name base totaled 13.4 million domain name registrations.
  • New .com and .net domain name registrations totaled 10.0 million at the end of the first quarter of 2020, compared to 9.8 million domain name registrations at the end of the first quarter of 2019.
  • Verisign, a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, enables internet navigation for many of the worlds most recognized domain names.

100K Premium .Cloud Domain Names Released to Partner Sales Channels With New Pricing

Monday, May 11, 2020 - 6:08pm

NEW YORK, NY, May 12, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Top-level domain (TLD) .Cloud announces the release of over 100,000 premium domain names with a new pricing structure to their worldwide partner network.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, NY, May 12, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Top-level domain (TLD) .Cloud announces the release of over 100,000 premium domain names with a new pricing structure to their worldwide partner network.
  • These premium domain names are considered highly valuable for branding and marketing purposes and opens new opportunities for businesses to create modern branding and memorable websites.
  • The inventory has been released within a simple new pricing structure with nine tiers, and one renewal price across all tiers.
  • For more information please visit: http://get.cloud
    The .Cloud top-level domain helps businesses create a modern digital identity with domain names ending in .cloud.

Coordination Center For TLD .RU/.РФ Becomes a Partner of the Annual EURid UNESCO World Report on Internationalised Domain Names

Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 11:44am

The Russian domain registry, Coordination Center for TLD .RU/., has become a partner to the annual EURid UNESCO World Report on Internationalised Domain Names (IDNs).

Key Points: 
  • The Russian domain registry, Coordination Center for TLD .RU/., has become a partner to the annual EURid UNESCO World Report on Internationalised Domain Names (IDNs).
  • The study brings together IDN data from multiple sources, including an annual survey of country code Top Level Domain registries from all over the world.
  • At the initiative of the Coordination Center, questions were added about IDN formats available in registry systems and WHOIS services (the online look up services for information about domain names).
  • Coordination Center supports social and technology projects providing further promotion and extension of the internet.

Tasjeel.ae Launches UAE Premium Domain Marketplace

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 11:41am

Tasjeel the fastest growing .ae Domain Registrar introduces a Dedicated Premium Domain Name Market for the UAE.

Key Points: 
  • Tasjeel the fastest growing .ae Domain Registrar introduces a Dedicated Premium Domain Name Market for the UAE.
  • DUBAI, UAE, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Tasjeel is launching a dedicated UAE premium domain name marketplace.
  • Speaking of the need for a UAE premium domain marketplace, Tasjeel CEO Wahid Aziz said:
    "We've seen .ae domain registrations skyrocket over the last few years.
  • Within the UAE, most premium domain name sales are conducted privately, often through brokers whose charges can be high and whose business practices aren't always transparent.

Tasjeel.ae Launches UAE Premium Domain Marketplace

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 11:40am

DUBAI, UAE, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Tasjeel is launching a dedicated UAE premium domain name marketplace.

Key Points: 
  • DUBAI, UAE, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Tasjeel is launching a dedicated UAE premium domain name marketplace.
  • The new platform will allow buyers to purchase premium domain names that are already registered.
  • Speaking of the need for a UAE premium domain marketplace, Tasjeel CEO Wahid Aziz said:
    "We've seen .ae domain registrations skyrocket over the last few years.
  • Within the UAE, most premium domain name sales are conducted privately, often through brokers whose charges can be high and whose business practices aren't always transparent.

ILOVE.PR - Prime Domains Released for the PR Industry

Monday, April 27, 2020 - 1:01pm

The full list of names is posted on the nic.PR site ; all names are available at any authorized .PR domain name registrar .

Key Points: 
  • The full list of names is posted on the nic.PR site ; all names are available at any authorized .PR domain name registrar .
  • PR professionals, including large agencies, small agencies, event pros and freelancers, know that the right internet address can mean the difference between success and failure.
  • Afilias is the world's second largest domain registry, with over 20 million domain names under management in over 200 top level domains.
  • Afilias powers a wide variety of top-level domains, including TLDs for countries, cities, brands, communities, and generic terms.

MyEtherWallet Integrates Unstoppable Domains to Become First .crypto Reseller

Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 2:00pm

MyEtherWallet is the first reseller of .crypto blockchain domains, making MyEtherWallet a domain registrar.

Key Points: 
  • MyEtherWallet is the first reseller of .crypto blockchain domains, making MyEtherWallet a domain registrar.
  • The integration with Unstoppable Domains .crypto will provide increased access to the decentralized web to MyEtherWallets 1,000,000 monthly active users.
  • Unstoppable Domains is very excited to announce this integration with MyEtherWallet, commented Unstoppable Domains co-founder, Brad Kam.
  • To date, thousands of websites have been launched to the decentralized web, and Unstoppable Domains has registered over 200,000 domains.

Internet Grows to 362.3 Million Domain Name Registrations at the End of the Fourth Quarter of 2019

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 8:47pm

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, today announced that the fourth quarter of 2019 closed with 362.3 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of 2.4 million domain name registrations, or 0.7 percent, compared to the third quarter of 2019.1,2 Domain name registrations have grown by 13.5 million, or 3.9 percent, year over year.1,2

Key Points: 
  • VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, today announced that the fourth quarter of 2019 closed with 362.3 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of 2.4 million domain name registrations, or 0.7 percent, compared to the third quarter of 2019.1,2 Domain name registrations have grown by 13.5 million, or 3.9 percent, year over year.1,2
    The .com and .net TLDs had a combined total of 158.8 million domain name registrations in the domain name base3 at the end of the fourth quarter of 2019, an increase of 1.5 million domain name registrations, or 0.9 percent, compared to the third quarter of 2019.
  • The .com and .net TLDs had a combined increase of 5.9 million domain name registrations, or 3.9 percent, year over year.
  • As of Dec. 31, 2019, the .com domain name base totaled 145.4 million domain name registrations, and the .net domain name base totaled 13.4 million domain name registrations.
  • New .com and .net domain name registrations totaled 10.3 million at the end of the fourth quarter of 2019, compared to 9.5 million domain name registrations at the end of the fourth quarter of 2018.

Internet Grows to 359.8 Million Domain Name Registrations in the Third Quarter of 2019

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 9:30pm

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, today announced that the third quarter of 2019 closed with 359.8 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of 5.1 million domain name registrations, or 1.4 percent, compared to the second quarter of 2019.1,2 Domain name registrations have grown by 17.4 million, or 5.1 percent, year over year.1,2

Key Points: 
  • VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, today announced that the third quarter of 2019 closed with 359.8 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of 5.1 million domain name registrations, or 1.4 percent, compared to the second quarter of 2019.1,2 Domain name registrations have grown by 17.4 million, or 5.1 percent, year over year.1,2
    The .com and .net TLDs had a combined total of 157.4 million domain name registrations in the domain name base3 at the end of the third quarter of 2019, an increase of 1.3 million domain name registrations, or 0.8 percent, compared to the second quarter of 2019.
  • The .com and .net TLDs had a combined increase of 5.7 million domain name registrations, or 3.8 percent, year over year.
  • As of Sept. 30, 2019, the .com domain name base totaled 144.0 million domain name registrations, while the .net domain name base totaled 13.4 million domain name registrations.
  • New .com and .net domain name registrations totaled 9.9 million at the end of the third quarter of 2019, compared to 9.5 million domain name registrations at the end of the third quarter of 2018.

VPN.com Announces Ninja.com For Sale

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 5:07am

Number of Global Monthly Searches: 1,400,000

Key Points: 
  • Number of Global Monthly Searches: 1,400,000
    Very competitive keyword in Google, a brand must have competitive advantage to rank in top 10.
  • We have had a record year of premium exact-match domain sales, specifically one-word .com domains.
  • Over the last six months, VPN.com has established a reputation as a leading purveyor of high value, exact-match domains.
  • Connecting with great end-users and brands with the budget for these premium domains we have done for over a decade.