Domain name speculation

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.

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  • 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.

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.

Internet Grows to 354.7 Million Domain Name Registrations in the Second Quarter of 2019

Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 9:05pm

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, today announced that the second quarter of 2019 closed with 354.7 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of 2.9 million domain name registrations, or 0.8 percent, compared to the first quarter of 2019.1,2 Domain name registrations have grown by 14.9 million, or 4.4 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 second quarter of 2019 closed with 354.7 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of 2.9 million domain name registrations, or 0.8 percent, compared to the first quarter of 2019.1,2 Domain name registrations have grown by 14.9 million, or 4.4 percent, year over year.1,2
    The .com and .net TLDs had a combined total of 156.1 million domain name registrations in the domain name base3 at the end of the second quarter of 2019, an increase of 1.3 million domain name registrations, or 0.9 percent, compared to the first quarter of 2019.
  • As of June 30, 2019, the .com domain name base totaled 142.5 million domain name registrations, while the .net domain name base totaled 13.6 million domain name registrations.
  • New .com and .net domain name registrations totaled 10.3 million at the end of the second quarter of 2019, compared to 9.6 million domain name registrations at the end of the second quarter of 2018.
  • The second quarter 2019 Domain Name Industry Brief, as well as previous reports, can be obtained at Verisign.com/DNIB .

Internet Grows to 351.8 Million Domain Name Registrations in the First Quarter of 2019

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 9:20pm

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, today announced that the first quarter of 2019 closed with 351.8 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of 3.1 million domain name registrations, or 0.9 percent, compared to the fourth quarter of 2018.1,2 Domain name registrations have grown by 18.0 million, or 5.4 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 first quarter of 2019 closed with 351.8 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of 3.1 million domain name registrations, or 0.9 percent, compared to the fourth quarter of 2018.1,2 Domain name registrations have grown by 18.0 million, or 5.4 percent, year over year.1,2
    The .com and .net TLDs had a combined total of 154.8 million domain name registrations in the domain name base3 at the end of the first quarter of 2019, an increase of 1.8 million domain name registrations, or 1.2 percent, compared to the fourth quarter of 2018.
  • The .com and .net TLDs had a combined increase of 6.5 million domain name registrations, or 4.4 percent, year over year.
  • As of March 31, 2019, the .com domain name base totaled 141.0 million domain name registrations, while the .net domain name base totaled 13.8 million domain name registrations.
  • New .com and .net domain name registrations totaled 9.8 million at the end of the first quarter of 2019, compared to 9.6 million domain name registrations at the end of the first quarter of 2018.

Internet Grows to 348.7 Million Domain Name Registrations in the Fourth Quarter of 2018

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 8:10pm

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, today announced that the fourth quarter of 2018 closed with approximately 348.7 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of approximately 6.3 million domain name registrations, or 1.8 percent, compared to the third quarter of 2018.1,2 Domain name registrations have grown by approximately 16.3 million, or 4.9 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 2018 closed with approximately 348.7 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of approximately 6.3 million domain name registrations, or 1.8 percent, compared to the third quarter of 2018.1,2 Domain name registrations have grown by approximately 16.3 million, or 4.9 percent, year over year.1,2
    The .com and .net TLDs had a combined total of approximately 153.0 million domain name registrations in the domain name base3 at the end of the fourth quarter of 2018, an increase of approximately 1.3 million domain name registrations, or 0.8 percent, compared to the third quarter of 2018.
  • As of Dec. 31, 2018, the .com domain name base totaled approximately 139.0 million domain name registrations, while the .net domain name base totaled approximately 14.0 million domain name registrations.
  • New .com and .net domain name registrations totaled approximately 9.5 million at the end of the fourth quarter of 2018, compared to 9.0 million domain name registrations at the end of the fourth quarter of 2017.
  • The fourth quarter 2018 Domain Name Industry Brief, as well as previous reports, can be obtained at Verisign.com/DNIB .

Global Domain Names Industry

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 8:20pm

Timeline for Russian Domain Names: Important Milestones Achieved by Russian Registry

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  • Timeline for Russian Domain Names: Important Milestones Achieved by Russian Registry
    Table 56: Russian Domain Name Market (2012, 2014 and 2016): Total Number of .??
  • Domain Names in Thousands (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    Table 59: Russian 14-Year Perspective for Domain Names by Domain Type - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative Registrations for Country Code TLDs and Generic TLDs for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    Table 62: Austrian 14-Year Perspective for Domain Names by Domain Type - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative Registrations for Country Code TLDs and Generic TLDs for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    Table 65: Belgian 14-Year Perspective for Domain Names by Domain Type - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative Registrations for Country Code TLDs and Generic TLDs for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    Table 68: Czech Republic 14-Year Perspective for Domain Names by Domain Type - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative Registrations for Country Code TLDs and Generic TLDs for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    Table 71: Denmark 14-Year Perspective for Domain Names by Domain Type - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative Registrations for Country Code TLDs and Generic TLDs for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    Table 74: Dutch14-Year Perspective for Domain Names by Domain Type - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative Registrations for Country Code TLDs and Generic TLDs for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    Table 77: Polish 14-Year Perspective for Domain Names by Domain Type - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative Registrations for Country Code TLDs and Generic TLDs for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    Table 80: Swedish 14-Year Perspective for Domain Names by Domain Type - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative Registrations for Country Code TLDs and Generic TLDs for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    Table 83: Swiss 14-Year Perspective for Domain Names by Domain Type - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative Registrations for Country Code TLDs and Generic TLDs for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    Table 86: Turkish 14-Year Perspective for Domain Names by Domain Type - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative Registrations for Country Code TLDs and Generic TLDs for Years 2011, 2017 & 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)