A little over a week ago Adam Yamada-Hanff broke the story about NameCheap no longer supporting .xyz. According to the article NameCheap made the decision to end their registration support for .xyz. Here is a chat transcript between Adam and NameCheap support: Dmitriy O.: Yes, regretfully, Namecheap does not provide the registration of .XYZ anymore. […]
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It was three years ago to the date that marked the epic debate between the “Domain King” Rick Schwartz and arguably the most successful domainer in history , Frank Schilling on the New gTLD’s. The debate went on for almost 80 Minutes at a session held at the old TRAFFIC conference held back in October […]
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The .Club registry just announced that is sold over $135,000 domain names in August/September 2016 .Club sold 52 names totaling $32,103.52 through the registrar channel . 84 other domain names were sold for a total of $103,245.47, including the Sedo auction. “In both August and September, premium names were sold by 14 different registrars. One […]
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ICANN has published findings of its Phase II Assessment of the Competitive Effects Associated with the New gTLD Program The study explores whether the New gTLD Program has affected competition in the domain name marketplace. ICANN commissioned the study, conducted by Analysis Group, to inform the Competition, Consumer Trust and Consumer Choice Review Team’s analysis […]
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According to an email we just received, the domain name registrar, AlpNames is going with a $.49 registration for domain names for Famous Four Media new gTLD extensions (non-premiums) “From now until the end of the year, ALL AlpNames customers can benefit from some of our lowest ever pricing across 16 AWESOME domain extensions. ” […]
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Sedo.com, announced today its partnership with Boston Ivy domain registry for an upcoming auction of new gTLD premium domain names. The online auction, which will run from 27th October until 3rd November 2016, will mostly feature financial domain names, reflecting four of Boston Ivy’s six Top Level Domains -.markets, .trading, .forex and .broker. However the […]
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Radix put together this infographic for a detailed look at the .online extension. As of today there are 438,946 registrations according to NTLDstats.com. This place .online at #9 in total registrations.
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Beijing XYZ Technology Co. LTD, the Chinese business entity and registry operator of the popular .xyz domain extension, announced today that Mason Zhang has joined the company as its first employee in China. Formerly the Chief Marketing Officer of a Chinese domain registry, Zhang now oversees Beijing XYZ’s strategic partnerships, marketing campaigns, and expansion plans […]
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TechCrunch.com published a great story about the money floating around in the domain industry entitled “”The silent evolution of domain names””. People in the domain space are mentioned include Rob Grant as the father of Lana Del Rey, Kevin Ham, and Thunayan K. AL-Ghanim. The story covers Godaddy’s purchase of our portfolio saying they spend […]
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The folks over at NtldStats.com published an infographic on InfoGr.Am that delves into the numbers on .Shop. Some of the numbers include: 19,291 people registered one or more .shop domains within the first 24 hours. $1,561,240 have been spent on .shop domains within the first 24 hours after GA. 91 .shop domains have a DNSSEC […]
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