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Radix Registry Giving You A Chance to Win a Free Go Pro

September 17th, 2014 Comments off
Radix Registry the company behind the .Website extension wants to give you a chance to win a free Go Pro. The company is running a one day contest. Participate in the .website launch contest to win a GoPro! Guess the number of regs we will be at by the end of 24 hours of launch […]
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.London, Has More Reserved Domains Than Registrations & You Won’t Believe What’s on The List

September 17th, 2014 Comments off
.London which launched last week has just over 39,00 domain name registration in the zone file as of today, which many regard to be less than impressive. The population of London’s metropolitan area is the largest in the EU with a total of 13,614,409. So out of over 13 Million residents not counting all the […]
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Tuesday Was .Vegas Day & A Big Celebration Was Held At Las Vegas City Hall

September 16th, 2014 Comments off
    The City of Las Vegas held a very cool launch ceremony for Dot Vegas at Las Vegas city hall today. Namescon.Vegas was the very first domain activated by .Vegas after Nic.Vegas (Nic.is the first domain activated by every new gTLD registry) Richard Lau and and Jothan Franks of Namescon were on hand to […]
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Sedo Transactions Total Just $1M As Baltic.Cruises Tops The List at $25,000

September 16th, 2014 Comments off
Over the past week, 543 transactions took place on Sedo’s marketplace and via SedoMLS, totaling $1 Million 49% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings. Highlights of public sales are: · Top .coms: kiel.com at 19,500 EUR · Top ccTLD: bs.tv at 15,000 USD · Top “other” TLD: baltic.cruises at 25,000 USD […]

.Guide Going Live Wed Has More Registrations Than 4 M + M gTLD’s Have After 1st Day Of GA

September 16th, 2014 Comments off
.Guide which goes into general availability tomorrow, Wednesday September 17th already has more registrations than four strings of Minds + Machines after their first day of GA yesterday. .Guide is sitting at 403 domain name all registered in Sunrise by trademark holders and in the Early Access Program (EAP), while .fishing after its first day […]
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At Least One Registrar is Offering Free .Webcam Domain Registration

September 15th, 2014 Comments off
Courtesy  of our new gTLD blogging friend Jean Guillon comes word that at least one domain name registrar is offering free .Webcam registration through the end of the year though one registrar. According to Jean you can register free .Webcam domain names can be registered at the domain name registrar AlpNames.com  for one year with this […]
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No End User’s Registering New gTLD’s? Check Out The First .Church Domain Names

September 15th, 2014 Comments off
.Church is landing into General Availability on Wednesday September 17th and has almost 400 domain names registered in its Sunrise Period open to trademark holders and through the Early Access Program (EAP) for which registrants paid an extra fee. Looking thought the zone file for .Church there are what may come as a surprise to […]
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.XYZ 1st New gTLD To Break 500,000 Registrations

September 14th, 2014 Comments off
.XYZ has become the first new gTLD to break the 500,000 registration mark. According to ntldstats.com has 501,459 domain registrations. A little of 377,000 of these registrations are from Network Solutions which as we at TheDomains.com discovered early on, are free registrations. Onamae.com a Japanese registrar owned by GMO has over 55,000 of the registrations. […]
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Landrush For .Website & .Press Ends Monday: Here’s a Special Price & Available Domains

September 14th, 2014 Comments off
The Landrush for three Radix’s new gTLD’s, .Website, .Press and .Host closes on Monday at Noon EST We have a special coupon code that will save you 10% off the landrush and pre-registration for any non-premium priced .website and .Press domain. The coupon code only works at 101domain.com and we furnished to the readers of […]
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SeekingAlpha: Shares of Rightside Have At Least 37% Downside

September 13th, 2014 Comments off
SeekingAlpha the Stock publication, just published a pretty scathing review of Rightside, (NASDAQ:NAME) the spin off of Demand Media, in a story entitled “Rightside is Its Trending on the Wrongside.” The story cites some publications in the domain industry including TheDomains.com Domainincite.com and Circleid.com The story comcludes comparing the company on the Registrar level to […]