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New gTLD .Miami Gets Almost 5,000 Registrations After It’s 1st Day Of Availability

October 3rd, 2015 Comments off
The new domain name extension .Miami , which had it’s first day of General Availability yesterday, where it could be registered on a first come, first served basis got almost 5K registration including around 200 in Sunrise. According to, .Miami had 4,959 domain names in the zone after its full day of GA. The […]

Here are Some .NYC Collision Domains That Won’t Be Available To Be Registered Next Week

October 2nd, 2015 Comments off
.NYC updated it’s list of domain names it will be releasing from the collision list next week. The collision domains will be release on 8 October 2015, these domains are being offered on a first come first served basis at normal registration fees with no premium renewal fees. There will be no auctions other than […]
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Steve Kaziyev of City Partners and Your Brand Discusses .NYC Purchases.

August 16th, 2015 Comments off
Steven Kaziyev is a New York based domain investor who operates sites at,, and (I do write at Domain Crunch). Steve recently won the auction for the 112 domain portfolio of .NYC domains on Flippa. The auction closed at $3,780 and you can see a list of the domains here. Steve told […]
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.NYC Portfolio of 111 Domains Closes on Flippa at $3,780

July 23rd, 2015 Comments off
A portfolio of 111 .NYC domains were auctioned on Flippa, and the auction closed on Wednesday selling at the buy it now of $3,780. There were 6 bidders who made 23 bids. Some of the names included: (Seller description provided)     |      The best business schools are in NYC! List all of […]
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Report: Digital.NYC Chief Named Chief Digital Officer of New York City

June 7th, 2015 Comments off
Fast Company is reporting that New York City will Name Jessica Singleton as its Chief Digital Officer who is currently the city’s digital director. “”Singleton, who was a member of President Barack Obama’s digital team during his 2012 campaign and served as digital director for Mayor de Blasio’s run for office, had been leading NYC […]
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Mayor Of New York Brags On .NYC: 97% Of Registrants Own 10 or Less Domains

May 15th, 2015 Comments off
The Mayor of New York Bill de Blasio today announced “that just six months after its historic public launch, the. nyc top-level domain has become the fastest-growing city domain in the world – racking up over 75,000 registrations to date.” Mayor Bill de Blasio is quoted as saying: “New York is the only city with […]
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April 4th, 2015 Comments off
Josh Kosman wrote a an article on Friday night with regards to .NYC and the rest of the new city gtlds. Kosman used data from Domain Punch that stipulated that 72,000 freebies should not be included in the totals for .Berlin, so with that technicality, .NYC is the leader in paid registrations. From the article: […]
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March 1st, 2015 Comments off posted an article on the status of how things are doing so far with the Dot Nyc extension. The article went on to say there were two ways to measure the success of an extension. The standard way of success using metric and statistical data, and the other was to look at how it […]
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Whoops: Mayor Of New York Fails To Register His Own .NYC Domain: Billdeblasio.NYC

January 29th, 2015 Comments off
This goes right to the you can’t make this stuff up file.,  published a post today chatting about how the the Mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio, who has been touting “the new .nyc domain names as “a unique opportunity” for New Yorkers “to own who they are online,” did not buy […]
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.NYC Releases Numbers On Landrush: 145 Domains Sell For $1K-$9,999: 10 Sell For $10K+

November 19th, 2014 Comments off
New York City released some numbers on the recently concluded Landrush period for the new gTLD .NYC, in which residents and businesses located in New York City were given the opportunity to apply for a domain for any extra fee before general availability started. published a couple of posts on some unofficial sales here […]
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