Home » Archive by category domain extensions

STOP THE PRICE INCREASE OF .COM DOMAIN NAMES!

The Internet Commerce Association (ICA) has created a petition on Change.org to stop Verisign, the .com registry, from raising .COM pricing. Sometime before November 30, 2018, the price of .COM domains may go up when the NTIA’s Cooperative Agreem...
Continue reading

The .com/.net uptime is almost 20 years! (video)

Verisign made an interesting video on how the Domain Name System (DNS) infrastructure works. It is mostly directed to a novice level but it is quite interesting to watch. It is meant to be a Verisign marketing video as you can tell from the video descr...
Continue reading

Some very interesting domain name statistics

Afnic has published its 2017 study on the global domain name market, based on ICANN statistics, registry figures, specialized site information and internal research: At the end of 2017, the global domain name market represented some 342 million domain ...
Continue reading

.EU suspends over 11,000 abusive domain names

On 21 June 2018, EURid, the .EU registry, suspended 11,760 domain names that were registered with non-eligible registration data, of which some have been reported for abuse. With actions as such, .EU says that its focus is on the safety of online consu...
Continue reading