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Web presence companies ramp up ad spend as demand soars

GoDaddy and Wix spend more to capture demand surge during the pandemic. It’s been a good year for service providers that help people establish a web presence. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced businesses to shift business online in whole or in part. From yoga instructors offering online instruction to restaurants adding online take-out ordering, businesses […]

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It’s in: the latest list of which registrars are top in .Com

  ICANN has published the latest official data from Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN) about the .com namespace. This registrar-by-registrar report covers July 2020. For the second month in a row, Chinese domain name registrar Xin Net has hemorrhaged domains. I suspect some Chinese domain investors are letting their subpar domains go. Here’s how registrars did in […]

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Website Boom: Wix quantifies massive demand for websites due to Covid

People are creating websites in droves. Website building platform Wix (Nasdaq: WIX) reported first quarter earnings today. It had a solid first quarter, but things got really interesting in April. As domain name companies can attest, there has been a boon in people registering domains and creating websites due to the Covid pandemic. In April […]

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Top domain name registrars

A monthly look at the latest .com data ICANN has published the latest official data from Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN) about the .com namespace. This registrar-by-registrar report covers January 2020. Here’s how registrars did in terms of new .com registrations: 1. GoDaddy.com* (NYSE: GDDY) 1,060,845 (904,896 in December) 2. Tucows** (NASDAQ:TCX) 205,518 (165,119) 3. Namecheap Inc. […]

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Wix now has 4.5 million paying subscribers

Wix’s paying subscriber base inches forward in Q4. Website builder Wix (NASDAQ: WIX) reported Q4 and full-year 2019 earnings today. The company posted revenue of $204.6 million for the quarter and $761.1 million for 2019. That’s up 25% and 26% year-over-year, respectively. Collections, which is basically a measure of cash receipts, hit $226.7 million in […]

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JPMorgan analyst cautions on domain growth

Auty believes base of .com/.net domains missed his Q3 forecast. JPMorgan analyst Sterling Auty lowered his forecast for growth of the domain base at Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN) in Q3. He lowered his estimate from 1.62 million net adds to just 1.27 million based on zone data from Verisign’s website. In the same quarter last year, […]

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Wix reports Q2 2019 earnings, upgrades outlook

Company upgrades outlook for the rest of the year after topping its own forecast for Q2. Website builder Wix (NASDAQ: WIX) reported earnings today and raised its financial outlook for the rest of the year. For the second quarter of 2019, Wix reported revenue of $185.4 million, above its forecasted range of $182-184 million and […]

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Wix nets 180k paying subscribers in Q1

Wix adds fewer paying customers in Q1 compared to a year ago. Website builder Wix (NASDAQ: WIX) added a net 180,000 paying customers in Q1 2019, the company reported in its earnings release today. That brings the total to 4.2 million. By comparison, it added 231,000 net paying customers in Q1 2018 and 147,000 in […]

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Wix returns to Super Bowl with Karlie Kloss ad

Website builder makes last-minute ad buy for Sunday’s Super Bowl LIII. Website builder and domain name company Wix (NASDAQ: WIX) will have a commercial in this year’s Super Bowl, making it five Super Bowls in a row for the company. It was a last minute ad buy so it is repurposing a previous ad with […]

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Wix adds 177k paying customer in Q3, revenue up 40% YoY

Website builder is also getting into the payments business. Wix (NASDAQ: WIX) released Q3 2018 earnings yesterday. Revenue hit $155.6 million, up 40% year-over-year. The company added 177,000 paying subscribers during the quarter, bringing its total to 3.8 million. 5.5 million users registered with Wix during the quarter. Wix converts some of these registered users […]

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