The Internet Name Game

November 5, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Search 

ICANN (the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) announced this past summer that it will begin to accept applications for new general top level domain names (gLTDs). There are currently 22 of these domains active (including .com, .org, .net, and .gov) and that number will begin to (read on...)



Three Reasons To Register An XXX Domain – Or Not!

November 2, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Search 

.XXX is on the way and there appears no way to stop it. So what to do, buy in or ignore it? There are probably more reasons to register an .XXX domain than the three I’m proposing, but these are the only three that make some sort of sense to me: first reason, you’re in the porn (read on...)

Top Level Domains: What Are Top Level Domains?

July 1, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Search 

Introducing ‘.wateveryoulike’ Brand real estate is about to create a whole new earth in our clouds. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) are the coordinators of unique web addresses, ensuring that computers can find one another across the world, and they (read on...)

What’s in a New gTLD?

May 20, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: other 

One of the most important parts of a URL is also the one that is almost always overlooked. This is the generic TLD or the gTLD. A generic TLD is the last part of the URL that is entered into a browser. For example, if one were to visit “www. DesiredURL.com”, the gTLD would be the (read on...)

ICANN Registrar: Great promotion by is-domains!

March 17, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: other 

ICANN accredited registar Secura is announcing today, that the company offers is-domains to persons and companies outside from Iceland. The is-domains, which are the domains from Iceland, belong to the domains, which become more and more attractive. The is-domains are specially interesting, (read on...)

The Growth of ru-Domains

March 17, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: other 

The registry of ru-domains reports, that the number of domain names registered in Russia’s national domain, the ru-domains, has increased 19.82% in the first half of 2004 to 256.356 ru-domains. Ru-Center compares this to the growth of 2003, which was 16.02% for the first half of (read on...)

ICANN Registrar: za-Domains for Anybody

March 17, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: other 

Cologne, 12.10. 2004. ICANN accredited registrar Secura announces today,that the company is accepting the registration of za-domains. The co.za-domains are the domains of South Africa. The co.za-domains belong to the popular domains in Africa. You cannot register at .za. If your name is not (read on...)

The net-Domain: Backbone of the Web

March 17, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: other 

We do not always realize that figures are just quantity and can deceive about quality. In spite of the fact that the net-domain is only the No. 4 in terms of the number of domain names registered, it works as a backbone of the web. The net-domains build the largest Top Level Domain by number (read on...)

All-time Record of Domain Registrations

March 17, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: other 

The number of registered domains has reached an all-time high of more than 60 million domain names worldwide. Figures show that country code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs) are the fastest growing market, while general demand for new domains remains strong. The most popular domains are still the (read on...)

Expected Cost of a Domain Name

September 30, 2010 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: other 

Worlds Most Trusted Hosting gets $10.50 per year. Go Daddy gets $10.99 per year. Name Cheap says you can get one “from” $2.99. So why are the prices different? ICANN eventually gets ALL domain names in their registry and all the registrars send them in to ICANN. Well these registered (read on...)

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