growth speed of various Top Level Domains

26 05, 2016

One Thousand new domain names in the root

ICANN just blogged : there are 1000 new gTLD domain name in the root of the internet. The first Top Level domains, back in October 1984, were gov, edu, com, mil, org, and net. in 1988, .int was introduced between 2001 and 2003, seven new gTLD were created :  aero, biz, coop, info, museum, name, pro. [...]

3 01, 2016

New gTLD volumes by end of december 2015

Overview of new gTLD volume by end of December 2015 At the end of December 2015, the total volume of domains of new gTLD exceeded 11 million, 16% of which are ".xyz". dot brand represent less than 0.02% of the total. 870 new Top Level Domains were delegated by the end of 2015, dot generics, dot [...]

13 10, 2015

Growth in volumes of new and old gTLD

It is now approximately 2 years that the new gTLD have been launched and are going live.  new gTLD volumes are tracked by ntld stats - ntldstats.com . According to them .xyz has more than 1.2 million domain names, followed by .top with 550.000 websites. domain names growth october 2015 The total number of [...]

8 10, 2015

Growth and Price of new Top Level Domains

The question we try to answer is whether the price of new gTLD has an influence on the growth or not. We estimated the price based on godaddy's pricing, for the approximately 300 largest TLD in volume, discarding the ones that godaddy was not proposing for one or another reason - mainly IDNs or dot [...]

3 04, 2015

new gTLD domains growth

New gTLD is still growing nicely and significantly. Yet, .com is resisting quite well ! A french movie is called " Grandpa is a resistant" - That seems to be what's happening right now. While the growth of new gTLD was much larger that the old gTLD ones, this seems to have changed since new [...]

22 02, 2015

new gTLD growth : It’s so far similar to “old” gTLD growth

The "old" generic Top Level Domain names are the ones we all know - .com, .net, .org, and some less known . coop, .xxx The "new" genetic TLD are actually not that new anymore, as they started to be around a bit more than one year ago. Over a bit more than one year, the [...]

8 02, 2015

new gTLD : a new parameter to watch

Dot guru was launched early feb 2014, and registered 50.000 domains in their first month. Registrations of domains are usually done for a period that is a multiple of 1 year.. which means that we probably have many users that are in a renewal period. The month to come will be extremely interesting to monitor [...]