Archive for May, 2010

New gTLD Draft Applicant Guidebook, Version 4 Available for Public Comment

31 May 2010

20.48% of Irish Websites On 10 IP addresses

Just over 20% of Irish websites are on 10 IP addresses. The number of Irish websites covered in the survey was 257695. There were only 20959 distinct IP addresses. The WhoisIreland.com survey of Irish websites runs every month and covers   .ie websites and Irish hosted com/net/org/biz/info/eu websites.  The concentration of websites on a small number […]

The Latest Happenings at DomainTools

The DomainTools Whois plugin will automatically link domain names in a WordPress page or blog post to the DomainTools Whois service.

.uk ccTLD Overtakes .cn ccTLD

The .uk ccTLD domain name count for the April 2010 was 8,483,010. The .cn ccTLD domain name count for April 2010 was 8,254,681. The .uk ccTLD, adminstered by Nominet, has overtaken the .cn ccTLD and is now the second largest ccTLD globally after the .de ccTLD (13,630,401 domains as of the end of April)  according […]

People & Companies in the News: Directi’s Divyank Turakhia, Sedo, IDN Newsletter & DNS.com

Today in the Lowdown at DNJournal.com: 28-year-old Directi Co-Founder Divyank Turakhia is profiled on national TV in India, Sedo reports a surge in domain sales, IDN Newsletter operators Gary Males and Aaron Kravitz land a big deal with Register.com an…

The Biggest Domain Sale Reported So Far This Year Tops DN Journal’s Latest Chart

The new weekly domain sales report is out at DNJournal.com. I was away covering the GeoDomain Expo in New Orleans last week so you will be seeing double this week as we expand all of our charts from 20 to 40 positions. The biggest sale reported so far…