Archive for June, 2010

.US ccTLD Cross TLD Comparison Posted On

The first .US Cross TLD Comparison has been posted on and it shows that .us ccTLD is still quite a vibrant ccTLD. The cross TLD comparison works by checking each domain registered in a TLD against other TLDs. With most ccTLDs, it would be expected that the most common pattern of registration would be […]

Top 10 ccTLDs Have Over 47 Million Domains Registered

The top ten country code Top Level Domains have more than 47 Million domains registered as of the end of May 2010. These ccTLDs have 47,430,061 domains registered. The .com TLD had 87,528,607 domains registered as of 01 June 2010.  The growth of the ccTLDs has been one of the stealth issues of the last […]

New gTLD Program: Three Documents Available for Comment, including Economics Study

16 June 2010

Closing Day (Thursday) Photos & Highlights from the T.R.A.F.F.I.C. Vancouver Conference

The curtain came down on Canada’s first T.R.A.F.F.I.C. conference Thursday evening in Vancouver, BC. The event closed with a live domain auction that netted nearly $700,000 thanks to a pair of blockbuster 7-figure sales. Attendees also watched E.CO sel…

Day Two (Wednesday) Photos and Highlights From T.R.A.F.F.I.C. Vancouver

Day Two at the T.R.A.F.F.I.C. Vancouver conference featured a fireside chat with the father of Canada’s .CA extension, John Demco, and a panel discussion about its future. There was also a .CA domain auction and a panel discussion about the future of d…

DN Journal’s Opening Day Photos & Highlights from the T.R.A.F.F.I.C. Vancouver Conference

Canada’s first T.R.A.F.F.I.C. conference ever attracted the show’s biggest audience of the year when the event got underway Tuesday in Vancouver. Attendees turned out to network with fellow domain investors in a town that has produced some of the most …

Grassroots initiatives and campaigns from big names head Nominet Internet Awards shortlist – 08/05/2010

Vodafone, Age UK, Childnet and The Open University make the final reckoning