Archive for August, 2011

The Year’s 2nd Biggest ccTLD Sale Tops This Week’s DN Journal Domain Sales Chart

After having just one name on last week’s all extension Top 20 Sales Chart the country codes were back with a vengeance this week, taking the top spot on the elite list and five places over all. The non .com gTLDs also did well with four charted domai…

More Than 215 Million Domain Names Registered World Wide

Verisign has released their latest issue of their quarterly Domain Industry Brief (PDF) today. The second quarter of 2011 closed with a base of more than 215 million domain name registrations across all Top Level Domains (TLDs), an increase of 5.2 million domain names, or 2.5 percent over the first quarter. registrations have grown by […]

5 million new domain names in second quarter – it World Canada

More than five million domain names were added to the Internet in the second quarter of 2011, bringing the total number of registered domain names to more than 215 million worldwide across all domains, saysVeriSign Inc. . The increase of 5.2 …

VeriSign: 5.2 Million More Domain Names

Base of registered domain names continues to grow. VeriSign released its quarterly Domain Name Industry Brief today, reporting that the total base of domain names increased by 5.2 million last quarter to 215 million. Registrations have grown by more than 16.9 million since the second quarter of 2010. The total base of .com and .net […]

Domain Name Basics – What the Different Parts Mean – Associated Content

A domain name is a textual name that defines a numeric location of a computer on the Internet. Instead of referring to a domain with some cryptic number, you just type in an easy-to-remember domain name instead. Sometimes you will hear about ‘top-level…

Internet Adds More Than Five Million Domain Names in Second Quarter – Market Wire

DULLES, VA–(Marketwire – Aug 31, 2011) – More than five million domain names were added to the Internet in the second quarter of 2011, bringing the total number of registered domain names to more than 215 million worldwide across all domains, accordin…

Internet Adds More Than Five Million Domain Names in Second Quarter – Yahoo Finance

DULLES, VA–(Marketwire -08/31/11)- More than five million domain names were added to the Internet in the second quarter of 2011, bringing the total number of registered domain names to more than 215 million worldwide across all domains, according to t…