An Idea Transformed Into One Million New gTLD Domain Registrations: The Donuts Story

In ten months Donuts has gone from a handful of domains registered to well over a million across 152 new gTLDs, accounting for around a third of both domains registered across all of the new gTLDs and number of gTLDs … Continue reading…

The internet is full of sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll

The new gTLD program is now a year old and registration numbers have broken through the 3 million mark, growing month on month by around 25%. Impressive stuff, considering that the existing gTLD base is growing less than 10%. But that … Continue reading…

Happy Guanggun Jie!

The 11th November is not only a significant date in the Western calendar but now also in China but for very different reasons.  Guanggun Jie, or Singles Day has become the biggest online shopping day in the world, overtaking Black … Continue reading…

Search Engine Marketing: .Com Vs. New gTLDs

Since the beginning of the Internet, we’ve been mainly using three main Top Level Domains (TLDs) for our websites: .COM, .NET, and .ORG. We typically are used to seeing and using the top three TLDs, and those websites currently make … Continue reading…

.NYC Straight to Top 20

The move into general availability of .NYC last week demonstrated one of the success factors of the new GTLD programme. Over 27,000 registrations took the TLD into the top 20 just 24 hours after the end of Landrush, making it … Continue reading…