Tag Archives: Top-level Domains

Domain Names : More Than 215 Million Domains Registered World Wide

More Than 215 Million Domain Names Registered World Wide

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 more than 16.9 million, or 8.6 percent, since the second quarter of 2010.The base of Country Code Top Level ...

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“YES” to New Domain Names | ICANN to Allow .Whateverrrr Domain Registrations

New Domain Extension 2012

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has changed a rule that will allow the reservation of existing domain names that use any combination of letters and numbers. Rod Beckstrom, President and CEO of ICANN, stated, “ICANN has opened the Internet’s naming system to unleash the global human imagination. We hope this allows the domain name system to ...

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