Recent Domain News

There Are Now 8.5 Million .ORG Domains, And Growth Is Accelerating

.ORG, The Public Interest Registry this morning released the results of its bi-annual domain name report, “The Dashboard” (PDF), detailing the accelerating growth of the world’s third largest generic Top Level Domain (after .com and .net). In the first half of this year, the .ORG domain grew by 7.6 percent, more than doubling last year’s first six months gain of 3.2 percent. This increase in …

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VeriSign Isn’t Stupid. That’s Why It’s Raising .Com Prices

VeriSign price increase makes sense for the company. There has been a collective whine from the domainer community over the past 12 hours after news broke that VeriSign is increasing .com prices again. I’m whining, too.

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