Recent Domain News

ICANN Approves ‘XXX’ Domains

The board of directors of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) approved the creation of “.xxx” Internet domains on Friday. The agency, which oversees the Internet’s naming system, has made the decision after a decade-long battle over the “.xxx” registry. Religious groups say that giving adult websites their own corner of the Internet legitimizes the content …

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GoDaddy Joins Google China Boycott : Stops Selling .CN Domains (Search Engine Journal)

Never one to back down from a chance to gain publicity, GoDaddy.com has announced that like Google, it too will be halting operations in China. I’m not sure how much of a percentage of the Chinese market uses GoDaddy, but this seems to be a serious announcement by the domain registration and hosting company. If anything, the decision by GoDaddy… Check out the SEO Tools guide at Search Engine …

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Will .COM Domains Fall to $4 Per Year?

The Domains has highlighted an interesting issue with .COM domain names, noting the financial publication Barrons has claimed share prices for VeriSign have underperformed compared to the rest of the stock market putting “the blame squarely on the decision Court of Appeals of in the case of CFIT vs.

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