Saturday, November 28, 2015

The new gTLD info of the day (Week-End)

Views on ICANN's First New gTLD Round
What, in your opinion, was the biggest challenge your clients faced during the new gTLD application process?
Apart from dealing with litigation, one of the biggest challenges has been bringing company processes and business plans in line with ICANN processes. ICANN's guidebook was set up with start-ups in mind, so the requirements were quite heavy. ICANN never expected so many established brands to become interested in new gTLDs.
http://www.bna.com/views-on-icann-n57982064009/

Why RUN.CLUB Would Be Awesome For Nike ...OR...Your Brand!
Nike or any brand that is synonymous with running, moving on, should know that, just like lacing up your shoes and just like going for a run...
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/why-runclub-would-awesome-nike-oryour-brand-david-herman

New gTLDs: One Year Later
In an effort to give our global resellers more insight into the top-performing domain extensions, for the past year we have been publishing our monthly top 25 new gTLDs results. One year later, we have compiled all the results to see if there are common trends.
https://opensrs.com/blog/2015/11/top25-one-year-later/

.Club Breaks 420,000 Registrations Adding 100K In Two Weeks
Those registrations helped move .club to over 420,000 registrations according to ntldstats.com, which is 100,000 new domain names registrations since just two weeks ago,on November 14th where .club sat at 320,000 registered domain names.
http://www.thedomains.com/2015/11/28/club-breaks-400000-registrations/
New Domains for Friday November 27 2015
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, it is a virtual cornucopia of amazing new domains at JBaxterDC and GoBeyondA.com! From hobbies to small business, education to dining, we've got you covered on this HUGE update. Check them out!
http://gobeyondadotcom.blogspot.fr/2015/11/new-domains-for-friday-november-27-2015.html

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New gTLDs related to Restoration

We strongly believe that the .RESTAURANT new gTLD will be a commercial success in the long term. This post reports on restoration TLDs registration volumes.
  1. The .PUB new gTLD = 42 743
  2. .MENU = 6 704
  3. .RESTAURANT = 6 043
  4. .BAR = 4 506
  5. .REST = 1 359
In blue:domain name registrations increase, in red, they decrease from one week to the other.

Source: https://ntldstats.com/tld/restaurant

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New gTLDs related to Photography

We strongly believe that the .PHOTO new gTLD will be a commercial success in the long term. This post reports on photography TLDs registration volumes.
  1. The .PHOTOGRAPHY new gTLD = 51 030
  2. .PICS = 30 539
  3. .PHOTO = 23 531
  4. .PHOTOS: 19 044
  5. .PICTURES = 6 289
In blue: domain name registrations increase, in red, they decrease from one week to the other.

Source: https://ntldstats.com/tld/photo

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