Tuesday, March 22, 2016

The new gTLD info for Tuesday, March 22nd

Today is a sad day. This morning, there was a bombing on the Brussels' Airport. Members of the .BRUSSELS Registry are based in Leuven but it reminds me the recent attacks on Paris where I operate from. I was informed that my old friends from the .EU Registry, based next to the Airport, are safe.
  1. Report - new gTLDs related to Companies;
    (This is the Tuesday UPDATE)
  2. One year after: .CYMRU and .WALES new gTLDs;
  3. Another ICANN 55 Marrakech Recap (tonight):
    1. Next Generation Whois PDP Launch;
    2. Updates on subsequent rounds of the New gTLD Program;
    3. Rights Protection Mechanisms: Expressing Brand Owner concerns.
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  4. Podcast: listen to why the .CLUB registry is so successful;
  5. Trademark - Applicant to fill US Trademark for its new gTLD project;
  6. Major new gTLD service provider goes Bankrupt;
  7. Five professional photographers to use a .PHOTO domain name;
  8. Reports:
    1. New gTLDs related to Photography;
    2. New gTLDs related to Catering.
  9. ICANN calls for Volunteers (again): Rights Protection Mechanisms in All gTLDs;
  10. More NEWS coming during the day.
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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 new domain name extension registration volumes related to photography.
  1. The .PHOTOGRAPHY new gTLD = 52 778
  2. .PICS = 32 212
  3. .PHOTO = 26 563
  4. .PHOTOS = 19 788
  5. .VIDEO = 14 084
  6. .STUDIO = 8 442
  7. .PICTURES = 6 754
In blue: noticeable domain name registrations increase, in red, they decrease from one week to the other.

Source: ntldstats.com
Nameshield Corporate Registrar: Corporate domain name portfolio management
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New gTLDs related to Catering

We strongly believe that the .RESTAURANT new gTLD will be a commercial success in the long term. This post reports on new domain name extension registration volumes related to catering.
  1. The .PUB new gTLD = 44 444
  2. .MENU = 6 794
  3. .RESTAURANT = 5 736
  4. .KITCHEN = 6 238
  5. .BAR = 4 720
  6. .COOKING = 3 173
  7. .RECIPES = 3 569
  8. .CATERING = 3 272
  9. .REST = 1 427
In blue: noticeable domain name registrations increase, in red, they decrease from one week to the other.

Source: ntldstats.com
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