Domains in Demand

 

What do consumers really think about .com?

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) recently published their findings from its Global Consumer Research Study, which measured aspects of consumer awareness, perceived consumer choice, experience and trust related to the legacy TLDs such as .com and .org and the new generic TLDs (g-TLDs) coming into market, like .email and .club.  


Domain.com’s Latest nTLD Roundup: .SPACE, .WEBSITE, .BUZZ

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Today we’re featuring three new domain extensions that have either just launched or grown in popularity recently. Although we love the original .COM, .NET, and .ORG extensions, registering an industry or interest specific domain name for your website will help visitors better remember the name of your new brand, small business, or next great startup. […]


Want a Four-Letter Dot-Com Name?

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

According to research done by WhoAPI.com in 2013, there are no four letter .com domain names available to purchase under primary registration.  Also known as LLLL.com names, these domains are often sought out by business owners and domain investors, as the letters are typically used as short hand for business names, and provide owners with […]


The Most Expensive Domain Sale of 2014

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

The biggest domain name purchase this year was just completed by Xiaomi, who purchased Mi.com for a cool $3.6 million USD. Prior to this, the most expensive domain sale of the year was for Whisky.com, which went for $3.1 million USD, according to DN Journal.


Happy 25th, Web. Now You Can Rent a Car! …Or Just Show Us Where To.

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

For anybody under the age of 20 it is hard to imagine what life would be like without the web. Back in 1989 a British computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee wrote a paper proposing the architecture that would become the World Wide Web.


Are these domain names worth their price tags?

Friday, March 7th, 2014

As new domain choices are hitting the market many with different pricing models than the traditional .com, it brings up the age old question: What’s the most money a company has spent on a domain name?


Share the Love with These Heart-Warming Domains

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Yes, it’s Valentine’s Day, but lets put your romantic status aside for a few minutes.  Love is big business. The online dating industry generates over $2 billion dollars annually. If your business or organization is in the business of love, a memorable domain name is the cornerstone of your identity.


Will You Be My Online Valentine?

Friday, February 14th, 2014

On the day of the year with the most pressure to love and be loved, the hype is likely to get you singles feeling down. I’m here to say, don’t. First of all, let’s just admit that everyone going on a second or third date with some cute person they recently met is having a […]


Baby, it’s cold outside.

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

If you can’t beat em, join em.


It’s Kick Off Time!

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

The football season is heating up and football fans across the nation are tuning in to watch their favorite teams and players. But the National Football League has proved to be more than just a game. For many football fanatics it is a way of life, and simply watching the game is not enough. With […]