New gTLD’s Top 3 Million Domain Names As .Realtor Moves Into #5 With 78K Free Registrations

New gTLD domain name registrations passed the 3 million mark today. According to, the total number of new gTLD domain name registrations sits at 3,026,376. The good news is that in less than 8 months new gTLD registrations went from zero to over 3 Milli and are growing daily. The bad news … [Read more...]

Agari and Neustar Partner To Provide Domain Protection Solution

According to a press release today Agari and Neustar are partnering to today announced the two leading security firms are partnering to give customers the highest level of domain security possible in the current climate of targeted and sophisticated cyberattacks. The partnership provides the industry’s first-ever collaborative domain protection solution for customers, combining the power of the … [Read more...]

Domain Holdings Sells $10M In Domain Names In 3rd Quarter: Transactions Up 7.8%

According to its Third Quarter sales report,  Domain Holdings reported almost $10,000,000 USD in domain name sales. The total amount of sales was  down from 3.8% from the second quarter however the number of transactions were up 7.8%. Domain Holdings reported their biggest domain sale for the quarter was $2.7 Million versus $5.0 Million in Q2 "showing a much healthier overall diversity in … [Read more...]

Ashton Kutcher reveals he’s reserved domain names for his daughter Wyatt

Ashton Kutcher who is one of the more prominent celebs to adapt to social media and has over 16 million Twitter followers, has secured the domain for his new baby daughter.  There is talk the one month old could have her own Twitter and Instagram accounts too. The names Kutcher registered included:  The domains were registered at Enom on 3-25-14 under … [Read more...]

UDRP Panelist Screws Up Name Of TM 3 Times Transfering 7 Domain Names

A UDRP was decided by a one member panel of the the National Arbitration Forum on the domain names: Awarding all of them to Caesars License Company, LLC Eduardo Magalhães Machado, the sole Panelist seemed to be … [Read more...]

Sedo Transactions Total $1million Led by

Over the past week, 554 transactions took place on Sedo’s marketplace and via SedoMLS, totaling $1 Million Dollars 49% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings. Highlights of public sales are:   Top .coms: at 18,888 USD Top ccTLD: at 30,000 USD Top “other” TLD: at 10,000 USD was also on the Sedo sales report back in April of … [Read more...]

Two Social Media Powerhouses With Over 7 Million Followers Re-brand to An .XYZ Domain

A couple of social media trendsetters have gone with an .XYZ domain name for their internet domain name presence. Tasia Alexis is by any measure a social media powerhouse with a total of 3.85 million followers has registered and proudly promoting her new domain name If you haven't heard of Alexis, well she has some pretty impressive social media numbers: Vine - 3 Million … [Read more...]