Verisign Domain Report: Over 205 Million Domain Name Registrations & .Org is Catching up
According to the report as of December 31, 2010 there are over 205 Million domains registered an increase of 1.7% from the 3rd quarter and 6.3% from a year ago.
.org moved up the chart from 5th most registrations to 4th most displacing .co.uk
Of the more than 205 Million domains, 80 million were ccTLD’s.
Renewal rates of .com stayed steady at almost 73%.
“”The fourth quarter of 2010 closed with a base of 205.3 million domain name registrations across all Top Level Domains (TLDs), or a 1.7 percent increase over the third quarter. Registrations have grown by 12.1 million, or 6.3 percent year over year.
“New .com and .net registrations totaled 7.6 million during the 4th quarter, an increase of 4% from a year ago.”
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