Afternic.com today announced an Exclusive Partnership with Endurance International Group, a top ICANN-accredited registrar, incorporating Afternic’s inventory of the largest collection of fast transfer-enabled domains in the world for sale on several Endurance brands including Domain.com.”
Endurance manages 2.9 million unique Web hosting accounts and close to 10 million domain names and owns HostGator.com, Dotster and Domain.com and 30 more registrars.
“Since it was founded in 1997, this Massachusetts-based company has maintained its focus on matching superior customer experience with reliable, innovative solutions to help businesses create a web presence.”
“Endurance International Group is one of the top three largest registrars in the world and we’re thrilled to have them join Afternic,” said Jason Miner, Chief Operating Officer for Afternic. “Our mission is to connect sellers of premium domains with buyers anywhere in the world. Adding one of the top domain registrars to our network on an exclusive basis further cements our lead as the largest and most successful network in fulfilling that mission for both domain buyers and sellers.”
Brian Unruh, Endurance’s Executive Vice President, Domain Business said of the partnership, “A strong brand name is a small business’ most powerful marketing tool. With our new Afternic partnership, we’re integrating unique, premium domain names into our search results to give our customers direct access to Afternic’s amazing reseller marketplace. Endurance is committed to bringing our small business customers the best naming options possible. Afternic’s extensive domain name portfolio, industry leading technology, and team of experts increases our customers’ success.”
“Afternic’s inventory is already being displayed in search results on Endurance’s Domain.com property with rollout to other Endurance brands continuing over the coming weeks.”