Poll Results: “What Will Google Domains Market Share Of The Registrar Market Be A Year After Launch?”

The results from our latest poll question are out and most don't think Go Daddy should be crawling under their desk as one IPO analyst remarked. Google getting into the registrar space caused quite a stir a few weeks back. We had 240 voters and 19% do not see Google in the top 20. 13% see Google in position number 10 and 12 % see them in position number 20. What Will Google Domains Market Share … [Read more...]

Which New gTLD will be the first to hit 100K Registrations – Our Poll Results Say .Club

Results from our April Poll show that most people think .Club will be the first to reach 100,000 registrations, .Web came in second and None came in third. In total 373 readers voted. Thank you for taking the time to participate and vote. Which New gTLD Will Be The 1st To Hit 100K Registrations? .CLUB (15%, 57 Votes) .Web (14%, 53 Votes) None Will (9%, 33 Votes) .NYC (8%, 30 … [Read more...]

Have Your Opinions Changed or Stayed The Same on the New gTLDs ?

Back on February 6, we posted a poll that asked readers to choose their interest level in the new gtlds.  Readers had a choice of strong interest, moderate interest or zero interest. The poll ran til April 1 and in total 240 readers voted. The results were : 132 Zero interest 70 Moderate interest 38 Strong interest So now that the new gtlds have been out for over two months and new … [Read more...]

Quick Poll: Which of The 9 Donuts New gTLD Starting Sunrise In Oct Will Have The Most Registrations?

This week we wrote a post about Donuts starting to accept Sunrise Applications on its first 9 new gTLD's on October 29. Our poll question today is which of these new gTLD strings will have the most registrations by the end of March 2015? Why March 31st? Well since Sunrise (for trademark holders) last 60 days and landrush follows which will be in at the earliest in January, 2014,  General … [Read more...]

Quick Poll: How Much Will Apples.com Sell For On Namejet.com?

The domain names Apples.com and onions.com are at auction at Namejet.com As of time of publication the high bids are $6,666 for Apples.com and $2,500 for Onions.com The Auction for Apples.com has an undisclosed reserve but has not been reached at $6,666. The domain name Onions.com is being auctioned with no reserve. The poll question is how much will the domain name Apples.com sell … [Read more...]

Quick Poll: Will Verisign Gets The .Com Contract Renewed?

We are going to run a poll for just tonight on whether Verisign is going to get its contract  to operate the .Com registry renewed. Today Verisign scheduled a conference call and live webcast for tomorrow morning on the status of the renewal of the contract to run the .com registry. So the question is simple. Will Verisign Get its Contract to Run The .Com Registry Renewed? You can … [Read more...]

Quick Poll: How Many Unique New gTLD’s Will Be Applied For?

With ICANN's announcement on Friday that 2,091 applications have been submitted with another 214 pending awaiting payment, the question now becomes how many Unique applications will there be for new gTLD? There are many strings which have publicly announced multiple applicants including .music and .eco. Even a brand application could have multiple applications which would be if two or more … [Read more...]