Verisign (VRSN) which operates the .Com registry is reporting the number of .Com domain names in the Domain Name Base exceeds 130 Million for the 1st time.
The actual number of domains in the .Com Domain Name Base stands at around 130.3 Million as of today
The number of .Com domain names in the Domain Name Base passed 129 Million in the end of June 2017.
The number of .Com domain names in the Domain Name Base passed 128 Million for the 1st time in September 2016.
The number of .Com domain in the Domain Name Base passed 127 Million in May of 2016; and 126 Million domain names in March 2016.
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Mark Thorpe says
Good article about .Com reaching 130 million for first time, Mike.