web analytics

End-users : Is your dream domain taken?

If you have a dream domain, the odds of it been taken already, are quite high. Most .com domains that are words existing in a formal English dictionary are long gone, and so are two word .com composites with a positive, brandable meaning. That leaves non-domainers, often known as “end users,” with a difficult task […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

FAGE : Best Greek yogurt has its own branded gTLD

When it comes down to authentic Greek yogurt, nothing comes close to FAGE in quality and flavor. The Greek yogurt and dairy producer taps an international market that is valued in the billions of dollars, spanning Europe, the US and the rest of the world. Greek yogurt is rich, and relies on its qualities with […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

BestBuy wins UDRP against BestBuy.feedback domain

The first UDRP against a dot .feedback domain has been won by BestBuy; the domain is BestBuy.feedback. In this case, the BestBuy contact information was utilized to register the domain, and thus the Respondent is “unknown.” BestBuy argued that dot .feedback domains are meant to be registered by companies seeking feedback on their products and […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

Million.Club : Domain awarded to 1,000,000th .CLUB registration

Dot .CLUB surpassed one million domain registrations last week – without any special “massaging” or penny promos, we might add. 😉 The one millionth registration was that of MyWineShop.club, and the Dot CLUB founders decided to give its registrant a little gift. Liz Mejia, from Guatemala City in Guatemala, used GoDaddy to register .CLUB number 1,000,000 and […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

.XYZ lost 1 million domains in the last two months

During the last 60 days, the .XYZ gTLD has lost 1 million domain names. That’s 15% of its total number of registrations, that went down from 6.6 million to 5.6 million domains. It still retains the #1 position in the gTLD rankings. A year ago, the .XYZ Registry rolled out an unprecedented “penny promo” that […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

Could ICANN restrict the Qatar gTLD if commanded?

On Monday, the Saudi Press Agency released a statement accusing Qatar of “harboring a multitude of terrorist and sectarian groups that aim to create instability in the region”. Arab nations are cutting diplomatic ties with Qatar, so perhaps ICANN could extend these measures in the digital realm as well. In a world where the physical […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

Wicked! Dot .Boston warming up for launch by Minds + Machines

Dot .Boston domains are coming up this year, with July being the “sunrise” date and September will be general availability. The latest geo-TLD by Minds + Machines taps the domain market of a great American city, Boston, with a gTLD of its own. Last year, we joked about an alternate .Bawston gTLD but this is […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

Non-COM domain sightings : VegasAccident.law delivered

Domain investor, Bruce Marler, spends a lot of time in Las Vegas; it’s not an accident he owns Condo.Vegas, after all. In one of his recent trips, he captured yet another new gTLD “in the wild.” As you may know, we keep track of such “non-com sightings” of domains in the wild – this time […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

A domain gift for all mothers from Uniregistry

Sponsored by Uniregistry * It’s Mother’s Day in north America, and many other countries of the world tomorrow. While most mothers appreciate flowers, cards, and a nice meal out with family, there’s always the option for a digital gift as well. Uniregistry points that out in an email sent out to its customers, offering dot […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

September already in Arizona : GoDaddy pricing of Uniregistry gTLDs gone up!

Most of the Uniregistry gTLDs will be adjusted upwards on September 8th, as the company reassessed its pricing strategy. After a short-lived dropping of Uniregistry gTLDs, GoDaddy re-established their relationship with Uniregistry recently. Right now, all of the Uniregistry gTLDs can be registered at GoDaddy. The baffling part: GoDaddy seems to have already raised prices, […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

Dot .Art rolls out general availability – prices are a work of art

Dot .Art domains entered general availability today, and the newest gTLD on the planet has gone crazy with pricing. Not only are common keywords reserved, but less common ones are priced higher than original works of art. Many domain “hacks” are also taken: domains that use the keyword along with the .Art extension to form […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

Rick Schwartz returns to NamePros!

Rick Schwartz broke his dedication to Twitter on Saturday, heading over to NamePros for some spunky domain commentary. The Domain King, who until this weekend had made just one post since 2007, left several comments in a thread related to gTLD domain names. A week short of a comment-less decade as a NamePros member, Rick’s […]

Copyright © 2019 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.

« Previous PageNext Page »