TLDs By Numbers

Was going through various TLD statistics and found some interesting numbers. Some will be a revelation, some what you would expect. Here’s what I found. Total Domains Registered: 311,065,716. gTLDs: 59.98% ccTLDs: 39.40% IDNs: 0.62%   Top 20 gTLDs account for 95.66% of all registered gTLDs [1141] Top 20 gTLDs account for 57.38% of all … Read more

Domain Investment Strategies – Part 3 of 5

I thought I’d get down and finish this series, or at least get the next part out there for the people who do respond to my blog posts. πŸ˜‰ Here’s my next strategy – ccTLDs or Country Specific Extensions. .DE and .CO.UK are already a success, the local usage and significance have ensured they have … Read more

Domain Investment Strategies – Part 2 of 5

Ok, this is part two of my five part series on what kind of domains make good investments. I hope the three people who read my blog will find this interesting. πŸ˜‰ Investment Strategy # 2: First Names & Last Names First name domains are extremely rare, specially if they’re common enough and people will … Read more

Domain Investment Strategies – Part 1 of 5

There are essentially five domain investment strategies that work better than most others. This is not information most people would be willing to share, but I thought I’d let it out there – if it helps one person register better domains, all the better. Investment Strategy # 1: Geo Domains City names, state names, country … Read more