Tag Archives: ccTLD

Wed 17th February 2016
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.Me Passes 1 Million Domain Name Registrations +28% in 2015 - The .Me registry announced today that for the 1st time, the number of .Me domain registrations passed 1 Million domains. .Me is the country code or ccTLD for Montenegro. According to the Ministry for the Information Society and Telecommunications, the total number of registered domains amounted to 1,014,867, representing a whopping 28.36% annual growth in 2015. For the country Montenegro it’s a special that they passed 1 million domain registrations, of in the year in which the country is celebrating ... read more ...
Mon 8th February 2016
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EURid Gets .ею (Cyrillic for .eu) - EURid, who run the .eu registry, have finally been delegated .ею (Cyrillic for .eu). Punycode xn--e1a4c. One of the things that EURid is chartered to do under its contract to the European Commission was to get the extension in scripts other than Latin. EURid used ICANN's IDN ccTLD "Fast Track" process, though whether the process is truly "fast" or not is debatable, as it is still quite a long process. According to European Commission's Dec 2015 report, .ею string "was deemed to be confusingly ... read more ...
Wed 27th January 2016
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.WS Changing 2-3 Character New Domain Pricing & Releasing All 5-20 Number Domains - Due to the recent demand for the .WS extension coming from the emerging China Domain market, Global Domains International, the operator of the .WS registry, announced today that they are changing their pricing for all 2 and 3 character .WS domain names. In December 2015, thousands of .WS domain names were registered in China. The entire 4 number Chinese Premium .WS space sold out over a three-day period in December. Global Domains International which runs the .WS registry, announced it  has partnered ... read more ...
Mon 25th January 2016
Fri 22nd January 2016
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CENTR Reports There Are 311.5 Million Domains In The World - According to a new report out today (PDF) by CENTR, which is the European country code TLD organisation, as of December 31, there are 311.5 million domain names in the world. 158.7 million domain names are Legacy TLD’s including .com, .net and .org; 140.1 million are ccTLD’s (country codes), 1.6 Million are IDN ccTLD’s, and 10.9 Million are New gTLD’s. The CENTR writes: “In absolute terms, most growth came from legacy gTLDs (largely .com) which grew higher than average due to sales in ... read more ...
Wed 6th January 2016
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Norwegian Paper Covers BY.com In Namescon Auction: Now Has $602K Pre-bid - Verdens Gang whose website is VG.no  a Norwegian tabloid newspaper and was the second largest newspaper in Norway just published a story about By.com which is in the RightoftheDot.com auction at Namescon.  By.com, as of publication of this postm has a high bid in pre-bidding on Namejet.com of $602,000 The original story that was written in  Norwegian is here. The Google translated version of the story into English is here. Its a very interesting story about the owner of the domain IT entrepreneur ... read more ...
Tue 5th January 2016
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Are Top-level Domains Property? - On December 28, the Justice Department filed an amicus brief in Weinstein v. Islamic Republic of Iran, a case pending before the D.C. Circuit. At issue is whether country-code top-level domains are the property of those countries’ foreign governments. In 2002, a district court found Iran liable for its role in a 1996 terrorist bombing in Jerusalem. The family of one of the victims, Susan Weinstein, brought the suit against Iran and, following the 2003 entry of default judgment, the Weinsteins ... read more ...
Thu 3rd December 2015
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IDN ccTLD Request from European Commission Successfully Passes String Evaluation – ag-IP - Home / IDN ccTLD Request from European Commission Successfully Passes String ... / LOS ANGELES - ICANN announced in a press release the successful evaluation of the proposed IDN ccTLD string in Cyrillic script for the European Commission. Details of the successful evaluation are provided here: http://www.icann.org/en/resources/idn/fast-track/string-evaluation-completion The Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) ccTLD Fast Track Process ... read more ...
Wed 25th November 2015
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L’ICANN accorde à l’Arménie l’extension IDN ".հայ" -   Partager cet article :Jusqu’en novembre 2009, seul le script latin était accepté pour toute extension de nom de domaine. Il faudra attendre fin 2009 pour que l’ICANN lance le programme Fast Track IDN ccTLD, permettant d’élargir les possibilités en matière d’extensions avec la création des IDNs – Internationalized Domain Names – de type hindi, cyrillique, chinois, arabe etc.Beaucoup de pays ont déjà sauté le pas. En novembre 2015, c’est au tour de l’Arménie de s’être ... read more ...
Tue 24th November 2015
Wed 18th November 2015
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.հայ approuvé comme suffixe de domaine unique pour l’Arménie - L’International Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)a approuv un nouveau domaine Internet reprsentant Armnie-. Հայ (translittration “hye“ en alphabet latin). Le nouveau domaine de .hye a t dlgue la socit Internet d’Armnie, qui a demand le code pays unique en 2014. L’Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) est une organisation de droit priv but non lucratif. Son personnel et ses participants viennent du monde entier. Elle est charge d’allouer l’espace ... read more ...
Thu 5th November 2015
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Owner of Houses.co.uk Who Paid £40,000 Blames Sedo For Auction Price of £2,999 - Remember the story a few weeks ago about the domain name Houses.co.uk  which was purchased a few years ago for  £40,000 was on sale for £2,999 on Sedo? The owner of the domain name blames Sedo and its automated valuation tool. Peter Thornton told SellingUp.com, that the domain name Houses.Co.Uk is for sale but it was never actually available for £2,999. “Instead, he has blamed domain name sales website Sedo.com for putting an automated valuation on his domain which he feels was several ... read more ...
Wed 4th November 2015
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International SEO: How to Fix & Prevent Duplicate Content Issues - International SEO is becoming increasingly important for online companies to meet their ultimate aim of growth. Due to the Internet, expanding your business to any country in the world is fortunately a click away. All you need is an optimized website that caters to audience across national borders. However, doing so without duplicate content can be easier said than done. First, there's the major problem of a language barrier. There are also international search engines that go well beyond Google ... read more ...
Mon 2nd November 2015
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La Guinée recherche un consultant pour prendre possession de son domaine de code pays de haut niveau dot GN -

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Galaxy A7, A5, A3, TV SUHD, etc., les nouveaux produits de Samsung qui seront disponibles en Afrique en 2015

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Which Domain Extensions Should You Use for International #SEO? - Most websites have a global audience, even if they focus on one country. However, depending on your product, you might want to go the extra step and target international users. The decision to focus your site on an international audience is a big leap forward and there are many complexities to work through.There are, of course, issues to deal with around language, but there are also some big SEO and brand choices to make, including exactly what domains to use for your international presence.ccTLD ... read more ...
 
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Recrutement d’un Consultant Individuel dans le cadre de l’Assistance pour la Délégation du ccTLD .GN - Sollicitation de manifestations d'intérêt  :  SMI n° 011/WARCIP/SC/09/2015   Date début : 02/11/2015 ;   Date Limite : 16/11/2015   Client : Ministère en charge des Postes, Télécommunicationset des Nouvelles Technologies de l’Information (MPTNTI) - Unité de Gestion du Projet WARCIP – GUINEE.   Type : Sollicitation de manifestation d'intérêt.   Titre : Recrutement d’un Consultant Individuel dans le cadre de l’Assistance pour la Délégation ... read more ...
 
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Recrutement d’un Consultant Individuel dans le cadre de l … - Sollicitation de manifestations d'intérêt  :  SMI n° 011/WARCIP/SC/09/2015   Date début : 02/11/2015 ;   Date Limite : 16/11/2015   Client : Ministère en charge des Postes, Télécommunicationset des Nouvelles Technologies de l’Information (MPTNTI) - Unité de Gestion du Projet WARCIP – GUINEE.   Type : Sollicitation de manifestation d'intérêt.   Titre : Recrutement d’un Consultant Individuel dans le cadre de l’Assistance pour la Délégation ... read more ...
Thu 22nd October 2015
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5 Questions To Select The Right Structure For Your International Websites - The most frequent question I am asked, both online and off, is: “What’s the best Web structure for my international site?” This question might seem quite basic and fundamental, but unfortunately, there is no clear-cut “right” answer. Although there are general best practices, the truth is that if you’re in a relatively competitive industry, the selection of the best international Web structure should take more into consideration than what Google suggests. The ... read more ...
Wed 21st October 2015
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Australia's Domain Administration (auDA) Proposes To Allow Direct .au Registrations - According to smh.com.au, folowing the led of New Zealand and the Britain,  Australia’s regulatory body for domain names, .au Domain Administration (auDA), recently announced its 2015 Names Policy Panel proposal that individuals and entities should be allowed to register domain names directly under .au, for example www.abc.au in addition to .com.au Under the proposal, domains ending with com.au, net.au etc would remain available but direct registrations under .au “would create more options” “They ... read more ...
Fri 16th October 2015
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2014 Final UDRP Stats From WIPO & NAF: 0.003% of All Domains Subject to A UDRP/URS - This week the WIPO published it stats for the cases it determine under Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (“UDRP”)  in 2014. Back in September the other major organization that hears UDRP and the only one to decide cases filed under the Uniform Rapid Suspension System (“URS”) the National Arbitration Forum (NAF) announced their stats for 2014. So now that we have the stats for both those organizations we can see what the case loads in terms of decisions in 2014 for UDRP and URS ... read more ...
Tue 13th October 2015
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WIPO Publishes 2014 UDRP Figures & 2015 YTD: 14% of WIPO’s 2015 Cases Are New gTLD's - The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)  released it annual report yesterday for 2014 and Year to Date numbers through September 2015 for cases it decided under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (“UDRP”) Cases filed ins 2014 were up only 2% from 2013,  with 2,634 cases being lodged by trademarks owners claiming abuse of their mark. Country-code top-level domains (ccTLDs) – accounted for 13% of all filings in 2014 with 71 national domain registries now designating ... read more ...
Fri 9th October 2015
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L’étude par l’ICANN des noms de domaine en 2 caractères lettre+lettre -   Partager cet article :Quels noms de domaines acceptés en 2 caractères ?Les règles concernant les noms de domaine à 2 caractères ne sont pas identiques selon que ce soit un ccTLD ou un gTLD.Lorsque l’on parle de ccTLD, les règles sont établies par les registres locaux. En 2015, on a pu voir la libération des 1 et 2 caractères pour certaines extensions, comme le .FR ou le .IE, toutes combinaisons confondues.En revanche, pour les gTLDs, une grande partie de la politique de nommage est ... read more ...
Thu 24th September 2015
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Associação de ccTLD lusófonos é uma oportunidade para a economia - A Associação de Registries de Língua Portuguesa (LusNIC) foi formalmente constituída esta quarta-feira, vésperas do Dia Europeu das Línguas. A nova associação das entidades responsáveis pela gestão dos domínios de topo de língua portuguesa irá contribuir para que o universo da língua portuguesa na Internet se torne “mais forte tecnicamente e em matéria de segurança, contribuindo para o crescimento económico” dos países em causa, assinala Luísa Gueifão, presidente ... read more ...
Thu 17th September 2015
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Internet Grows to 296 Million Domain Names in Q2 2015 - Domain Name Industry BriefClick to DownloadWe have released the latest issue of the Domain Name Industry Brief reporting that the Internet grew by two million domain names in the second quarter of 2015 and closed with a base of 296 million domain names across all top-level domains (TLDs). This is a 0.8 percent increase over the first quarter of 2015.[1] .com and .net Breakdown The .com and .net TLDs experienced aggregate growth, reaching a combined total of approximately 133.5 million ... read more ...