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06|10|2009 10:59 pm EDT

Updates for 2009-06-10

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06|05|2009 09:00 pm EDT

Weekly Updates for 2009-06-05

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  • .DE registry DENIC says about 50% of its domains have hyphens in them, about 6.4million #traffic #
  • Nominet (.uk registry) is currently discussing potential release of 2 letter domains for 2010 #traffic #
  • .AT registry offers zonefile access for 300 Euros onetime fee. #traffic #
  • Phil Kingsland of Nominet: 72% of UK residents prefer .UK results in search engines over other TLDs. #NameMedia partners with
  • Domize.com to list AfterNIC DLS names on their site: http://follow.to/71cde #
  • .PL registry charges less for IDNs. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • .PL registry offers wait list service for €7, valid for 3 years, 28,552 options active (May 2009). Registry publishes drop lists. #traffic #
  • 6.39% Domains in .PL are parked, the majority of them with Sedo & Namedrive. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • .PL registry tasting service has gone through 100,000 names, 85% of dropped names re-registered #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • .PL offers 14 day traffic tasting as a service on the registry level for €0.20. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • Andrzej Bartosiewicz (from Polish registry) provides .PL information at #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • NXdomain.pl provides daily registry list of the top 100,000 unresolved nameserver queries for available .PL domains. #traffic #ccTLDs2009 #
  • RicksBlog.com: Candy.com Sale Set to Close: http://xr.com/m71 #
  • Correction: NXdomain.pl provides daily list of the top 100 unresolved nameserver queries for available .PL domains. #traffic #ccTLDs2009 #
  • Jeffrey Behrendt: For very valuable .IN domains it is advisable to register a trademark for the domain #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • Networking session going on #traffic #ccTLDs. #
  • Kevin Ham keynote will be done via Videocast. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • Uploading the first pictures from Targeted TRAFFIC ccTLDs in Amsterdam to Flickr http://i.cx/ay (more to come) #
  • .CM registry trying to balance local needs with global interest in their domain. Netcom Supports “Flowers in the Desert” charity. #traffic #
  • .CM Open registrations to start on August 1st, 2009. After a Sunrise period. #traffic #ccTLDs2009 #
  • .CM list of current sunrise applications: http://www.netcom.cm/sunrise/ #
  • Rick Silver talks about n49.ca, his “mass directory development platform” with User Generated Content. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • n49.ca to launch GlobalVillage.org in the near future to share his open platform system. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • Gregg McNair talks about recent acquisitions of PPX as an option of CPA monetization and how it can work for “blocked” domains. #traffic #
  • Photos from Targeted TRAFFIC ccTLDs day 1 now online at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/domainnamenews/sets/72157619175511690/ #
  • Paul Keating, John Berryhill and Howard Neu are talking about UDRPs other disputes and jurisdictions #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • New proposed (with new TLDs) UDRP (URS) only costs $200 and there’s only one panelist, domain is frozen in advance. #traffic #ccTLD #
  • If you file three bogus URS complains, you are not allowed to file any additional ones for a year. Comments are still open at ICANN.org #
  • Paul Keating: If you get a Cease & Desist, give the domain to the complainant + have them sign a release. Do not default on UDRPs. #traffic #
  • Listening to Kevin Ham speak via video conference at #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • RicksBlog: Candy.com domain sold to Melville Candy Company of Massachusetts. http://xr.com/txo #
  • Tim Schumacher from Sedo: Buy: INFO US IDNs ccTLDs – Hold: EU COM NET MOBI – Sell: BIZ CC WS TV #traffic #cctlds #
  • Donny from Parked.com talks about their automated system that helps them decide which domain to buy/sell/hold. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • Ammar of Thought Convergence buys DiamondRings.com for 162,000 Euros. #traffic09 #
  • DomainInvest.lu buys job.us for 25,200 Euro. #
  • DomainInvest buys rugs.co.uk for €15,840.00 #traffic09 #

06|04|2009 10:59 pm EDT

Updates for 2009-06-04

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  • RicksBlog: Candy.com domain sold to Melville Candy Company of Massachusetts. http://xr.com/txo #
  • Tim Schumacher from Sedo: Buy: INFO US IDNs ccTLDs – Hold: EU COM NET MOBI – Sell: BIZ CC WS TV #traffic #cctlds #
  • Donny from Parked.com talks about their automated system that helps them decide which domain to buy/sell/hold. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • Ammar of Thought Convergence buys DiamondRings.com for 162,000 Euros. #traffic09 #
  • DomainInvest.lu buys job.us for 25,200 Euro. #
  • DomainInvest buys rugs.co.uk for €15,840.00 #traffic09 #

06|03|2009 10:59 pm EDT

Updates for 2009-06-03

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  • Uploading the first pictures from Targeted TRAFFIC ccTLDs in Amsterdam to Flickr http://i.cx/ay (more to come) #
  • .CM registry trying to balance local needs with global interest in their domain. Netcom Supports “Flowers in the Desert” charity. #traffic #
  • .CM Open registrations to start on August 1st, 2009. After a Sunrise period. #traffic #ccTLDs2009 #
  • .CM list of current sunrise applications: http://www.netcom.cm/sunrise/ #
  • Rick Silver talks about n49.ca, his “mass directory development platform” with User Generated Content. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • n49.ca to launch GlobalVillage.org in the near future to share his open platform system. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • Gregg McNair talks about recent acquisitions of PPX as an option of CPA monetization and how it can work for “blocked” domains. #traffic #
  • Photos from Targeted TRAFFIC ccTLDs day 1 now online at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/domainnamenews/sets/72157619175511690/ #
  • Paul Keating, John Berryhill and Howard Neu are talking about UDRPs other disputes and jurisdictions #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • New proposed (with new TLDs) UDRP (URS) only costs $200 and there’s only one panelist, domain is frozen in advance. #traffic #ccTLD #
  • If you file three bogus URS complains, you are not allowed to file any additional ones for a year. Comments are still open at ICANN.org #
  • Paul Keating: If you get a Cease & Desist, give the domain to the complainant + have them sign a release. Do not default on UDRPs. #traffic #
  • Listening to Kevin Ham speak via video conference at #traffic #ccTLDs #

06|02|2009 10:59 pm EDT

Updates for 2009-06-02 (Including TRAFFIC ccTLDs news)

by DNN Tweets in Categories: Tweets

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  • .DE registry DENIC says about 50% of its domains have hyphens in them, about 6.4million #traffic #
  • Nominet (.uk registry) is currently discussing potential release of 2 letter domains for 2010 #traffic #
  • .AT registry offers zonefile access for 300 Euros onetime fee. #traffic #
  • Phil Kingsland of Nominet: 72% of UK residents prefer .UK results in search engines over other TLDs. #
  • NameMedia partners with Domize.com to list AfterNIC DLS names on their site: http://follow.to/71cde #
  • Andrzej Bartosiewicz (from Polish registry) provides .PL information at #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • .PL registry charges less for IDNs. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • .PL offers 14 day traffic tasting as a service on the registry level for €0.20. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • .PL registry offers wait list service for €7, valid for 3 years, 28,552 options active (May 2009). Registry publishes drop lists. #traffic #
  • 6.39% Domains in .PL are parked, the majority of them with Sedo & Namedrive. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • .PL registry tasting service has gone through 100,000 names, 85% of dropped names re-registered via options #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • NXdomain.pl provides daily registry list of the top 100 unresolved nameserver queries for available .PL domains. #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • RicksBlog.com: Candy.com Sale Set to Close: http://xr.com/m71 #
  • Jeffrey Behrendt: For very valuable .IN domains it is advisable to register a trademark for the domain #traffic #ccTLDs #
  • Kevin Ham keynote will be done via Videocast. #traffic #ccTLDs #