New Domain Name (TLD) Updates Tuesday May 13, 2014 Vol. 12
It’s Tuesday! Time for your weekly New gTLD updates. Read on to learn more:
New gTLDs going LIVE THIS WEEK
TLDs going into Sunrise this week are:
|Dot London Domains Ltd.||.london||$49.95||Already LIVE|
|Donuts||.associates||$39.95||13th May, 2014|
We are also looking to launch .nyc in Sunrise by the end of this week. More details on this in next newsletter.
TLDs going into General Availability this week are:
(Includes Registry Cost)
|Donuts||.works||$29.95||14th May, 2014|
New gTLDs going LIVE NEXT WEEK
TLDs going into Sunrise next week:
|Donuts||.reisen||$19.95||20th May, 2014|
TLDs going into General Availibility next week are:
(Includes Registry Cost)
|Rightside Registry||.dance||TBD||21st May, 2014|
*TBD – To be Decided
New gTLD in Focus
The TLD in focus this week is .EXPERT.
.expert goes LIVE into General Availability on 14th May (tomorrow).
The .expert domain extension will create new naming opportunities for experts in any field who want to have their own web address. It may be registered by any individual, group, or business, making is perfect for experts at home, who help others fix broken appliances or finish DIY projects, experts in philanthropy and charity, who help others start volunteering or find where to donate, and businesses that offer expertise in services, products or customer support.
Here’s the pricing for .expert on the system:
Here’s a look at the selling price for .expert across other Registrars:
.expert already has over 1,300 registrations in the Early Access Program (Landrush). This already makes it a larger namespace than 9 fully launched New gTLDs. So make sure to make the most of .expert and start promoting to your customers now!
- Pricing: For complete details on the New gTLD Pricing, please refer to the pricing page.
- Timelines: You can also see the entire New gTLD Launch schedule on our dedicated calendar.
New gTLD Industry News
- The top 5 New gTLDs are: (as of 13th May)
|.在线(.online – Chinese IDN)||31,161|
- New York City Mayor Announces Next Step For Public Launch of .nyc Domain – Read Article
- Only one new TLD “auction of last resort” to take place in June – Read Article
- .Club becomes the 3rd Most Registered New gTLD – Read Article
- .Expert Gets Over 1,300 Registrations Just In Early Access Program – Read Article
Trust this newsletter has been helpful. Do get in touch in case you have any queries.