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February 15, 2018 By Blog Moderator 1 comment Domain Names

Today, we released the latest issue of theDomain Name Industry Brief, which showed that the fourth quarter of 2017 closed with approximately 332.4 million domain name registrations across all top level domains (TLDs), an increase of approximately 1.7 million domain name registrations as of Dec. 31, 2017.1,2 This is a 0.5 percent increase over the third quarter of 2017 and a 0.9 percent increase, year over year. 1,2

With more than 300 million domain names registered globally, there are numerous examples of trending keywords reflected by domain name registrations. We have shown in the past that there is a correlation between domain name registrations and newsworthy and popular events, as well asanticipated trends.

January 2018 TRENDING KEYWORDS

Here are the top 10 trending keywords registered in January 2018. Any surprises?

With more than 300 million domain names registered globally, there are numerous examples of trending keywords reflected by domain name registrations. We have shown in the past that there is a correlation between domain name registrations and newsworthy and popular events, as well asanticipated trends.

December 2017 TRENDING KEYWORDS

Here are the top 10 trending keywords registered in December 2017. Any surprises?

Verisign Q3 2017 Domain Name Industry Brief: 330.7 Million Domain Names on the Internet in the Third Quarter of 2017

December 19, 2017 By Blog Moderator 2 comments Domain Names

Today, we released the latest issue of theDomain Name Industry Brief, which showed that the third quarter of 2017 closed with approximately 330.7 million domain name registrations across all top level domains (TLDs), a decrease of approximately 1.2 million domain name registrations as of Sept. 30, 2017.1,2 This is a 0.4. percent decrease over the second quarter of 2017 and a 1.1 percent increase, year over year. 1,2

If you send emails to your customers, it’s not only about what you say in your emails, but what your email address says about you. If you use a generic email like Gmail or Yahoo for your business, it might be time to consider something more professional and specific to your business. small businesses still did not have a company branded email.1

Here are a few myths about a customized email address that may be holding you back from growing your online brand:

With more than 300 million domain names registered globally, there are numerous examples of trending keywords reflected by domain name registrations. We have shown in the past that there is a correlation between domain name registrations and newsworthy and popular events, as well asanticipated trends.

November 2017 TRENDING KEYWORDS

Here are the top 10 trending keywords registered in November 2017. Any surprises?

Q3 2017 DDoS Trends Report: 29 Percent of Attacks Employed Five or More Attack Types

December 7, 2017 By Blog Moderator 1 comment DDoS Protection, Security

Verisign just released its Q3 2017 DDoS Trends Report, which represents a unique view into the attack trends unfolding online, through observations and insights derived from distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack mitigations enacted on behalf of Verisign DDoS Protection Services and security research conducted by Verisign Security Services.

Download your free copy of the Q3 2017 DDoS Trends ReportTo establish connectivity with other users and devices, almost anything that interfaces with the internet depends on the accuracy, integrity and availability of the Domain Name System (DNS). Most online transactions and data movement are critically dependent on DNS services.

As such, DNS is an important point of security enforcement and a potential point in the Cyber Kill Chain for many cyber attacks. Organizations are beginning to recognize this and are using DNS security mechanisms as a first line of defense for preventing or mitigating online threats.
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