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John McCormac

CIO of www.hosterstats.com
Joined on April 20, 2004 – Ireland
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About

John McCormac is the CIO of www.HosterStats.com- the biggest domain and hoster statistics website on the web. HosterStats provides indepth domain statistics for over 5.9 million hosters back to 2000 and a searchable historical DNS database for over 350 million domains in com/net/org/biz/info/mobi/asia/ie/eu/co.uk/us.

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Anatomy of a Domain Name Land Rush

The launch of a new or repurposed Top-Level Domain (TLD) is always surrounded with speculative activity. Some domainers will register domains in the new TLD with hopes of getting rich quick. Others will do so because the same domain in .com is worth a lot of money. And then there are the developers who see the prospect of building a carefully branded website in the new TLD. And with all those proposed new generic Top-Level Domains (gTLDs), this cycle will be repeated. But what does a Domain Name Land Rush look like? more»

Brand Protection Domain Registrations: There Are More Than You Think

One of the major problems for brand owners is protecting the brand in new TLDs. Most new Top-Level Domain (TLD) registries will depend on brand protection registrations for a major part of their registration volume and some may become almost completely dependent on these registrations if the new TLD fails to capture the public's imagination. Short of comparing the registrant data for each individual domain, there is no 100% accurate method of measuring the level of brand protection registrations in a TLD. more»

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Registry ServicesCybersquattingDomain NamesTop-Level DomainsDNSPolicy & RegulationInternet GovernanceICANNWhoisCybercrimeMultilinguismCybersecurityUDRP

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