31 Oct 2014

The top level domain (TLD) name boom


We are currently seeing the biggest increase in new top level domains names since the rise of the web. Domains like .com, .net, .co.uk and .org.uk are by now are very familiar, and a few more obscure ones, such as .biz and .info, have been around for a few years. This year, ICANN and the other regional bodies that oversees domain names has decided to release a plethora of new domains, with many of them are becoming available for the first time this autumn. We have already seen the release of the .uk domain earlier this year, but at the moment new non-country specific top level domains are