Are You in the .VIP Line?

Posted on

  • email
  • twitter
  • facebook
  • share this

share this


The new .VIP domain name extension has had the best launch of any new top-level domain to date.


 SUBSCRIBE to Website Magazine & Accelerate 'Net Success


nTLDStats revealed this morning that the domain is the new record holder for registrations in 1 hour, 12 hours and 24 hours after general availability. At the time of writing, there were 115,000 .VIP registrations.

The domain looks to be quite popular in China - in fact, the top five registars of the extension are all Chinese and account for 95,000 of the .VIP registrations.

Domain Name Wire suggested that the domain's initial success was likely a result of low premium prices on a number of its best domains, and because premiums are only charged the first year of registration. 

Login To Comment


Become a Member

Not already a part of our community? Sign up to participate in the discussion. It's free and quick.

Sign Up

Be the first to comment on this article

999 E Touhy Ave
Des Plaines, IL 60018

Toll Free: 1.800.817.1518
International: 1.773.628.2779
Fax: 1.773.272.0920
Email: info@websitemagazine.com

Facebook


Twitter