The Domain Name Association’s 2017 Predictions

From major brands to corner stores, businesses will continue to evolve their ‘dot-com’ strategy to include a new generation of non-traditional domain name extensions. In 2017, domain names will continue their exponential growth (over 27 million registrations since...

Q&A with the DNA’s Interim Chair Rich Merdinger

Rich Merdinger, a 20-year domain name veteran and GoDaddy’s Vice President of Domains, is looking ahead to 2017 as he accepts his new role as interim Chair for The Domain Name Association (“the DNA”). Here’s what he had to say about his new role and what the future...

Recent SEO Success with New Top-Level Domains

Today’s marketers need to pay close attention to search engine optimization (SEO) when selecting a domain name. A recent article from ChurchMag reveals another example of great SEO success achieved with a new domain extension. The American Bible Society launched its...

WorldHostingDays Acquires NamesCon

WorldHostingDays, based in Cologne, Germany, announced that it has acquired the NamesCon conference late last week. WorldHostingDays is the world’s largest series of hosting events for the cloud and hosting industry. They have acquired NamesCon – the largest...