15 Mar '12, 10am

New US/UK survey: almost half of major consumer brands to apply for a dot Brand TLD #gTLD #ICANN

New survey from Afilias shows that 44 percent of large companies intend to submit a dot Brand application, but few are aware of the limited application period Leading registry services provider Afilias today announced the results of a USA / UK survey, conducted by Vanson Bourne, on dot Brand top-level domains (TLDs). The survey found that 82 percent of major brands are aware of the opportunity to apply for a dotBrand TLD, and 54 percent of those “aware” companies intend to apply for a dot Brand TLD; that is a total of 44 percent of all companies surveyed who plan to apply. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is now accepting applications for new dot Brand TLDs, but will close the application window on April 12, 2012 — less than one month from now. Afilias commissioned the February 2012 survey of 200 consumer-facing businesses with 3,000-10,000+ ...

Full article: http://afilias.info/news/2012/03/14/almost-half-major-con...

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